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Vue du Groupe des Pitons du Nord-Ouest, prise du Potiche

Vue du Groupe des Pitons du Nord-Ouest, prise du Potiche

Artist: Moreau de Jonnes, Alexandre

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1808-1810

Shelfmark: Add. 49362 B

Item number: ff.9

Length: 123

Width: 199

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Manuscript

This sketch was drawn by Alexandre Moreau de Jonnès, an officer in the French Navy in the early 19th century. At the time this sketch was drawn the French occupied the island. In the foreground of the sketch 2 men can be seen playing cards in front of some small simple dwellings. In the background the mountain peaks dominate the landscape.

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