Author Results for J. F. L. De Balbian Verster

A Japanese Print of a Dutch East Indiaman

By J. F. L. De Balbian Verster

A description of a print of the 1737 built Dutch East Indiaman Schellach, drawn whilst she was in Japan in1748-9, and given by the Mikado to Rear-Admiral Sir M. W. Van Rensselaer Bowier commander of the Koningin Emma in Japan in 1881 as a souvenir of the old relations between Japan and Holland after the […] Read More

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