Amsterdam city plan 1726 Ten Hoorn wegwijzer title page allegoric miniature map
Amsterdam city plan 1726 Ten Hoorn wegwijzer title page allegoric miniature map Amsterdam city plan 1726 Ten Hoorn wegwijzer title page allegoric miniature map
$ 125.00

T Amsterdam by Nicolaas ten Hoorn
Wegwyzer door Amsterdam.


(God Mercury- Nederland- Netherlands city plans).

Issued 1726, Amsterdam by Ten Hoorn.

Charming early 18th century miniature title page which includes a tiny city plan of Amsterdam beside the allegorical Queen of the city and the god Mercury. A river God and mermaid hold hands in the foreground. Delightful little engraved print, with lovely hand color.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet Measures c. 5 7/8"H x 3 1/2"W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 5 1/2"H x 3 1/4"W.

Cartographic Reference(s):

Hameleers, Kaarten van Amsterdam 1538-1865, 102, (1st state, of two).

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.

[vR19962].