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Bélam-cánda-scbúlármani: Draakestein 1678-1703

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  • Title: Bélam-cánda-scbúlármani
  • Author: Hendrik van Rheede tot Draakestein
  • Date: 1678-1703
  • Medium: Copperplate engraving
  • Condition: Very Good +
  • Inches: 16 7/8 x 13 1/4 [Plate Mark]
  • Centimeters: 42.86 x 33.66 [Plate Mark]
  • Product ID: 232386

Botanical by Hendrik van Rheede tot Draakestein, a naturalist and colonial administrator for the Dutch East India Company (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie). He served as a governor of Dutch Malabar along the southwest coast of India from 1669-76 and headed the effort to produce Hortus Malabaricus, a book which documented and described 740 plants native to the region.