Antique Print of Cabo Verde by Van Schley (c.1750)

  • Condition: Very good, general age-related toning. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: c.1750
  • Overall size: 19.7 x 25.4 cm.
  • Image size: 13.7 x 19.5 cm.

€ 82,50

Description: Antique print titled 'Gezigt van Kabo Verde' and 'Zydelings Gezigt van Kabo Verde'. Old print of Cabo Verde with a double view of the island coast. Engraved by J. van Schley for a Dutch edition of 'l'Histoire Generale des Voyages', by Antoine François Prévost (the Abbé Prévost).

Artists and Engravers: 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.