Porcacchi’s Map of KarpathosSKU: 5748
Porcacchi’s Map of Karpathos
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10.8 x 14.7 cm
Copper engraving, 10.8 x 14.7 cm, engraved by Girolamo Porro, set in descriptive Italian text with woodcut headpiece and historiated initial, recent hand-colour. From L’Isole piu famose del Mondo, one of the most beautifully engraved of the Italian Isolaria or Island books.