Auction 110, Lot 416

"Brussels (Bruxelles)", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1837 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15 x 13.2 inches
38.1 x 33.5 cm

Crisply engraved plan of the city roughly centered on the Hotel de Ville. It shows the city from the Rue de Paris and the Canal de Willebroeek to Fauburg de Namur and Fauburg de Louvain. Names all major streets and many public places. Elevations of eight important buildings are engraved along bottom. An inset map of the vicinity around Brussels is contained in a scroll. Published by Baldwin & Cradock.


Condition: A

Fine impression. Close margins, as issued due to the map being nearly as large as the sheet.

Estimate: $60 - $80


Closed on 3/2/2005