"La noble ville de Geneve avec la situation", Munster, Sebastian
Subject: Geneva, Switzerland
Period: 1550 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
14 x 6 inches
35.6 x 15.2 cm
This is a superb woodblock plan showing the city of Geneva perched on the banks of the lake with the bridge linking Geneva Major with Minor Geneva. The plan is adorned with a large coat of arms. It is set in a full sheet of French text.
Light damp stains at bottom, just barely affecting text.