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Bookshops at the Amsterdam Stock Exchange, c. 1660 (detail)

Zesen, Ph. von (auteur/author)
Schut, P.H. (illustrator)
Nosche, J. (drukker/printer)
year: 1664

type: prent
detail: nee
dimensions: afmetingen onbekend
related persons: Wolfgang, Abraham Colom, Johannes
related terms: boekhandels boekhandelaars uithangborden
period: 17e eeuw
G: Boekhandel en uitgeverij

contents: On the right at the corner under the tower of the Amsterdam Stock Exchange (at the beginning of what is now the Rokin) was the bookshop of Abraham Wolfgang, left of the gate that of the widow of Johannes Colom. Their signs can just be seen. The text onthe sign of the widow Colom reads 'In de Vurige Colom' and there is probably a wolf depicted on that of Wolfgang.

source: Zesen. Ph. von. - Filips von Zesen Beschreibung der Stadt Amsterdam [...], Amsterdam: Joachim Nosche, 1664, t.o. p. 232.
©description: Den Haag Koninklijke Bibliotheek
©reproduction: Amsterdam Bibliotheek KVB Universiteitsbibliotheek UVA



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