"Herbipolis Wirtzburg", Munster, Sebastian
Period: 1598 (published)
Publication: Cosmographey das ist Beschreibung
Color: Hand Color
13 x 10 inches
33 x 25.4 cm
Early bird's-eye view of Wurzburg and surrounding countryside illustrating the famous Franken vineyard region. The view is dominated by the Fortress Marienberg that sits high on a hill on the opposite side of the Main River. The woodcut is decorated with two coats of arms. Title on verso with woodcut of a castle and German text .