Handsome map of the Moselle region in western Germany. Vignette portrait of ‘Joannes D.G.’ at top right. Title cartouche to right of top centre. Matthaus Quad was a German cartographer based in Cologne, which, at the time was the centre for German cartography. This map is from his Fascilus Geographicus. It was printed by Johannes Bussemacher.
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Copper engraving. Original outline colour. Very good condition. Good margins. Rivers, forests and a few place-names outlined in brown and green Size: 30 x 20 cm.