This print shows a battle where armies stand face to face holding spears in front of them. Killed people on the ground. Two canons. On the reverse German text and image of figures (witches?) burnt in a fire.
Made by an anonymous engraver after Munster.
Medium: Woodcut on handlaid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 16.6 x 12.1 cm (6.54 x 4.76 inch). Image size: 16.5 x 12 cm. (6.5 x 4.72 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Trimmed from full page. Some holes at top right, backed. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
MILITARY BATTLE-WAR-WITCHES BURNING | RB-A7-18
Possibly from Sebastian Munster’s ‘Cosmographia’, published c. 1592.