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Paolo Forlani:  L'Isola Cuba e piu setentrional de la spagnoa . . .

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Title: L'Isola Cuba e piu setentrional de la spagnoa . . .

Map Maker: Paolo Forlani

Place / Date: Venice / 1564 (1590)

Coloring: Uncolored

Size: 10 x 7 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $3,600.00

Inventory ID: 14035


Description:

Exceptionally third state of Paolo Forlani's map of Cuba, with the imprint of Petri de Nobilibus.

The map represents one of the earliest obtainable maps of Cuba, during the age where the Italian trade dominated the cartographic publishing market. A gorgeous example, with fine very wide margins and a striking dark impression. Tooley, Maps in Italian Atlases of the Sixteenth Century...: #89.


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