Auction 145, Lot 497

"Dioecesis Leodiensis Accurata Tabula", La Feuille, Daniel de

Subject: Northeastern Belgium

Period: 1706 (circa)

Publication: Les Tablettes Guerrieres…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.1 x 6.3 inches
23.1 x 16 cm

This charming small map of the historic Diocese of Liege is oriented with north to the right. Liege, Maastricht, and Tienen are depicted with miniature bird's-eye plans, and there is good detail of the roads and rivers in the region, including the Meuse River. Adorned with a decorative title cartouche featuring a coat of arms and a distance scale cartouche.

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Condition: A

Issued folding, now pressed. A nice impression with minor printer's ink residue at bottom.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/12/2013

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