Vavassore chart of the Mediterranean Sea, believed to be the earliest surviving printed chart, 1541 by Giovanni Andrea Di Vavassore

Vavassore chart of the Mediterranean Sea, believed to be the earliest surviving printed chart, 1541

Giovanni Andrea Di Vavassore

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Vavassore chart of the Mediterranean Sea, believed to be the earliest surviving printed chart, 1541

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'La vera descrittione del Mare Adriatico: di Larcipelago; & Mare di Isola ... opera di Giovanni da Vavassore dito Guadgnino... citta di Vinegia. MD.XXXXI'.

Bibliography: 1. Almagia, Roberto. 'La Carta d'Italia di G.A. Vavassori'. La Bibliofilia (1914) 81-8; 2. Almagia, Roberto. 'Il Mappamondo di G.A. Vavassore'. Rivista Geografica Italiana, xxvii (1920); 3. Bagrow, Leo. 'Giovanni Andrea di Vavassore...a descriptive list of his maps' (1939). Derek Howse and Michael Sanderson 'The Sea Chart' pp.29.
Giovanni Andrea Di Vavassore of Venice

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