Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia
Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europe Ca 1550 Original Antique Map Europe Sebastian Munster Cosmographia

Europa das ein Drittheil der Erden nach Gelegenheit unsern Zeiten. One of the earliest printed maps of the European continent oriented to the south. Shows the continent from Constantinople and Greece to the east and Spain to the southwest. With Denmark, England, Scotland and Ireland to the bottom of the map. Letterpress title on top. A large woodcut border surrounds the title on verso. Map comes from the German edition of Sebastian Münsters Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder, published ca. 1550 by Heinrich Petri in Basel. The woodblock of this map was used first in Münster’s Geographia Universalis in 1540. Sebastian Munster (1488 1552). 40,1 x 27,7 cm. Centerfold reinforced, few separations restored. Paper with original watermark. Recto and verso with contemporary handwritten annotations. Narrow lower margin, few light brownish spots. This is an original antique map published in ca 1550 and NOT a modern copy or reprint! Due to the age of this map some imperfections to be expected! Do not hesitate to ask for more information! Albania Andorra Armenia Austria Azerbaijan Belarus Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Estonia Finland France Georgia Germany Greece Hungary Iceland Ireland Italy Kazakhstan Kosovo Latvia Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Malta Moldova Monaco Montenegro Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal Romania Russia San Marino Serbia Slovakia Slovenia Spain Sweden Switzerland Turkey Ukraine United Kingdom Vatican City. The item “EUROPE CA 1550 ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAP EUROPE SEBASTIAN MUNSTER COSMOGRAPHIA” is in sale since Wednesday, May 15, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “antique.maps” and is located in Kaunas, default. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Region: Europe
  • Topic: Maps
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Sebastian Munster
  • Printing Technique: Woodcut
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Format: Sheet Map
  • Year: 1550
  • Date Range: 1500-1599
  • Country/Region: England
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