The name De Maribus was inspired in the title of the work by Paulus Merula (1558-1607), which was published in 1633 along with the rather more famous De Mari Libero of another Dutch scholar: Hugo Grotius (1583-1645). They are unfortunately not the editors of this blog. Those are:
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The painting depicted in the banner is The Noord-Nieuwland in Table Bay, 1762, currently kept at the Iziko William Fehr Collection (Castle of Good Hope). This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or less.
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