55 Bayham Road
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 3XE
Contact Nigel Garwood, Rainer Voigt
Telephone 01732 460025
Mobile 07730 495941
Specialists Antique Maps, decorative Prints (Performing Arts, Opera, Ballet, Music, Food and Drink), London Plans & Views.
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55 Bayham Road
Sevenoaks
Kent
TN13 3XE
Contact Nigel Garwood, Rainer Voigt
Telephone 01732 460025
Mobile 07730 495941
Specialists Antique Maps, decorative Prints (Performing Arts, Opera, Ballet, Music, Food and Drink), London Plans & Views.
The item listed here are samples from the 2016 fair.
We will be launching the highlights of the 2017 fair on 1st May 2017.
Garwood & Voigt
Stand K03

LONDON PANORAMA

Kip, John

‘LA VILLE DE LONDRES / A PROSPECT OF THE CITY OF LONDON’. Large panoramic view of the city of London across the Thames from St. Clements Church to the Tower. Extensive explanations below (1-65). Printed on two sheets and joined. Together with: ‘LA VILLE DE WESTMUNSTER / A PROSPECT OF WESTMINSTER’. Large panoramic view of Westminster across the Thames from Peterborough House to St. Clements Danes. Extensive explanations below (A-Z and a-l). Also printed on two sheets and joined. , c.1720

Title banners in the sky with coats of arms and putti. 48 x 117 cm and 48 x 113 cm respectively. Strong early impressions. Both prospects (City of London, and Westminster) were published separately, each on two sheets and joined; however, they are drawn so that they could be joined together to provide a single panoramic view of approx. 230 cm length. Excellent condition.

Note
Johannes Kip (1653-1722), Dutch engraver of topographical views. He worked from 1688 in London.

Illustrated
The large panoramas have here been photographed in parts - the two sheets of each panorama are joined.