"Bruselles, Ville Considerable des Pais Bas Capitale du Duche de Brabant…", Fer, Nicolas de
Period: 1691 (circa)
Publication: Les Forces de l'Europe…
Color: Hand Color
11.5 x 7.5 inches
29.2 x 19.1 cm
Superb small bird's-eye plan of Bruselles showing its fortifications and surrounding countryside, canals and roads. The map emphasizes the military, rather than the internal layout of the city. Engraved by Herman van Loon.
References: Pollak #21, p. 40.
Small worm track affecting a blank area in the cartouche.