Steenwijck Holland Netherlands 1616 Baudart engraved early city view battleBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Sous Philippe 2, Gouvernat le Pr. de Parme & l'Archid, Matthias.
(Steenwijk- Steenwijck- Holland- Netherlands- Nederland).
Issued 1616, Amsterdam for Baudart.
Fine engraved birds-eye city view print, with lovely hand color.
During the Eighty Years War this city was seized by the Spanish in 1581 and re-taken by the Dutch in 1592.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Text on reverse as always.
Sheet Measures c. 6 1/2"H x 8 1/2"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 5"H x 6 3/4"W.