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BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans. [Hoefnagel's beautiful two-sheet townplan of Antwerp]
Antverpia. Cologne, 1598. Two sheets conjoined, total 450 x 785mm. A few small repairs to binding folds.
This two-sheet bird's-eye view of Antwerp was prepared for Volume V of Braun & Hogenberg's 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', published 1598. These large antique maps are often badly damaged because they were folded several times to fit into the atlas: however this example is surprisingly in good condition.
[Ref: 11935]    £1,500.00 ($1,911 • €1,673 rates)


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 ($96 • €84 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 ($319 • €279 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 ($3,185 • €2,788 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 based on Braun & Hogenberg, published in 'Descrittione di Lodovico Guicciardini patritio fiorentino di tutti i Paesi Bassi altrimenti detti Germania inferiore', by Lodovico Guicciardini (1521-1589) .
[Ref: 15001]    £300.00 ($382 • €335 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 ($102 • €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 ($102 • €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 ($83 • €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 ($586 • €513 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 ($497 • €435 rates)


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