Birds-Eye view of Amsterdam-On the Cusp of the Golden Age
English edition of the Dutch title 'Amsterdam in Vogelvlucht'.
The famous painting Bird's-Eye View (1538) by Cornelis Anthonisz is above all the oldest map of Amsterdam. Bird's-Eye View draws a unique picture of Amsterdam in the first half of the 16th century. A small catholic town on the shores of the river Amstel, standing with one foot in the Middle Ages and the other on the cusp of the Golden Age. A city, soon to be heading the world's leading power.
23 x 27 cm
80 illustrations in colour and black & white
ISBN 9789462620391 (English edition)
In collaboration with: Amsterdam Museum
- Artikelnummer: 150106
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