Antique Print of Fort Winneba by Van der Schley (1748)

  • Condition: Good, given age. Original middle fold as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1748
  • Overall size: 31 x 23 cm.
  • Image size: 28 x 19.8 cm.

€ 94,50

Description: Antique print titled 'Vue Sud Ouest du Fort de Winnebra ou Wimbra - Zuid-west Gezigt van't Fort Winneba, of Wimba (..)'. South-West view of the British Fort Winneba or Wimba, Ghana, Africa, with plan. This print originates from 'Historische beschryving der reizen, of Nieuwe en volkoome verzameling van de aller-waardigste en zeldsaamste Zee- en Landtogten' by P. de Hondt. 

Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Jakob van der Schley (Amsterdam 1715-1779), a Dutch draughtsman and engraver. He studied under Bernard Picart and became heavily influenced by his style.