DESCRITIONE DALLA CITTADI VENETIA
Rare and sought after plan/view of Venice by Porcacchi from his L'ISOLE PIV FAMOSE DEL MONDO DESCRITTE DA THOMASO PORCACCHI ..
Set in a page of Italian text.
Beautifully engraved with a plethora of ships, compass rose etc. Each building clearly seen ( not from the scan).
So finely engraved that one can see the stippled water in Lagoon and waves outside.
code : M3317
Cartographer : PORCACCHI Tomaso
Date : 1572 Venice
Size : 11*14.5 cms sheet 29*21 cms
availability : Available
Price : £245
Tomaso Porcacchi of Castiglione Aretino [1530-1585]. Italian. Published "L'Isole piu famose del Mondo" Venice, from 1572