Belgium, Aalst; Braun & Hogenberg - Aelst - Alostum Urbs Flandriae Imperatoriae Firmissima - 1581-1600

Description
Belgium, Aalst; Braun & Hogenberg - Aelst - Alostum Urbs Flandriae Imperatoriae Firmissima - 1581-1600
Large format 16th century city map of Aalst from the Braun & Hogenberg Town Book

Very beautiful, folio format, city map of the city of Aalst. Published in Cologne in 1582 in a French edition of "Civitates Orbis Terrarum", by Georg Braun and Frans Hogenberg.

In mint condition.

Image 33x42.5cm, sheet 41x54cm

Lot details
Object
Townplan
Country (current geographical location)
Belgium
Geographical specification
Aalst
Map maker/ publisher
Braun & Hogenberg
Map/ Book title
Aelst - Alostum Urbs Flandriae Imperatoriae Firmissima
Period
1581-1600
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Large format 16th century city map of Aalst from the Braun & Hogenberg Town Book
Size of the largest image
33×42.5 cm
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