Auction 145, Lot 496

"Arena Martis in Belgio, qua Provinciae X. Catholicae Inferioris Germaniae...", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1710 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22.4 x 19 inches
56.9 x 48.3 cm

A detailed map of Belgium and parts of Holland, France and Germany showing the territories occupied by the French, English, Dutch, Bavarians, and Prussians with a color key below the title cartouche. A secondary cartouche at lower right shows two lions guarding a miniature panoramic view of Luttich (Liege) under bombardment.


Condition: C+

Light soiling, three small worm holes towards bottom of image, and a few small chips in bottom margin with loss of border. There are archival repairs to several centerfold separations and short tears in image.

Estimate: $90 - $120


Closed on 6/12/2013