1576 – T. C. Porcacchi – VENETIA


Titles:           “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
Year:                     1576
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

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