MAIORICA

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This graphic little map is one of the earliest separate maps of Majorca, first issued in 1572. The island is depicted with its major cities and is surrounded with a variety of fantastic sea monsters and adorned with a decorative title cartouche. A compass rose orients the map with southeast at top. Engraved by Girolamo Porro and printed on a full sheet of Italian text.

Uncoloured as issued

Excellent condition.

Ref: King (2nd Ed.), p. 57-59.

code : M3218

Cartographer : PORCACCHI Tomaso

Date : 1572/+ Venice

Size : 10.5*14.5 cms

availability : Sold

Price : Sold

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