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Early Modern Map of Spain
MUNSTER, S. [Basel, 1552]
Hispania III Nova Tabula….
11 ½ x 14 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; centerfold reinforced, title slightly trimmed, very good.
One of the earliest printed modern maps of Spain and Portugal, in an attractive example from the rare 1552 Geographia edition, the only one to feature coordinate bars provided at top and bottom. The decorative woodcut surrounding the verso text is attributed to Hans Holbein.