Don Alvaro, King of Kongo, Receving Dutch Delegation, 1642

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Image Reference

Thomas Astley (ed.), A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels (London, 1745-47), vol. 3, plate 23, facing p. 257. (Copy in Special Collections, University of Virginia Library)

King on throne surrounded by bodyguards/retainers with Dutch emissaries kneeling in front of him. Contrast with images B019 and FER3 on this website.