1576 – T. C. Porcacchi – VENETIA
An early bird’s-eye view of Venice (Italy) surrounded by many sailing ships and framed by land.
Comes from Tomaso Porcacchi’s second edition famous Book of Islands – “L’Isole piu famose del Mondo the Isolario” engraved by Girolamo Porro and published in Venezia, 1576.
Cartographer: Tomaso Porcacchi Castilione (1530–1576)
Sheet size: 30,3 x 21,1 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition. Strong press on watermarked paper.
This is an original antique map published in 1576 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity