Auction 142, Lot 454

"Flanders or the Spanish Netherlands. With ye Archbishoprick of Cambresis and Bishoprick of Lyege", Moll, Herman

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1745 (circa)

Publication: Modern History

Color: Black & White

9.9 x 7.1 inches
25.1 x 18 cm

This map depicts the historic county of Flanders, which at the time was under Spanish control. Brussels is located in the center of the map, and a legend identifying arch bishoprics, bishoprics, and universities is located in the top right corner. Published in London in Thomas Salmon's Modern History: or the Present State of All Nations.

References: Shirley (BL-Atlas) G.SALM-1c #27.

Condition: A

Watermarked paper with some light stains and a few tiny chips along edges, all in blank margins.

Estimate: $95 - $130

Sold for: $50

Closed on 11/28/2012