Item #M11024 Prima Pars Brabantiae Cuius Caput Lovanium. Willem Janszoon Blaeu.

Prima Pars Brabantiae Cuius Caput Lovanium.

Amsterdam: c.1640. Notes: Latin text on verso.
Map showing the vicinity of Leuven, Belgium.
With decorative cartouche, numerous coats of arms, scale of miles, and several figures.
The map was drawn for Blaeu by Michael Floris van Langren, the mathematician and astronomer to the King of Spain.

Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571-1638) was a Dutch cartographer, atlas maker, and publisher. Along with his son Johannes Blaeu, Willem is considered one of the notable figures of the Netherlandish or Dutch school of cartography during its golden age in the 16th and 17th centuries., Size : 415x522 (mm), 16.34x20.55 (Inches), Coloring: Original Hand Coloring, Category: Maps Europe Benelux;. Good, with restoration and uniform age toning. Item #M11024

Price: $150.00

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