Braun & Hogenberg: Munich
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Title: "Monachium Utriusque Bavariae Civitas Primar."
General view of Munich, seen over the Isar river, the coat of arms flanked by two lions, left and right the city legend and description.
Original coloured decorative copper engraving after a design by Georg Hofnagl (1542-1600), published by Brau & Hogenberg from "Civitates Orbis Terrarum“,Vol. IV/page 43, Cologne 1585/1593, Verso: Text written in French.
Print size: 28,7 x 48,7 cm
Beautiful print and colours, smoothend slightly darkened centre fold, some small stains at the wide margins, altogether in very good condition.
Ref.: Van der Krogt 4, 2890, Fauser‚ 9255, Taschen Braun & Hogenberg # p. 327