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Auction 181, Lot 660

"Een Gedeelte van het Gouverneurs Huys op Colombo... [on sheet with] Speelhuys aan de Zeekant Staande voor het Voorhuys van den Gouverneur, op Colombo [and] Buytenhuys van den Gouverneur... [and] Buytenhuys van Agteren", Valentyn, Francois

Subject: Colombo, Sri Lanka

Period: 1726 (circa)

Publication: Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien…

Color: Hand Color

14.6 x 11.9 inches
37.1 x 30.2 cm

This sheet includes four views of various homes of the Governor in Colombo. Engraved by D. Jongman.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.VALN-1a.

Condition: A

A crisp impression on a sheet with a fleur-de-lis watermark and minor toning along the centerfold.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $55

Closed on 2/10/2021