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France Bisanz antique woodcut Besançon Sebastian Münster 1628

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Besançon Old 16th-century antique woodcut in birds-eye view of the city (Bisanz ) and surrounding area by Sebastian Munster.

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France Bisanz antique woodcut Besançon Sebastian Münster 1628

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Description: Besançon Old 16th-century antique woodcut in birds-eye view of the city (Bisanz ) and surrounding area by Sebastian Munster.

Sebastian Munster (1488-1552)
One of the most important and famous mapmakers of the mid-sixteenth century, 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.

The Cosmographia was published in 46 editions.
In German between 1544 and 1628, in Latin between 1550 and 1559, in Italian in 1558 and in French in 1575

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Size:
Sheet app.: 43 x 35 cm. 17 x 13.75 inches.
Condition : View overall very good, fold as published, text Old German.