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Castel Forstech Switzerland Old engraving Forstegg Swiss by Merian 1630
  • Castel Forstech Switzerland Old engraving Forstegg Swiss by Merian 1630
  • Castel Forstech Switzerland Old engraving Forstegg Swiss by Merian 1630

Forstegg Castle Switzerland (Forstech) by Merian 1630

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Antique print of Forstegg Castle.

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Forstegg Castle Switzerland (Forstech) by Merian 1630

Title:Forstech

Description: Antique print of Forstegg Castle, a ruined castle in the municipality of Sennwald of the Canton of St Gallen in Switzerland.
It was built around 1200 by the Barons of Sax/Misox, was abandoned in the 19th century and fell into ruin in 1894.
Copperplate engraved with hand coloring.

Cartographer: Matthäus Merian.
His main work was in the years 1642 to 1654 Topographia Germaniae, comprising 16 volumes, which were expanded by his heirs to a total of 30 volumes. The lyrics are by Martin Zeiller.

Engraver: I. Arteuser Ingen.

16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints.
We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints.
A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.

Size:
Sheet app.: 39 x 30 cm. 15.25 x 12 inches.
Image app:. 26.5 x 19 cm. 10.5 x 17.5 inches.
Condition: very good, fold as published.