View of the castle at Batavia, seen from the timberyard to the Waterpoort
Anoniem / Anonymous
View of the castle at Batavia, seen from the timberyard to the Waterpoort.
In the foreground wood is being chopped, sorted and stacked. To the right, near the storage depot, a dog and a pig. Centre back the castle wall with its opulent classical gate (Waterpoort) is shown. To the right a vantage point with flagpole (Culemborg bastion), with in front the Vijverpoort and to the extreme right the Vierkantspoort. Several boats are shown on the river.
Compare with the drawing held by the Rijksmuseum, inv. nr. RP-T-FM-75.Please contact Atlas Van Stolk for reuse and copyrights.