Rare map of the Balearic Islands (Islas Baleares) by Benedetto Bordone. Shows the Mediterranean island of Mallorca and Menorca. On verso the map of the islands of Ibiza and Formentera. Two woodcut maps on one sheet.
From Libro di Benedetto Bordone... de tutte l'isole del mondo..., more commonly known as Isolario of Bordone, which first appeared in Venice in 1528. Three further editions followed in 1534, 1547 and 1565. The maps of all four editions were printed from the same woodblocks in Venice.
|Title||Maiorica, Minorica, Ieniza, Formentaria|
|Publisher, Year||Venice, 1528-1565|
|Plate Size||8.5 x 14.5 cm (3.3 x 5.7 inches)|
|Sheet Size||30.0 x 20.7 cm (11.8 x 8.1 inches)|
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