Germany, Beieren, Weissenburg; Sebastian Münster - Weissenburg mit umbligender Landschafft auff das aller fleissigest nach aller Gelegenheit Contrafeht - 1561-1580

Description
Germany, Beieren, Weissenburg; Sebastian Münster - Weissenburg mit umbligender Landschafft auff das aller fleissigest nach aller Gelegenheit Contrafeht - 1561-1580
Large 16th century wood engraving with a bird's eye view of the city of Weissenburg

A map on two pages in bird's eye view of the Bavarian city of Weissenburg.

This version of the map is by Sebastian Münster from 1572. It first appeared in the monumental work ‘́Cosmographia’.

Image 26.5 x 37.5 cm, sheet 36.5 x 45 cm.

In December, postal delivery is slower due to the holidays. Map is from Spain. Please keep the longer than usual delivery time in mind.

Lot details
Object
Townplan
Country (current geographical location)
Germany
Geographical specification
Beieren, Weissenburg
Map maker/ publisher
Sebastian Münster
Map/ Book title
Weissenburg mit umbligender Landschafft auff das aller fleissigest nach aller Gelegenheit Contrafeht
Period
1561-1580
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Wood cut
Additional Information
Large 16th century wood engraving with a bird's eye view of the city of Weissenburg
Size of the largest image
26.5×37.5 cm
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