German School XVI C. Spain Heraldry. Print from Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster. Woodcut.
German School XVI C. Spain Heraldry. Print from Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster. Woodcut.
German School XVI C. Spain Heraldry. Print from Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster. Woodcut.
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German School XVI C. Spain Heraldry. Print from Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster. Woodcut.

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Title: Spain Heraldry. Print from Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster.
Titled, Dated, and Signed in plate: Arragonia, Granat, Portugal, Castilia, Legion, Toleten, Galicien, Navarren.
Dimensions: 3 3/8" x 5".
Date: XVI C. Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster passed through 24 editions in 100 years. This success was due to the notable woodcuts (some by Hans Holbein the Younger, Urs Graf, Hans Rudolf Manuel Deutsch, and David Kandel).

Materials and Techniques: Woodcut on paper letterpress verso.
Provenance:  The Estate of George "Yorgo" Demetrakopoulos; professor, assistant director of the Medieval Institute, and assistant to the dean at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, from 1965-2000.
ConditionThe signs of aging are appropriate for the time. A detailed condition report is available on demand.
Part of: page LXXI in the edition of "Cosmographei oder beschreibung aller länder, herschafften, fürnemsten stetten, geschichten, gebreüche[n], hantierungen..."  etc. By Sebastian Münster, 1550.

Art Movements, Periods & Schools: German School XVI C.

Note: This entry incorporates text from Wikipedia.