Auction 114, Lot 405

"Mons the Capital City of Hainault in ye Low Countries, taken by ye French in 1691…", Tindal, Nicholas

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1745 (circa)

Publication: Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.5 x 14 inches
47 x 35.6 cm

Superb bird's-eye plan of the city and fortifications of Mons. The plan is beautifully rendered to illustrate the city with its churches, town hall, streets, canals and gardens.

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Condition: A

Issued folded, now pressed. Short fold separation in top blank margin.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006

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