Valenchiennes / Valencena, quondam Cygnorum vallis, urbs Han. Perelegans et valde magnifica (map of the French town Valenciennes)

Frans Hogenberg, 16th century, Europe

Frans Hogenberg (1535 – 1590) printmaker,
Valenchiennes / Valencena, quondam Cygnorum vallis, urbs
Han. Perelegans et valde magnifica (map of the French
town Valenciennes) – engraving – 1582
Double page – Back page: Page 25 of the 3rd volume
(1581) of the atlas Civitates Orbis Terrarum, engraved
and edited by Frans Hogenberg, with texts by Georg
Braun (Latin edition)
Image: 39.5 cm x 35 cm – Sheet: 35 cm x 46.5 cm
Flemish – German school
No 269 – Αcquisition 2008

  • Frans Hogenberg
  • 16th century
  • 16th Century