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Plants, fish and a landscape from the East Indies, including pepper, cocoa, indigo and coffee plants. Line engraving after C. de Bruins, 1706.

  • Bruyn, Cornelis de, 1652-1727.
Date
[1718]
Reference
20209i
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Description

The fish are named by the artist as being rock-fish, carp, stone bream, sawfish, bird-fish, gold-fish, ikam-ka-katoua and crayfish.

Publication/Creation

[Amsterdam], [1718]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving

Lettering

Sering-ing Plante dun poivrier Poissons singuliers Poissons singuliers Indigo Caffe et feuilles dun arbre sauvage Plante kakao B.M.F.

References note

See further: Cornelis de Bruins, Travels into Muscovy, Persia, and ... East Indies... transl. from... french, London, 1737

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 20209i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • French


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