Prospect des Elbstroms umb Dresden Wie Solches auf dem Berg zu Loschwitz zu Sehen ist
Place Published: Frankfurt
Date Published: 1650
Description: Panoramic view. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 9 11/16" x 40 3/16".
Comments: Stunning panoramic view of central eastern Germany near Dresden. Shows a sweeping vista of farmland along the Elbe River, with only dots of cities in the background. Beautifully printed in rich, warm and dark ink. Minor aging along edges. In three panels. Very light scattered foxing. A few creases and tears along original folds. Matthaus Merian (1593-1650), was a draughtsman, topographical engraver, and publisher from Switzerland.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 221621