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:  L'Isole piu famose del Mondo

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    Skillful engraved title page of the first edition of Tomaso Porcacchi's atlas L'Isole piu famose del Mondo published 1572 in Venezia.

    L'Isole piu famose del Mondo
    12358

    Copper engraving of a title page. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    150,00 €
  • 1572 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Descrittione della gran citta, e isola Temistitan

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Mexico City. Shows the bird's eye view of Tenochtitlan, the capital of the Aztec Empire, which was destroyed by the Spanish...

    Descrittione della gran citta, e isola Temistitan
    12359

    Antique map of Tenochtitlan, Mexico City. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    220,00 €
  • 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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  Hollanda - Descrittione dell'Isola di Hollanda.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of the Netherlands. This finely-executed map shows Holland with the offshore islands. With a compass rose and a decorative title...

    Hollanda - Descrittione dell'Isola di Hollanda.
    12368

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

    240,00 €
  • 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:  Taprobana - Descrittione dell'Isola di Taprobana

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Sri Lanka or Sumatra. This finely-executed map shows the island of Sri Lanka (former Ceylon) with a part of the mainland of India to...

    Taprobana - Descrittione dell'Isola di Taprobana
    12370

    Antique map of Sumatra, Sri Lanka, Ceylon. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.

    190,00 €
  • 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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  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:  Negroponte - Descrittione dell'Isola di Negroponte.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

    First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Euboea (Negroponte). This finely-executed map shows the island of Euboea (Εύβοια) and the southeast of Greece with Athens, Chalcis and...

    Negroponte - Descrittione dell'Isola di Negroponte.
    12378

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

    220,00 €
  • 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:  Elba - Descrittione dell'Isola dell'Elba.

    Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572

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

    Elba - Descrittione dell'Isola dell'Elba.
    12380

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

    220,00 €
  • 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 €
  • 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:  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 €
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