V.O.C. Java Indonesia Vue de la Batterie Anjol Bellin 1752
Title: Vue de la Batterie Anjol || Gezight van de Battery Anjol.
Description: Vue de la Batterie Anjol, Old antique engraving of the Anjol (Ancol) battery at Java Indonesia Published in Histoire Générale Des Voyages 1752.
The print is copperplate engraved with hanc-coloring and depict in the foreground a path with people across the stone bastion Anjol with artillery and behind buildings.
Key: a battery with 8 Canons./ B. Sergeant apartment. / C. the guard or soldier lodging. / D. Storehouse. / E. The Canal. / F. The avenue after the town of Batavia. / G. Two houses in a garden. / H. Ccoconut and other trees. / I The new bridges to the town of Batavia. / K. Morass with crocodiles
Mapmaker Cartographer: Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 – 21 March 1772) Bellin was born in Paris. He was hydrographer of France's hydrographic office, member of the Académie de Marine and of the Royal Society of London. Over a 50 year career, he produced a large number of maps of particular interest to the Ministère de la Marine.
Publisher: Histoire Générale Des Voyages, Ou Nouvelle Collection De Toutes Les Relations De Voyages Par Mer Et Par Terre, deel XVII, Den Haag: Pierre de Hondt, 1747- 1779,
Engraver: Jakob van der Schley aka Jakob van Schley (26 July 1715 Amsterdam - 12 February 1779 Amsterdam) was a Dutch draughtsman and engraver. He studied under Bernard Picart (1673-1733)
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Size: Sheet app.: 40 x 28 cm. 15.75 x 11 inches. Image app.: 28 x 18 cm. 11 x 7.25 inches. Condition: Fine hand colored engraving in excellent condition, suitable for framing. Folds as published.