This is a magnificent and somewhat rare colored map of the earliest plans for New York City.  Some believe this is actually a Dutch plan, then later adapted by the British.  Needless to say "Duke's Plan" in its original form resides in the British Library.  This is a 1859 remake of that map.

1859 version of 1664 New York City Plan

SKU: 2225
$350.00Price
  • Title

    The "Duke's Plan" A Description of the Towne of Mannados or New Amsterdam as it was in September 1661 . . . Anno Domini 1664

  • Map Maker Specifics

    Anonymous, 1859 c. version of 1664 map; New York

  • Size

    27 x 22 in. plus margins

  • Condition

    Very good overall.  Magnificent coloring.  Some age toning in margins related to previouly being framed.

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