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Auction 109, Lot 473

"Brisach Ville Forte sur le Rhein Capitale de la Province de Briscow…", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Germany

Period: 1696 (circa)

Publication: Les Forces de l' Europe…

Color: Hand Color

11 x 8 inches
27.9 x 20.3 cm

Nice bird's-eye plan of the extensive fortifications of Brisach and the surrounding countryside. Title cartouche includes a key to the locations on the map and the distance scale is flanked by cherubs.

References: Pollak p. 40.

Condition: A

Minor foxing in blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $70

Closed on 12/1/2004