1837 Fraser - Panoramic Plan of London
SOLD: 19th century London with vignettes of important buildings
Fraser's Panoramic Plan of London
London, c. 1837
43 x 56 cm (17 x 22 in)
Plan of central London engraved by James Neele dissected and laid on linen as issued, extending to Hyde Park, Regent's Park, Regent's Canal, the Surrey Docks, Kennington and Chelsea. Wonderful detail along the Thames River.
The map is surrounded by eighteen vignettes of important buildings, including St Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, the Italian Opera House, Drury Lane Theatre, the Thames Tunnel, Hammersmith Suspension Bridge, and New London Bridge.
Somewhat browned; very good.