- Author: Porcacchi
- Date: 1571
- Medium: Copperplate Engraving
- Condition: Very Good
- Inches: 8 x 11.75 [Paper]
- Centimeters: 20.3 x 29.8 [Paper]
- Product ID: 222039
Fill Title: "DESCRITTIONE DELL'ISOLA SICILIA"
This beautiful page from the rare first edition of Tommaso Porcacchi's L'Isole piu famose del mondo contains a map depicting the island if Sicily with a descriptive paragraph below. The map depicts numerous Sicilian cities, including Palermo and Syracuse. Beautifully rendered sea monsters patrol the surrounding seas.