Antique Map-MENEN-FRANCE-FORTRESS-BELGIUM-Weege-1753
Antique Map-MENEN-FRANCE-FORTRESS-BELGIUM-Weege-1753

Original Antique Maps and Prints. Description: This very rare old antique copperplate engraved print originates from:’Kleyne en Beknopte Atlas, of Tooneel des Oorlogs in Europa… , published in Amsterdam by David Weege, 1753. First and only very rare edition. This work is a reissue of an atlas published by Erven J. Ratelband en Compagnie, Amsterdam, 1735, enlarged with 25 maps / views. Include maps and views from earlier sources like Jacob Aertsz. 1635 and Daniel de La Feuille c. Ref: Koeman Wee 1. Subject: Map 150:’Meenen. Plan of the fortified city of Menen, Belgium. Also depicted is an allegorical scene with a heraldic lion holding arrows opening the door to France. Menen is located on the Belgian/French border. General age related toning and minimal staining. Left margin with 4 small holes from binding, not effecting image. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 31 x 19.5 cm. The image size is ca. 12 x 15 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 12.2 x 7.7 inch. 4.7 x 5.9 inch. Medium: Copperplate etchings and/or engravings on a verge type hand laid paper. Watermark with the Amsterdam coat of arms. ThePrintsCollector – Laurentius Old Master Prints Frans Laurentius, Peter Cornelissen Margo van Latum-van Dongen, Frank van Latum Located in Zeeland (Noord-Brabant) – The Netherlands. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. Combined orders are possible! The item “Antique Map-MENEN-FRANCE-FORTRESS-BELGIUM-Weege-1753″ is in sale since Tuesday, November 27, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “theprintscollector” and is located in Zeeland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Original/Reproduction: Original Print
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Print Type: Engraving
  • Subject: Topographical
  • Date of Creation: Pre-1800
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