"Parrel Vissery voor toute Conryn", Nieuhoff, Johann
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
14.2 x 10.8 inches
36.1 x 27.4 cm
An uncommon view of pearl fishing in the port of Tuticorin, in southern India. A numbered key at the upper right locates the points of interest. Titled in a banner across the sky.
An attractive example with a tear on the left, just entering the view, and repaired on the verso with archival tape.