Barcelona Antique Map Print Set (1891)


Product Code: 15889

Archival print reproduction of an antique map of Barcelona, Spain from 1891 by D. J. M. Serra.

  • Medium: Art print
  • Paper: 100% cotton, museum-quality, heavyweight, matte finish
  • Ink: Archival pigment ink
  • Size: 9x12 or 12x16 inches per print

Sold as a set of 9 individual prints. Each print is sized to fit perfectly in a 9x12 or 12x16 inch frame without a mat.

Frames not included.

About This Map

A detailed late 19th-century view of Barcelona, showing streets, parks, hills, buildings, rail lines, and more. The city of Barcelona expanded considerably throughout the second half of the 19th-century, with many new neighborhoods added on a regular street grid pattern. The city grew to encompass several smaller towns nearby, and the map shows the new grid pattern fanning out to meet the existing smaller towns. The map also includes inset text on the left outlining the population of the various neighborhoods in 1887, and an inset chart in the upper right showing the distance and direction of cities in Spain and around the world to Barcelona.

Title: Plano de Barcelona y sus Alrededores en 1890 (Plan of Barcelona and its Surroundings in 1890)
Author: D. J. M. Serra
Year: 1891
Language: Spanish

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