Curiosities from the Indies
Egmont, weduwe Jacobus van / Anoniem / Anonymous
Eight illustrations ranged in two vertical rows of four:
A many-headed dragon;
Fishermen and pearl divers in boats;
Field marshall with subjects and penguin;
Indonesians or Indians making a boat from a log;
Bay with fisherfolk. According to a text on a similar picture (RP-P-OB-75-375), the print shows a bay on the island of Mauritius, for this print comes from 'Begin ende Voortgang'. The text below another, similar picture (RP-P-OB-47-490) mentions the harbour of St. Lucie, Madagascar.
Measurements of each individual picture: around 65 x 127 mm.Please contact Rijksmuseum Amsterdam for reuse and copyrights.