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. Jaqueira. 2. Jaque. 3. Manguera ou Manguier. 4. Mangue. (1.2. Jackfruit. 3.4. Mango.) 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. Left edge uneven from binding, small creases in the right margin, top margin corner dampstained. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-JACKFRUIT-MANGO-SCHLEY-BELLIN-ROMAN