Catalog Archive
Auction 125, Lot 683

"Mirandula", Munster/Petri

Subject: Italy, Mirandola

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Cosmographia

Color: Hand Color

13 x 10 inches
33 x 25.4 cm

Interesting bird's-eye view of the fortified city of Mirandola in north central Italy. The view depicts the city with its surrounding fortifications under siege. It is surrounded in a gothic-style border. German title, text, and illustration on verso.


Condition: B+

There is a paper repair in the bottom margin, well away from the image. There is slight show through of the title on verso.

Estimate: $160 - $200


Closed on 9/24/2008