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Porcacchi’s Map of Milos

SKU: 5747
£125.00

Title:
Porcacchi’s Map of Milos

Date of publication:
1605

Printed Measurement:
10.8 x 14.7 cm

Colour:
modern

Mapmaker(s):

  • Tomaso Porcacchi
  • Engraver(s):
    Girolamo Porro

    Milo (Milos)

    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.