LUTETIA VULGARI NOMINE PARIS, URBS GALLIAE MAXIMA, SEQUANA NAVIGABILI FLUMINE IRRIGATUR

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Braun and Hogenberg

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Lutetia vulgari Nomine Paris, Urbs Galliae Maxima, Sequana Navigabili Flumine Irrigatur

Copper plate engraving, 1572
Image 13 1/2 x 19" (34.2 x 45.5 cm)
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 98899
Price: SOLD
Publisher : Published by Braun & Hogenburg, Cologne.
This appeared in Braun & Hogenberg's "Civitates Orbis Terrarum" which was published in Cologne between the years 1572 and 1617. This great atlas of town plans was edited by Georg Braun and engraved largely by Franz Hogenberg. When the final volume was completed it contained 546 prospects, bird-eye views and map views of cities from all over the world.To be colored. Maps

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