MERIAN Mattheus

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  • Very fine view of Gaeta from Zeiller’s “Itinerarium Italia Nova Antiqua” published by Merian in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. [cod.456/15]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Year: 1688
    • Dimension: 336 x 213 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • Lauretum

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    Nice view of Loreto from Zeiller’s “Topographia Italiae” published in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. [cod.250/15]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 192 x 315 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • Luca

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    Nice Merian’s plan of Lucca from Itinerarium Italiae Nova Antiqua… published in Frankfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. She became a pioneering naturalist and illustrator. Two of their sons…

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 258 x 375 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
    • Year: 1640
  • Mantova

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    Very fine prospect view of Mantova from Topographiae Italiae published by Merian in Franckfurt in 1688. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. She became a pioneering naturalist and illustrator. Two of their sons followed Merian into publishing. In Frankfurt Mattheus Merian spent most of his working life and with Martin Zeiller (1589-1661), a German Geographer, and later with his own son, he produced a series of Topographia consisting of 21 volumes including a very large number of town plans as well as maps of most countries. He also took over and completed the later parts and editions of the Grand Voyages and Petits Voyages originally started by De Bry in 1590.

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 345 x 245 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
    • Year: 1688
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    Detailed town plan of Milan, showing the fortified walls, City Gates, inner ring and important public buildings, squares, etc. Includes a key naming 73 places. Coat of arms in upper right corner. from Zeiller’s “Itinerarium Italia Nova Antiqua” published by Merian in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then … [cod.879/15]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Year: 1640
    • Dimension: 270 x 350 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • Neapolis

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    Decorative prospect view of Naples, with a key identifying 30 important buildings by name. From Zeiller’s “Itinerarium Italia Nova Antiqua” published by Merian in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. [cod.1050/15]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Year: 1640
    • Dimension: 274 x 358 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • Nova Palma

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    Beautifull plan of the fortified “star” town of Palmanova from the Merian’s “Topographia Italiae” published in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617.

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 283 x 318 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
    • Year: 1640
  • Ostia

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    Nice panorama of Ostia in Lazio. From “Topographia Italiae” by M. Merian published in Franckfurt in 1688. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. She became a pioneering naturalist and illustrator. […]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Year: 1688
    • Dimension: 178 x 315 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • Padova

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    Very fine and detailed view of Padova from Zeiller’s “Itinerarium Italia Nova Antiqua” published by Merian in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. She became a pioneering […]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Year: 1640
    • Dimension: 355 x 284 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
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    A very fine and detailed view of Perugia from Zeiller’s “Itinerarium Italia Nova Antiqua” published by Merian in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617. They had numerous children together, including a daughter, Anna Maria Sibylla Merian, born in 1647. She became a pioneering […]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Year: 1640
    • Dimension: 190 x 315 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
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    Bird’s eye plan of the city of Pisa. The city sits on both banks of the River Arno with bridges spanning the river at left and right. Finely engraved to show a great amount of detail. Coat of arms and a key to the principal buildings. The “Campanile” is recognizable as the Leaning Tower of Pisa. [cod.268/15]

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 195 x 270 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
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    A detailed and decorative view of Lerici and its Bay from Merian’s “Topographia Italiae” pubblished in Franckfurt in 1640. Mattheus Merian was a notable Swiss engraver, born in Basle in 1593, who subsequently studied in Zurich and then moved to Frankfurt where he met Theodore de Bry, whose daughter he married in 1617.

    • Author: MERIAN Mattheus
    • Dimension: 195 x 270 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
    • Year: 1640