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Plan of city of Hulst in the province of Zeeland, in the Low Countries, showing military strengths of opposing forces and ships arriving on the Schelde River. Scene depicts the Siege of Hulst from 1596. The scene is dated from August 1, 1596. Spanish troops under Albrecht VII, Archduke of Austria captured Hulst from Maurice of Nassau on August 15, 1596.
German caption in form of 14 line rhyme below image on item.
Title from caption.
Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 4.
Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 4 (Published in Braun & Hogenberg, Civitates orbis terrarum, 1572-1618).
Original album; Purchase; 1950.
Formerly: PR13 CN1950:R01. Originals were housed in blind-tooled morocco album 11 x 17 in. Original binding in P&P Suppl. Archives.