"Walcourt", Guicciardini, Giovanni Baptista
Period: 1572 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
6.4 x 4.2 inches
16.3 x 10.7 cm
Nice copper-engraved bird's-eye plan of Walcourt, near Charleroi. The plan includes the fortified older part of the city built around St. Maturne's Basilica, and the new undefended faubourgs (suburbs) on the outside. Strapwork title cartouche.