Adina Sommer`s Rare Antique Maps and Contemporary Art
English Castle at Anamabou. / Fort Nassaw at Mowri.
|Isaac Basire (1704 – 1768) was an engraver and first in a family line of prolific and well-respected engravers. Isaac Basire was known as a map engraver. His most well-known work is the frontispiece to an edition of Bailey's dictionary (1755).|
|Title||English Castle at Anamabou. / Fort Nassaw at Mowri.|
|Description||Decorative copper print depicts two views on one sheet. Moree or Mori (formerly also known as Mouri or Mouree) is a village and small seaside resort in Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese district, a district in the Central Region of south Ghana. Moree developed around Fort Nassau, which was the first fort established by the Dutch West India Company on their Gold Coast.|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Dimensions (cm)||20,5 x 35|
( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )