Copperplate

F. Hogenburg : 2 items
F. Hogenburg G. Braun    Civitates Orbis Terrarum 1581-1617
£350
42.5 x 29cm


Norwich. Civitates Orbis Terrarum - an atlas of town plans of the world's major cities - was conceived and edited by Georg Braun in Cologne, with his collaborator Franz Hogenberg taking responsibility for the engraving. The first volume was published in 1572, and additional volumes were added over a period of some 45 years - the 6th and last in 1617. This town plan of Norwich was first introduced in 1581 in the third volume.
Ref: TWN 165
 
F. Hogenburg G. Braun    Civitates Orbis Terrarum 1581-1617
£745
43.5 x 32.5cm


Chester. Civitates Orbis Terrarum - an atlas of town plans of the world's major cities - was conceived and edited by Georg Braun in Cologne, with his collaborator Franz Hogenberg taking responsibility for the engraving. The first volume was published in 1572, and additional volumes were added over a period of some 45 years - the 6th and last in 1617. This town plan of Chester was first introduced in 1581 in the third volume.
Ref: TWN 1676