"Tavola Nuova di Germania", Ruscelli, Girolamo
Subject: Central Europe
Period: 1574 (published)
Publication: La Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo
Color: Black & White
9.7 x 7 inches
24.6 x 17.8 cm
Copper engraved map covering nearly all of central Europe. The map is filled with mountains, forests, cities and regions. It is engraved in the characteristic Italian style with a stippled sea and bold border. Italian text on verso.
Ink haze from printer's plate, else crisp impression with a couple of spots in margins and tiny binding hole on neatline.