Auction 122, Lot 638

"Die Stat Florentz", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Florence, Italy

Period: 1560 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
14.2 x 8.7 inches
36.1 x 22.1 cm

Attractive woodblock view depicting the city of Florence, situated on both sides of the river Arno and connected by four stone bridges. The many palaces and churches are well described, as are the medieval city walls. German text and city view of Padua on verso.

References:

Condition: B+

A good impression on a sheet with a repaired tear in top blank margin. Bottom margin with a couple repairs.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $275

Closed on 12/5/2007

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