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La siege de Hulst per son altese la Prince d'Orangie 1645 De belegeringe van de stadt Hulst door syn hoogheyt den Prince van Orangien int Iaer 1645 Getekent ende met de ketting gemeten door Iohan van Duynen Ingenieur, ende geadmiteert Landtmeeter by de H. State zum Zelandt ; C.J. Visscher excudit

La siege de Hulst per son altese la Prince d'Orangie 1645 De belegeringe van de stadt Hulst door syn hoogheyt den Prince van Orangien int Iaer 1645 Getekent ende met de ketting gemeten door Iohan van Duynen Ingenieur, ende geadmiteert Landtmeeter by de H. State zum Zelandt ; C.J. Visscher excudit

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Summary

Birds-eye view engraving shows map of the area around Hulst (Zeeland) in the Netherlands during the siege of 1645 under Prince Frederick Hendrick of Nassau, Prince of Orange. Includes plan from above of the star fort of Hulst. Identifies the locations of particular troops, their camps and their commanders surrounding the city. Also shows canals, dikes and bodies of water and the villages of Moerschans, Molen op de Klingh, St. Ianssteen and Miseri. Locations are identified in print are numbered 1-36 and are explained in key in lower left corner of the print.
Title from caption at bottom of left side of image.
Caption title in French and Dutch.
Includes scale: "Schale van 300 Rynlantsche Roeden" at lower right bottom of print.
Reference copy in LOT 4601, no. 67B
Illustration in: Hauslab Album, plate 67B.
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.

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01/01/1645
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hulst
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