Toletum Vallisoletum

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Toletum Vallisoletum

Barcode: 287

Creator: Hogenberg, Frans, approximately 1539-1597

Publishing Location: Cologne

Date Range: 1574 - 1575

Date Produced: 1575

Date Published: 1575

Language: Greek

Dimensions: 2 maps: 18 cm. x 47 cm. and 14 cm. x 47 cm. on sheet 37 cm. x 49 cm.

Printing Process: Etching

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Verso: Latin text "Toledo" and "Pincia Vulgo Valladolid." Published between 1574 and 1575. The note "Cum privilegio" makes this a State 2 of the view; a small crack from the lower border near the letter g in the word "pisuerga" indicates this view is a later edition. According to van der Krogt's Town Plans and Views, in this map there is a "single crack of 1-1.5 cm. from the lower border to the curl below the word 'pisuerga' of the description and later touching the letter g in the word."

Physical Description: 2 views on on 1 sheet: colored, illustrated birds-eye views

Collection/Donor: Osher

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