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Last NameAelst    
Given NameNicolas van    
alt. NamesN. v. A. ; Nicolaus Van Aelst ;     
Marriage    
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Year born1526 / 1527    
Year died1613    
Place of death    
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Education    
Country of ActivityBelgium    
Worked forSpeculum Romanae magnificentiae, omnia fere quaecunq. in urbe monumenta extant, partim iuxta antiquam, partim iuxta hodiernam formam accuratiss. delineata repraesentans Accesserunt non paucae, tum antiquarum, tum modernarum rerum Urbis figurae nunquam antehac aeditae, Rome 1546ff.    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquescopper engraving, esp. of cartographic & topographic maps    
Sample(s)www.raremaps.com/gallery/detail/23679/La_Fedelis_Sima_Citta_Di_Gallipo/Van%20Aelst.html ; www.bildindex.de/obj08076956.html#|home    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesC. J. Schüler: Die kartographierte Stadt (Paris 2011: 116-17) ;     
otherborn in Brussels, then Flanders, today Belgium; around 1600 active as publ., engr. & cartographer in Rome ;    
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