1500 – J. Schönsperger – Preussen
Rare decorative sheet with a imaginary view of the Prussian city from pirate edition of Schedel’s Nuremberg Chronicle. After the great success of this first illustrated description of the world – Liber chronicarum, Johann Schönsperger published a smaller pirate copy of the Nuremberg chronicle.
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 19,4 cm
Technique: wood block
Very good, original condition.
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