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[The reception of Jean-Francois de la Perouse at Mission Carmel in 1786, California]
Cardero, Jose (1768-after 1800), Spanish, artist
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Bancroft Library
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Honeyman (Robert B., Jr.) - Collection of Early Californian and Western American Pictorial Material
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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.
Drawing on paper: ink, wash, and pencil 21.5 x 25.8 cm., visible image
BANC PIC 1963.002:1311--FR
California, Northern
Expeditions & surveys
Indians of North America
Rites & ceremonies
Voyages to the Pacific

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