Sweden, Stockholm; Willem Swidde of Adam Perelle, naar Dahlberg - Arcus Triumphalis, gezicht op Stockholm - 1661-1680

Description
Sweden, Stockholm; Willem Swidde of Adam Perelle, naar Dahlberg - Arcus Triumphalis, gezicht op Stockholm - 1661-1680
Beautiful view of the city at the entrance of the Danish Ulrika Eleonora

Entry of the future Queen Ulrika Eleonora in Stockholm at the triumphal gate on 24 November 1680. Ships in the Nor Ström and various activities in the foreground.

Full title around a crowned coat of arms of the Swedish royal house held up by two putti: 'Arcus Triumphalis in solemnem adventum Serenisimae Reginae Uldaricae ae Eleonorae, Stockholmae ad Pontem Borealem die 24 Novemb Anno 1680 extructa'. At the bottom is the legend 1-19.
From: Suecia Antiqua et hodierna (1661-1715).

Beautiful full page (34.5 x 66 cm.) Wide margins, on two pages, hand-coloured, verso blank, folding as published.
Good condition, some stains in the right margin.

Lot details
Object
View
Country (current geographical location)
Sweden
Geographical specification
Stockholm
Map maker/ publisher
Willem Swidde of Adam Perelle, naar Dahlberg
Map/ Book title
Arcus Triumphalis, gezicht op Stockholm
Period
1661-1680
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Beautiful view of the city at the entrance of the Danish Ulrika Eleonora
Size of the largest image
25×58 cm
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