Auction 114, Lot 384

"Urbis Campensis, ad Isalam Fluvium, Icon", Braun & Hogenberg

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1590 (circa)

Publication: Civitates Orbis Terrarum

Color: Hand Color

19 x 13.3 inches
48.3 x 33.8 cm

Attractive bird's eye-view plan of the town of Kampen and its vicinity with a key to seventeen locations. The view is filled with activity along the roads and in the surrounding fields with fishing boats in the river. A couple stands on a hillock in the foreground.


Condition: B

Area along centerfold with paper replaced and facsimile of the image. Toning and foxing in blank margins.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 3/1/2006