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Auction 91, Lot 247

"Leodiensis Dioecesis Typus",

Subject: Belgium

Period: 1595 (circa)

Publication: Theatrum

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 15 inches
49.5 x 38.1 cm

Splendidly decorative map of the Muese River valley including Namur and Liege, with west oriented at top of map. Exquisitely engraved with an elaborate cartouche and scale of miles. Latin text and page number 37 on verso. Beautiful old color. Ref: Van den Broecke #64. Minor surface soil in margins, still fine.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $400

Closed on 6/14/2000