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Pub Year Map Maker Pub Place Map Title Map Price (USD) Picture
1665Blaeu, Willem & JanAmsterdamSecunda Pars Brabantiae…Bruxellae$575 Picture

A copper plate engraved map with hand colored outline and some wash.

Size: 16.5 inches X 20.5 inches

Map Type: Atlas

This is a superior copy with hand colored outlines and wash.

Blaeu maps are renowned for the consummate care and attention apparent in every stage of production - using only the best paper with finely engraved plates and a high standard of printing.

This beautiful map of the region of Brabant centered on Bruxelles in today's Belgium. Decorative cartouche and coats of arms, scale of measurement, and a compass rose. Depicts the cities of Mechelen and Louven.

References: Atlas Major of 1665, pp 202-203, Taschen, Benedikt, Koln, 2005; A List of Geographical Atlases in the Library of Congress, 479, Phillips, P.L, Government Printing Office, Washington, 1909

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