"Von den Moscowitern", Munster, Sebastian
Period: 1578 (published)
Color: Hand Color
6.4 x 7 inches
16.3 x 17.8 cm
Woodblock map of European Russia, including part of present-day Ukraine. Moscow is prominently featured at center and the map is filled with graphic representation of the rivers, mountains, forests, cities and tent encampments with a bull roaming the countryside. On a full sheet of German text (8 x 13") with text and a depiction of the bull on the verso.
Some faint spots in blank margins.