Otros nombres utilizados

Castaldo, Giacomo

Castaldi, Giacomo

Fuente consultada

Tooley's dictionary of mapmakers, 1990-2004

WWW LC auth. file, 30/11/2005

La Span[n]a, 1544

Información encontrada

(Gastaldi, Giacomo, ca. 1500-ca. 1565)

(Giacomo Castaldo Piemontese de Villa franca)

T.2, p.142 (Gastaldi [Gastaldo; Castaldi; Castaldo], Giacomo [Jacopo] c. 1500-1566. Italian astronomer, cartographer and engineer from Villafranca, Piedmont. By 1539 he was active in Venice, producing numerous general maps as well as engineering and waterways maps for the BVenice area. By the 1540s. he had developed his own distntiver style of copper engraving for his increasingly prolific output of maps)