Bertelli: Germaniae Omnium
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Central Europe – South-East Europe – Turkey
Title: „Germaniae Omnium que cias provininciarum, atque Austria, Boemiae, Ungariae, Carinthiae,C…, Poloniae, Moraviae…Turciae partis, Graeciae alia rumqué regionum nova et exxacta descriptio. Fernando Bertelli. 1562“
Map of Central- to Southeast Europe, the Dead Sea with Constantinople. Detailed depictions of rivers, mountains, countries and cities. In the West the Netherlands, Luxembourg, France and parts of Switzerland. In the North, the North sea, a part of England, Denmark and the Baltic Sea. In the South Mantua, the Adriatic with Venice and Istria. In the East the Ukraine, the Dead Sea and Constantinople.
Copper engraving on handmade paper by the cartographer and publisher Fernando Bertelli (active: 1556-1572) from Lafreri-Atlas, Venice 1562
Print size: 38 cm x 50 cm, Verso: blank
Beautiful nuanced print, at the upper right margin an old ink stain, centrefold, altogether in very good condition.