"[Lot of 2] Arcipelago [and] Morea Penisola", Porcacchi, Tomaso
Period: 1572 (circa)
Publication: L'Isole piu Famose del Mondo
Color: Hand Color
5.6 x 4.1 inches
14.2 x 10.4 cm
Girolamo Porro of Padua engraved these small maps of Greece and its islands. Each is embellished with a decorative title cartouche and set on a full sheet (11.5 x 8") of Italian text.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 57-59.
First is lightly toned, else both are fine.