Map of the citadel of Lille, besieged from August 22 and captured by the Allies on October 23, 1708. Top right the legends A-R in Dutch and French, bottom section of the bulwarks and moats. Numbered lower right: Tom. II. no. 39. Illustration in the second part of: [Jean] du Mont, Wartime account of the battles and sieges, of the three … famous commanders of war… the Prince Eugenius of Savoy, the … Duke of Marlborough, and the Prince van Oranje and Nassau-Vriesland, in the edition of 1729. This second part is mainly devoted to the deeds of the Duke of Marlborough and Prince Johan Willem Friso.
Titled above to the right: ‘Plan der Citadelle van Ryssel / [Plan] de la Citadelle de Lille.’
Etching on laid paper with wide margins; plate mark: 444 x 560 mm, total: 568 x 673 mm; vertical folding crease, otherwise in great condition.
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