"Die Statt Landaw", Munster, Sebastian
Period: 1547 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
15 x 6.8 inches
38.1 x 17.3 cm
Woodblock view of the medieval city and surrounding countryside. Quaint rendering with various activities along the roadside leading into the city. Two German crests flank the title. Engraver's initials "W.S." and date appear on a stone in the foreground. German text on verso.
Light toning of fold and some minor defects in margin, not affecting view or text below.