"Hispania nach aller seiner gelegenheit in Bergen…", Munster, Sebastian
Subject: Spain & Portugal
Period: 1578 (published)
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 10 inches
34.3 x 25.4 cm
This early woodcut map of Spain and Portugal displays Ptolemaic mountain ranges, and a number of cities are named, including Lisbon, Cartagena, Catalona and many more. The major roads are also indicated, and a block of German text is located at the lower right. Title on verso is beautifully embellished with biblical figures and symbols.
There are a few minor spots along the upper centerfold.