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Estonia / Latvia / Lithuania
WOLFF, J.,  Riga metropolis Livoniae., antique map, old maps WOLFF, J. - Riga metropolis Livoniae.
Augsburg, ca. 1720, Coloured.. 300x1065mm. Printed on two joined sheets. Centre fold reinforced with a few losses of paper replaced and partly redrawn. Right margin cut to neat line and reinforced for protective reason.
A spectacular panoramic view of Riga, with legends numbered from a-z and 1-16 in German. With the title in a banderol.
After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776) who was born in Silesia. During his youth he led a life of adventure, working as a military ...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,958  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
 HOMANN HEIRS ,  Potentissimo Borussorum Regi Friderico Wilhelmo Maiestate, Fortitudine Clementia Augustissimo Hancce Lithuaniam Borussicam : in qua luca coloniis Salisburg., ad incolendum Regio nutu concessa chorographice exhibentur D. D. D. Regiae Suae Maiestatis., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS - Potentissimo Borussorum Regi Friderico Wilhelmo Maiestate, Fortitudine Clementia Augustissimo Hancce Lithuaniam Borussicam : in qua luca coloniis Salisburg., ad incolendum Regio nutu concessa chorographice exhibentur D. D. D. Regiae Suae Maiestatis.
Nuremberg, 1735, In original colours.. 966x585mm. Two sheet map in full original body colour.
Large 2-sheet map of an area of Lithuania and Eastern Prussia (Russian province of Kaliningrad) stretching from Klaipeda (Memel) in the north to Goldap in the south (a town on the Polish - Russian (Kaliningrad) border, Tilsit (Sovetsk) and Gumbinnen (Gusev).
A very detailed map of the area, sho...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Russia provinces
BLAEU, J.& C.,  Russiae vulgo Moscovia dictae, Partes Septentrionalis et orientalis., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J.& C. - Russiae vulgo Moscovia dictae, Partes Septentrionalis et orientalis.
Amsterdam, 1647, In original o/l colours.. 415x532mm. Paper slightly age-toned and offsetting due to oxidation of ink. Wide margins. Generally in good condition.
Heightened with gold dots
In the north the Murmansk Sea. Including the western coast of Nova Zembla. Title cartouche and two cartouches, the bottom right one showing two hunters, bears, stags etc. The cartographer of the map was Isaac Massa (1586-1643) who was a Dutch cartographer and traveler to Moscow.
With address of...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,068  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G.,  Russie Européenne . . ., antique map, old maps ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G. - Russie Européenne . . .
Paris, ca. 1753, Limites en col. ancien.. 171x148mm. Dark impression. Very good. Folding's as issued.
Detailed map of European part of Russia, including Finland and Lapland.
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (1688–1766), also known as Le Sieur or Monsieur Robert, and his son, Didier Robert de Vaugondy (c.1723–1786), were leading mapmakers in France during the 18th century.
In 1757, they published ...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 67  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
British Isles
SCHEDEL, H.,  Anglie Provincia (Tercia estas mundi Foliu XLVI ) / Salomon's genealogy tree (XLVI) / Genealogy tree & Abner & Joab (XLVII) / Judgment of Solomon (XLVII)., antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Anglie Provincia (Tercia estas mundi Foliu XLVI ) / Salomon's genealogy tree (XLVI) / Genealogy tree & Abner & Joab (XLVII) / Judgment of Solomon (XLVII).
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Coloured.. 456x645mm. In excellent good condition, wide margins and attractive colours. Two folio sheets.
Woodcuts depicting an imaginary England countryside, showing a fortified city above a fast-flowing river. According to Rodney Shirley "[the two woodcuts] are masterful examples of the medieval woodcutter's skill.".
And a large illustration of the Judgment of Solomon (140x225mm.).
VERSO : S...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 712  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A.,  Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar insularum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar insularum.
Antwerp, after 1584, Coloured.. 343x495mm. Discolouration in lower margin, with some minor paper loss reinstalled and missing area carefully redrawn.
A state 3 of this classic, handsome and decorative map of ancient British Isles with north orientated to the east. Latin text on verso.
Based on Mercator's 1564 map of the British isles and improved by Saxton's 1579 map and the writings of the ancient classical writers. Embellishments include ...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 890  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar : Insularum descriptio., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar : Insularum descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1621, Uncoloured.. 340x490mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of tear lower part center fold, hardly notable and no paper missing. Good and dark impression.
A rare and ornate map with inset portraits of James First, Henry Prince of Wales Princess Anne of Denmark.
Janssonius acquired the copperplate of van den Keere's 1604 British Isles map following Ortelius' outline and reissued it in 1621 with his own imprint in place of Keere's.
The same plate ...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Anglia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Anglia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 383x500mm. Paper slightly age toned, top margin frayed, paper crease to centerfold - else very fine. Wide margins, a strong impression. German text to verso.
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE OF THIS MAP. A scarce first edition (often listed as proof state) of Willem Blaeu's map of England and Wales. Blaeu was the first publisher to bring out a new map of England and Wales. The outline and place names are taken from English cartographer John Speed with ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
British Isles cities / portraits
MALLET, A.M.,  Londres - die Stedt Londen., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Londres - die Stedt Londen.
Frankfurt, 1684, Uncoloured.. 143x98mm. Good impression. Very good condition.
A finely engraved perspective view of the city of London, with people, animals and buildings in the foreground, on the south side of the river, London Bridge across the Thames with sailing ships and the city beyond. The title appears on a banner in the sky.
From the German text edition of Des...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A.,  A view of Westminster bridge.  Vue du pont Westminster., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A. - A view of Westminster bridge. Vue du pont Westminster.
Paris, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 370x578mm. A larger paper copy (495x645mm.), in very good to mint condition.
A very decorative and extremely rare town-view of river Themes and Westminster bridge in London, including a six line description in French and English. Published by Jacques Chéreau, (1688 - 1776). With the address " A Paris chez Chéreau rue St. Jacques au Coq proche la ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,300
Approx. Euro 2,047  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  A View of S. James's Palace Pall Mall. - Vues du Palais royal de S.Jacques Pall Mall., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - A View of S. James's Palace Pall Mall. - Vues du Palais royal de S.Jacques Pall Mall.
Paris, 1753, In attractive strong original colours.. 232x381mm. A fine copy. Mint condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of St James's Palace, Pall Mall. The gatehouse of St James's Palace is on the left.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing d...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 490  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DAUMONT,  Vue Interieure de la Bourse Royale à Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - Vue Interieure de la Bourse Royale à Londres.
Paris, 1760, Original colours.. 270x408mm. Paper slightly age-toned as usual.
So-called optical print of the London stock exchange.
Daumont was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in Paris. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 401  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
HUQUIER,  Vüe de la Place de Grosvenor a Londres., antique map, old maps HUQUIER - Vüe de la Place de Grosvenor a Londres.
Paris, 1760, Original colours.. 265x373mm. A fine copy. Very good condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, London. The centrepiece of the 100 acre Grosvenor Estate, it was built between 1725-31, laid out with large handsomely equipped houses, and has always attracted residents of the highest soc... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 450
Approx. Euro 401  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DAUMONT,  6e Vüe d'Optique Représentant Le Chœur de la Cathedrale de St. Paul de Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 6e Vüe d'Optique Représentant Le Chœur de la Cathedrale de St. Paul de Londres.
Paris, 1760, Original colours.. 278x412mm. A fine copy. Some paint smudge on the title. Very good condition, dark impression.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the interior of the Saint Paul Cathedral in London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devic...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMONT,  5e Vue d'Optique Representant La Vue interieure de la Cathedralle de St. Paul de Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 5e Vue d'Optique Representant La Vue interieure de la Cathedralle de St. Paul de Londres.
Paris, 1760, Original colours.. 245x388mm. A fine copy. Very good condition and dark impression.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the interior of the Saint Paul cathedral in London. Engraved by la Marcade.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produc...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DAUMONT,  39e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Hotel du Lord Maire de Londre., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 39e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Hotel du Lord Maire de Londre.
Paris, 1760, Original colours.. 240x380mm. A fine copy. Very good condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of Somerset House on the Strand in London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and speci...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 490  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DAUMONT,  26e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Abbaye de Westminster et de l'Eglise Ste. Marguerite à Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 26e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Abbaye de Westminster et de l'Eglise Ste. Marguerite à Londres.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 255x390mm. Mint. condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the Westminster Abbey, in London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and special en...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 490  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ANONYME,  Vuë du dedans de l'Eglise de St. MARTIN à Londre., antique map, old maps ANONYME - Vuë du dedans de l'Eglise de St. MARTIN à Londre.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 272x410mm. A fine copy. Very good condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the central aisle of St. Martin's church, in London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devi...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
HUQUIER,  Vüe Perspective du Pont neuf construit sur la tamise a Hampton-Court., antique map, old maps HUQUIER - Vüe Perspective du Pont neuf construit sur la tamise a Hampton-Court.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 242x376mm. Faint traces of marginal water staining. Very good condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in such a good condition are rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a bridge on the river Thames at Hampton-Court.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and special engravings t...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HUQUIER,  Vüe Perspective de l'Hospital de Greenwich prise de la Thamise., antique map, old maps HUQUIER - Vüe Perspective de l'Hospital de Greenwich prise de la Thamise.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 260x407mm. As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of Greenwich Hospital, illustrating its close proximity to the River Thames.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices ...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 356  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMONT,  77e Vüe d'Optique Représentant Les Cascades du Jardin de Vauxhall a Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 77e Vüe d'Optique Représentant Les Cascades du Jardin de Vauxhall a Londres.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 300x420mm. As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the fountains and artificial cascades in Vauxhall Gardens, London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and spe...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 356  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
WALLIS, E.,  Scenes in London A new game., antique map, old maps WALLIS, E. - Scenes in London A new game.
London, E.Wallis, ca. 1825, In attractive strong original colours.. 470x600mm. Engraved sheet, measuring 470 × 600 mm, hand-coloured, mounted on linen in 12 sections, central panel with rules printed from type, 18 London scenes round the border, original slipcase with hand-coloured pictorial label, edges somewhat frayed.
A curious game with 18 London scenes. The original slipcase has a hand-coloured pictorial label showing the London Thames and in the background St. paul Cathedral, published by E. Wallis, 42, Skinner Street.

Players land on numbered scenes to determine their fate, e.g.: No. 13. “Carlton ...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 801  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WALLIS, E.,  Wallis's Guide for Strangers Through London., antique map, old maps WALLIS, E. - Wallis's Guide for Strangers Through London.
London, E.Wallis, ca. 1840, In attractive strong original colours.. 535x675mm. Dissected and mounted on linen. Age toned and signs of use, but generally very good condition for such a type of map.
Engraved plan with original hand-colouring, with title and alphabetical list of the principal streets below. Published by Edward Wellis 42 Skinner Street.
With "An alphabetical list of 450 principal streets, with references to their situation" underneath the plan. This edition shows the London...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LEBRETON, L.,  AFFAIRES D'ORIENT Départ des Grenadiers de la Garde Anglaise, à bord du Steamer transatlantique l'Orenoco. . ., antique map, old maps LEBRETON, L. - AFFAIRES D'ORIENT Départ des Grenadiers de la Garde Anglaise, à bord du Steamer transatlantique l'Orenoco. . .
Paris, Lemercier, c.1860, In original colours.. 195x276mm. Lithography on tinted grounds finished by hand. Some light marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Beautiful lithography of the departure of the British steamboat "l'Orenoco" from Southampton in May 1854, with soldiers leaving for the Crimean War.
After a design Louis by Le Breton.
Louis LeBreton was a surgeon in the French Navy from 1836-1848. During that period he made several very ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
British counties
WAGHENAER, L. J.,  De zee cuften tufschen Dovere en Orfords nesse, daer de Teemse de Vermaerde Rivire van Lonen gelegens is. . ., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - De zee cuften tufschen Dovere en Orfords nesse, daer de Teemse de Vermaerde Rivire van Lonen gelegens is. . .
Leiden, Plantijn, 1585, Coloured.. 325x510mm. Marginal discolouration and paper slightly age-toned. Left and right margins underlaid. Else good condition.
A detailed chart of the English channel coastland. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer''s own personal ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WAGHENAER, L. J.,  Belchrijuinghe vande zee custen van Engelandt. . ., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Belchrijuinghe vande zee custen van Engelandt. . .
Leiden, Plantijn, 1585, Coloured.. 325x510mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of a few marginal tears. Else good condition.
A rare Dutch text edition of this early detailed chart of the northern coast of England. West to the top. Mileage cartouche has no Latin captures. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels.
A early Dutch text editi...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Insula Sacra; vulgo Holy Iland; et Farne, antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Insula Sacra; vulgo Holy Iland; et Farne
Amsterdam, 1646, In original o/l colours.. 390x470mm. Lower right margin restored. A fine copy.
Farne and Holy Islands off the coast of Northumberland. The Abbey, the Old Fort and the town are clearly marked. - German text edition.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Middle-sexia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Middle-sexia.
Amsterdam, 1662, In attractive strong original colours.. 415x478mm. Fine original colour, heightened in gold, light overall age-toning, slightly darker along the top edge, two small worm holes in the lower margin, otherwise a fine example.
Double-page map of the old Middlesex County, including a marvelous depiction of London on the Thames in the lower right corner. Decorative cartouche and coat of arms. Latin text on verso. Also on verso illustration of Stonehenge. Also on verso illustration of Stonehenge.
Blaeu established his f...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 534  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Channel islands
GOOS, P.,  Het Canaal tusschen Engeland en Vranciick., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Het Canaal tusschen Engeland en Vranciick.
Amsterdam, after 1666, Coloured.. 429x545mm. On very thick double-ply paper as issued. Paper browned and water marks in left and right hand part.
An eye-catching chart of the Channel.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver, publisher and print seller of Amsterdam. His widow continued business at her husband's death. She re-issued the 'Nieuwe Groote Zee-Spiegel (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JAILLOT, H.,  Carte de la Manche. . ., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, H. - Carte de la Manche. . .
Amsterdam, 1692, In original o/l colours.. 578x785mm. Printed on two joined sheets. Paper along the centerfold slightly age-toned. Very good condition.
Chart showing the Chanel, with the coastline of France from La Baie de Douarnenez to Dunkerque, and the coastline of England from Stroble head to Manning Tree.
Boundaries outlined in hand colour. The map is fully and richly engraved.
The map notes Nicolas Sa...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 801  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Italy
DESNOS, Louis Charles,  Carte d'Italie, assujettie aux observations astronomiques et aux itinéraires. Comprenant toutes les grandes routes qui traversent les différens Etat de cette région . . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS, Louis Charles - Carte d'Italie, assujettie aux observations astronomiques et aux itinéraires. Comprenant toutes les grandes routes qui traversent les différens Etat de cette région . . .
Paris, 1766, In delicate original colours.. 262x430mm. Six sheets dark impression with wide margins. Each map 263 x 430mm.
Six double page original hand-coloured engraved post route maps of Italy, from the 'Nouvel itinéraire général' by Louis Desnos, marking the major roads. In upper right large title cartouche in upper right corner. Each route is marked to indicate the mileage between ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Italy cities
FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G.,  Il vero disegno della pianta di Milano si come veramente oggi di' si ritrova 1567., antique map, old maps FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G. - Il vero disegno della pianta di Milano si come veramente oggi di' si ritrova 1567.
Venice, Zaltieri, (1567) 1568, Uncoloured.. 270x404mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some light discolouration along center fold and a closed 12mm split in center part. Wide margins and good and dark impression.
Rare Lafreri School town-plan of Milan, engraved by Paolo Forlani, of the Lafreri school of mapmakers, first published in "Il Primo Libro Delle Citta, Et Fortezze Principali Del Mondo", this is the second issue in Giulio Ballino's "De' Disegni Delle Piu Illustri Citta …" ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MÜNSTER, S. / DE BELLE-FOREST, F.,  [ Milan ], antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. / DE BELLE-FOREST, F. - [ Milan ]
Paris, ca.1575, Uncoloured.. 53x80mm. Woodblock print with letter press. Paper browned and age-toned. Good impression.
On verso a woodcut representing a view of the city of Milan. On recto a portrait of an Emperor and a woodcut of a countryside with a village.
From a French text edition of his Cosmographia , that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge. In 1575 Sebastian Münster's Cosmographia w...
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$ 20
Approx. Euro 18  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN, G./ HOGENBERG, F.,  Venetia. (Venice), antique map, old maps BRAUN, G./ HOGENBERG, F. - Venetia. (Venice)
Cologne, 1590, In attractive original colours.. 335x485mm. In very good condition. A good and dark impression. With contemporary marginal annotations in brown ink. Now-a-days difficult to find in original colouring.
Precise, beautiful bird's-eye town-view of Venice, clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark. The surrounding lagoon is animated with a great variety of sailing vessels. At bottom center is a procession of the doge and dignitaries. The vigne... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SCOLARI, S.,  Venetia., antique map, old maps SCOLARI, S. - Venetia.
Venice, c.1597, Uncoloured.. 386x526mm. Very good and dark impression. Margins cut to neat line, as usual. Paper on verso a little bit smudged but in general very good condition.
First state (unknown before) of this spectacular town-plan of Venice published engraved by Stefano Scolari, after the Bernardo Salvioni (1597) plan of Venice. It's the first state of the J. Schulz, "The Printed plans and panoramic views o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 7,500
Approx. Euro 6,675  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE CLERCK, N.,  Maria De Medices D. G Galliae et Navarrae Reg. Uxor Henr. IIII., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Maria De Medices D. G Galliae et Navarrae Reg. Uxor Henr. IIII.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 180x120mm. Copperplate engraving on text leaf with letterpress. Page slightly age-toned. Minor marginal water stain, upper left corner. Size of paper : 31x 19cm.
The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of Marie de' Medici, queen consort of France .
Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delft from 1599-1621.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken Staten, en...
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$ 25
Approx. Euro 22  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BOISSEAU, J.,  Desciption de lopulente et manifique ville de Venise., antique map, old maps BOISSEAU, J. - Desciption de lopulente et manifique ville de Venise.
Paris, 1646, Uncoloured.. 275x694mm. A strong impression. Printed on two sheets of paper. Wide margins. Small brown spot in middle. Repair of a small marginal tear, not affecting engraved area.
Very good and dark impression.
Extremely rare panoramic town-view of Venice and neighboring islands (Murano, Burano, Torcello and Mazorbo), clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark. The surrounding lagoon is animated with a great variety of sailing vessels.<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 7,000
Approx. Euro 6,230  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DANCKERTS, D.,  Neapolis., antique map, old maps DANCKERTS, D. - Neapolis.
Amsterdam, 1660, Uncoloured. 400x510mm. A very good and dark impression. Paper slightly browned. Very good throughout.
A rare panoramic town-view of Naples with over the whole length of the lower part 3 columns of poems in Latin, Dutch and French.
Published by Dancker Danckerts (1634-1666)....
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$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,115  

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Condition Rating: 2
JAILLOT, H.,  Venise. 1700, antique map, old maps JAILLOT, H. - Venise. 1700
Paris, 1699, Uncoloured.. 545x1060mm. A strong impression. Printed on four sheets of paper. Good margins. Paper very slightly age toned but generally very good for a separate publication. Very good and dark impression.
Extremely rare panoramic broad sheet panoramic town-view of Venice with underneath in letter press a description of the town's history.
The view measures more than 1 meters. The foreground is animated with a great variety of sailing...
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$ 25,000
Approx. Euro 22,250  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, J. / MORTIER, P.,  La Place de Saint Marc a Venise., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / MORTIER, P. - La Place de Saint Marc a Venise.
Amsterdam, 1705, Coloured.. 260x420mm. A nice and attractive impression. Paper slightly age toned.
A very attractive view of the place St Marc in Venice.
Joan Blaeu published during his life three town-books of Italy: Citta del Vaticano, Rome and Napoli. By the year 1672 a fire largely destroyed the main Blaeu workshop, and much o...
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$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

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Condition Rating: 2
CHEREAU, J.,  Vue du palais de Visendic., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Vue du palais de Visendic.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 270x400mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. The mirror-image engraved title still present in top. In good condition.
Showing "Palais de Visendic" and Royal academy for painting and sculpture in Paris.
J. Chereau was a publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, rue St.Jacques.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular specialty establishments in Paris, Augsburg and Londo...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

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Condition Rating: 4
VIERO, T.,  Nuova Pianta Iconografica.. Venezia., antique map, old maps VIERO, T. - Nuova Pianta Iconografica.. Venezia.
Venice, 1818, Coloured.. 470x540mm. A good and dark impression. Printed on heavy paper. Some light blue outline colour. With some old foldings.
Precise bird's-eye town-plan of Venice, clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark, being a reduction of Ughi's 8-sheet map of 1725.
There is a grid engraved over the plan, referred to by the extensive key engraved at b...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 979  

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Condition Rating: 2
SEIFFERT, W.,  Pianta di Venezia deseg : ed inc : da Guglielmo Seiffert 1859., antique map, old maps SEIFFERT, W. - Pianta di Venezia deseg : ed inc : da Guglielmo Seiffert 1859.
Germany, 1859, Uncoloured.. 732x610mm. Printed in black on cotton. Dimensions: 732 by 610mm.
Striking plan printed on cotton of Venice, published in 1859 by Willem Seiffert. Evidently aimed at the tourist market among Germans traveling south to Venice.
The upper and lower borders contain finely observed vignette views - the upper border is a...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

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Condition Rating: 3
CECCHINI, G.B., G.PIVIDOR.,  (Title page) Vedute dei principali monumenti di Venezia., antique map, old maps CECCHINI, G.B., G.PIVIDOR. - (Title page) Vedute dei principali monumenti di Venezia.
Venice, 1860, In original colours.. 300x420mm. Lithography in attractive original colour, heightened with gum-Arabic. Good condition. Some staining in outer margins.
Decorative title page with in the lower part small inset view of Doge Palace, St. Marco and a gondola.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

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Condition Rating: 3
Italy provinces
BLAEU, W.,  Dominio Veneto nell' Italia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Dominio Veneto nell' Italia.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x497mm. Near to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
With the Gulf of Venice. Including the towns of Cremona, Brescia, Venice, etc.

As Willem Blaeu died in 1638 most of his maps are actually published by his son Joan. This map was actually published in volume II of a French edition of his "Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas", dated 1638, t...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 979  

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Condition Rating: 1
ANONYMOUS,  Manuscript map of Tuscany., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Manuscript map of Tuscany.
Italy, 1662, In original colours.. 267x284mm. Brown ink on paper. Pasted on a old piece of paper.
Manuscript map of the Tuscany region between the rivers Fiora and Tèvere and Lake Bolsena. With Rome to the right.
In lower left corner "Corografia im Patrimony S.Petvisie describebat . . . J.V.D. anno DnI1662.". ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

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Condition Rating: 5
ELWE, J.B.,  Le Royaume de Naples. , antique map, old maps ELWE, J.B. - Le Royaume de Naples.
Amsterdam, 1792, attractive original colouring. 440x540mm. Very good condition.
Map of the southern part of Italy, with garlands supported by cherubs. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 287
Approx. Euro 255  

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Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  [ Manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra to Genova ]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [ Manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra to Genova ].
France, ca. 1790-1800, In original colours.. 512x695mm. Contemporary extension of a 3.5 cm strip of paper upper portion of map. Repair of a 1cm. tear next to the lower part of the center fold. Lower left two repaired tears, each 7 and 3cm., running into the map. Bottom right a repaired 3cm. Tear. Else good condition.
Very detailed French manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra and Finale, Savone to Genoa with the Maritime Alps in the background.
The Liguria coast borders to north with Lombardy, to east with Tuscany, to south it is bathed from the Liguria Sea and to west it borders with France. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 5,300
Approx. Euro 4,717  

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Condition Rating: 3
Poland general
ORTELIUS, A.,  Poloniae, Lituaniaeq descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Poloniae, Lituaniaeq descriptio.
Antwerp, 1612, In attractive original colours.. 369x481mm. Good and dark impression. Some very minor age-toning along center fold and in margins.
Fine general map of Poland. Rare; the second plate appearing in post-1595 edition of the Theatrum. Only used until 1612.
Based on the now lost map of Waclaw Grodecki. Shows the Polish kingdom near its greatest territorial limits, stretching south to the borders of the Black Sea and well into pr...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

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Condition Rating: 2
SPEED,J./ HUMBLE, G.,  A Newe mape of Poland Done into English by I.Speede., antique map, old maps SPEED,J./ HUMBLE, G. - A Newe mape of Poland Done into English by I.Speede.
London, 1627, Coloured.. 405x510mm. In good condition. Short margins. Upper margin cut to neat line and margin reinstalled, paper slightly age-toned. Good and dark impression. With a description of Poland on verso.
A wonderful map of Poland. Incorporated into Speed's 'Prospect Of The Most Famous Parts Of The World'. Includes birds-eye views of Cracow, Dantzick, Posna, Crossen, Sandomiria and Breslaw across the top and indigenous costumes of a Polonian Gentleman and Gentlewoman Polonian Man and Woman, 2 coats o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

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Condition Rating: 4
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