"Chletzstat…", Munster, Sebastian
Subject: Eastern France
Period: 1570 (circa)
Color: Black & White
12.9 x 7.9 inches
32.8 x 20.1 cm
This attractive woodblock view of Selestat borders Germany and the Rhine River to the east. The view is filled with animals, mountains, and numerous small buildings and churches. In the background is a boy riding an eagle, holding the coat of arms of Germany.
Minor show-through of text on verso with a few small worm tracks and faint damp stains confined to the blank margins.