Belgium, Namen, provincie en stad; Guicciardini / Janssonius & Guicciardini / Blaeu - Namurcum Comitatus / Namurcum - 1601-1620

Description
Belgium, Namen, provincie en stad; Guicciardini / Janssonius & Guicciardini / Blaeu - Namurcum Comitatus / Namurcum - 1601-1620
Two Guicciardini maps of the city and the county of Namur, published by Blaeu.

1. Namurcum Comitatus (1612).

Map of the county of Namur, published in L. Guicciardini, "Beschryvinghe van alle de Neder-landen...". Published by Willem Blaeu in Amsterdam, AD 1612.

Title in scrolling frame at the top. The map was engraved by Petrus Kaerius (mentioned in the title cartouche).


Dimensions: Image 23 x 31 cm. On page of 31 x 37.5 cm.

Condition: excellent. Adequate margins. Centrefold is as issued. Strong paper with watermark. Hand-coloured. Verso: blank.

2. Namurcum (1652).


Map of Namur by Guicciardini published in 1654 by Janssonius in 'Belgicae, sive Inferioris Germaniae Descriptio ...'.

Image 11 x 13 cm, page 13 x 14 cm.

(Items: 2.)

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Belgium
Geographical specification
Namen, provincie en stad
Map maker/ publisher
Guicciardini / Janssonius & Guicciardini / Blaeu
Map/ Book title
Namurcum Comitatus / Namurcum
Period
1601-1620
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Two Guicciardini maps of the city and the county of Namur, published by Blaeu.
Size of the largest image
23×31 cm
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