1500 – J. Schönsperger – Engelland & Hispania
Title: “Engelland” & “Von Hispania”
Very rare and decorative sheet of imaginary view of England and Spain. It comes from the second edition of Schönsperger’s reduced, pirate version, of Hartman Schedel’s Nuremberg Chronicle, sometimes called the mini-Schedel.
The page comes from the Johann Schönsperger German text edition book “Das buch Der Croniken unnd geschichten” published in Augsburg, 1500.
Publisher: Johann Schönsperger (1455 – 1521)
Sheet size: 28,5 x 19,5 cm
Technique: wood block
Very good, original condition. Watermarked paper.
This is an original antique map published in 1500 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity