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Records: 1 to 3 of 3
  ASIA 
 Turkey 

FORESTI, Giacomo. [Early 16th century prospect of Constantinople]
Costantinopolo Citta bellissima. Venice: c.1524. Woodcut, 90 x 145mm, set in Italian text.
An early diagrammatic prospect of Constantinople from Foresti da Bergamo's 'Novissime Hystoriæ'. Foresti (1434-1520) was a noted historian in his day: his 'Supplementum Chronicarum' (1491), was plagarised by Hartmann Schedel, appearing word for word in the more famous 'Nuremberg Chronicle' (1493).
[Ref: 18405]    £180.00 ($227 • €199 rates)


  EUROPE 
 Greece 

FORESTI, Giacomo. [Early 16th century prospect of Athens]
El principio del Regno d'Athene. Venice: c.1503. Woodcut, 65 x 85mm, set in Italian text. Minor spotting in text page not affecting the view.
An early diagrammatic prospect of Athens from Foresti da Bergamo's 'Novissime Hystoriæ'. On the reverse are view of Chalkida and Epidavros in Dalmatia. Foresti was a noted historian in his day: his 'Supplementum Chronicarum' (1491), was plagarised by Hartmann Schedel, appearing word for word in the more famous 'Nuremberg Chronicle' (1493).
[Ref: 12059]    £160.00 ($202 • €177 rates)


 Northern Italy 

FORESTI, Giacomo. [Early 16th century prospect of Venice]
El principio de Venetia citta Regia. Venice: c.1524. Woodcut, 120 x 155mm, set in Italian text.
An early diagrammatic prospect of Venice from Foresti da Bergamo's 'Novissime Hystoriæ'. Foresti (1434-1520) was a noted historian in his day: his 'Supplementum Chronicarum' (1491), was plagarised by Hartmann Schedel, appearing word for word in the more famous 'Nuremberg Chronicle' (1493).
[Ref: 18406]    £325.00 ($410 • €360 rates)


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