Bergues France city plan Harrewyn 1720 fine old vintage antique mapBrian DiMambro -Historical Investments
Berg S. Winoc
(Northern France- Bergues, Saint Winocq, Nord-pas-de-Calais)
Issued 1720, Brussels
Engraved by Harrewyn
Fine and uncommon old city plan map with lovely hand color.
Vignette scene at top left, extensive key at top right locating 39 specific sites on the map.
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[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great old vintage antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 6 3/8" H x 8 1/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 5 5/8" H x 7 1/4" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 2, p. 271