Italy - Waldseemüller
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„Tabula Europ. Sexta Italiae“
Map of Italy with Corsica, parts of Sardinia and Sicily, the Tyrrhenian and Adriatic Sea. Trapeze-shaped in the style of Ptolemy.
Originally coloured woodcut map from the „Geographia“ by Martin Waldseemüller after Claudius Ptolemy, published by Georg Übelin, printed by Johannes Schott, Strasbourg 1520, ca. 36,5 x ca. 53,5 cm (map size).
Perfect impression and condition, with a nice original colouring from the period of printing. Rare in such an excellent condition.