Netherlands, Bergen op Zoom; C.J. Visscher - Caerte van Bergen op zoom. Steenbergen ende de Nieuwe fortificatien (..) - 1621-1650

Description
Netherlands, Bergen op Zoom; C.J. Visscher - Caerte van Bergen op zoom. Steenbergen ende de Nieuwe fortificatien (..) - 1621-1650
Very rare map

Old coloured copper engraving of West-Brabant with the fortifications around Bergen op Zoom, Tholen and Steenbergen at the time of the 80-year-old war.

Copper engraving published in Amsterdam by C.J. Visscher, circa 1630. Rare.

In excellent condition. Splendid period colouring. Margins absent, mounted on 17th century under-sheet. Surface has some foxing.

Very rare!

See also the photos.

Insured shipping.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Netherlands
Geographical specification
Bergen op Zoom
Map maker/ publisher
C.J. Visscher
Map/ Book title
Caerte van Bergen op zoom. Steenbergen ende de Nieuwe fortificatien (..)
Period
1621-1650
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Very rare map
Size of the largest image
26.7×35.5 cm
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