"Venetia", Porcacchi, Tomaso
Subject: Venice, Italy
Period: 1686 (published)
Publication: L'Isole piu Famose del Mondo
Color: Hand Color
5.5 x 4 inches
14 x 10.2 cm
This miniature map of the beautiful floating city of Venice features numerous ships in the Venetian Lagoon and a compass rose. From the 1686 edition that was printed without text.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 57-59.
A clean example with a bit of paper weakness in the lower blank margin and light soiling along the edges of the sheet.