The Dutch Colony of the Cape of Good Hope. L. S. DE LA ROCHETTE.

The Dutch Colony of the Cape of Good Hope

London: 1795.

Map. Hand colored engraving. 23" x 17 1/2".

IN 1794, the Dutch East India company went bankrupt and the British seized the Colony. Louis Stanislaw d'Arcy Delarochette (1731 - 1802) was a British cartographer and engraver based in late 18th century London. William Faden (1750-1836) was an 18th century English cartographer, engraver, mapseller, and publisher as well as 'Geographer to His Majesty & to his H.R.H. the Prince of Wales, George III & George IV. This is a beautiful example of their work.

Language: English

Price: $750.00

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