Gouda Netherlands Holland coat of arms detailed c.1740 de Leth old map city planBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Plan de la Ville de Gouda.
Platte Gront Van de Stad Gouda.
(The Hague / Holland / Netherlands )
Issued Amsterdam, c. 1740 by Hendrik de Leth.
Scarce original mid-18th century engraved Dutch city plan. With detailed and attractive full hand color.
Stunningly detailed, identifying 36 specific locations within the city. Garden plots are rendered with amazing detail. City coat of arms at bottom atop cartouche monument.
A very nice looking example of this uncommon antique map.
Sheet measures c. 9 3/4" x 8".
Printed area measures c. 7 3/4" x 6 3/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3, p. 124-5.
Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici , II, Le H2 (31).