INDEX

Cartographer :MUNSTER, Sebastian.

A two-sheet woodcut prospect of Vienna in the 16th century

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Anno Domini 1548. Viena Austriae Hunc Habuit Situm.
Basle: Henri Petri, c.1550. Woodcut on two sheets, printed borders 220 x 385mm & 225 x 290mm, plus letterpress.

Stock ID : 22492

£550

Classic 16th century map of Venice

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Contrasehtung der fürnemen Statt Venedig /sampt den umbligenden Inseln.
Basle, Henri Petri, c.1550, German edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 270 x 390mm.

Stock ID : 22617

£700

Munster's famous 'Upside-down' map of Europe

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Europa das ein drittheil der Erden nach Gelegenheit unsern Zeiten.
Basle, Henri Petri, c.1550. Coloured woodcut, 270 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 22917

£1,250

Munster's famous woodblock illustrating sea monsters

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Les marins monstres & terrestres, lesquelz on trouve en beaucoup de lieux es partes septentrionales.
Basle, Henri Petri, c.1550, French text edition. Coloured woodcut, image size 250 x 350mm.

Stock ID : 22957

£2,950

16th century woodcut map of the world

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Typus Orbis Universalis.
Basle, Henri Petri, c.1552, Latin text edition. Coloured woodcut. Printed area 265 x 380mm.

Stock ID : 22958

£3,200

A 16th century woodcut map of the Holy Land & Cyprus

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

[Palestine & Cyprus.]
Basle, Henri Petri, c.1553, French text edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 260 x 170mm.

Stock ID : 21642

£200

A 16th century woodcut map of the world after Ptolemy

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Figura del Mondo Universale.
Basle: Henri Petri, c.1558, Italian text edition. Coloured woodcut. 260 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 22615

£1,300

An uncommon Italian edition of the first printed map of Asia

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Tavola della oriental regione dell'Asia, che comprende l'extreme terre. & regni di quella.
Basle: Henri Petri, c.1558, Italian text edition. Woodcut, sheet 310 x 405mm.

Stock ID : 22350

£1,750

16th century prospect of Jerusalem

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Die heilege statt Jerusalem...
Basle, c.1550. German text edition. Coloured woodcut, image size 150 x 370mm, set in a page of text.

Stock ID : 21536

£470

A 16th century prospect of Constantinople

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Constantinopel des Griechischen Keyserthumbs Hauptstatt, im Lande Thracia am Meere gelegen.
Basle, c.1560, German text. Coloured woodcut, printed area 290 x 390mm, set in text. A wide margin example

Stock ID : 22941

£680

The first map of the continent of America

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Tavola dell'isole nuove, le quali son nominate occidentali, & indiane per diversi rispensi.
Basle, c.1558. Italian text edition. Coloured woodcut, image size 270 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 22614

£6,250

The first map of America, in original colour

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Die neüwen Inseln/so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient/bey dem land Indie ligen.
Basle, 1572. German edition. Woodcut with contemporary hand colour, image size 270 x 340mm.

Stock ID : 22267

£12,000

The famous allegorical map of Europe as a queen

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

[Europe depicted as a Queen.]
Basel, c.1588. German edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 260 x 160mm.

Stock ID : 20805

£1,500

16th century woodblock map of Cyprus

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Cyprus.
Basle, c.1588, German edition. Coloured woodcut, image size 95 x 150mm, set in a page of text with another woodcut, 100 x 135mm.

Stock ID : 21647

£350

The second of Munster's Ptolemaic world maps

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Ptolemeisch General Tafel die halbe Rugel der Welt begreissende.
Basle, Sebastian Petri, c.1588. German text edition. Coloured woodcut, printed area 320 x 360mm.

Stock ID : 22959

£1,400

Woodcut prospect of Genoa

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Der Schonen und weicherhumpten Statt Genua Abconcrafatur.
Basle, c.1590. German edition. Woodcut, image size 135 x 400mm.

Stock ID : 8633

£220

Munster's map of Asia after Ortelius

MUNSTER, Sebastian.

Asia wie es jetziger zeit nach den fürnemesten herrschafften abgetheilet und beschriben ist.
Basle: Sebastian Petri, c.1598. Coloured woodcut, printed area 315 x 355mm.

Stock ID : 19764

£625