Belgium, Antwerpen, Schelde; Pompeo Giustiniano - Figura, 15 - 1609

Description
Belgium, Antwerpen, Schelde; Pompeo Giustiniano - Figura, 15 - 1609
Very rare copper engraving of Antwerp and the photoifications around the Scheldt

Condition: very good. Margins on either side are very narrow. Small tear on the top right of the centrefold outside the map’s image. With centrefold as issued. Verso: blank.

Decorative copper engraving. The map shows the state-Spanish line around the Schelde between Antwerp and Fort Lillo. Various fortifications and places such as Lillo and Zwijndrecht. The map is detailed and nicely coloured.

Hand-coloured copper engraving published in 1609 in Antwerp by J. Trognesius in "Delle Guerre di Flandra", Pompeo Guistiniano".

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Belgium
Geographical specification
Antwerpen, Schelde
Map maker/ publisher
Pompeo Giustiniano
Map/ Book title
Figura, 15
Period
1609
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Very rare copper engraving of Antwerp and the photoifications around the Scheldt
Size of the largest image
21.5×32 cm
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