Van der Aa incorporated plates by other publishers such as Blaeu, Visscher, de Wit, meurs, Halma, Mortier, Allard in this work and often added broad decorative borders. Probably the costliest and complete universal geographic work ever produced. It is said that only 100 copies were printed. Ref: Koeman Aa9; Phillips 2780 note. This plate is a re-freshed and partially re-engraved and altered plate first published in'Naukeurige Beschrijvingen der Afrikaensche gewesten...
, and'Naukeurige beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche eylanden... , by Olfert Dapper (1639 - 1689). The Galerie Agreable contains plates and maps by the best Dutch engravers: Luiken, Goeree, Mulder, Stoopendaal, Aldert Meijer, Romeyn de Hooghe, ao.
Subject: Plate :'La Ville de Gigeri dans le Royaume d'Alger. The city of Jijel in the Kingdom of Algeria. This plate shows the Algerian city of Jijel / Djidjelli with ships on the foreground. Condition: Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 49.5 x 38 cm.The image size is ca. 31.5 x 21.5 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 19.5 x 15 inch. 12.4 x 8.5 inch. Medium: Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper with watermark. ThePrintsCollector Peter Cornelissen, Margo van Latum - van Dongen, Frank van Latum Zeeland - The Netherlands. We guarantee our items to be genuine original. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. FIND SIMILAR ITEMS IN OUR STORE. Visit our Store: we would like to invite you to review similar items in our Store or to browse through all other items in our Store.
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The item "Rare Antique Print-JIJEL-DJIDJELLI-AFRICA-SHIP-ALGERIA-Pieter van der Aa-1725" is in sale since Thursday, September 03, 2015. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "theprintscollectoruk" and is located in Zeeland.This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.