Antique Print of the Fortress on Cheribon by Valentijn (1726)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related tonig. Minor wear, Dutch text on verso. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1726
  • Overall size: 20.5 x 33 cm.
  • Image size: 17 x 27 cm.

€ 96,50($ 113.57 / £ 88.11)

Description: Antique print titled 'Caarte van het fort de Beschermer Gelegen op Tsjeribon. Caarte van de Pagger op Tagal. ' A plan of the fortress 'de Beschermer' located on Cheribon (Java) and a plan of the small fort (Pagger or Pagar) near Tegal. 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.