Engraved map with original hand colour, rare. Sheet 235 x 300mm, 9¼ x 11¾". Folded, laid on card.
A plan of Berlin by Carl Ludwig von Oesfeld, a cartographer and Privy Councillor to the Prussian king Frederick William I. The king had rebuilt the city walls in stone and commissioned the 'Brandenburg Gate', appearing here as 'Brandenburger Tor', not yet complete.
[Ref: 26388] £260.00