Gezicht van het Eiland, Goeree. Vue de l'Isle de Goeree.Tiré de la Collections des Ports d'Hollande dessinés par M'D'D jong dans le meme port.
Copper engraving. Plate 198 x 236mm. 7¾ x 9¼".
Île de Gorée, is an island set away from the main harbour of Dakar. The island is famous for the location of the Maison des esclaves built by an Afro-French Metis family c.1780. The island played a role in the Atlantic slave trade, when slaves were processed or transported from the island fortress.
See: NMM: PAF7381. for larger engraving by Sallieth.
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