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Ukraine / Black- / Caspian Sea region
PTOLEMEE, C. / TRECHSEL, G.,  ASIAE TABULA secunda continet., antique map, old maps PTOLEMEE, C. / TRECHSEL, G. - ASIAE TABULA secunda continet.
Vienne, 1541, Coloured.. 306x400mm. Wood block print. In the left and right margin of the map pieces of paper re-inforced.
This is a Ptolemaic version of the Black Sea, Ukraine and Southern Russia areas extending to the Caspian Sea. The Crimean Penninsula is shown, lower left, and the Russian Territory extending eastward to the Caspian Sea.
The mountainous areas in the northwest show the Altars of Alexander and C...
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Estimate
($ 900 - 1,250)

Bid received
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Taurica Chersonesus, Nostra aetate Prezecopsca, et Gazara dicitur., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Taurica Chersonesus, Nostra aetate Prezecopsca, et Gazara dicitur.
Amsterdam, 1645, In original colours.. 380x495mm. Very fine to mint condition. Very fine original colours.
Part of Russia with in the north Smolensk and including Moscow and in the south the Black Sea.
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Taurica, Tauric Chersonese, and Taurida were names by which Crimea was known to the Greeks and Romans.
According to Gr...
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Estimate
($ 400 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Typus Generalis Ukrainae sive Palatinatuum Podoliae, Kioviensis et Braczlaviensis terras nova delineatione exhibens. . ., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Typus Generalis Ukrainae sive Palatinatuum Podoliae, Kioviensis et Braczlaviensis terras nova delineatione exhibens. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1657, Coloured.. 420x530mm. Cut on imprint line. Very good condition of this important map. Blanc verso.
Key map engraved by Johannes Janssonius in about 1656 and based on Guillaume La Vasseur de Beauplan's map of the region published in "Description d'Ukraine". It is one of the earliest maps to include the name Ukraine in the title of a printed map, following shortly after the Treaty of Zboriv in 164... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,000 - 2,500)

Starting bid
$ 1,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.,  Cimmeria quae postea Scythia Europaea seu Parua Scythia / ex conatibus geographicis Gulielmi Sanson. . ., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P. - Cimmeria quae postea Scythia Europaea seu Parua Scythia / ex conatibus geographicis Gulielmi Sanson. . .
Paris, 1665, In original colours.. 400x500mm. Very good and dark impression. Very fine condition.
Ancient map of the region north of the Black Sea. Showing mountains, forests and cities and locates historical regions. The title cartouche includes a small vignette featuring soldiers with their horses. Dated 1665.
Nicolas Sanson was to bring about the rise of French cartography, although the...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JANSONIUS VAN WAESBERGHE, J. / PITT, M. / SWART, S, Taurica Chersonesus, Hodie Przecopsca, at Gazara dicitur., antique map, old maps JANSONIUS VAN WAESBERGHE, J. / PITT, M. / SWART, S - Taurica Chersonesus, Hodie Przecopsca, at Gazara dicitur.
Oxford, 1681, Coloured.. 378x496mm. Some discolouration to centerfold, some margins edges are fragile and slightly damaged. Good margins and a dark impression.
A detailed map of the Ukraine and surrounding regions between the northern coast of the Black Sea and Moscow. Shows ports, fortified cities and the mouths of the Danube. Two decorative and delicate cartouches in opposite corners.
Published in the "English Atlas" by Joannes Janssonius van Wa...
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Estimate
($ 140 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M.,  Maris Assoviensis vel de Zabache et Paludis Maeotidis. . ., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Maris Assoviensis vel de Zabache et Paludis Maeotidis. . .
Augsburg, 1720, In original colours.. 485x577mm. In good condition. With uncoloured title cartouche as issued.
A very detailed map showing the Black Sea, Azow and Rostow area. With a decorative allegorical cartouche, showing the costumes of the indigenous people of the region.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SANSON, N. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Illyricum Orientis In quo Partes II. Moesia et Thracia. Provinciae XI., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Illyricum Orientis In quo Partes II. Moesia et Thracia. Provinciae XI.
Amsterdam, c. 1720, In attractive strong original colours.. 412x523mm. Good and dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned. A dark impression.
Attractive historical map of the area west of the Black Sea, today's Bulgaria, Rumania, etc. Based on the cartography of Nicolas Sanson and published by Covens and Mortier in Amsterdam.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Bid received
$ 290
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
HOMANN, J.B.,  Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae. . .
Nuremburg, 1720, In attractive original colours.. 581x486mm. A very light water stain in left hand part of the map, hardly notable.
Homann's map is based upon Beauplan's general map of Ukraine but depicts the political changes of the preceding years. With decorative cartouches. Giving good detail along the river Dnieper. In lower left Istanbul.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 540 - 680)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A.,  Moruma ville de la Tartarie Moscovite., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A. - Moruma ville de la Tartarie Moscovite.
Leiden, 1719-1727, Uncoloured.. 270x340mm. Very good condition.
Decorative view of the town of Moruma, Russian city near the northern shore of the Caspian sea as seen from across the river Oka. This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Voyages tres-curieux et tres-renommez faits en Moscovie, Tartarie et Perse... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M.,  Nova Mappa Geographica Maris Assoviensis Vel De Zabache Et Paludis Maeotidis accurate aeri incis et in luce edita . . ., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Nova Mappa Geographica Maris Assoviensis Vel De Zabache Et Paludis Maeotidis accurate aeri incis et in luce edita . . .
Augsburg, 1730, In original colours.. 482x575mm. Paper slightly age-toned. With margins slightly browned and extended.
Striking map of the Sea of Azov with adjacent countries and the Strait of Kerch, with a decorative allegorical cartouche, showing the costumes of the indigenous people of the region.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ACADEMY OF SCIENCES,  Charte der Kriegs Operationen am Donn und Dnieper. Ihro Russisch Key Serl: Maiesty: gloriousen Armeen A° 1736. . ., antique map, old maps ACADEMY OF SCIENCES - Charte der Kriegs Operationen am Donn und Dnieper. Ihro Russisch Key Serl: Maiesty: gloriousen Armeen A° 1736. . .
St. Petersburg, c. 1736-1737, Uncoloured.. 385x460mm. Very good condition, minor paper loss on right edge.
Very rare map of the southern part of Ukraine, with an explanatory key A-N in lower right. One of five maps (see also Atlas Ukrainae et Ponti Euxini, 41 - 44) published by Academy of Sciences in Saint Petersburg for use by Russian army during Russian-Turkish war started in 1735.
Bagrow thinks ...
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Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,300)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMAN HEIRS., Carte de l'Asie Minevre ou de la Natolie et du Pont Euxin…, antique map, old maps HOMAN HEIRS. - Carte de l'Asie Minevre ou de la Natolie et du Pont Euxin…
Nuremburg, 1743, Coloured.. 490x580mm. In good condition, some water stains to upper centerfold, very slight discolouration to centerfold. Some margins are slim.
A map centered on the Black Sea, and the geographical regions surrounding it. Map shows Asia Minor, Crete, Cyprus, northern Syria, Iraq, Georgia, the Crimea, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey and eastern Greece. Map shows cities, towns, rivers, mountains and all manner of topographical information. Embelli... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 140 - 160)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Carte de L'Asie Mineure ou de la Natolie et du Pont Euxin, antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Carte de L'Asie Mineure ou de la Natolie et du Pont Euxin
Nuremberg, ca. 1748, Original colours.. 492x578mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Small printer's crease, next to lower part center fold. Else in very good condition.
Johann Baptist Homann's well-engraved map of Asia Minor, Black Sea ( Ponti Euxin), Crimia and a part of Greece. Depicts Turkey and the area surrounding the Black Sea including parts of Greece, Romania, Russia, Ukraine, and Georgia. Divides Turkey into the regions of Caria, Lydia, Lycia, Pisidia, Pam... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 500 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M.,  Charte der Kriegs Operationen am Donn u:  Dnieper Ihro Russisch Kayserl Majestaet Glorieusen Armeen A: 1736., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Charte der Kriegs Operationen am Donn u: Dnieper Ihro Russisch Kayserl Majestaet Glorieusen Armeen A: 1736.
Augsburg, 1750, In original colours.. 530x600mm. Copper engraved map with letter press. Some folding's, as issued. Some light age-toning and repaired marginal tears.
Very rare separately published map of the southern part of Ukraine, with an explanatory key A-N in lower right. The map is surrounded by letterpress German text giving a almost daily account off the battles between the Turkish and Russian armies: "Nachricht von denen gegen die Türcken und Tartar... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN, J.B.,  Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae Pontus Euxinus seu mare Nigrum et Tartaria Minor cum finitimis Bulgariae, et Romaniae et Natoliae. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae Pontus Euxinus seu mare Nigrum et Tartaria Minor cum finitimis Bulgariae, et Romaniae et Natoliae. . .
Nuremburg, 1750, In attractive original colours.. 581x486mm. Some light marginal water staining. Good impression.
Homann's map is based upon Beauplan's general map of Ukraine but depicts the political changes of the preceding years. Shows Constantinople. Extends north to Moscow and Smolensko. The large decorative title cartouche is surrounded in clouds with several putti holding the coat of arms of Russia with... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 900)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CELLARIUS, C.,  Colchis, Iberia, Albania.., antique map, old maps CELLARIUS, C. - Colchis, Iberia, Albania..
London, 1755, Uncoloured.. 143x211mm. In good condition.
Uncommon map covering the area in-between the Caspian Sea and the Black Sea. With title in upper right corner.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Bid received
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de la Crimée., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de la Crimée.
Paris, 1764, Coloured.. 216x172mm. A good and dark impression. Good condition. Good margins.
Fine map of Crimea (Ukraine) here in the only issue of this version of Bellin's map, slightly larger than the common version.
From Bellin's Le Petit Atlas Maritime Recueil De Cartes et Plans Des Quatre Parties Du Monde..Tome IV N°126.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) was one of t...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN, J.B.,  Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Tabula Geographica qua pars Russiae Magnae. . .
Nuremburg, c. 1770, In attractive original colours.. 579x487mm. Good condition. Paper very slightly age-toned.
U unrecorded state Homann's map is based upon the works of George von Mengden (1628-1702) a Livonian cartographer who worked for Peter the Great and Count Jacob Bruce [Graf Jakov Villimovic Brjus] (1670-1737), a Russian Field Marshal of Scots descent who produced with Mengden the first map of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M.,  La Crimée, la nouvelle Russie, les Tatares Nugay et d'Oczakow…, antique map, old maps SANTINI, P. / REMONDINI, M. - La Crimée, la nouvelle Russie, les Tatares Nugay et d'Oczakow…
Venice, 1784, In original colours with later colour edition.. 435x560mm. In good condition.
Engraved by Perrier, Bourgoin and Arrivet.
The map was prepared by the Venetian cartographer and publisher François (Père) Santini and first published in Santini's "Atlas Universel dresse sur les meuilleures cartes modernes 1776."
Santini collaborated with Janvier and gives credit to him o...
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Estimate
($ 170 - 200)

Bid received
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TARDIEU, P.F.,  Carte de la Mer Caspienne 1785., antique map, old maps TARDIEU, P.F. - Carte de la Mer Caspienne 1785.
Paris, Dezauche, ca 1785, Uncoloured.. 620x477mm. Repair of 2 tears in right hand part of the map, 6cm. into engraved area. Wide margins.
Large and detailed chart, with numerous soundings, as mapped by Jean Antoine Guldenstaedt (1745-1781), a Russian naturalist, who surveyed the area in 1771-1773.
Engraved by André and P.F.Tardieu and L. Aubert for the text.
Taken from "Atlas Geographique Contenant Les Cartes générales et ...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Bid received
$ 175
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
RAPKIN, J., Siege of Sebastopol., antique map, old maps RAPKIN, J. - Siege of Sebastopol.
London, 1854, In original o/l colours.. 270x350mm. In very good condition with centerfold as issued.
Detailed steel engraving map of the Siege of Sebastopol. After the Battle of the Alma, the Allies proceeded to Sebastopol and commenced the Siege on September 26th, 1854.
This map was drawn and engraved by J.Rapkin, showing the positions of the Armies. Published by the London Printing and Publi...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 69
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MARZOLLA, B.,  Accampamenti, Trinceramenti, ed Operazioni di Assedio…, antique map, old maps MARZOLLA, B. - Accampamenti, Trinceramenti, ed Operazioni di Assedio…
Naples, 1855, Coloured.. 390x500mm. Lithography, in fine condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Detailed plan of the Allied siege of Sebastopol in 1854-1855 during the Crimean War, showing the allied French, English and Turkish positions, and those of the Russians, between Sebastopol and Balaklava in the autumn of 1854.
Copied from the British Official Account of the war....
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Estimate
($ 480 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
John Tallis - John Rapkin , Sebastopol., antique map, old maps John Tallis - John Rapkin - Sebastopol.
London, 1858, Original outline hand colouring. 260x330mm. In very good condition.
A highly detailed plan of Sebastopol at the time of the Crimea war.
The colour coding shows the camps and works of the Allied forces, those facing the Russian forces. ...
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Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
John Tallis, John Rapkin, Henry Winkles, The Crimea., antique map, old maps John Tallis, John Rapkin, Henry Winkles - The Crimea.
London, 1858, Original outline hand colouring. 260x330mm. In very good condition.
A highly detailed and decorative map of the Crimea.
One of the John Tallis maps published around the time of the Crimea War, by The London Printing and Publishing Company.
The map is enhanced by four delightful vignette illustrations of Sebastopol, Balaklava Harbour, Banks of the Alma, a...
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Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VUILLEMIN, A.,  Carte de la Crimée / dressée par A. Vuillemin., antique map, old maps VUILLEMIN, A. - Carte de la Crimée / dressée par A. Vuillemin.
Paris, ca. 1860, Coloured.. 290x407mm. Steel engraved map on good paper, with good margins.
Attractive map of Crimea with inset plan of Sevastopol, prepared by Alexandre Aimé Vuillemin (1812-1886). A road system and the ferry lines are drawn in.
Engraved by Jacobs and Barthelemier....
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY,  Dych-Tau & the Northern Glaciers of the Central Group of the Caucasus from surveys by M.M.Jukoff & Bogdanoff. . ., antique map, old maps ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY - Dych-Tau & the Northern Glaciers of the Central Group of the Caucasus from surveys by M.M.Jukoff & Bogdanoff. . .
London, Edward Stanford, 1890, In original printed colours.. 210x282mm. Lithographed map on thin paper.
Early map of Dykh-Tau or Dykhtau, from surveys by M.M.Jukoff & Bogdanoff. Dykh-Tau is a mountain located in Kabardino-Balkaria, Russia, its peak stands about 5 km (3 mi) north of the border with Georgia. Fine colored lithograph map published by Stanford. Published for the proceedings of the Royal Ge... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2