Boreels Eylanden (..) - Valentijn (1726)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Small worm hole outside image. Text on verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1726
  • Overall size: 20.5 x 34 cm.
  • Image size: 16 x 14.5 cm.

Description: Antique print titled '1. Boreels Eylanden, 2. Storm Bay, 3. Zuyd Caep, 4. Tasmans Eyland'. Antique print of Tasmania, with two Dutch vessels off shore. 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.