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Creator:
Blaeu, Joan, 1596-1673.
Title(s):

Novum ac magnum theatrum urbium Belgicae Regiae, : ad praesentis temporis faciem expressum / A Ioanne Blaeu.

Published/Created:
Amstelaedamensis : Ioannes Blaeu, 1649.
Physical Description:
1 atlas : hand col. maps ; 56 x 32 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
(Folio A) Atlas 46 copy 1
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
(Folio A) Atlas 46 copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale:
Scales differ.
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Dedication: Augustissimo, Potentissimo Monarchae Philippo IV, Hispaniarum Indiarumque Regi; Austriae Archiduci; Burgundiae, Brabantiae, Flandriae, Variarumque Gentium, Non Uno Titulo, Principi, Latissimis Imperii Finibus Solem Utrumque, Utrumque Oeanum Complexo; Catholico, Pacifico, Piissimo, Clementissimo; Theatrum Urbium Belgicae Regiae, Multo Labore, Aere Multo, A se Collectum, In Perpetui Cultus Monumentum Venerabundus Offert, Dicat, Dedicat Ioannes Blaeu, Guilielmus Filius, Amstelaedamensis".
Dedication: "Illustrissimo, Excellentissimo, D. Casparo De Bracamonte Et Guzman; Comiti de Penaranda; Domino de Aldeaseca de la Frontera; Equiti Ordinid de Alcantara ... Ioannes Blaeu Foelicitatem Perpetuam".
French text "Privilege": "Ces deux Volumes du Pays-bas ont esté achevé le 27 Septembre, 1649".
Dutch text "Privilegie" dated by Cornelis Musch, 1648.
Issued with companion volume "Novum ac magnum theatrum urbium Belgicae Foederatae".
Engraved armorial title page, hand coloured and gilded.
Pages have signatures but not page numbers.
Includes "Index urbium et munimentorum Belgicae Regalis hoc volumine comprehensorum".
Koeman, Bl 65, Bl 67.
Subject Terms:
Cities and towns -- Netherlands -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Netherlands -- Defences -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
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