London England 1666 post-fire urban plan John Evelyn c.1800 hand color city mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Sir John Evelyn's Plan for Rebuilding the City of London after the Great Fire in 1666.
(Europe / United Kingdom).
Issued c.1800, London, by Robins.
Handsome early 19th century antique urban map. Engraved with nice hand color which greatly enhances the visual appeal.
Key at left side identifies 38 specific locations or buildings, even public water fountains.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina, slight trivial paper wrinkling.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/8"H x 12 1/2"W.
Printed area measures c. 5 1/2"H x 11 1/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4.