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Hartmann Schedel: [Constantinople]

Map: TKY836
 
Cartographer: Hartmann Schedel
Title: [Constantinople]
Date: 1493
Published: Nuremberg
Width: 10 inches / 26 cm
Height: 15 inches / 39 cm
Map ref: TKY836
Description:
A fine example of Schedel's incunable woodcut view of Istanbul (Constantinople) from the Nuremburg Chronicle, one of the single most influential printed works of the 15th century. The city is depicted as it looked before it fell to the Ottoman Empire in 1453. [TKY836]