Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Porro, Girolamo; Calignani, Simon; Angelieri, Giorgio
Place made: Italy, Veneto, Venezia, Venice
Date made: 1576
Materials: ink; laid paper; mounting
Measurements: 4 3/4 in x 6 1/2 in
Map of Elba with place names in Italian. Ships, sea monsters, and a chimera with a woman's head and torso and two tentacles as legs, in the water. Eight-pointed compass rose. Italian text from book of origin on verso.