Original etching/engraving on a verge type handlaid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 19 x 25 cm. The image size is ca. 18 x 21 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 7.5 x 9.8 inch. The image size is ca. 7.1 x 8.3 inch.
Original antique print: 1. Brindeiera. 2. Brindon. 3. Jamboleira blanca. 4. Jambo. 5. Jangomeira. 6. Jangoma. (1.2. Brindon-tree and fruit. 3.4. Jambo-tree and fruit. 5.6. Jangoma-tree and fruit.) This original engraving originates from ‘Historische Beschryving der Reizen, of Nieuwe of Volkome Verzameling van de allerwaardigste en zeldzaamste zee- en land-togten [ï¿½]’, volume 21. This is a continuation of Abbe Prevost’s work ‘Histoire Generale des Voyages’, published in Amsterdam by Roman, De Groot, Loveringh, et al (1767).Artists and Engravers: Engraved by Jakob van der Schley (Amsterdam, 1715-1779). Van der Schley was a Dutch draughtsman and engraver, who studied under Bernard Picart, and whose style he subsequently copied.
Condition: Very good, given age. Right edge uneven from binding, faintly dampstained in the top left corner margin. A small stain in the right margin. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-BRINDON-JAMBO-JANGOMA-SCHLEY-BELLIN-ROMAN