Welcome to our collection of antique military and political prints. We offer military and political prints published by Van Schley, Heine, Schouten and many other artists and engravers. Find military and political prints of emperors, battles, weapons, army and more.
Plate: 'De Stadt Palembang met haer 3 Fortressen'. (The city of Palembang with its 3 fortresses.) This plate shows the city of Palembang in South Sumatra, Indonesia. The city is under fire by warships. With legend.
Views/scenes: 'Funerailles cruelles des Rois de Java. - Chateau flottant sur l'eau.' (Cruel funerals by the kings of Java. - Floating castle on water.) These plates surrounded by a decorative border show scenes on Java, Indonesia. Extremely rare in this edition.
Plate: 'De Koninklyke Pagode, en het Paleys verovert.' (Conquest of the Royal Pagode and Palace by the VOC Dutch.) Coulang / Coylan / Kallam, India, december 1661.
Antique print, titled: 'Pulo Tymon / [Cambodische Koning].' - A view of Pulau Timun (?), a small island West of Cambodia. On the rear an image of the court of the Cambodian king. According to the text the palace was guarded by 16 elephants and 24 cannons. The gathering around the king consists of counsillors (Okinas) and Priests (Tonimnes).
Antique print, titled: 'Hollanders geplaatst nevens vier Jesuiten.' - ('Dutch placed beside four Jesuits'). Dutch emissaries visit a Japanese court, with four Portuguese Jesuit missionaries.
Antique print, titled: 'Palais du Dairo a Miaco. 't Hof van den Dairo te Miako.' - A view of the Daidairi, the original imperial palace complex in Kyoto (then known as Miaco).
Antique print, titled: 'Afbeeldinge vant Maghtich Keyserlyck Casteel Osacca geleegen int groot Ryck Jappan besuyden de Stadt Osacce inde provinsie Qioo.' - ('Image of the Mighty Imperial Castle Osaka'). A bird's eye view of Osaka Castle, Japan.
Antique print, titled: 'Bestorming van 't slot Osacca.' - ('Siege of Osaka Castle'). The forces of Tokugawa Shogunate besieges the city held by the Toyotomi Clan in two campaigns lasting from 1614 to 1615. The siege put an end to the last major armed opposition to the establishment of the Tokugawa Shogunate.
Plate: 'La ville de Dabul. - Reverence jounaliere des ministres d'Etat au Roi de Decan.' (The city of Dabul on the Malabar coast, India - Daily bows by the Ministers of State for the King of Deccan, India.) View on the left of a coastal scene with VOC merchants and ships. Extremely rare in this edition.
Plate: 'Audience des Rois de Cambodia dans leur Palais defendu pas 16 elephants et 24 pieces de canon. (Audience before the Kings of Cambodia in their Palace, protected by 16 elephants and 24 canons.) Extremely rare in this edition.
Plate 22: 'Trone de l'Empereur de Japon.' (Throne of the Japanese Emperor.) This plate shows the Emperor of Japan in his court with his entourage. Extremely rare in this edition.
Antique Print 'Vue de la Batterie Anjol.' (View of the fortress of Anjol.) This plate shows a view of the Anjol fortress near Batavia / Jakarta in Indonesia.
Antique Print: 'Vue du Fort Noortwyck.' (View of Fort Noordwijk.) This plate shows a view of Fort Noordwijk (coming from Rijswijk) near Batavia/Jakarta in Indonesia.
Antique Print 'Vue du Fort Noortwyck.' (View of Fort Noordwijk.) This plate shows a view of Fort Noordwijk (coming from Jacatra/Jakarta) near Batavia/Jakarta in Indonesia.