Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title Translation: The new and accurate kingdom of London, England by Johannes de Ram

Barcode: 1786

Creator: Ram, Johannes de (approximately 1648 -1696)

Publisher: Ram, Johannes de (approximately 1648 -1696)

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Region Depicted: London, England

Date Produced: 1690

Date Published: 1690

Language: English

Historical Context: Map of London celebrating William and Mary's ascent to the English throne after the Glorious Revolution. Portraits of the new Dutch monarchs are included on the map, as well as a view of London. A ten point key bearing the names of Southwark landmarks appears in the top-left corner, with a more extensive key in the opposite corner, bearing the names of 148 locations on the other side of the Thames.

Subjects: London (England) · Glorious Revolution · Great Britain --History --William and Mary, 1689-1702

Map Type: Urban

Dimensions: 42 x 59 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map showing London featuring ornate medallion portraits of William and Mary of England. Includes a list of streets and places featured on the map in English.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored (hand-applied, full), illustrated

Insets: View of London

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Associated Map Imagery: Cherubs 1, 1690, Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Acurratissima autore Ioanne de Ram, Cherubs 2, 1690, Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Acurratissima autore Ioanne de Ram, William and Mary, 1690, Londini Angliæ Regni Metropolis Novissima & Acurratissima autore Ioanne de Ram

Collection/Donor: Smith

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/1786.0001