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FRANKFURT AM MAIN GERMANY WOODCUT DIE STATT FRANKFURT SEBASTIAN MUNSTER 1548
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Die Statt Frankfurt by Sebastian Munster 1548

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Antique map of Frankfurt in 1548, woodcut with hand coloring.

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Die Statt Frankfurt by Sebastian Munster 1548

Titel: Die Statt Frankfurt
Antique map of Frankfurt in 1548, woodcut with hand coloring.

Mapmaker: Sebastian Munster (1488-1552)
Sebastian worked as a lecturer at the University of the Franciscan Order in Tübingen, where he studied astrology to the famous astronomer Johannes Stöffler.
In addition to his main work, the Cosmographia, Sebastian Munster wrote some very extensive work in the field of Hebrew studies, natural science, geography, and theology.

The map is a more than 400 years old woodblock print, hand colored from Sebastian Munsters Cosmographia, one of the most successful and popular books of the 16th century.

Origin: The Cosmographia.

16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints.
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Size:
Size sheet app.: 42 x 35 cm. 16.75 x 13.75 inches.
Image app. : 39 x 24.5 cm. 15.25 x 9.75 inches.
Condition : Overall view very good, fold as published.