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The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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Jacobus de la Feuille, De Ram, Johannes
LONDINI ANGLIAE REGNI METROPOLIS. AMSTERDAM: JACOBUS DE LA FEUILLE, [1690]
Double-page engraved plan (510 x 600 mm). Extending from Pest Houses, Kensington to St James' Park with numbered key and portraits of William III and Mary II, the city panorama is after Merian. Matted and framed.
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Provenance

O'Shea Gallery, London, 1989;
Vogel Collection no. 520.

Catalogue Note

A fine Dutch plan of London, coinciding with the Glorious Revolution of 1688. William and Mary's portraits are lower right, within garlands decorated with oranges.  The panoramic view of the city from across the Thames includes a still under construction St. Paul's cathedral. The map was first published by De Ram c.1688; after he died in 1693 Jacobus de la Feuille married his widow and continued the business.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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