Florence Italy Dominio Fiorentino Italia Lucca c.1590 rare large Magini mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
"Dominio Fiorentino ".
(Italy- Italia- Florence- Firenze- Siena- Toscana- Tuscany- Lucca).
issued Venice: c. 1590 by Magini.
Very uncommon large folio 16th-century engraved map of northern Italy and the environs of Florence.
Dedication cartouche at bottom center to Grand Duke of Tuscany.
Large strapwork title cartouche bottom right.
In near VG condition, a bit of light foxing and a couple of small spots as seen, short centerfold split at bottom (outside the neat line).
A rare map.
Sheet measures c. 21" W x 16 1/2" H;
Engraved image area measures c. 18" W x 13 1/2" H.
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 189
No examples found within Cumulative Map Price Record (1983-2011)