Jakobus Isaak - SOLD

Cobus van Bosch (b 1962)
Jakobus Isaak
Oil on canvas
36 x 50 cm
Sold - 2011

Jakobus Isaak (#Khaxab gaib |Aiomab, died 1892) was captain of the Berseba Nama or |Hai-|khauan (Namibia) from 1873 to 1892. Isaak is remembered as one of the organisers of the Okahandja Peace Conference in 1870 as well as for his role in a united front against the Cape colonial powers. He and his people were supporters of the guerrilla leader Hendrik Witbooi.