1574 Münster - [Asia Minor]
SOLD: 1574 Woodcut map of Asia Minor with Constantinople
Basel, c. 1574
12.5 x 18 cm (4.9 x 7.1 in)
Early, attractive hand-colored map of Turkey, with an un-named Cyprus in the lower right corner. This map comes from the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder, published in 1574 in Basel by Heinrich Petri.
A very good copy with a strong and clear impression.
Verso text: German.
Cut out from a larger sheet. Tiny hole in map underlaid.