T Eylant Kuyper – Schley (1750)



Description: Antique Print ‘T Eylant Kuyper.’ (Kuyper Island.) This plate shows a view of Kuyper Island or Pulau Kahyangan off the coast of the Indonesian island of Java. Also shows the ship.


This print is taken from ‘Histoire des Voyages …’, by J. v. Schley ca. 1750.

Artists and Engravers: Jan van Schley (1715 – 1779), Dutch engraver.

  • Date: 1750
  • Technic: Original copper engraving on a vellin type paper.
  • Overall size: 7,5 x 5,3 inch
  • Image size: 7,3 x 4,7 inch
  • Condition: Excellent; general age related toning; some light staining from handling. Small stain at top left,which we can remove on request.
  • PartNumber: PCT-14615
  • Storage Location: (BG) A165-26