An unusual German map of London

By HOMANN, Johannes Baptist, 1705 

Accurater Prospect und Grundris der Königl: Gros-Britanisch Haupt und Residentz Stadt London edirt von Iohann Bapt. Homanns Kayserl: Geographi seel: Erben in Nürnberg

British Isles London
  • Author: HOMANN, Johannes Baptist
  • Publication place: Nuremberg
  • Publication date: 1705
  • Physical description: Engraved print, brown ink.
  • Dimensions: 545 by 635mm. (21.5 by 25 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 12365

Notes

An unusual map of London, surrounded by views after Johannes Kip’s Britannia Illustrata’. On the map itself are views of the Royal Exchange and the Palace of Whitehall, and underneath is a panorama of the Thames from the South Bank, with a numbered key to the principal buildings.