BRAMBILLA, Ambrogio. Explicatio aliquot locorum quae Puteolis spectantur. Rome: Giovanni Orlandi, 1602.
Engraved map of the bay of Pozzuoli on a full Royal sheet, 414 x 545mm (engraving 388 x 514mm). Title and key in decorative strapwork cartouche, compass rose, with earlier imprint of the heirs of Claudio Duchetti dated 1586. (Small worm-holes, some surface dirt, light staining on the right-hand side, a few small spots.)
A dark impression of this fine map of the bay of Pozzuoli. This is an Orlandi restrike of Ambrogio Brambilla's map as first published by Claudio Duchetti in 1584, and is a fine copy of Grassi's map of the same area (see lot 1061). Watermark Woodward 45.