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Auction 88, Lot 224

"A Correct Map of the Low Countries Exhibiting the late and present Seat of War in the Austrian & French Netherlands &c.", Anon.

Subject: Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg

Period: 1747 (published)

Publication: London Magazine

Color: Black & White

10 x 8.7 inches
25.4 x 22.1 cm

Finely detailed copper engraving of the region known at the time as the French and Austrian Netherlands. Barrier towns are designated with a small symbol. Inset map of "Lorrain, Alsace, Part of Swabia &c.", now France and Germany separated at the Rhine River. Delicate title cartouche. Ref: Jolly LOND - 19. Split at bottom fold just enters border, else fine.


Condition: B

Estimate: $60 - $80


Closed on 10/2/1999