1497 – J. Schoensperger – Von Polnischem Land
Description: “Von Polnischen Land”
Rare decorative sheet with a fantastic view of the Polish, Prussian or Lithuanian city from the Schedel’s Nuremberg Chronicle pirate edition. After the great success of this first illustrated description of the world, Johann Schoensperger published in Augsburg a smaller pirate copy of the Nuremberg chronicle. German text.
Publisher: Johann Schönsperger (1455 – 1521)
Sheet size: 25,5 x 18,0 cm
Technique: wood block
Very good condition!
This is a genuine antique map published in 1497 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!