View of the city Wissembourg, located in the far northeast of France, right on the border with Germany. The municipality belongs to the department Bas-Rhin, region Grand Est.
Hand-coloured woodcut, issued in Sebastian Munster's 'Cosmographia', ca. 1575.
In excellent condition. Centrefold is as issued. Small restored tear at the bottom of the centrefold. Paper is slightly foxed and slightly dirty. Verso: German text.
See the photos.
- Country (current geographical location)
- Geographical specification
- Map maker/ publisher
- S. Munster
- Map/ Book title
- Weissenburg mit umligender Landschafft
- Wood cut
- Additional Information
- Hand-colored cityscape in woodcut.
- Size of the largest image
- 26.5×37.6 cm