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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550 1489 - - technic: Woodcut; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 28 x 33; - description: Map shows Leon, now Lyon, as bird s eye view with the rivers Saone and Rhone. With coat of arm and decorative ornamental border.; -vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550 1489 - - technic: Woodcut; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 28 x 16; - description: Map shows the city of Melun at the river Seine, on reverse shows the city Chartress sourrounded with troops; -vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 28 x 16; - description : Map shows the Island Creta; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 28 x 17; - description : Map shows the total city of Salzburg, on reverse the bridg to Regensburg; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 27 x 40; - description : Map shows the city of Poitiers; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 28 x 16; - description : Map shows the city Aach , on reverse a map of Belgium.; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Ptolemy/Münster Sebastian Claudius (1489 - 1552)
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Ptolemy/Münster Sebastian Claudius (1489 - 1552)
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 25 x 40; - description : Map shows the city of Saint Quentin as birdseye view; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 25,5 x 38,5; - description : Map shows the city of Venice as bird s eye view. Very detailed with all houses and streets.; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 28,5 x 19,5; - description: Map shows Estern Europe with Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria with coat of arms. On reverse ornamental letters and a portrait of a bishop.; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 26 x 34; - description : Map shows total Greece with the island Creta and partly Turkey; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550 1489 - - technic: Woodcut; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 26 x 40; - description: Half bird s eye of the city of Frankfurt at Main; -vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550 1489 - - technic: Woodcut; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 25 x 34; - description: Map shows the bird s eye view of the city Colmar in Alsace , on reverse a vine; -vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550 1489 - - technic: Woodcut; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Very good; - size (in cm): 27 x 34; - description: Map shows Rhenland Pfalz, Baden Wurtemberg and Hessen; -vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias.
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
Artist: Münster Sebastian ( - 1552) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550 1489 - - technic: Woodcut; - colorit: original colored; - condition: Upper margin perfectly enlarged; - size (in cm): 31,5 x 36; - description: Map shows Silesia with the city Breslau, Between 1289 and 1292, Bohemian king Wenceslaus II became suzerain of some of the Upper Silesian duchies. Polish kings had not renounced their hereditary rights to Silesia until 1335. The province became part of the Bohemian Crown under the Holy Roman Empire, and passed with that crown to the Habsburg Monarchy of Austria in 1526. In the 15th century, several changes were made to Silesia's borders. Parts of the territories which had been transferred to the Silesian Piasts in 1178 were bought by the Polish kings in the second half of the 15th century.; -vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs to the very important Comographers of the Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world. It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts , some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe. His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (15 … [Click Below for Full Description]
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Münster Sebastian (1489 - 1552) Basel
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Ptolemy/Münster Sebastian Claudius ( 1489 - 1552 ) Basel
Artist: Ptolemy/Münster Sebastian Claudius ( - 1552 ) Basel; issued in: Basle; date: ca 1550, 1489. - technic: Woodcut; colorit: original colored; - condition: Right lower corner ,tear perfectly restored; - size (in cm): 27 x 34; - description : Map shows total Croatia with Slovenia, on reverse beautiful representaions as titelpage; - vita of the artist: Sebastian Münster (1488 ? 1552) belongs tot he very important Comographers oft he Renaicance. He issued his first famous Cosmographia in 1544 with 24 double paged maps with German description of the world.It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French, Italian, English, and Czech. The last German edition was published in 1628, long after his death. The Cosmographia was one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century. It passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts ,some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolph Deutsch, and David Kandel. It was most important in reviving geography in 16th-century Europe.His first geographic works were Germania descriptio (1530) and Mappa Europae (1536). In 1540 he published a Latin edition of Ptolemy's Geographia with illustrations. The 1550 edition contains cities, portraits, and costumes. These editions, printed in Germany, are the most valued of the Cosmographias. Claudius Ptolemy (arround 100- 160 a.C.) Geographia, gives a list of geographic coordinates of spherical longitude and latitude of almost ten thousand point locations on the earth surface, as they were known at his times. The list is or … [Click Below for Full Description]
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