Antique Print of Batavia by Nieuhof (1668)



Description: Antique print Indonesia  titled ‘La ville de Batavie. De Stadt Batavia. Chateau de Batavia. ‘t Casteel van Batavia’. Antique print with a view on the city of Djakarta, Indonesia. Below, a view from the sea on the Castle of Batavia with its ramparts. Several ships are depicted. This print originates from the Latin edition of Nieuhof’s work titled ‘Legatio batavica ad magnum Tartariæ chamum Sungteium (..)’.


Artists and Engravers: Johan / Jan / Johannes Nieuhof / Nieuhoff / Neuhof (1618-1672) was a Dutch traveler who wrote about his journeys to Brazil, China and India.

  • Date: 1668
  • Overall size: 37.5 x 31 cm. (with passepartout)
  • Image size: 29 x 18 cm.
  • Condition: Good, toning on folding line. Few small spots, please study image carefully.
  • Purchase code: P2333
  • Price in IDR : 4.000.000