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Title: 'Komara'. View on the Russian city of Komara.
Description: (T'Antwerpen, By Jacobus Peeters, op de Scoen mert, [met alderhande Landt-Kaerten, Soo groote als kleyne, ...]. no date (ab. 1690). Oblong 8vo. Copperengraving, unsigned [Bouttats?] 10.5 cm.x 26.5 cm. Signed lower left 'I. Peeters. ex. op. De Scoen. Mert. ant.' Good plate marks, blank margins left and right small, upper and lower 2 cm. View of the city of Komara. One view from a nice and rare collection of plates, of which the series range from appr. 80 - 140, including views of Romein de Hooge of the Siege of Vienna, 50 views of Austria - Hungary, views Malta, 6 Candia, 24 Middle East and Arabia. Incl. views of Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Mount Sinai, Russia etc. Published by Peeters towards the end of the 17th century, engraved by Caspar Bouttats, Coenradus Lauwers, Lucas Vorstermans. A number of plates with Gaspar Huberti as publisher, Vorsterman as engraver after drawings by Ioannes Peeters.

Keywords: engravings topography travel copperengravings prints

Price: EUR 150.00 = appr. US$ 163.03 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 6847