Low Countries Belgium France Artois 1725 Harrewijn fine old vintage antique mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Belgium & France, County of Artois, Artesiae, Northern France, Southern Flanders, Scarpe River).
Issued 1725, Antwerp, by Harrewijn.
Fine and uncommon early 18th century engraved map with lovely hand color.
Charming vignette cartouche at top right with Apollo descending from heaven, country-side nature vignette above the distance scale at lower right. Atlantic Ocean at bottom left.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 7 1/8" H x 8 1/4" W.
Printed area measures c. 5 3/4" H x 7 1/4" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 2, p. 271