Het oud Huis van den Ambonschen Landvoogt (..) - Valentijn (1724)

  • Technic: Engraving on hand laid paper.
  • Condition: Good, given age. Two original folds, as issued. A crease along one of the folds. Top margin with small damages (not affecting image). Left and top margins a little browned and with small stains. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
  • Date: 1724
  • Overall size: 19 x 15,6 inch
  • Image size: 15,1 x 11,9 inch

€ 174,50($ 205.37 / £ 159.33)

.. Het oud Huis van den Ambonschen Landvoogt (..) - Valentijn (1724)

Description: Antique print, titled: 'Het oud Huis van den Ambonschen Landvoogt. - De oude Hollandsche Kerk. - De nieuwe Hollandsche Kerk. - Een Theeng.' - Four images on one sheet: 'The old house of the Governor of Ambon. - The old Dutch Church. - The new Dutch Church. - A Theeng.' A Theeng is probably an altar of sorts.

From the monumental: "Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën ..." by François Valentyn / Valentijn, published in 1724-1726. VOC.

Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Frederik Ottens' after an anonymous artist. Frederik Ottens (active first half 18th c.) was a draughtsman, etcher and engraver.