Zuid-west Gezigt van't Fort Winneba (..) - Van der Schley (1747)

  • Technic: Engraving / etching on hand laid paper.
  • Condition: Good, given age. Original middle fold as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
  • Date: 1747
  • Overall size: 12,2 x 9,1 inch
  • Image size: 11 x 7,8 inch

€ 74,50

Description: Antique print, titled: 'Zuid-west Gezigt van't Fort Winneba, of Wimba (…)' - South-West view of the British Fort Winneba or Wimba, Ghana, Africa, with plan.

Source unknown, to be determined.

Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Jakob van der Schley' after an anonymous artist. Jakob van der Schley (Amsterdam 1715-1779) was a Dutch draughtsman and engraver. He studied under Bernard Picart and became heavily influenced by his style.