Amsterdam city plan 1888 large map rare van der Stok Van HolkemaBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Netherlands- Nederland-Holland- urban plans of 19th century- Europe)
Issued 1888, Amsterdam by Van der Stok/ van Holkema. Lithographed by Tresling & Cio Hof, Amsterdam.
Beautiful 19th century antique color lithographed map.Insets of Artis Zoo bottom right, Vondel Park lower left. Many specific buildings identified and shown in outline.
Intended for separate sale, imprint info, tourist info and extensive street index printed on reverse along with a title panel which would have allowed the map to be sold folded up as issued and in a stack.
Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example.
Sheet measures c. 18" x 23 1/2"
Printed area measures c. 15 1/4" x 22".
Hameleers, Kaarten van Amsterdam 1866-2000, 53, 5de uitgave (there being numerous variant issues 1884-1893).
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, no mention of either makers name.