COPPENS, Augustin
(b. 1668, Brussel, d. 1740, Brussel)

Profile view of the house of the Bow on the Grand Place

Engraving, 255 x 388 mm
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

This engraving was made by Richard van Orley after a drawing by Augustin Coppens. The picture shows the ruins of Brussels at the Grote Markt after the bombardment by the French, 13-15 August 1695. It is the fifth print in the series of twelve.

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