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Auction 123, Lot 494

"Flandriae Comitatus Pars Australis…", Visscher, Nicolas

Subject: Low Countries

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

21.5 x 19.4 inches
54.6 x 49.3 cm

A superbly engraved depiction of southern Flanders, centered on Lille, and reaching to Menen, Tournai, Valenciennes, Arras and Bailleul. The cities and topography are shown pictorially, a miniature plan representing the fortified cities.


Condition: B+

Original color with some minor oxidation. The centerfold has some slight abrasion, and a short separation at the top that has been reinforced on the verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $220 - $325


Closed on 2/20/2008