Antique Print of the City and Fortress of Kachao by Van Schley (1747)

  • Condition: Very good, general age-related toning. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1747
  • Overall size: 19.6 x 25.4 cm.
  • Image size: 14 x 19.8 cm.

€ 84,50

Description: Antique print titled 'Gezigt van de Stad en 't Fort van Kachao'. View of the city and Fortress of Kachao, Guinea Bissau, Africa. 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.