Antique Maps by Tomaso Porcacchi (*1530 - 1585)

Tomaso Porcacchi was an Italian mapmaker and geographer based in Venice. He published L'isole piu famose del Mondo from 1572 onwards with beautiful island maps engraved by Girolamo Porro.
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Mondo Nuovo - Descrittione dell'Isola et Terra di di Santa Croce, ouero Mondo Nuovo.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    The earliest obtainable map of North America. Printed in 1572.Rare first edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of North America. The earliest obtainable map of North America,...

    Mondo Nuovo - Descrittione dell'Isola et Terra di di Santa Croce, ouero...
    12371

    Antique map of North America. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    1 900,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Isole Molucche - Isole Molvcche - Descrittione dell'Isola Molucche

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of the East Indies and Indochina. This finely-executed map is one of the earliest obtainable maps of Southeast Asia and shows Malaysia,...

    Isole Molucche - Isole Molvcche - Descrittione dell'Isola Molucche
    12373

    Antique map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    890,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Discorso Intorno alla Carta da Navigare

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of the nautical chart of the world by T. Porcacchi. This finely-executed map shows a large part of the world, but in the east it only extends just beyond India. In the south a large...

    Discorso Intorno alla Carta da Navigare
    12361

    Antique map of the world. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    650,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Cipro - Descrittione dell'Isola di Cipro.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Cyprus. One of the earliest obtainable separate maps of Cyprus. This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. With...

    Cipro - Descrittione dell'Isola di Cipro.
    12369

    Antique map of Cyprus. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    590,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Descrittione del Mappamondo

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's antique map of the world. This is a finly-executed reduction of Camocio's large world map of 1567, one of the last in the long line of derivatives from Gastaldi's...

    Descrittione del Mappamondo
    12360

    Antique map of the world. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    550,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Islanda - Descrittione dell'Isola d'Islanda.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Iceland. The first separate map of Iceland. This finely-executed map shows the the frozen sea around the island. With a compass rose...

    Islanda - Descrittione dell'Isola d'Islanda.
    12367

    Antique map of Iceland. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    550,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Maiorica - Descrittione dell'Isola di Maiorica.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Mallorca, Balearic Islands (Islas Baleares). This finely-executed map shows the Balearic island of Mallorca oriented to the east. With...

    Maiorica - Descrittione dell'Isola di Maiorica.
    12386

    Antique map of Mallorca, Majorca, Balearic Islands. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    450,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Malta - Descrittione dell'Isola di Malta.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Malta. This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Malta with Valetta. Oriented to the southwest. With a compass rose, a...

    Malta - Descrittione dell'Isola di Malta.
    12379

    Antique map of Malta. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    420,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Venetia - Descrittione della Isola, et Citta di Vinetia di Thomaso Porcacchi da Castiglione...

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early view of Venice (Venezia). This finely-executed bird's-eye view shows the Venetian Lagoon surrounded by a compass rose and many sailing ships....

    Venetia - Descrittione della Isola, et Citta di Vinetia di Thomaso...
    12384

    Antique map of Venice, Venezia. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    390,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Gotlandia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Gotlandia.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Gotland, the largest island of Sweden. This finely-executed map shows the island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea and is one of the...

    Gotlandia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Gotlandia.
    12372

    Antique map of Gotland. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    380,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Minorica - Descrittione dell'Isola di Minorica.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Minorca, Balearic Islands (Islas Baleares). This finely-executed map shows the Balearic island of Minorca oriented to the east. With a...

    Minorica - Descrittione dell'Isola di Minorica.
    12383

    Antique map of Minorca, Balearic Islands. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    380,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Irlanda - Descrittione dell'Isola d'Irlanda.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Ireland. This finely-executed map shows Ireland with north to the right. With a compass rose, title cartouche and several sea monsters....

    Irlanda - Descrittione dell'Isola d'Irlanda.
    12364

    Antique map of Ireland. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    340,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Corsica - Descrittione dell'Isola di Corsica.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Corsica (Corse). This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Corsica oriented to the west. With a compass rose, a...

    Corsica - Descrittione dell'Isola di Corsica.
    12387

    Antique map of Corsica, Corse. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    320,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Cuba - Cvba - Descrittione dell' Isola Cuba, che dal Colombo

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Cuba. This finely-executed map shows the Caribbean island of Cuba with Jamaica and parts of Hispaniola. The Y de Lagartos shown north...

    Cuba - Cvba - Descrittione dell' Isola Cuba, che dal Colombo
    12366

    Antique map of Cuba, Jamaica, Cayman. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    290,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Corfu - Descrittione dell'Isola di Corfu.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Corfu. This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Corfu oriented to the northeast. With a compass rose, a sailing ship,...

    Corfu - Descrittione dell'Isola di Corfu.
    12374

    Antique map of Corfu. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    290,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Arcipelago - Descrittione dell'Arcipelago.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Greece. This finely-executed map shows shows the southern part of Greece with the Aegean Sea and Crete. With a decorative title...

    Arcipelago - Descrittione dell'Arcipelago.
    12377

    Antique map of Greece. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    290,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Spagnuola - Spagnvola - Descrittione dell' Isola Spagnuola prima Isola scoperta dal Colombo

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Hispaniola. This finely-executed map shows the Caribbean island of Hispaniola, the second largest island of the Greater Antilles, where...

    Spagnuola - Spagnvola - Descrittione dell' Isola Spagnuola prima Isola...
    12363

    Antique map of Haiti, Hispaniola. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    280,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Sardegna - Descrittione dell'Isola di Sardigna.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Sardinia (Sardegna). This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Sardinia oriented to the west. With a compass rose, a...

    Sardegna - Descrittione dell'Isola di Sardigna.
    12385

    Antique map of Sardinia, Sardegna. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    280,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Scotia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Scotia.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Scotland. This finely-executed map shows Scotland with the Orkney Islands, Shetlands and the Hebrides. With two sailing ships, compass...

    Scotia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Scotia.
    12362

    Antique map of Scotland. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    260,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Inghilterra - Descrittione dell'Isola d'Inghilterra.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of the British Isles. This finely-executed map shows England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland oriented with west on top. With a compass rose,...

    Inghilterra - Descrittione dell'Isola d'Inghilterra.
    12382

    Antique map of the British Isles. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    260,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  S. Lorenzo - Descrittione dell'Isola di S. Lorenzo.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Madagascar. This finely-executed map shows the island of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean with north to the left. With a compass rose, a...

    S. Lorenzo - Descrittione dell'Isola di S. Lorenzo.
    12365

    Antique map of Madagascar, S. Lorenzo. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    250,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Candia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Candia.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Crete. This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Crete oriented to the north. With a compass rose, sailing ships, a...

    Candia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Candia.
    12375

    Antique map of Crete. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    250,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Morea Penisola - Descrittione della Morea.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of the Peloponnese. This finely-executed map shows the Greek peninsula Peloponnese with Patras, Corinth, Methoni, Koroni and Nafplion....

    Morea Penisola - Descrittione della Morea.
    12376

    Antique map of the Peloponnese. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    250,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Sicilia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Sicilia.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Sicily (Sicilia). This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Sicily oriented to the north. With a compass rose, a...

    Sicilia - Descrittione dell'Isola di Sicilia.
    12381

    Antique map of Sicily, Sicilia. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    250,00 €
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