Rumpf (Rumphius), Georg Eberhard (1628-1702). German-born Dutch naturalist, enlisted with the Dutch West and East Indian Company; blind from 1670 and staying in Ambon mainly dedicating himself to the writinng of his publications.  
Rumpf (Rumphius), Georg Eberhard (1628-1702). German-born Dutch naturalist, enlisted with the Dutch West and East Indian Company; blind from 1670 and staying in Ambon mainly dedicating himself to the writinng of his publications.
From: Flora van Nederlandsch IndiŽ by Friedrich Anton Wilhelm Miquel.
Amsterdam, C.G. van der Post, etc., 1855. Lithograph by Ch. Binger after C.C.A. Last (sheet 133 x 226 mm). Foxed and stained (mainly marginal).
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