"Carte de l''Isle et Royaume de Sicile", Blaeu, Willem
Period: 1654 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
23 x 18.7 inches
58.4 x 47.5 cm
Large and handsome map of the island filled with incredible detail including fortresses, churches, abbeys, ancient ruins, and aqueducts. The most prominent feature is the large volcano, Mt. Etna. Includes a large inset of Malta. Minor damp stain in wide margins.