Forstegg Castle Switzerland (Forstech) by Merian 1630
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.