Many Dutchmen kept dogs to help in the hunt. Detail from “Landdag Ceremony on Taiwan,” drawing by Caspar Schmalkalden. Used by permission of the Gotha Research Library (Gotha Forschungsbibliotek) (finding aid: Chart. B 533, fos. 288v–299).

From How Taiwan became Chinese: Dutch, Spanish, and Han colonization in the seventeenth century by Tonio Andrade

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  • Company Soldiers with Hunting Dog, c. 1652 Many Dutchmen kept dogs to help in the hunt. Detail from “Landdag Ceremony on Taiwan,” drawing by Caspar Schmalkalden. Used by permission of the Gotha Research Library (Gotha Forschungsbibliotek) (finding aid: Chart. B 533, fos. 288v–299).