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Auction 145, Lot 475

"Die Satt Riga", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Riga, Latvia

Period: 1578 (published)

Publication: Cosmographia oder beschreibung Aller Lander…

Color: Black & White

6.3 x 4.3 inches
16 x 10.9 cm
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Small decorative woodcut view of the city of Riga on a sheet of German text (8 x 12.8") with text on the verso. Note the misspelling of the word "Statt" (city) in the title.

References: Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #158-164.

Condition: B+

Light, overall toning with a small hole in text above map and a chip in bottom blank margin that has been repaired on recto with old paper.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/12/2013