Kampen Netherlands City Plan c.1590 Braun & Hogenberg antique map hand colorBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Urbis Campensis ...
published c.1590, Germany by Braun & Hogenberg.
Gorgeous 16th-century engraved folio size city plan, with outstanding detailed full hand color.
Fine active view rendered accurately in birds-eye perspective. Garden plots are rendered with astonishing detail, many animals are seen, windmills, old fortified walls and gates, a couple at bottom right inthe foreground. A key at bottom left locates 17 important locations.
In VG clean condition. Printer's crease at lower left, as issued.
Sheet measures c. 21 3/4" W x 16 1/4" H.
Image area measures c. 18 3/4" W x 13 1/4" H.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 185