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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 ($451 • €399 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: 18062]    £110.00 ($142 • €126 rates)


BRAUN, Georg & HOGENBERG, Frans. [16th century plan of Luxembourg]
Lutzenburgum... Cologne: 1588, Latin text edition. 355 x 415mm. Snall repaired hole in centerfold.
Map-view of Luxembourg, published in the third volume of the Civitates Orbis Terrarum, the first series of printed town plans. KOEMAN: B&H 3.
[Ref: 11941]    £750.00 ($967 • €856 rates)

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [16th century map of Luxembourg]
Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss Descript. Iacobo Surhonio Montano auctore. Antwerp, Officina Plantiniana, 1592, Latin text edition. Coloured. 370 x 490mm.
Emperor Charles V paid Jacques Surhon 500 Livres for drawing a map of Luxembourg in 1551: however it was not published until 1579, when Antwerp had enough political freedom for Ortelius to publish it. VAN DEN BROECKE: 60, state 3 of 4.
[Ref: 12586]    £650.00 ($838 • €742 rates)

BLAEU, Johannes. [17th century antique town plan of Luxembourg]
Lutzenburgum. Amsterdam, c.1649, Latin edition. Old colour. 395 x 510mm. Fine condition
A detailed plan of Luxemburg from Blaeu's 'Townbook' of the Netherlands, decorated with two armorials.
[Ref: 11937]    £1,200.00 ($1,547 • €1,369 rates)

BLAEU, Johannes. [17th century plan of Luxembourg]
Lutzenburgum. Amsterdam, c.1649, Dutch edition. Coloured. 395 x 510mm.
Plan of Luxembourg from Blaeu's 'Townbook' of the Netherlands, decorated with two armorials.
[Ref: 11938]    £900.00 ($1,160 • €1,027 rates)

ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Luxembourg]
Lutzeburg. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Luxembourg. 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: 15563]    £80.00 ($103 • €91 rates)

JANSSON, Jan. [17th century map of Luxembourg]
Ducatus Lutzenburgensis Nova et accurata Descriptio. Amsterdam, 1658, French edition. Original colour. 400 x 515mm. Verdisgris cracks repaired.
A fine map of the Duchy of Luxembourg.
[Ref: 11939]    £300.00 ($387 • €342 rates)

JANSSON, Jan. [Luxembourg]
Ducatus Lutzenburgensis Nova et accurata Descriptio. Amsterdam: Heirs of Jan Jansson, 1666, Latin text. Original colour. 400 x 515mm. Slight staining at the edge of the wide margins,
A fine example of this map of Luxembourg, on good paper and with bright colour. From 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: 8217]    £380.00 ($490 • €434 rates)

SEUTTER, Matthäus. [Luxembourg]
Ducatus Luxemburg... Augsburg, c.1744. Original body colour. 200 x 260mm. Stitch holes in left margin.
An uncommon small version of Seutter's map of Luxembourg, with cartouches for the title and scale. Engraved by Lotter for the 'Atlas Minor'.
[Ref: 11397]    £250.00 ($322 • €285 rates)

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