About the dealer

About the object

Copper engraving, 22.5 x 33 cm, black and white, trivial spotting, blank verso. Map of London showing the extent of the destruction caused by the Great Fire of London in 1666. It was derived from Wencelsaus Hollar’s near-contemporary version and was first published in the expanded second edition of William Maitland’s History of London. ‘Remarkable places’ and churches are identified in the keyed indices, top right and bottom left. Adams, London Illustrated, 38/007. Howgego, Printed maps of London, 19a.