"Wyld's New Plan of London", Wyld, James
Subject: London, England
Period: 1870 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
37.3 x 21.3 inches
94.7 x 54.1 cm
This attractive map of London displays both title and distance scale in English, French and German and the border shows vignettes of various landmarks including St. Paul's Cathedral, House of Parliament, London Bridge, Buckingham Palace, and the Crystal Palace (site of the Great Exhibition). Dissected and backed with linen. Folds into paper covered boards.
There is some light toning and staining along with a few areas of minute loss. Boards are worn with chips to paper labels.