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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 36

Cartographer: Sebastian Munster
Title: : Siciliae Insvlae
Date: 1558      Size: 7 x 11 inches
Published: Basel
Description: An early map of Sicily and its surrounding islands, engraved with a large ship likely highlighting the importance of its trading ports.
Map Ref: IT3197
Cartographer: Francois Belleforest
Title: : L'Isle de Sicile
Date: 1575      Size: 14 x 11 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early map of Sicily, on this occasion based on Ortelius.
Map Ref: IT3440
Cartographer: Giovanni Antonio Magini
Title: : Sardinia et Sicilia
Date: 1617      Size: 7 x 5 inches
Published: Arnhem
Description: Charming map of Sicily together with Sardinia and part of North Africa adorned with swash lettering. Unusually strong and crisp impression.
Map Ref: IT3352
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Siciliae Regnum
Date: c. 1620      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: One of the great classic maps of Sicily published during the Dutch Golden Age of Cartography. French text on verso. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3409
Cartographer: Pierre Duval
Title: : Sicilia
Date: 1681      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Miniature map of Sicily with a cartouche in the form of a shell.
Map Ref: IT3414
Cartographer: Alexis-Hubert Jaillot
Title: : La Sicile
Date: 1692      Size: 21 x 16 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Splendid map of Sicily first published by Nicholas Sanson, France's foremost geographer of the 17th century and then published by his apprentice, Jaillot. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3302
Cartographer: Philipp Cluver
Title: : Siciliae Antiquae Descriptio
Date: c. 1697      Size: 12 x 10 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Ancient Sicily, with classical nomenclature embellished with ships and a large cartouche on the upper left.
Map Ref: IT3456
Cartographer: Valk & Schenk
Title: : Sicilia Regnum
Date: c. 1700      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Dutch Golden Age map of Sicily, first issued by Jansson and this example re-issued by Valk and Schenk. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3375
Cartographer: Nicolas De Fer
Title: : Messine
Date: 1705      Size: 14 x 10 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Attractive copper-engraved bird's eye view of Messina and harbour. Coloured.
Map Ref: IT1983
Cartographer: John Senex
Title: : A New Map of Sicily
Date: 1721      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: London
Description: Fine, English map of Sicily with its road network. It is adorned by a large cartouche on the upper left, showing an erupting volcano, most likely Mount Etna. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3309
Cartographer: Covens & Mortier
Title: : L'Ile de Sicile
Date: c. 1730      Size: 12 x 9 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Attractive map of Sicily divided into three Valles, Mazara, Noto and Mona. Spectacular cartouche illustrates two erupting volcanoes. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3385
Cartographer: J. & R. Ottens
Title: : Insulae et Regni Siciliae Novissima Tabula
Date: c. 1730      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Large scale map of Sicily divided into three regions, based on G. de L'Isle's map but here issued in Amsterdam under the imprint of Ottens. Original hand colour.
Map Ref: IT3347
Cartographer: Matthaus Seutter
Title: : Mappa Geographica totius Insulae et Regni Siciliae
Date: c. 1740      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Augsburg
Description: Copper-engraved map of Sicily with a splendid title cartouche, a large inset map of Malta and Gozo, and with an index in Latin and French. Bright original hand-colour.
Map Ref: IT3391
Cartographer: Rapin & Tindal
Title: : Plan of the Works of the City of Messina
Date: c. 1740      Size: 19 x 14 inches
Published: London
Description: Harbour and city plan of Messina, Sicily, with an index listing the town's fortifications. Decorated with battling naval ships. Coloured.
Map Ref: IT3339
Cartographer: Jacques Ayrouard
Title: : [Straits of Messina]
Date: 1746      Size: 22 x 14 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Sea Chart showing the Straits of Messina. Marked with navigatinal notes.
Map Ref: IT2763
Cartographer: Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
Title: : Plan de la Ville de Palerme dans L'Isle de Sicilie
Date: 1764      Size: 7 x 9 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Plan of the port, bay and city of Palermo on the north coast of Sicily. Original colour.
Map Ref: IT3499