Auction 114, Lot 409

"[Die Statt Bisantz]", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: France

Period: 1550 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

14.6 x 10.7 inches
37.1 x 27.2 cm

Early bird's eye view of Besancon and surrounding countryside and vineyards. The woodcut is decorated with two coats of arms. Title on verso with German text.


Condition: B

Lightly toned with a slight mat burn in margins. Four infilled wormholes in map. Remnants of hinges on verso.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 3/1/2006