Auction 126, Lot 656

"Cyprus", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Cyprus

Period: 1578 (published)

Publication: Cosmographey

Color: Hand Color

5.8 x 4 inches
14.7 x 10.2 cm

Small woodcut map of Cyprus with Nicosia, Famagusta and Kyrenia located. An oared warship sails the Mare Aegyptum. Set in a full sheet of German text (8 x 13.3") with an illustration of a stag and his mate below the map.

References: Zacharakis #1586, pl. 328.

Condition: B+

Some minor bleed through of color on verso.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/3/2008