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Auction 110, Lot 409

"Pars Flandriae Teutonicae Occidentalior", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1634-70 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Maior

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 15.5 inches
49.5 x 39.4 cm
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Fine map of Flanders with the city of Dunkerque shown and a huge fleet of ships. The interior is well engraved with forests and towns, and extends to the Lys River. Cherubs and putti surround the title and scale cartouches and a compass rose graces the sea. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) #3201:2

Condition: A

Lightly toned original color with one insignificant spot in imprint, still very good.

Estimate: $275 - $350


Closed on 3/2/2005