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Last NameGoupil    
Given NameErnest Auguste    
alt. NamesE. A. G. ;    
Year born1814 c.    
Year died1839, not 1840 or 1841 as sometimes claimed    
Place of deathburied in Hobart, Tasmania, in Jan. 1840    
Father's occupation    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked fordraughtsman of Jules Sebastian César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) during a French expedition to Oceania & the South Pole 1837-40, cf. http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exp%C3%A9dition_Dumont_d%27Urville    
Patronageappointed by the Marine Ministry as draftsman to the expedition led by Dumont d'Urville     
Collaboratorslithographer Léon Jean Baptiste Sabatier (1xxx-1887) & lithographer P. Blanchard ; lithographer Bayot ;    
Techniqueszoological, anthropological, ethnological, architectural, topographical, and geographical drawing    
Archival sourcesNational Library of Australia: www.nla.gov.au/pub/nlanews/2011/mar11/ernest-auguste-goupil.pdf ; http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/2993617    
Published sourcesNissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; eulogy written anonymously by ‘one of his friends, a companion of the voyage’, in volume 8 of Dumont d’Urville’s Voyage au Pôle Sud et dans l’Océanie (1845) ; Elizabeth Truswell in Nat. Libr. Magazine 22 (2011) ;    
otherDraughtsman during a French expedition to Oceania & the South Pole, 1837; also Mediterranean coast of France. He also travelled to Algiers & North Africa.    

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