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The bay of Saparua


The bay of Saparua

Hogeboom, Johannes

View of the bay of Saparua, a bird's eye view of the coast.

Part of a set of six manuscript charts pertaining to the construction of forts on the island of Saparua or Honimoa (Coll. Bodel Nijenhuis COLLBN 002-12-094, COLLBN 002-12-095, COLLBN 006-12-024 t/m 027).

Visible is the rock on which Fort Duurstede was built in 1675.

Please contact Bodel Nijenhuis / Universiteitsbibliotheek Leiden for reuse and copyrights.

Sources and literature

Deimann, Clemens, Fort Duurstede: interpreting Hogebooms maps of Saparua through the methods of Harley (unpublished paper) (2016)