Auction 113, Lot 406

"Grundtriss der Statt London…", Merian, Matthaus

Subject: England - London

Period: 1670 (circa)


Color: Black & White

16.5 x 12.2 inches
41.9 x 31 cm

A fine and uncommon plan of London before and after the Great Fire, shows the extent of the damage and the plans for rebuilding in an inset plan of proposed new grid system.


Condition: A

Sharp impression with a bit of plate ink residue. Very faint toning, else very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $950

Closed on 12/7/2005