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66 6366 Leyden Gesigt van de Stadt Leyden beroemt door syn Hooge schoole geleegen in Holland op den verstopten Ryn
66 6366 Leyden  Gesigt van de Stadt Leyden beroemt door syn Hooge schoole geleegen in Holland op den verstopten Ryn
66/6366 [Leyden]. "Gesigt van de Stadt Leyden beroemt door syn Hooge schoole geleegen in Holland op den verstopten Ryn." Large contemp. handcol. engr. view on 2 joined sheets by L. SCHENK, 57x96,5 cm., Amst., L. Schenk, ±1750, framed.

- A few small stained areas, mainly just above the Hooglandse Kerk and on the rampart; very small hole/ tear in sky area; two tiny repaired spots in lower left corner on borderline, w. ms. addition.

= A fine view in very nice contemporary handcolouring, showing Leyden from the South between the Koepoort and Zijlpoort, with many prominent buildings indicated by name, such as the Pieterskerk, Marekerk and Hooglandse kerk, the Academy building, the City hall and the Burcht. In the foreground, people are going about their daily business such as loading hay on a cart or going for a stroll under the trees. Overvoorde, Catalogus van de prentverzameling der Gemeente Leiden (1906), no. 640. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CLIV.

€ (1.500-2.500)