Skylines of Polish towns

Fischer 2589-2593 | Michel 2752, 2753, 2754, 2737, 2755 | Scott 2411, 2456-2459 | Year of issue 1981 | People's Republic of Poland

2589
2590
Gdańsk in 1652
(copper engraving by
Johannes Bass)
Kraków in 1493
(wood cut by
Michael Wohlgemuth and
Wilhelm Pleydenwurff,
from Hartmann Schedel's
World Chronicle)

2591
2592
2593
Legnica in 1744
(copper engraving by
Johann David Schleuen)
Wrocław in 1493
(wood cut by
Michael Wohlgemuth and
Wilhelm Pleydenwurff,
from Hartmann Schedel's
World Chronicle)
Warsaw in 1618
(copper engraving by
Georg Braun)

Relevant pages

Fischer 2589 (skyline of Gdańsk) is overprinted in 1989 as Fischer 3086.
Fischer 2592 (skyline of Wrocław) is overprinted in 1982 as Fischer 2669.

Resources

Gdańsk
Kraków
Legnica
Wrocław
Warsaw

Engraving
Wood carving
Michael Wohlgemuth
Hartmann Schedel
Nuremberg Chronicle (World Chronicle)