UNTITLED map OF TURKEY.
A beautiful map with bold mountains. This edition of Ptolemy, which was reduced in size with Latin text, was first compiled by Laurent Fries and published by Johannes Gruninger with further editions by W. Pirkheimer, Regiomontanus and Michael Servetus.
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Original woodcut. Later colouring. In fine condition but with an earlier repair approximately 5.5 x 4.5 cms to the right-hand margin not affecting the image Size: 452 298 mm. (18 11 inches)