Auction 110, Lot 411

"Brussel", Guicciardini, Luigi

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1652 (published)

Publication: Totius Belgii Descriptio

Color: Hand Color

5.2 x 4.2 inches
13.2 x 10.7 cm

A reduced version of Guicciardini's bird's-eye plan of Brussels, published by Willem Bleau. The map provides a fine view of the prosperous city with a key locating 17 important buildings.


Condition: A

Narrow (but adequate) left margin, as issued.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/2/2005