A View near the Roode Sand Pass at the Cape of Good Hope.
Published as the Act directs by William Miller, Albermarle Street, May 1st 1809.
Coloured aquatint, 455 x 600mm (18 x 23½"). Repair in lower margin running slightly into title area.
The 'Roode Zand' (Red Sand) Pass inland of the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa. Plate to Henry Salt's 'Twenty-four views in St. Helena, the Cape, India, Ceylon, the Red Sea, Abyssinia and Egypt'. Salt's drawings were made when he accompanied Lord Valentia as his secretary on a mission to Abyssinia, to conclude an alliance there.
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