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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Moscauw.

BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Moscauw.
Moscauw. - BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
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Title : Moscauw..
Map maker : BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F..
Date : Cologne, 1575.
Size : 13.8 x 19.3 inches. / 35.0 x 49.0 cm.
Colouring : In attractive original colours.

Description :It shows the city of Moscow from a slightly elevated viewpoint across the frozen Moskva River.
The walled center of the city is depicted with its many churches and filled with people and horse-drawn sleighs, others of which are shown, along with skiers, on the river to the right.
In the foreground are depicted two cows and a number of armed Russian soldiers on horseback. These graphically reflected the growing military power of Moscow under Grand Duke Ivan IV (Ivan the Terrible), who was the first to assume the title of Tsar of Russia and who established the city as the capital of the Grand Duchy of Russia in 1547, not long before this image was made.
From the greatest publication in this genre! The Civitates was compiled and written by George Braun, Canon of Cologne Cathedral.
Braun gathered together vast amounts of information and draft plans to produce over 500 city views/maps published in six parts between 1572 and 1617.
Most of these engravings were made by Simon Novellanus and Frans Hogenberg, many after drawings by Joris Hoefnagel.

Condition : Good impression. Good margins. With contemporary manuscript notations on recto and verso.


ID: 28911

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