France, Valenciennes; J Janssonius - Valencena, Quondam Cygnorum Vallis, Urbs Han: Perelegas, Et Valde Magnifica. - 1657

Description
France, Valenciennes; J Janssonius - Valencena, Quondam Cygnorum Vallis, Urbs Han: Perelegas, Et Valde Magnifica. - 1657
Scarce folio format old-time colored map of Valenciennes

Centrefold is as published. Wide margins. Verso: Latin text. Very beautiful, fresh copy.

Title bottom left. Coat of arms in the top corners.

Hand-coloured copper engraving, published in Amsterdam in 1657 by Johannes Janssonius in 'Urbium Totius Belgii Seu Germaniae Inferioris Nobiliorum, & Illustriorum Tabulae & Novae accuratissimè elaboratae. Pars Posterior'.

Lot details
Object
Townplan
Country (current geographical location)
France
Geographical specification
Valenciennes
Map maker/ publisher
J Janssonius
Map/ Book title
Valencena, Quondam Cygnorum Vallis, Urbs Han: Perelegas, Et Valde Magnifica.
Period
1657
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Scarce folio format old-time colored map of Valenciennes
Size of the largest image
35.5×38.5 cm
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