City distance table chart thematic Amsterdam Europe Baalde c.1740 de Leth DutchBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Nouvelle Table- Nieuwe Steede-Wyser.
(City distance table chart / thematic / Amsterdam / Europe / Holland / Netherlands / Nederland)
Issued Amsterdam, c. 1740 by Hendrik de Leth.
Charming little mid-18th century engraved Dutch distance chart. With attractive original hand color.
Nicely detailed, showing the distances between many important cities across Europe, including Amsterdam, Venice, Moscow, Prague, Paris, Rome, Constantinople, Riga, Vienna, etc.
Excellent clean nice looking example, fine age patina.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/4" x 10 1/8".
Printed area measures c. 6 1/2" x 8 5/8".
Delaney, Landmark Thematic Maps, p. 4 (Distance scales).
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3, p. 124-5.
Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici , II, Le H 2 (31).