Set of 2 military/naval plans by Van Langren dealing with Dunkirk/Dunkerque and surroundings in northern France in 1639 and 1645. Michael van Langren, also known as Michiel Florent van Langren (1598 Amsterdam ? 1675 Brussels) was an astronomer and cartographer of the Low Countries in the service of the Spanish Monarchy.
Made by Anonymous after Revue Maritime.
Medium: Etching / Engraving on wove (vellin) paper.
Sheet size: 29 x 41.5 cm (11.42 x 16.34 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Original folds as issued. Some foxing, which can be removed on request. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
DUNKERQUE-DUNKIRK-PLAN-FRENCH NAVY-LANGREN | PCO-B5-01
From ‘Revue Maritime et Coloniale’, a periodical published in Paris from 1861-1896 by the French ‘Ministere de la Marine et des Colonies’. This item was published in 1869.