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Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. [19th century plan of Brussels]
Brussels (Bruxelles). London, Baldwin & Cradock, 1837. Original outline colour. Steel-engraving, 340 x 400mm.
Detailed townplan, with elevations of the most important buildings under the map and an inset of the Environs bottom left.
[Ref: 13838]    £90.00 ($121 • €102 rates)


VERNET, Carle. [View of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815]
Campagnes des Français. Bataille du Mont St Jean dite de Waterloo le 12 Juin 1815. Paris, c.1840. Engraving, sheet 250 x 380mm, trimmed to image and laid on paper with printed border and title label, as issued, total 350 x 500mm.
A scene of the final stages of the Battle of Waterloo, with Napoleon riding away on Marengo, realising the campaign was lost. It was engraved by Bouvinet after Carle Vernet for Vernet's 'Campagnes des Français sous le Consulat & l´Empire'. The unusual presentation suggests that this example was a subscriber's issue.
[Ref: 15682]    £350.00 ($471 • €398 rates)


TALLIS, John. [Map of Belgium with vignettes]
Belgium. London: John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Original outline colour. Steel engraving, printed area 270 x 350mm.
Detailed map of Belgium, drawn and engraved by John Rapkin for the 'Illustrated Atlas', one of the last decorative atlases, with an ornate printed border and vignettes of Antwerp Cathedral, the church of St Gudule in Brussels and the Waterloo monument.
[Ref: 17144]    £120.00 ($161 • €136 rates)


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