"Toletum [on sheet with] Vallisoletum", Braun & Hogenberg
Period: 1598 (circa)
Publication: Civitates Orbis Terrarum
Color: Black & White
18.7 x 13 inches
47.5 x 33 cm
Two bird's eye views on a folio sheet with Latin text on verso. Toledo is shown built around the Alcazar and the cathedral and protected by the Tagus River that is spanned by two Moorish bridges. The lower view of Valladolid includes scenes of farmers working the cultivated fields.
Small wormhole in centerfold, light overall toning, otherwise fine.