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Auction 183, Lot 369

"Brugge", Bodenehr, Gabriel

Subject: Bruges, Belgium

Period: 1725 (circa)

Publication: Force d'Europe...

Color: Hand Color

7.2 x 5.8 inches
18.3 x 14.7 cm
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This exquisitely engraved plan shows Bruges and its fortifications along with its system of canals. A numbered and lettered key at right identifies numerous locations, while German text in the left margin provides historical context.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.BOD-13a #30.

Condition: A

A nice example on a bright sheet with marginal soiling and an extensive, old manuscript notation in the left blank margin.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/9/2021