Boschini, Marco. Kalymnos "Calamo " Venice Niccolini, Francesco 1658
Copper engraved map of Kalymnos from "L'Archipelago con tutte Isole, scolgio secche, e bassi fondi, con i mare, golfi, seni, porti, citta e' castelli. " Italian text to succeeding map to verso; Modern hand colour. Good impression, show through of text ;light dampstain to lower right .
Marco Boschini, [1613-78] Venetian painter and engraver, published two important works regarding Greece: the " L'Archipelago. . . ' an isolario of the Greek Islands in 1658 and the earlier" Il Regno di Candia" in 1645. The outlines of the Islands in the "L"Archipelago. . " recall those of Bartelemeo dalli Sonnetti, whose "Isolario " Venice. 1485 was the first apppearance of the islands in printed form.
Blackmer :172; Zacharakis:573/375 175 by 116mm (7 by 4½ inches).
ref: 2609 €450