Germany, Erfurt, Thüringen & Fulda, Hessen; S, Münster / H. Petri - Erdfurt die hauptsatt in Thüringen.../ Die Statt Fulda in der Büchen .... - 1561-1580

Description
Germany, Erfurt, Thüringen & Fulda, Hessen; S, Münster / H. Petri - Erdfurt die hauptsatt in Thüringen.../ Die Statt Fulda in der Büchen .... - 1561-1580
Beautiful 16th century woodcut with a double city view from the Cosmography by Sebastian Münster

Double panorama of German cities on one sheet. At the top Erfurt in Thuringia, at the bottom Fulda in Hessen.

Beneath both images an index.

Woodprint by Sebastian Munster from a German edition of the Cosmography, ca. 1575.

Good condition, some light foxing the centrefold. Otherwise in excellent condition. Strong paper, full double page. Text in German.

Image 23.5 x 36.5 cm, sheet 36.5 x 45 cm.

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Lot details
Object
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Country (current geographical location)
Germany
Geographical specification
Erfurt, Thüringen & Fulda, Hessen
Map maker/ publisher
S, Münster / H. Petri
Map/ Book title
Erdfurt die hauptsatt in Thüringen.../ Die Statt Fulda in der Büchen ....
Period
1561-1580
Condition
Good
Technique
Wood engraving
Additional Information
Beautiful 16th century woodcut with a double city view from the Cosmography by Sebastian Münster
Size of the largest image
23.5×36.5 cm
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