Auction 110, Lot 412

"Antwerpen", Guicciardini, Luigi

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1652 (published)

Publication: Totius Belgii Descriptio

Color: Hand Color

Size:
5.2 x 4.2 inches
13.2 x 10.7 cm

A reduced version of Guicciardini's bird's-eye plan of Antwerp, published by Willem Bleau. The map shows the city and its fortifications with many ships at the busy docks. Includes two keys to important sites and is ornamented with a coat of arms.

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Condition: A

Narrow (but adequate) right margin, as issued.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Unsold

Closed on 3/2/2005

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