A birds-eye view of the heart of Baltimore.
Perspective map not drawn to scale. "Copyright ... Spofford & Hughes, New York." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 255 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. " ... sketched in pencil ... in the Fall of 1911." AACR2: 100; 651/1; 650/2
Spofford, Edward W. - Munder, Norman T.A., & Co., Baltimore - Spofford & Hughes
Panoramic Mapping - Panoramic Maps - Digital Collections
The tradition of perspective mapping flowered in Europe in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. Mathias Merian, George Braun, Franz Hogenberg, and others produced perspective maps of European cities. These early European town plans, most often portraying major political or marketing centers, were small in size and were generally incorporated in atlases or geographical books. The perspective was usually at a low oblique ...