Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868)
Océanie: Ilots a Uvea (Wallis) pêche aux palmes 1845, 1863, final state of six (Schneiderman, 88.vi). Identified within the plate. Etching on laid paper with "HUDELIST" watermark, plate size 6 1/4 x 13 1/4 in. (15.9 x 33.7 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 2 3/4 inches or more, collector's stamp l.r., annotations to lower margin and verso.
N.B. Sold for the benefit of the collections of the Smith College Museum of Art.