Typus Cosmographicus Universalis

Collection: Osher Collection

Name: Typus Cosmographicus Universalis


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Notes: This map was first published in 1532 in Novus Orbis Regionum by Johann Huttich and Simon Grynaeus. The decor of the map attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger features sea monsters, mermaids, feasting cannibals, winged serpents. The map is ca. 1555 - a later version with Asia in large letters. This edition is attributed to Munster and Holbein.

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Dimensions: H 41.1 x W 60.6 cm

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LC Call Number: G3200 1555 .M8

OCLC: 819752664


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