Belgium Austrian Netherlands Catholic Provinces 1740 Homann decorative folio mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Arena Martis in Belgio Qua Provinciae X Catholica Inferioris Germaniae.
(Europe, Low Countries, Belgium, Flanders, Austrian Netherlands).
Issued c. 1730-50, Nuremberg by Homann.
Small detailed prospect view lower right of Luttich beside two lions.
Fine mid 18th century folio sheet engraved map, with full original hand color. Large decorative cartouche.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 21 1/2" H x 24 "W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 19 1/4" H x 22" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 361.