Nieuwpoort Belgium Holy Roman Empire c. 1736-50 Tindal Rapin Basire city planBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Newport a Strong Sea-Port Town in Flanders, Restored to the Empire by ye Treaty of Utrecht.
(Europe, Low Countries, Holy Roman Empire, Belgium, Flanders, Nieuwpoort, Detailed City Plan).
Issued c. 1736-50, London by Tindal/Rapin. Engraved by J. Basire.
Fine large mid 18th century engraved city plan with lovely hand color. Nice prospect view above city ramparts is across the top.
Lettered key identifies prominent locations in the city.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 15 7/8" H x 19 5/8" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 14 1/2" H x 18 7/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1, pp. 94.