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Papua New Guinea

In 1836 M.G.L. Domeny de Rienzi's Océanie ou Cinquième Partie du Monde was published by Firmin Didot Frères in Paris, France.

The prints of Papua New Guinea which follow are from this classic three-volume work.

The images below are details. To view the complete engravings, click on the thumbnails.


Indigenous men, Papua Kouaoui village, Papua view of Dori Bay, West Papua making fire, Veguiou Island

Indigenous men, Papua

Kouaoui village,
Papua

view of Dori Bay, West Papua

making fire, Veguiou Island

view of Manavai, Papua Guebe Island, West Papua anchorage at Rawak Island, West Papua Masmapi Island, West Papua

view of Manavai, Papua

Guebe Island, West Papua

anchorage at Rawak Island, West Papua

Masmapi Island, West Papua

chiefly costumes, West Papua sacred house at Dori, West Papua view of Carteret Bay, New Ireland working a forge, Rawak Island

chiefly costumes, West Papua

sacred house at Dori, West Papua

view of Carteret Bay, New Ireland

working a forge, Rawak, West Papua


other De Rienzi engravings:   Australia | Indonesia | Papua | South Pacific | Tahiti | Timor | Tonga
 
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