"The Road from London to Rye in Com. Sussex", Ogilby, John
Period: 1675 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
17.5 x 11.5 inches
44.5 x 29.2 cm
John Ogilby pioneered a series of pictorial road maps of England. This fascinating map details the entire road from London to the sea at Rye Bay with details along the route. Includes a city plan of London and a large title cartouche flanked with the figures and the royal coat of arms.
Evenly toned with attractive later color with a bit of bleed through on verso.