Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird’s View 16th Century
Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Paris -france 1572 Braun & Hogenberg Very Unusual Large Bird's View 16th Century

Very unusual copper engraved bird’s view of Lutetia, Paris (France), by BRAUN (Georg) & HOGENBERG (Franz), 1572. Lutetia, vulgari nomine Paris, urbs Galliae maxima, Sequana navigabili flumine irrigatur… The map represents Paris around 1530. It is engraved by Simon van der Novel and Franz Hogenberg. On the plan, the names of the streets and river are in french. In upper left side, the title in latin in a cartouche surmunted by the arms of Paris, and lower left, a scene with three people, a man greeting two ladies. In lower right side, the privilege in french. On verso, the text in latin, and preceded by a beautiful wood engraved initial. Published in the atlas of Braun-Hogenberg “Civitas Orbis Terrarum” in 6 volumes from 1572 to 1617. Various editions of this atlas were published in Latin, German and French. The views were engraved by Franz Hogenberg and published by Georg Braun. Size with margins : 52,2 x 39 cm / 20,4 x 15,3 inches. Good condition, small restoration in the lower margins, old colors. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “PARIS -FRANCE 1572 BRAUN & HOGENBERG VERY UNUSUAL LARGE BIRD’S VIEW 16TH CENTURY” is in sale since Wednesday, January 27, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Type: City Map
  • Year: 1572
  • Date Range: 1500-1599
  • City: Paris
  • Country/Region: France
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