Siamsche Rochevellen - Valentijn (1726)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Small worm hole outside image. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1726
  • Overall size: 20.5 x 34 cm.
  • Image size: 17.5 x 27 cm.

€ 108,50

Description: Antique print Thailand titled 'Siamsche Rochevellen'. Engraving of drying sting ray skins on the beach, with below a lettered key A-M. This print originates from 'Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën' by F. Valentijn.

Artists and Engravers: François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1694 and 1705 to 1713 and travelled extensively in the VOC's lands.