Mauritius from the "Pouce"
Type IIA

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The Mississippi arrived at Mauritius on the 18th of February. The expedition spent approximately 10 days there. This is a view of port from the "Pouce," apparently one of the many "lofty hills" that surrounded the Port of Mauritius.

The titles/lettering read:

  • From nature by Heine. Figures by Brown. (Type I)
  • J. Queen delt. (Type I only)
  • P.S. Duval & Co's Lithogy. Philada (Type I)
  • P.S. Duval & Co's steam litho press Phila (Type II)
  • P.S. Duval & Co's Lith Phila (Type IIA)

Condition. Clean

I have observed more than one type of this lithograph. I call this lithograph Type IIA. For information on the types, click here. Type I has three inscriptions. (left, middle and right) directly under the image and inside the image box. Type IIA has only the right inscription and it is outside the image box.

Landscape Format

Page Size (cm): 28.8x22.3cm

Image Size (cm): Width-22.7, Height-15.4, Diagonal-27.5


Attribution: This lithograph has been positively confirmed to be from the Beverley Tucker, Senate Printing (1856), of the Narrative.

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