[Dutch East Indies.]
Watercolour. 76 x 110mm (3 x 4¼").
During the 17th century mills started to spread to the Cape Colony. In 1652 the Cape Colony was founded by Jan van Riebeeck as a re-supply station for the Dutch East India Company. Black farmers seen here collecting crops from the fields; the mill seen to the right; another mill in the background.
[Ref: 31309] £220.00