"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.
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.