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Netherlands
ORTELIUS, A.,  Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 380x508mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
The oval map is surrounded by a strapwork frame and the title, adorned with ribbons, is held aloft by two winged cherubs.

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Estimate
($ 450 - 550)

Bid received
$ 310
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
KAERIUS, P., Novus XVII Inferioris Germaniae Provinciarum Typus. . ., antique map, old maps KAERIUS, P. - Novus XVII Inferioris Germaniae Provinciarum Typus. . .
Amsterdam, 1617, Coloured.. 382x503mm. Near mint condition. Strong print. Wide margins. Heavy paper. Some minor browning and foxing. Slim restoration bottom centerfold. Verso reinforced centerfold. Latin text on verso.
Splendid and rare map of the 17 Provinces, now-a-days Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg. Pieter Van den Keere or KAERIUS (1571 - ca. 1646) was a Flemish religious fugitive, first to London, then to Amsterdam, where he became quite successful (together with Hondius) as an engraver, and publisher of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,700 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAN DEN KEERE (KAERIUS), P., Veterum Belgarum Mores. . ., antique map, old maps VAN DEN KEERE (KAERIUS), P. - Veterum Belgarum Mores. . .
Amsterdam, 1617, In attractive strong original colours.. 338x510mm. Slightly age-toned. Wide margins and good and dark impression.
Six engravings on one sheet. In the upper left corner a map of the Ancient Low Countries, the other engravings showing the manners of the Ancient Belgics. The naked women jumping into flames, are censored.Out of the famous atlas of the Low Countries by Kaerius "Germania Inferior" 1617. Latin text on... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VAN DEN KEERE (KAERIUS), P., Belgii Veteris typus., antique map, old maps VAN DEN KEERE (KAERIUS), P. - Belgii Veteris typus.
Amsterdam, 1660, Coloured.. 380x498mm. Some general browning, else in good condition.
A fine map of this old historic region BELGICA with many ancient place names. The map is decorated with a fine title cartouche a distance scale and a compass rose. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN, J.B., Belgii pars Septentrionalis vulgo Hollandia. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Belgii pars Septentrionalis vulgo Hollandia. . .
Nuremberg, 1720, Coloured.. 478x553mm. Excellent. Striking older colours. Strong print, clean image, heavy paper. Wide margins. Verso blank.
A fine map of Holland (with the 7 Northern Provinces and part of Belgium). A large, decorative coloured title cartouche at top left. In an inset -122x140mm- under the title cartouche a small map of Southeast Asia with a panoramic view of the port of Batavia. To the right of the cartouche in another ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Holland - Noord
ORTELIUS, A.,  Hollandiae Antiquorum Catthorum.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Hollandiae Antiquorum Catthorum..
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 354x485mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and very dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned but generally in very fine condition.
This map shows Holland in great detail, including small towns, walled cities, rivers and lakes (many of which were reclaimed in the 17th century, and no longer exist). A coat of arms is in the upper left corner of the map image. In the ocean there are many sailing ships and smaller fishing boats. An... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 550 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Die Zyp., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Die Zyp.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, slight water stain, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A lovely miniature map of the Zijpepolder in The Netherlands, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
There is a small rectangular box title, the sea is hatched, and the map depicts fresh reclamations (lettered), local topography and towns. This e...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Hollandia Septentrionalis., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Hollandia Septentrionalis.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, water stain and marks, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of verso text.
An attractive miniature map of the north Holland, northwards from Amsterdam to the Zijpe polder, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
It features a decorative title, sea hatching, elaborate cursive script, dykes and polders, some towns etc.
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Estimate
($ 90 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HONDIUS, Jodocus., Hollandiae Chorographia, antique map, old maps HONDIUS, Jodocus. - Hollandiae Chorographia
Amsterdam, 1614, Coloured.. 273x320mm. Strong print, clean image. Folding lines and short margins as issued. Some browning and some microscopic tiny holes near center and upper left corner, hardly visible. Some wrinkling near centerfold.Verso blanc.
In 1611 Isaac Pontanus, published his “Rerum et urbis Amstelodamensium historia” in Amsterdam. This print comes out of the even rarer Dutch translation "Historische beschrijvinghe der seer wijt beroemde coop-stadt Amsterdam" published in 1614 by Hondius. It is the earliest historical description of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VAN DEN KEERE (KAERIUS), P., Agri Zypani Nova Descript., antique map, old maps VAN DEN KEERE (KAERIUS), P. - Agri Zypani Nova Descript.
Amsterdam, 1617, Uncoloured.. 380x492mm. Slightly age-toned. Wide margins and a good and dark impression.
Fine map of the region of the Zype. From a Latin text edition of the Atlas by Petrus Kaerius. The map was later on considerably revised by Joan Blaeu.from the first separately issued atlas of the Low Countries : Petri Kaerii Germania Inferior id est, XVII provinciarum ejus novae et exactae Tabulae G... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, H., Comitatus Hollandiae., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, H. - Comitatus Hollandiae.
Amsterdam, 1629, Coloured.. 392x506mm. Vivid colors, wide margins, some browning, somefoxing in margins and on verso.
Very decorative map of Holland. In an inset, decorated with a wreath of fishes and a mermaid, the islands Texel, Vlieland and Terschelling. Prepared by Baltasar Floris van Berckenrode.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 500 - 600)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Rhenolandiae et Amstellandiae., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Rhenolandiae et Amstellandiae.
Amsterdam, 1645, In attractive strong original colours.. 403x500mm. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. French text on verso. Paper age toned repair to lower part center fold and margin.
Encompasses the area between 's-Gravenhage and Gouda in the south, to Beverwijk in the north. Large expanse of the Haarlemmermeer occupies the center of the plate. A very beautiful cartouche and ships in the North Sea as well as in the Haarlemmermeer makes this a very decorative map.

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Estimate
($ 300 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W.,  Hollandiae pars septentrionalis, Vulgo Westvriesland.., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Hollandiae pars septentrionalis, Vulgo Westvriesland..
Amsterdam, 1645, Coloured.. 385x500mm. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Some paper thinning along center fold and in margins. French text on verso.
Based on the work of B.F.van Berckenrode, this fine map, orientated west to the top of the sheet, includes Kennemerland and Hollands Noorderkwartier and is a reasonably up-to-date depiction of the reclamation of this part of the country in the period after 1544 when Charles V created the single wate... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Hollandia Comitatus., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Hollandia Comitatus.
Amsterdam, 1647, In attractive strong original colours.. 390x515mm. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Paper age toned. French text on verso. Repair to split lower part center fold.
Orientated west to the top of the sheet, this represents the County of Holland in the classical orientation for seventeenth century maps, with Amsterdam at the center. The reclaimed lakes in Noord-Holland have been mapped in detail.
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Estimate
($ 150 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Holland - Noord cities
HONDIUS, Jodocus., Amstelodamum Emporium., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, Jodocus. - Amstelodamum Emporium.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 260x340mm. Some foxing and marginal browning. Fine colouring, clear and sharp impression. Folding lines as issued. Restored added margins not affecting image. Verso blanc and partially reinforced with Chinese paper.
One of the oldest maps and views of Amsterdam, elegantly engraved by Jodocus Hondius the Elder. The map depicts the view of Amsterdam in the beginning of its expansion in the 17th century. Farmers are working the land, and the fertility of the land is humorously illustrated by a few cuddling cows. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,350 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
HONDIUS, Jodocus., Amstelodamum., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, Jodocus. - Amstelodamum.
Amsterdam, 1614, Coloured.. 274x383mm. Fine colouring, very clear and sharp impression. Folding lines and short left and right margins as issued. Verso blanc.
This rare state of one of the oldest maps and views of Amsterdam depicts an early view and the further expansion of it´s windmill dykes in the beginning of the 17th century. In 1611 Isaac Pontanus, published his “Rerum et urbis Amstelodamensium historia” in Amsterdam. This state comes out of the ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 800 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SALMON, T., Il Palazzo Publico Della Citta di Amsterdam., antique map, old maps SALMON, T. - Il Palazzo Publico Della Citta di Amsterdam.
Venice, 1750, Coloured.. 180x230mm. With a couple of minor foxing spots in the right margin.
Very pleasing hand colored copper engraving of Amsterdam featuring the Palace.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 12
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Brabant
ORTELIUS, A.,  Brabantiae Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Brabantiae Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 368x473mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
In an inset Mechelen and surroundings. Decorative scale and title cartouche with dedicational initials which may refer to Laurentius Michaelis who may be connected with the Mechelen inset map.

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Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Brabantia., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Brabantia.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, slight water stain, with wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A lovely miniature map of the Duchy of Brabant, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
There is a nice, small strap-work title, a little stippled sea, and the map depicts local topography and towns including Mechelen, Breda, Cleve, Maestricht, Co...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
KAERIUS, P., Brabantia Ducatus., antique map, old maps KAERIUS, P. - Brabantia Ducatus.
Amsterdam, 1617, Coloured.. 350x502mm. Excellent strong print, heavy paper, neat image, wide margins, some minor browning in lower margin. Verso centerfold reinforced, latin.
Out of Kaerius 1617 famous atlas of the Low Countries, "Germania Inferior". The present example shows nobles of Brabant, city views of Mechelen, Antwerpen and Brussels. A very fine map of Brabant !... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Brabantia Ducatus., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Brabantia Ducatus.
Amsterdam, 1645, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x497mm. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Paper slightly age toned, repair to split lower part center fold.
West is at the top. On the lower left a magnificent cartouche with a sitting female figure carrying a globe and compasses and the coat of arms of Brabant. The map encloses the area between the rivers Rhine, Meuse and Scheldt, with Namur as the most southern town.

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Estimate
($ 300 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Quarta pars Brabantiae cujus caput Sylvaducis., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Quarta pars Brabantiae cujus caput Sylvaducis.
Amsterdam, 1645, Coloured.. 410x520mm. A good and dark impression. Some light toning of paper. Old repair of split center fold.
French text on verso.
The coat of arms of Brabant and 's-Hertogenbosch do appear on the map. But the municipal arms in the columns on right and left-hand side have not yet been filled in.
The map was prepared by Willibrordus van der Burgt.
Considered one of the most decorative maps published by the publishing ...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Brabant cities
PRIORATO, G., Assedio di Breda (Siege of Breda by Spinola 1624), antique map, old maps PRIORATO, G. - Assedio di Breda (Siege of Breda by Spinola 1624)
Vienna, 1672, Uncoloured.. 400x530mm. Excellent strong print, clean image. Fine to very fine paper. Crease lines in center of plan, as issued.
A very rare decorative town-view showing the siege of Breda by Spinola in 1624.
Gualdo Priorato (1606-1678) entered military service at a very young age and served in Flanders under the Prince of Orange. During his varied military career he was knighted by the King ...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,600)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Friesland
ORTELIUS, A.,  Frisia Occidentalis., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Frisia Occidentalis.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 365x500mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Includes the provinces of Friesland and Groningen. The map was prepared by Sibrandus Leonis (Leo Sybrands) from Leeuwarden in 1579. In a large inset a map of the Netherlands as they were during the days of the Roman Emperor Augustus. Dated 1579, with text Den Dollart in upper right hand corner... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Frisia., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Frisia.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, water stain and marks, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of verso text.
An attractive miniature map of the north Holland, region of Frisia, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
It features a small strap-work title, (faded) sea hatching, rivers and towns and villages, including Emden, Groningen, Leeuwarden etc.
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Limburg
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J., Limburgensis Ducatus Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Limburgensis Ducatus Nova Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1603, Coloured.. 391x456mm. Fine, strong image, heightened in gold, some minor browning, foxing, some minor hooks in wide margins, reinforced centerfold on verso. Latin text on verso.
Exquisite map of Duchy of Limburg, heightened in gold, prepared by the Antwerp expert in law and mathematics Aegidius Martini.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Ducatus Limburgum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Ducatus Limburgum.
Amsterdam, 1645, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x495mm. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Repair to split lower part center fold.
Decorative map of Belgium that is centered roughly on the Meuse River (Latin Mosa) and its cities of Hoy, Liege, and Maastricht. Finely detailed to show numerous towns and villages, mountains, rivers, and forests. Also shown is the city Limbourg toward bottom right. The beautiful title cartouche is ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Utrecht
BLAEU, W.,  Ultraiectum Dominium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Ultraiectum Dominium.
Amsterdam, 1634, Coloured.. 383x500mm. Good condition and with a strong dark impression. Repair in the bottom center margin. French text on verso.
Based on the map by B.F.van Berckenrode (1620-21). A highly detailed map of Utrecht and its surroundings of The Netherlands. From a German edition of Blaeu's atlas.
From early on Willem Jansz. Blaeu aimed of publishing an atlas to compete with the Hondius-Jansson Atlas. By 1630, he had publishe...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SCHENK, P., Tabula Nova Provinciae UltraJectinae. . ., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. - Tabula Nova Provinciae UltraJectinae. . .
Amsterdam, 1710, In original colours.. 470x855mm. In fine condition with all four sides re-margined.
This striking map was prepared by Nicolas Visscher, now published by Petrus Schenk. It shows the land development in Gelderland, Holland, near the Zuyder Zee and it shows Arnhem, Doesburg, Zutphen, Utrecht, Gouda and Amsterdam.
It features a large decorative cartouche with coat of arms. Produc...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Gelderland
ORTELIUS, A.,  Gelriae, Cliviae, Finitimorumque Locorum Verissima.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Gelriae, Cliviae, Finitimorumque Locorum Verissima..
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 370x500mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and very dark impression. Water stain in left and right margin. Paper very slightly age toned but generally in very fine condition.
East to the top. Fine map of Geldria and Limburg, prepared by Christian s'Grooten. Very fine title cartouche lower right with painters utensils around cartouche.

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Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Groningen
BLAEU, W.,  Groninga Dominium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Groninga Dominium.
Amsterdam, 1645, Coloured.. 375x490mm. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Repair in the bottom center margin. French text on verso.
This finely proportioned, well-designed map was made by the Groningen patrician Barthold Wichering in 1616. An impressive title cartouche top right: key on plinth right center, figured scale cartouche bottom left, wind rose and ships. A striking map of beauty, skill and finesse that is typical of th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Holland - Zuid
BLAEU, W.,  Delflandia, Schielandia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Delflandia, Schielandia.
Amsterdam, 1645, Coloured.. 383x504mm. Some paper thinning along the center fold. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. French text on verso.
This finely engraved map shows the estuary of the River Maas and includes the area from 's-Gravenhage to Gouda to Steenbergen and Ouddorp. Includes Rotterdam and Delft: Goeree and Overflakkee as well as Rozenburg are depicted as separate islands.

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Estimate
($ 220 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Zeeland cities
GUICCIARDINI,L., Vere., antique map, old maps GUICCIARDINI,L. - Vere.
Amsterdam, W.Blaeu, 1612, uncoloured. 235x325mm. clear impression, excellent condition.
From Ludovico Guicciardini.'s description of the Netherlands ' Beschrijvinghe van alle de Nederlanden anderssins ghenoemt Neder-Duytslandt ', published by Willem Blaeu.A fine bird's eye-view plan of the town of Vere.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 80)

Bid received
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3