Woonhuis familie Nunes da Costa / Residence of the Nunes da Costa Family

Woonhuis familie Nunes da Costa / Residence of the Nunes da Costa Family (tmp-335b3)

Location: Amsterdam, Noord-Holland 1011 RN Amsterdam
Country: Netherlands

N 52° 21.985', E 4° 54.218'

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[Dutch panel:]

Architect: Onbekand
Opdrachtgever: Onbekand
Bouwjaar: ca. 1675; nr. 43 vernieuwd in 1882, nr. 47 herbouwd in 1993

Aan deze gracht, in de volksmond Jodenherengracht gennoemd, woonden vanaf het begin enkele voorname Portugees-joodse families. De adellijke Hiëronymus Nunes da Costa (1619-1697) kreeg op nummer 47 geregeld diplomaten en staatshoofden op visite. Schrijver en dichter Isaäc da Costa (1798-1860) woonde enige tijd op nummer 45. Daarnaast, op nummer 43, bewaarde jonkheer Augustus Pieter Lopes Suasso (1804-1877) een deel van zijn omvangrijke kunstcollectie. Uit deze collectie is later het Stedelijk Museum ontstaan.


[English panel:]
Architect: unknown
Commissioned by: unknown
Year of construction: approximately 1675; no. 43 renovated in 1882, no. 47 rebuilt in 1993
A few distinguished Portuguese-Jewish families lived along this canal, commonly referred to as the Jodenherengracht (Jewish canal), from the very beginning. The noble Hieronymus Nunes da Costa (1619-1697) often welcomed diplomats and heads of state to no. 47. Author and poet Isaac da Costa (1798-1860) lived at no. 45 for some time. Esquire Augustus Pieter Lopes Suasso (1804-1877) stored part of his extensive collection of artwork next
door, at no. 43. This collection later gave rise to build the Stedelijk Museum (municipal museum).
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HM Numbertmp-335b3
Placed ByIAmsterdam
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Date Added Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 9:26pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 370390 N 5803498
Decimal Degrees52.36641667, 4.90363333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 52° 21.985', E 4° 54.218'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds52° 21' 59.1000" N, 4° 54' 13.0800" E
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 43II Nieuwe Herengracht, Amsterdam Noord-Holland 1011 RN, NL
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