[Netherlands] Willem van Outhoorn. Gouverneur Generaal. van Nederlands Indien.A.A.P.
I.V. Braam et G.O. Linden exc. cum Privil. [n.d. c.1750.]
Engraving. Plate 285 x 184mm. 11¼ x 7¼". Wormholes.
Willem van Outhoorn (1635-1720) was Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies from 1691 to 1704. He was sent by his father to the Netherlands to study Law at the University of Lieden, and shortly afterward he became a member of the Council of Justice in Batavia. In 1692 he was became President of the Council of Justice and seven years later President of the College van Heemraden. Also in 1689 he was appointed First Counsellor and Director-General of the Dutch East Indies.
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