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Auction 94, Lot 461

"[Lot of 23 leaves]", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Printed leaves

Period: 1580 (circa)

Publication: Cosmographia Universalis

Color: Hand Color

14.5 x 9 inches
36.8 x 22.9 cm
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A great group of early printed leaves, all with nice Gothic illustrations and historiated initials. There are portraits, battle scenes, coats of arms, and views of various occupations.The old coloring appears a bit amateur, but is still attractive. German text.


Condition: A

Mild toning or light foxing on a few leaves, mostly very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $300

Closed on 3/7/2001