"Gallia Belgica", Ortelius/Vrients
Subject: Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg
Period: 1602 (published)
Publication: Breve compendio dal theatro
Color: Hand Color
4.1 x 3 inches
10.4 x 7.6 cm
Miniature map covering Belgium, Luxembourg and the southern part of the Netherlands decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. The map was engraved by the brothers Ambrose and Ferdinand Arsenius who had been assistants to Frans Hogenburg and co-engravers of Ortelius' folio Theatrum. Italian text on verso.
Light damp stains in blank margins.