Catalog Archive
Auction 126, Lot 577

"Ober Baden", Munster/Petri

Subject: Switzerland, Baden

Period: 1588 (circa)

Publication: Cosmographia

Color: Black & White

13.8 x 10.3 inches
35.1 x 26.2 cm
New! Download High Resolution Image
(or just click on image to launch the Zoom viewer)

Dramatic woodcut map of Baden drawn from a bird's-eye perspective. A pair of angels support the crest of the town above the map. Many farms and houses are noted in the surrounding countryside. Italian text on verso.


Condition: B

A nice impression on a sheet with some toning on the centerfold. Upper margin with a little loss on the centerfold, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $110 - $150


Closed on 12/3/2008