Greek islands

By BORDONE, Benedetto di, 1534 

Zante; Strivali; P.della Morea Zante; Strivali; P.della Morea

Europe Greece
  • Author: BORDONE, Benedetto di
  • Publication place: Venice
  • Publisher: [Nicolo Zoppino]
  • Publication date: 1534
  • Physical description: Woodcut map.
  • Inventory reference: 3246


Three maps of Greek islands. Left: Zante; top right: the Strophades, where the Harpies lived in classical mythology (Strivali); bottom right: the coastline of the Peloponnese (P.della Morea) and surrounding islands. All 85 by 145 mm.


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