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ORTELIUS, Abraham. [Flanders]
Flandria. Brescia, c.1598. 80 x 100mm, set in a page of text.
Flanders, from an Italian pirate edition of Ortelius's Epitome atlas. KOEMAN: Ort 69.; VAN DEN BROECKE: 75.
[Ref: 9150]    £75.00 ($94 • €83 rates)


QUAD, Matthias. [AN early 17th century map of Flanders]
Flandriae Descriptio. Cologne, Bussemacher, c.1600. Latin edition. 210 x 275mm.
Engraved by Johannes Bussemacher, published in Quad's 'Fasciculus Geographicuss'. Title above coats-of-arms at upper left. Additional text above map and in cartouche at lower right.
[Ref: 16566]    £250.00 ($315 • €278 rates)


GUICCIARDINI, Ludovico. [17th century plan of Bruges]
Brugae Flandicarum Urbium Decus. Amsterdam, c. 1612. 240 x 320mm.
A bird's-eye plan of the medieval city of Bruges. Based on Braun & Hogenberg's 1572 plan, it is filled with detail of the well-laid out city and the surrounding countryside. Embellished with a cartouche on the bottom left; top left, crest of Bruges and top right, crest of Flanders.
[Ref: 18825]    £300.00 ($377 • €334 rates)


BOISSEAU, Jean. [A rare 17th century antique panorama of Brussels]
Profil de la Ville de Bruxelles Siege et Residance des Ducs de Brabant. Paris, c.1647. Two sheets conjoined as issued, total 285 x 710mm.
Original antique prospect of Brussels published in the rare French album of city views, the 'Théâtre des Citez'.
[Ref: 11926]    £2,500.00 ($3,145 • €2,783 rates)


GUICCIARDINI, Ludovico. [Early town plan of Brussels]
Bruxella fontium copia coeli amoemtate et ædificiorum splendore nobliss. Amsterdam: Jan Jansson, 1648. Coloured. 315 x 385mm.
A town plan of Brussels, published in an edition 'Descrittione di Lodovico Guicciardini patritio fiorentino di tutti i Paesi Bassi altrimenti detti Germania inferiore', by Lodovico Guicciardini (1521-1589). Guicciardini's plan was first published in 1567 and was copied later by Braun & Hogenberg.
[Ref: 15001]    £300.00 ($377 • €334 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Flanders]
Flandria. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Flanders. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14704]    £80.00 ($101 • €89 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Brabant]
Brabantiae Recens Descri Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Brabant, oriented with north to the right. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14711]    £80.00 ($101 • €89 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Liege]
Leodiensis Dioecesis. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of the Liege showing the Muese River valley including Namur, Maastricht, Liege and extending to Mariebourg. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original.
[Ref: 15568]    £65.00 ($82 • €72 rates)


JANSSON, Jan. [Flanders]
Flandria Nova Descriptio. Amsterdam: Heirs of Jan Jansson, 1666, Latin text. Original colour. 480 x 565mm.
A large than usual Jansson map, only just fitting on the paper. With decorative cartouches for the title scale and dedication. This example was published in the 'Atlas Contractus', a two-volume atlas, published two years after Jansson's death by his son-in-law, Jan Jansson van Waesbergen. KOEMAN: Me 184 & 185.
[Ref: 8421]    £460.00 ($579 • €512 rates)


JANSSON, Jan. [Namur]
Namurcum Comitatus. Auctore Johann Surhonio. Amsterdam: Heirs of Jan Jansson, 1666, Latin text. Original colour. 420 x 535mm. Old centrefold repair overlapping printed border, a crease across map.
Namur, with decorative cartouches for the title and scale. Published in the 'Atlas Contractus', a two-volume atlas, published two years after Jansson's death by his son-in-law, Jan Jansson van Waesbergen. KOEMAN: Me 184 & 185.
[Ref: 8436]    £390.00 ($491 • €434 rates)


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