Auction 127, Lot 582

"Die Eydtgenoschafft oder das Schwytzerlandt mit den anstossenden landern", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Switzerland

Period: 1578 (published)

Publication: Cosmographia

Color: Hand Color

13.8 x 10 inches
35.1 x 25.4 cm

Early woodblock map of Switzerland graphically depicting the mountainous terrain. Large castle symbols locate the major cities. German title, woodblock illustration on verso.


Condition: A

Minor soil in margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $325

Closed on 2/25/2009