Amsterdam city plan 1652 Jansson Netherlands Nederland Hameleers #36Brian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Dutch city plan- Holland- Netherlands- Nederland).
Issued 1652-78, Amsterdam for de Parival. Issued by Bouman. Engraved by J. Jansson.
Delightful and precisely detailed miniature 17th century engraved map. Richly printed example. Key at top left identifies 18 specific locations within the urban plan and shows the early ramparts with windmills as still being the extend of the city. Profusion of tiny tall mast sailing ships within the Ij river city harbor.
Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 5 1/8" x 6 3/4 ".
Printed area measures c. 4 1/4" x 5 1/8".
Hameleers, Kaarten van 1538-1865 Amsterdam, 36.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1, pp. 173.