"Tavola Nuova di Piemonte", Ruscelli, Girolamo
Period: 1574 (published)
Publication: La Geografia…
Color: Black & White
9.8 x 7 inches
24.9 x 17.8 cm
This 'modern' map of the Piedmont Region of Italy is centered on the Po River and its tributaries. The map is a copper engraving, the medium popularized by Italian mapmakers. Italian text on verso.
References: Mickwitz & Miekkavaara (Nordenskiold) #220-36.
Dark impression with some damp stains.