Fowl & Fish Observed by Capt. Willm. Dampier in New Guinea and the Islands Adjacent


Title:
Fowl & Fish Observed by Capt. Willm. Dampier in New Guinea and the Islands Adjacent
Date:
C1744
Artist:
Emanuel Bowen (1695-1767)
Image Size:
320mm x 190mm (12.6" x 7.48")
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Copper engraving.
Price:

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Stock Number:
NAIB 01117 FISH (NTL) (DRW03)
Description:

Birds and fish caught by Dampier's explorations in New Guinea.

From Harris's, Navigantium atque itinerantium bibliotheca or, a Complete Collection of Voyages and Travel. 

Biography:

Emanuel Bowen (1693-1767)

Bowen was an engraver, cartographer, publisher and print seller. Born in Wales the son of Owen Bowen, gentleman of Talley, Carmarthen. Apprenticed (Merchant Taylor) to Charles Price 1709. He married Elizabeth Boreman 1715 at St. Andrew by the Wardrobe in 1716. He was warden of the Masonic Lodge IX in 1723 and master of a Masonic lodge in Carmarthen in 1726. He appeared on Samuel Sympson's list of the leading London engravers compiled in about 1726. He produced numerous maps and atlases during his career.

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