"Den Heyr-Toght Naer Duyve-Landt… [together with] De Belegeringhe Van Berghen in Henegouw…", Strada, Famiamo, S.J.
Period: 1635 (published)
Publication: Famianus Strada Verduytscht
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 10 inches
31.8 x 25.4 cm
Pair of copper engravings illustrating the battles for Dyyvelandt and Henegouw during the 80 Years War in which the Dutch fought against the Spanish for her independence. First shows the armies clashing in a battle in the shallow waters outside the village. Second features a tremendous land battle. Drawn by Franciscus vanden Wyngaerde and engraved by Vidua Cnobbaert.
Light scattered foxing.