Auction 148, Lot 507

"Lutzenburg Ducatus", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Luxembourg

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum

Color: Hand Color

19.7 x 15.1 inches
50 x 38.4 cm

Striking map of the vicinity of Luxembourg that also includes the cities of Metz, Trier, Leige, and Namur. Great detail of mountains, forests, villages, fortified cities and roads. Title cartouche includes the royal coat of arms. Latin text on verso, published between 1640-43.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. II) #3380:2.2.

Condition: A

A fine impression on a bright sheet with professionally repaired centerfold separations at top and bottom.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $180

Closed on 2/19/2014