Auction 103, Lot 345

"Midelburgum", Valegio, Francesco

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1600 (circa)


Color: Black & White

5.2 x 3.2 inches
13.2 x 8.1 cm

Small and delicate engraving of Middelburg in Zeeland. Decorated with two figures, coat-of-arms and cartouche. Francesco Valegio engraved this miniature version of the folio town plans of Braun and Hogenberg. Italian text on verso.

References: King (1st ed.), pp. 64-65.

Condition: B

Printer's crease through lower right corner of title cartouche. Minor show-through of text on verso mostly in margins.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 6/11/2003