Wittenburg city view Martin Luther 1598 Munster Cosmography wood cut print
Wittenburg city view Martin Luther 1598 Munster Cosmography wood cut print Wittenburg city view Martin Luther 1598 Munster Cosmography wood cut print
$ 75.00

Wittenburg.

(Europe, Holy Roman Empire, Germany, Saxony, Wittenburg, Martin Luther, Munster Cosmography).

Issued 1598, Basel by Sebastian Munster.

Fine 16th century wood cut print from the famous monumental work Cosmography. Provides a fascinating glimpse into Europe during the Early Modern period.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Text as always on reverse.

Sheet measures c. 12 1/4" H x 7 3/4" W.

Engraved area measures c. 4 7/8" H x 6" W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.

[R20817].