The Dutch Caribbean. Foto’s uit Suriname en de Nederlandse Antillen.

Amsterdam, De Arbeidespers, 1978.

Oblong 4to, pp. 5-112 (complete); black & white plates; printed stiff-paper wrappers, front cover with a French fold; a fine copy.


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First edition, signed by Diepraam on the title-page and dated January 1980, with an Introduction in parallel English and Dutch by Gerard van Westerloo. A personal selection of images of Surinam, Aruba, Curação etc. taken 1973-8 – on the eve of independence. ‘Seldom were the consequences of Dutch colonialism more penetratingly depicted’ (Dutch Eyes, p. 334)

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