Auction 119, Lot 536

"Ducatus Brabantiae Nova Tabula in qua Lovanii Bruxellarum March S. Impreii Sylvae Ducis et Merchliniae Dominia…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1720 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.1 x 22.8 inches
48.5 x 57.9 cm

Fully engraved copper plate map filled with many interesting details. The area described covers Flanders and is centered roughly on Ascot, delineating the walled and fortified cities of Brussels, Niville, Mechelen, Sandvliet, Breda, Megen, Eyndhoven, Tilmont and others. Very decorative figurative title cartouche with coat of arms, soldiers and putti.


Condition: A

Bold original color with a few spots of foxing.

Estimate: $250 - $325


Closed on 5/9/2007