Item 108 - Map of Ostend

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GB 249 T-GED/22/1/Belgium/108


Map of Ostend


  • No date [1649 or later] (Creation)

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1 map: black and white; engraving; 48.8 x 37.7 cm on 53.5 x 42.4 cm sheet on 59.5 x 57.4 cm backing

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'Ostend Obsessa Et Capta Ab Alberto Et Isabella d. g. Archiducib Austriae, Ducib. Burgundiae, Brabantiae, etc. Com. Flandriae, etc.'

Anon. [Joan Blaeu]

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Inset: 'Ostenda ut jam conspictur A[nn]o 1641.'

On the reverse text in Dutch.


[Probably from Joan Blaeu, Townsbook of the Netherlands (Novum Ac Magnum Theatrum Urbium [...] (Amsterdam, 1649 and later).]

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  • Dutch
  • Latin

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