Souvenir de l'Ile Bourbon N°21. PONT DE LA RIVIERE D'ABORD. The plate has been drawn and lithographed by Roussin.
The plate is dated 1847 July 2. Roussin was in the Marine army. He has been affected in Bourbon island in 1842. He married a Creole and stayed in Bourbon island.
He realised a lot of. Published in "Souvenirs de l'Ile Bourbon" and "Album de la Reunion", which are very famous.
In 1855, he co-founded the Société des Sciences et des Arts de la Réunion. The name of the island changed from Bourbon to Reunion after the French revolution in 1793, the name "Bourbon" was not accepted by the revolutionary.
Size with margins : 34,5 x 26 cm / 13,3 x 10,2 inches. Very good condition, handed colored. St Denis (ile de la Reunion).
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