Poitiers Buttiers France 1598 Munster Cosmography wood cut print city viewBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Der Alten unnd herzlichen Statt Buttiers contrafactur.
(Munster Cosmography, France, Poitiers, City View, Wood Cut Engravings, Coat of Arms).
Issued 1598, Basel by Sebastian Munster.
Fine 16th century wood cut print from the famous monumental work Cosmography. Provides a fascinating prospect city view glimpse into Europe during the Early Modern period.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Text as always on reverse. Original centerfold.
Sheet measures c. 12 1/4" H x 16" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.