Schedel, Portraits, City Views, France, Marseille, Syros, Pythagoras, Sappho, Daniel, Ezeciel
Marseille. - "Massilia"
Earliest print of the city of Marseille
Published in "Nuremberg Chronicle" (Schedelsche Weltchronik or Liber chronicarum)
By Hartmann Schedel (1446-1514)
Published in the Latin (first) edition of this important incunabula work
The images on the reverse side are: Pherecides of Syros, Pythagoras, Sappho the Greek poetess,
Ezechiel the Prophet, and Daniel the Prophet. Short text about each person.
At the top of the page is a repaired piece of the upper margin and title.
Some light spotting at the top of the page.