Amsterdam city plan Holland 1715 Visscher Covens & Mortier rare map NederlandBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Amsterdam (Holland- Netherlands) linen-backed City Plan.
(Europe, Low Countries, Netherlands, Holland, Nederland, Amsterdam, City Plan).
Issued October 1813-1814; a reissue of the 1715 Visscher/ Covens & Mortier plan, dissected into 24 panels, linen backed as issued by publisher.
Fabric remains supple and well preserved, dark impression, overall clean, a very nice example.
Fine, large, detailed city plan with almost 300 specific buildings and key spots identified and located. Housed within original green cardboard slipcase.
Beautiful 19th century antique linen backed map with the fragile and rare original paper slipcase which displays the original hand written titles
Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, remaining clean - a very pleasing and exceptionally well preserved example.
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Sheet measures c. 22 1/2" H x 37 3/4" W.
Hameleers, Kaarten van Amsterdam 1538-1865, 104 (6th and final state).
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1