Johannes Stumpf [ or Stumpff] Zürich, 1549. Page with text from the 'Schwyzer Chronick' by Johann Stumpf (1500-1576), Zurich: Christoph Froschauer 1549.
Large woodcut of MELLINGEN. With heraldic devices to verso. Johann Stumpf (23 April 1500 – c.1578) was an early writer on the history and topography of Switzerland. Leaf: 32 x 22 cm.Clean tear into image neatly restored bit not close to image. Some age wear and light age toning.