View of the Tangerang entrenchment near Batavia
pen and brush
35,5 x 52 cm
TAN GARANG. Nord Ost
banderole / cartouche / ornamentation
survey / view
Jakarta [Batavia, Battavia, Batvia]
Tangerang [Tangerang, Tangarang, Tangeran, Tangerangh]
National Library of Indonesia
inventory no. BG 01
View of the Tangerang field entrenchment near Batavia, now (in 2002) a shopping centre in the town of Tangerang, 30 kilometres west of Jakarta.
The fort has bastions on both sides, flanking the right hand bastion is a wooden clock tower.
Depicted in the foreground left are two gentlemen in conversation.
Cf. National Library of Indonesia, inv. nr. BW 57.