Story: Marion du Fresne, Marc Joseph

Death of Marc Joseph Marion du Fresne

Death of Marc Joseph Marion du Fresne

This scene of Marion du Fresne's (1724?–1772) death was drawn by the French artist Charles Meryon, who spent time in New Zealand in the 1840s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Reference: G-824-3
Crayon, pencil and chalk by Charles Meryon

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

How to cite this page:

John Dunmore. 'Marion du Fresne, Marc Joseph', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1990. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 February 2021)