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Title
[The reception of Jean-Francois de la Perouse at Mission Carmel in 1786, California]
Creator
Cardero, Jose (1768-after 1800), Spanish, artist
Date Created and/or Issued
[1791-1792]
Publication Information
Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
Rights Information
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Description
Scene of La Perouse and his party being received at Mission Carmel in 1786 by mission fathers; Indians lined up left of center; chapel and other buildings in background; three bells and cross in front of chapel. The present day church in Carmel (Mission San Carlos Borromeo, Carmel, Calif.) was subsequently built on this site.
Handwritten title (LC, insert from original mount): Copia de un dibujo que deja el Pintor del Conde dela Perouse a los Padres de la Mision del Carmelo en Monterey. Signature (according to Inventory Sheets): [Cardero, Jose] (not confirmed during 1/98 survey). Printed (UR): 26. Lines and perspective grid visible. Inscriptions in Spanish.
Type
image
Format
Drawing on paper: ink, wash, and pencil 21.5 x 25.8 cm., visible image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf509nb5m2
BANC PIC 1963.002:1311--FR
Subject
California, Northern
Churches
Expeditions & surveys
Indians of North America
Missions
Rites & ceremonies
Voyages to the Pacific

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