Antique Print-SAINT OMER-FRANCE-Guicciardini-1613
Antique Print-SAINT OMER-FRANCE-Guicciardini-1613

Original Antique Maps and Prints. Description: This original old antique print / plate originates from the scarse French edition of’Description de touts les Pays-Bas… Guicciardini, published by Jan Janszn. Arnhem and Petrus van der Keere, Amsterdam in 1613. He was born in Florence, a son of Jacopo Guicciardini. The Guicciardini family established a presence in Antwerp and in 1541 Lodovico arrived to work with his uncle. At the same time they functioned as informents for the Medici’s back home. He stayed until his death. At one point he was accused with his brother Giovan Battista of killing Gaspare Ducci, who they held resposible for their bancruptcy in 1543. Lodovico apparently started writing in 1552 and in 1556 he published his first work’Comentarii della…… In 1567 he got the’Descrittione…. He wrote a few more works. In 1569 he landed in jail because he critisized Alva’s policies. In 1582 he landed in jail again because he apparently knew Jean Jaureguy, who tried to kill William of Orange, but he was released soon. Although he had been prosperous at times he ended a poor man. Subject: Page 509:’S. View of the city of Saint-Omer, France. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 23.5 x 17.5 cm. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 13 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.3 x 6.9 inch. 7.7 x 5.1 inch. Medium: Original copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper. Location: C91-26 SKU: TPC 15823.1 Section: GUICCIARDINI-GROOT. ThePrintsCollector – Laurentius Old Master Prints Frans Laurentius 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 Print-SAINT OMER-FRANCE-Guicciardini-1613″ is in sale since Sunday, April 5, 2020. 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: Copper Plate
  • Subject: Topographical
  • Date of Creation: Pre-1800
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