"Orae Maritimae Calabrinae Orientem Versus Conspectus Pulcherrimus / Italiaans Gesicht van de Kalabreesche Kust; Oostwaart", Schenk, Pieter
Subject: Calabria, Italy
Period: 1702 (circa)
Publication: Hecatompolis, sive Totius Orbis Terrarum…
Color: Hand Color
9.8 x 8 inches
24.9 x 20.3 cm
This is a rare view from Schenk's important town atlas. This view depicts one of the most beautiful areas along the coast of Calabria, a region in southern Italy. A small village juts out from the rocky coastline with several ships and rowboats close to shore.