"Illustris civitatis Conimbriae in Lusitania ad flumen Illunda effigies", Braun & Hogenberg
Period: 1580 (circa)
Publication: Civitates Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
18 x 11.2 inches
45.7 x 28.4 cm
Superb panoramic view of the hillside city with its walls, aqueduct and bridge. Large strapwork cartouche containing a key to the major buildings flanked by two gentlemen in foreground. Script title and coat of arms in the sky above the city. Expert repairs in margin corners and fold, else very fine.