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[Portrait] [Sebastian Munster] S.M. Anno Aetatis Suae 60

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[Portrait] [Sebastian Munster] S.M. Anno Aetatis Suae 60 : S. Munster

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A fine lifetime portrait of the distinguished mathematician, linguist and cartographer whose mapmaking reputation hang by the maps produced for his edition of Ptolemy's "Geographia" and "Cosmographia". The portrait, in good condition, was printed on the verso of a Cosmographia titlepage which has been repaired but has some print-loss.
mapmaker: S. Munster  
place and date of publication: Basle 1554 -
medium and colour: woodblock, uncoloured
size in mm: 165 by 140mm (6.5 by 5.5 inches).
ref: 43472

Price: £ 300

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