Groote Waterval Naby Tornado. Cataracte Pred De Tornado.
UItgegeven by, Frans Buffa en Zonen te Amsterdam. [n.d. c.1846.]
Lithograph with hand colour, printed on chine laid on paper with printed title. Image area 310 x 210mm (12¼ x 8¼"). Foxed.
A view of the waterfall on the river Tondano, Sulawesi, Indonesia, with a canvas tent to the left, and a mountainous landscape in the distance. 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.
[Ref: 35200] £220.00