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Cornelis de Bruins Reizen over Moskovie, door Persie en Indie

Collection Data

Description
Some 300 drawings of people, buildings, plants and animals made by Dutch artist and traveler Cornelis de Bruyn during his voyages to Moscow, Persia and East Indies in 1701-1708.
Names
Bruyn, Cornelis de, 1652-1727 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1714
Place: Amsteldam
Publisher: R. en G. Wetstein, J. Oosterwyk, H. van de Gaete, boekverkopers
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: Slav. Reserve 90-4456 no. 76 (Bates)
Topics
Voyages and travels
Soviet Union -- Description and travel
East Indies -- Description and travel
Iran -- Description and travel
Genres
Prints
Notes
Acquisition: The Oleg Ivanovich Pantuhoff Collection, donated to the NYPL in his memory by Oleg Olegovich Pantuhoff (Col. John L. Bates).
Funding: DOE Title II-c Project "Old and Rare."
Content: "Verrykt met driehondert kunstplaten, vertoonende de beroemste lantschappen en steden, ook de byzondere dragten, beesten, gewassen en planten, die daar gevonden worden: voor al derzelver oudheden, en wel voornamentlyk heel uitvoerig, die van het heerlyke en van oudts de geheele werrelt door befaemde hof van Persepolis, by den Persianen Tchilminar genaemt / alles door den auteur zelf met groote naeukeurigheit na't leven afgetekent, en nooit voor dezen in't ligt gebragt."
Physical Description
Extent: [6], 472, [12] p., ca. 200 leaves of plates (part fold.) : ill., maps (part fold.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPX92-B1270
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11544489
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 600b22d0-c6c1-012f-6852-58d385a7bc34
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