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Iedo Capitale du Iapoi - Pieter VANDER AA (1659 - 1733) - 1700. 
1700. Bella veduta panoramica della citt√† tratta dalla Galerie Agreable del Vander Aa. Edo o Iedo √® il nome dell'antica capitale del Giappone, e sorgevanel sito dove oggi √® situata Tokio. Incisione in rame, in ottime condizioni. A nice bird's eye view taken from "La Galerie agreable" by Vander aa. Edo, also known as Yedo or Yeddo, is the former name of the Japanese capital Tokyo, and was the seat of power for the Tokugawa shogunate which ruled Japan from 1603 to 1868. During this period it grew to become one of the largest cities in the world and the site of a vibrant urban culture centered on notions of the "floating world. Leida Leyden 780 290
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