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Russia cities / costumes
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Moscavw. Moscovia, Urbs regionis eiusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior. . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Moscavw. Moscovia, Urbs regionis eiusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior. . .
Cologne, 1580, Coloured.. 350x490mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some minor marginal spotting. Repaired marginal tear on upper and bottom center fold and lower right margin.
Showing Moscow within the walled city and figures in the foreground. Title cartouche in the lower right corner Moscovia, Urbs. Regionis ciusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior, qua Praga Boiemiae, lignea aeduficia habet, multas plateas, fed dispersas, latifsimi campi interiacent : Mosca amnis,... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,500 - 3,000)

Bid received
$ 2,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Moscavw. Moscovia, Urbs regionis eiusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior. . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Moscavw. Moscovia, Urbs regionis eiusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior. . .
Cologne, 1580, In original colours.. 350x487mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some minor marginal spotting. Repaired marginal tear on upper and bottom center fold and lower right and left margins.
Showing Moscow within the walled city and figures in the foreground. Title cartouche in the lower right corner Moscovia, Urbs. Regionis ciusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior, qua Praga Boiemiae, lignea aeduficia habet, multas plateas, fed dispersas, latifsimi campi interiacent : Mosca amnis,... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 3,000 - 3,500)

Starting bid
$ 1,600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
OLEARIUS, A. / KOCH, O.,  Eine Moscowitische Procession., antique map, old maps OLEARIUS, A. / KOCH, O. - Eine Moscowitische Procession.
Hamburg, 1696, Uncoloured.. 303x294mm. Copper engraving (153x294mm.) and letter press.
An view of a procession in Moscow. From the scarce Hamburg edition "Viel Vermehrte Moscowitische und Persianische Reisebeschreibung" by Adam Olearius.
Underneath the copper engraving we find an interesting description of the scene printed in letter press.
The engraving was done by Christi...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VAN DER AA, P.VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A.,  La ville de Berbendt, en Perse., antique map, old maps VAN DER AA, P.VAN DER AA, P. / OLEARIUS, A. - La ville de Berbendt, en Perse.
Leiden, 1719, Uncoloured.. 280x340mm. Paper very slightly age toned but generally in fine condition. Dark impression.
Decorative view of Derbendt - Derbent, a city in the Republic of Dagestan, Russia, located on the Caspian Sea, north of the Azerbaijani border. It is the southernmost city in Russia.
This well executed engraving was published in 1729 and 1727 by Pieter van der AA, in Leiden in "Les Voyages tres...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHEREAU, J.,  Colléges impériaux et magasin des marchandises de l'Orient, à St. Pétersbourg., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Colléges impériaux et magasin des marchandises de l'Orient, à St. Pétersbourg.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 220x384mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. The mirror-image engraved title "Colleges de Petersbourg", still present in top. In good condition.
Showing busy scene at the international trading grounds of 18th century Saint Petersburg, showing the ware houses of the different international trading companies.
J. Chereau was a publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, rue St.Jacques.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centurie...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CHEREAU, J.,  Nouvelle place de St. Pétersbourg., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Nouvelle place de St. Pétersbourg.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 210x375mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. The mirror-image engraved title "Vue de la place de Petersbourg", still present in top. In good condition.
Showing a square at 18th century Saint Petersburg.
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 London which produced optical viewing d...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen,  Der Kreml in Moscau., antique map, old maps Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen - Der Kreml in Moscau.
Hildburghausen, 1850, Uncoloured.. 120x158mm. Marginal staining.
View of Moscow with in the background the Kremlin. Original steel engraving, published by Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen. Engraved by H.Hauser.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen,  Taganrog in Russland, antique map, old maps Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen - Taganrog in Russland
Hildburghausen, 1850, Uncoloured.. 130x167mm. Paper slightly age toned.
View of Tarangow. Original steel engraving, published by Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen. Engraved by E.Willmann.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 15 - 20)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE., Moscow., antique map, old maps SOCIETY FOR THE DIFFUSION OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE. - Moscow.
London, 1859, In original o/l colours.. 350x405mm. Lightly age toned and with minor water staining, mostly to margins. Good impression, good margins.
A nice decorative town plan of the city of Moscow, showing the ancient city behind fortified walls, with a pair of lovely vignettes 'Church of the Assumption in the Kremlin' &' View from the Sparrow Hill. The Novo-Devitchei Monastery in the foreground'.
There are mileage scales, a compass rose,...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
TURGIS, L.,  Palais Impérial de Petrowski. Environs de Moscou. N° 17., antique map, old maps TURGIS, L. - Palais Impérial de Petrowski. Environs de Moscou. N° 17.
Paris, ca. 1850-1860, Uncoloured.. 230x330mm. Lithography. Wide margins. Very good condition.
Decorative view of the Imperial Palace of Petrowski. After a design by Vander Burch. Printed by L.Turgis active in Paris and New York. Turgis is best known for his series of lithographed American seaports.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 360 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen.,  Kronstadt, in der ferne Petersburg., antique map, old maps Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen. - Kronstadt, in der ferne Petersburg.
Hildburghausen, ca. 1860, Uncoloured.. 120x157mm. A few marginal stains. In good condition.
Bird's eye view of Kronstadt, Russia's naval basis in front of Saint Petersburg. Original steel engraving published by Bibliographisches Institut Hildburghausen.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 12 - 15)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4