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Frans Hogenberg (Flemish, 1535-1590), Pictorial View from Dordrect on the Merwede, Dordracvm vulgo Dortt: Me Mosa, et Walis, cum Linga

$594$475
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3407T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 20, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Frans Hogenberg (Flemish, 1535-1590)

Pictorial View from Dordrect on the Merwede, Dordracvm vulgo Dortt: Me Mosa, et Walis, cum Linga, MeruaquƩ cingunt, Aeternam Bataue virginis, ecce, fidem
Titled within the matrix.
Etching and engraving with hand-coloring, sight size 11 7/8 x 19 in. (30.0 x 48.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Central vertical fold, as issued, toning, not examined out of frame.

N.B. This is an early hand-colored view of Dordrecht on the Merwede, from the second part of the multi-volume atlas by Braun & Hogenberg, Civitates Orbis Terrarum. Created between 1572 and 1618, the series contains 546 maps and cityscapes of all major cities in Europe and cities in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.


Provenance: The estate of George Way.
Estimate $200-400

Framed dimensions are 17 5/8 x 24 3/4 x 3/4 in.


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