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Auction 151, Lot 588

"Cyprus", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Cyprus

Period: 1572 (circa)

Publication: Cosmographey oder Beschreibung Aller Lander…

Color: Hand Color

6 x 3.9 inches
15.2 x 9.9 cm

Small woodcut map of Cyprus with Nicosia, Famagusta and Kyrenia located. An oared warship sails the Mare Syrum. Set in a full sheet of German text (7.8 x 11.7") with an illustration of a stag and his mate below the map.

References: cf. Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #157-117.

Condition: B+

A slightly uneven impression and marginal soiling.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 11/19/2014