"[Frontispiece]", Meurs, Jacob van
Period: 1670 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
9.7 x 12.7 inches
24.6 x 32.3 cm
Lovely view of Amsterdam flanked by columns incorporating vignettes on shields. At bottom, a queen is surrounded by a globe, scientific instruments, lions and trade goods. Jupiter and Mercury are seated at top. This comes from an unknown atlas. Imprint at bottom reads "Te Amsterdam bij M. Schooneveld & Zoon, Kantoor Boekverkoopers in de Beursstraat No. 1".
A few marginal tears with old repairs, image fine with beautiful color.