A View of the Dutch-Fortifications and Port of Batavia.
[British, n.d., c.1778.]
Hand-coloured engraving, 190 x 300mm. 7½ x 11¾". Slight time staining.
Indigenous shipping in front of a prospect of colonial Jakarta, the capital and largest city of Indonesia. Plate to Charles Theodore Middleton's 'A new and complete system of Geography ... Embellished ... with ... copper plates, etc.', London 1777-78.
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