Auction 102, Lot 377

"Brussels (Bruxelles)", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1837 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15 x 12.8 inches
38.1 x 32.5 cm

Crisply engraved plan of the city centered on the Hotel de Ville. The map shows from Rue de Paris and the Canal de Willebroeek to Fauburg de Namur and Fauburg de Louvain. Names all major streets and many public places. Elevations of eight important buildings along bottom and an inset map of the vicinity. Published by Baldwin & Cradock.

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Condition: A

Close margins, as issued. Toned with a couple of spots of foxing, still very good.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $60

Closed on 3/5/2003

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