Munich - General view
"Sexta etas mundi" - "Folium CCXXVI" - "Monacum"
General view of Munich, above text about its history in Latin.
Coloured woodcut on a full double page from the Nuremberg chronicle by Hartmann Schedel, Nuremberg 1493, Latin edition, 46 x 60 cm (paper size), 20 x 52 cm (picture size).
Fault at lower centrefold neatly restored.
Ref.: Collection Proebst 71, Maillinger I.
Earliest printed view of Munich from the first Latin edition of the Nuremberg chronicle, nicely coloured in a contemporary style.