Die Stadt Leon Old Woodcut Lyon France Munster 1628

Die Stadt Leon Old Woodcut Lyon France Munster 1628

Die Stadt Leon Old Woodcut Lyon France Munster 1628

Die Stadt Leon Old Woodcut Lyon France Munster 1628 Title: Die Stadt Leon. Description: Early 17th-century woodcut birds-eye view of Lyon a walled French city with fortifications. A beautiful Coat of Arm of the city adorns the top, and a detailed numbered description below the town. Taken from The Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster, German edition The Cosmographia is the earliest German description of the world. Was a German writer, historicus, mapmaker, cartographer, cosmographer born in Ingelheim Germany. Münster completed his studies at the Universität Tübingen in 1518 led by Johannes Stöffler. Munster published two books, an edition of Ptolemy’s Geographia, in 1540, with 48 double-page woodcut maps, and his Cosmographia, published in 1544, which contained upwards of five hundred woodcuts, including 24 double-page maps. 16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity (COA) will be supplied on request. 42.5 x 37 cm. 16.75 x 14.25 inches. Condition : Nice map in good condition, center fold as published. All maps and prints are genuine, authentic, published at the date stated in this listing! Mapandmaps that’s it. Always real antique maps – Always original – Never reproductions. For better quality pictures please go to our web site. All maps and prints are genuine, authentic, published at the date stated above. 3 day’s Global Express Courier Services on request. The item “Die Stadt Leon Old Woodcut Lyon France Munster 1628″ is in sale since Sunday, March 18, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “mapandmaps” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Condition: Used
  • Type: County Map
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Cartographer/Publisher: See the description of the map.
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
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