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Holland - Noord cities
HOMANN, J. B. (after), Accurater Grundris und Prospect der Weltberuhmten Hollandischen Haupt und Handels-Stadt Amsterdam..., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J. B. (after) - Accurater Grundris und Prospect der Weltberuhmten Hollandischen Haupt und Handels-Stadt Amsterdam...
Nuremberg, ca. 1730-40, Colored. xmm. Good example with an average impression. Several tiny rust stains, some overall toning. A few short creases. Margins with spotting and a few short repaired tears. One repaired tear reaching into bottom border.
A fantastic presentation of the city during one of its most important periods. The harbour is filled with sailing ships probably to illustrate the bustling trade with the Dutch East India Company (VOC) and the West Indian colonies.
An extensive key labels more than 300 locations on the plan. T...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G. & HOGENBERG, F., Die Stadt Enchuysen., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. & HOGENBERG, F. - Die Stadt Enchuysen.
Cologne, ca. 1581, Colored. 345x432mm. A nice example in good condition. Probably old color with recent additions. Watermarked hand-laid paper. With light browning. Top left corner of the margin repaired - outside of plate mark.
A copper engraved birds eye view of Enkhuizen, from the famous atlas by Braun & Hogenberg. It shows the city and its harbour in great detail.
With a number of buildings, forts, sailing ships, windmills etc. Two keys 1-45 and 1-41 name important places on the plan. German text on verso with men...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
GUICCIARDINI, L.,  DELFT. Delphium urbs Hollandiae cultissima. . ., antique map, old maps GUICCIARDINI, L. - DELFT. Delphium urbs Hollandiae cultissima. . .
Amsterdam, 1612, Uncoloured.. 230x314mm. Very fine condition.
A bird's-eye view of the town of Delft. From the first Dutch translation of Guicciardini's description of the Netherlands. In this town-plan three buildings, still dominating the old town center of Delft, have been drawn in: the Nieuwe Kerk, the Oude Kerk and the town-ha... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 200 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAN DER AA, P.,  Amsterdam Capitale de la Hollande., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. - Amsterdam Capitale de la Hollande.
Leiden, 1720, Coloured.. 336x412mm. Very good condition.
A panoramic town-view of Amsterdam seen from 't IJ. Set within a decorative border, printed from a separate plate. Rare.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 360 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A.,  Amsterdam Ville du Comté de Hollande et la plus considerable des Provinces Unies. . ., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A. - Amsterdam Ville du Comté de Hollande et la plus considerable des Provinces Unies. . .
Paris, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 332x513mm. A larger paper copy (495x645mm.), in very good to mint condition.
A very decorative and extremely rare town-view of Amsterdam, including a numbered (1-18) key in lower part. Extensive shipping on the IJ. To the left the headquarters of the V.O.C. (present-day Maritime Museum) with their ship yards are shown.

Published by Jacq...
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Estimate
($ 2,200 - 2,500)

Starting bid
$ 1,800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
MONDHARD,  Porte de Harlem (Heemstede/Haarlem), antique map, old maps MONDHARD - Porte de Harlem (Heemstede/Haarlem)
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 265x380mm. 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. Tear in lower part print. Printer's crease along center.
Showing the Haarlemmer Poort (gate) in Heemstede near Haarlem. Likely published by Mondhard, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St.Martin in Paris.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular specialty establishments in Paris, Augsburg a...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MONDHARD,  Vue générale d'Amsterdam., antique map, old maps MONDHARD - Vue générale d'Amsterdam.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 240x385mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. Good condition.
A so-called optical prints, showing Amsterdam seen from the IJ. Lively scene with extensive shipping. To the left the head quarters ogf the V.O.C., now-a-day's the Maritime Museum.
Likely published by Mondhard, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, establish...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Bid received
$ 100
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)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
OVERTON, H. / BASSET,  A view of the Admiralty at Amsterdam of the store houses, wharfes.. To the East India Company of Holland.., antique map, old maps OVERTON, H. / BASSET - A view of the Admiralty at Amsterdam of the store houses, wharfes.. To the East India Company of Holland..
London / Paris, ca. 1752, Coloured.. 400x388mm. Good impression.
So-called optical print showing a mirror image depiction of the headquarters of the V.O.C. in Amsterdam (present-day Maritime Museum) and their wharfs' and docks, with extensive shipping.
After a design by Peter van Rijne. Uncommon co-production of Overton and Basset.
Text in English and Fre...
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Estimate
($ 220 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3