Auction 108, Lot 360

"Antwerp", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1832 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15.4 x 12 inches
39.1 x 30.5 cm

Beautiful steel engraved city plan depicting the Citadel and other fortifications, streets, parks and major buildings. Inset "Plan of the Scheldt, & the Forts from Antwerp to Lillo" in scroll at right. View of the Citadel, as seen from the road to Mechlin at top, and plan views of 11 important buildings along the bottom. Published by Baldwin and Cradock.

References:

Condition: B

Beautiful impression and original coloring. Trace of toning at bottom and one spot, else very good.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $55

Closed on 9/29/2004

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