City Views, Germany, Passau, Braun and Hogenberg
One of the especially "pretty" views in the entire "Civitates Orbis Terrarum" by Georg Braun and Franz Hogenberg is this general view of Passau!
Hand-colored copper etching. Dated 1576. Text in Latin about Passau on half of backside.
Print has overall light browning. Vertical centerfold. Small repairs on centerfold.
Creasing in lower area near centerfold.
36.2 x 49.5 cm ( 14.2 x 19.4 ")