London, South Kensington
23 April 2008
SPAIN -- Georg BRAUN (1541-1622) & Frans HOGENBERG (c.1536-88). Loxa [Cologne: c.1572 or later]. Hand-coloured woodcut bird's-eye-view of Loxa [Loja] in Spain, 2 costumed figures in lower right hand corner, one mounted, Latin text on verso, 353 x 492mm.
With 5 other maps of Spain including Abraham Ortelius's Carpetaniae Partis Descr. ... Guipus Coae Regionis Typus ... Cadiz urbs ([Amsterdam, n.d.]), Blaeu's Andaluzia continens Sevillam et Cordubam ([Amsterdam, [n.d.]), Blaeu's Granata et Murcia Regna ([Amsterdam, n.d.]) and Sanson's L' Espagne ([Paris, n.d.]). (6)
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