Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg
Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg

Up for sale is an outstanding 16th century copper engraving depicting a birds eye view of Calais printed by Braun & Hogenberg. This 1597 color print is executed on a fine hand laid paper and has retained much of its beautiful original coloring! The entire sheet measures 16 1/8 x 20 3/4 inches while the print measures 12 1/2 x 15 3/8 inches. A caption is present low right in Latin which reads Caletum or Calesium in French Calais, gate of entry, fortress and key of France, came under the power fo the Spanish King Philip in April of the year 1597. This incredibly rare and beautiful map is in exceptional original condition for its age and accurately depicted in the provided images. On the backside of the print is a block of Latin text which reads more of the city. If you have any questions please feel free to ask prior to purchasing! We specialize in fine art from the Renaissance to Contemporary dealing with a plethora of past artists which include Pablo Picasso, Diego Giacometti, Edward Curtis, Alfred Mitchell, Banksy and even Bob Ross. All works of art and objects of value are professionally packed to ensure a safe arrival to you, thank you for your interest! The item “Old Master Engraving of Calais France Map 1597 printed by Braun and Hogenberg” is in sale since Tuesday, January 14, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “henningfineart” and is located in Orlando, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.
  • Printing Technique: copper engraving
  • Type: City Map
  • Year: 1597
  • Date Range: 1500-1599
  • Country/Region: France
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