“Woman from Caffraria”

Fran├žois Le Vaillant. From Travels from the Cape of Good-Hope, into the Interior Parts of Africa: Including Many Interesting Anecdotes; with Elegant Plates, Descriptive of the Country and Inhabitants, 1790.

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Detail, woman from Caffraria. Francois Le Vaillant was a French explorer, ornithologist, and writer who traveled through southern Africa in the 1780s. This plate portrays a woman from the region then known as Caffraria.

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Full page, woman from Caffraria.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Woman from Caffraria
Short Title Woman from Caffraria, 1790
Book Title Travels from the Cape of Good-Hope, into the Interior Parts of Africa: Including Many Interesting Anecdotes; with Elegant Plates, Descriptive of the Country and Inhabitants
Place of Publication London
Publisher William Lane
Creator Fran├žois Le Vaillant
Publication Date 1790
Volume Vol. 2
Pages Plate facing p. 263
Call Number G 74 .498
Location General Collections 2nd floor