Atsjien II – Valentijn (1726)



Description: Antique print Indonesia titled ‘Atsjien’. Bird’s eye-view of the Town of Atjien on the northernmost point of Sumatra. This print originates from ‘Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën’ by F. Valentijn.


Artists and Engravers: François Valentijn (1666-1727), a missionary, worked at Amboina from 1684 to 1694 and 1705 to 1713 and travelled extensively in the VOC’s lands.

  • Date: 1726
  • Overall size: 41 x 34 cm.
  • Image size: 36 x 27 cm.
  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning and some foxing. Please study image carefully.
  • Purchase code: BGRN-240