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Publisher: BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F.
Title: Olissippo quae numc Lisboa. . .
Published in: Cologne, ca 1572
Size: 14.4 x 18.4 inches.
36.5 x 46.8 cm.

Original Colours
Condition: Some age toning, some creases in the centrefold area, 100% original colour. Very good condition.
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A beautiful bird's-eye town-view of Lisbon as seen in the 16th century. From the famous CIVITATES ORBIS TERRARUM, the first atlas dedicated to town plans on a global scale.
This highly decorative, sought after work contains the Portuguese royal arms in the upper left corner of the plate and the Lisbon city crest in the upper right. The foreground is filled with various types of ocean and river vessels. There is also a compass logo and an extensive legend identifying over 100 key town sites.
Verso in Latin.

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Lot number: 83118

BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F. - Olissippo quae numc Lisboa. . .

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Approx. Euro 1,047  

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