Auction 111, Lot 421

"Comitatuum Hannoniae et Namurci Descriptio", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1645 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 15 inches
49.5 x 38.1 cm

Finely engraved and detailed chart of the region of Hainaut and Namur. The title cartouche is flanked by the two coats of arms and a cherub displays the scale of miles in the opposite corner. The map is filled with information including even the tiniest of hamlets. Latin text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) #3320:2A.

Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/8/2005