De Maleische Kampong Te Makasser. Quater Malais a Makasser.
Uitgegeven by, Frans Buffa en Zonen te Amsterdam. [n.d. c.1846.]
Framed. Lithograph with hand colour. Image area 210 x 300mm (8¼ x 11¾"). Unexamined out of frame.
A view of the busy Malayan Quarter in Makassar on the island of Celebes, Sulawesi, part of the Sunda Islands, Indonesia. Charles William Meredith van de Velde (1818-98), was a sailor, doctor and watercolourist. From "Gezigten uit Nečrlands Indiė, naar de natuur geteekend en beschreven", of which the drawings were made when Van de Velde was a midshipman on the ZM Triton and later when he was working in Batavia for the Commission for the Improvement of Maps and Charts of Indonesia.
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