Naples Italy Der Koniglichen Statt Neapels Sebastian Munster 1561
Titel: Der Koenigliche Statt Neapels abcontrafehtung.
Description: Kingdom Naples (Napoli) old woodcut map showing the old town with the castle of San Martino on the hill, as well as the Castle Nuovo and the Castel dell'Ovo and trading ships in the foreground. Sebastian Münster’s map are the oldest city maps in Europe and issued in Book III: Germany published by Henricus Petrus.
Cartographer: 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.
Publisher: Henricus Petrus (1508–1579) and his son Sebastian Henric Petri (1546, Basel – 1627, Basel) headed the printer shop of Basel (Basilea in Latin), called Officina Henricpetrina.
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Size app.: Sheet:. 12.25 x 16 inches. (31x 41 cm.) Condition: Nice map in overall good condition with traces of age.
Collection: Klaas Karl Kee - Historical Map Collection.