Vue du Fort Noortwyck II – Schley (1750)



Description: Antique Print ‘Vue du Fort Noortwyck.’ (View of Fort Noordwijk.) This plate shows a view of Fort Noordwijk (coming from Jacatra/Jakarta) near Batavia/Jakarta in Indonesia.

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: 14,6 x 10 inch
  • Image size: 11 x 7,7 inch
  • Condition: Excellent; general age related toning; some light staining from handling.
  • PartNumber: PCT-14613
  • Storage Location: (BG) A165-23