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Scandinavia general
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Nortcaep., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Nortcaep.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x125mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, wide margins, a nice dark impression. Latin text to verso. Some show through of verso text.
A lovely miniature map of Scandinavia, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
North is orientated to the right. The sea is hatched, rivers highlighted, many coastal towns are engraved, mountains etc. Coastlines of Holland across to Baltic states a...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.,  La Scandinavie et les environs ou sont les royaumes de Suede, de Danemarck et de Norwege, divisés en leurs principales provinces  par le Sr. Sanson., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P. - La Scandinavie et les environs ou sont les royaumes de Suede, de Danemarck et de Norwege, divisés en leurs principales provinces par le Sr. Sanson.
Paris, 1647-1659, In original o/l colours.. 313x322mm. Good and dark impression. Wide margins.
The standard map of Scandinavia in 17th century France. Engraved by A.Peyrouin.
Nicolas Sanson was to bring about the rise of French cartography, although the fierce competition of the Dutch would last until the end of the century. His success was partly owing to the partnership with the publis...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GOOS, P.,  De custen van Noorwegen, Finmarcken, Laplandt, Spitsbergen . . ., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - De custen van Noorwegen, Finmarcken, Laplandt, Spitsbergen . . .
Amsterdam, 1666, Coloured.. 430x540mm. In good condition.
Two sea charts on one sheet showing Norway, Finland, Iceland, Spitsbergen and part of Scotland.

The chart includes a detailed plan of the coastlines, soundings, anchorages, coastal details, towns, rivers, islands and rhumblines, along with a compass roses, cartouche and scale of miles....
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Estimate
($ 1,750 - 2,200)

Starting bid
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SEUTTER, M., Synopsis Plagae Septentrionalis size Sueciae Daniae et Norwegiae Regn., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Synopsis Plagae Septentrionalis size Sueciae Daniae et Norwegiae Regn.
Vienna, 1728, Original colouring. 530x590mm. In excellent condition - with a lovely plate mark, minor foxing and stains to edges.
A superb 18th century original hand coloured map of Scandinavia that extends to the east to include portions of Russia, the Baltic states, and the northern part of Germany and Poland.
Political divisions are delineated, and numerous towns and cities are located. A decorative title cartouche fe...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Bid received
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SOTZMANN, D., Schweden und Norwegan., antique map, old maps SOTZMANN, D. - Schweden und Norwegan.
Germany, 1783, Original Colour. 260x295mm. In very fine condition with centrefold as issued.
A detailed map of Sweden and Norway by Sotzman in Germany in 1793. Engraved by W. Sander.
Daniel Sotzmann (1754-1840) was a German cartographer who was active for the "Akademie der Wissenschaft" in Berlin in 1786. Between 1783 and 1806 he produced a number of district, province and city maps ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE L'ISLE, Carte des Courones du Nord., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE - Carte des Courones du Nord.
Amsterdam, 1792, Orginal o/l colouring.. 470x630mm. A printer’s crease to the right of the centerfold has been flattened out. Also, there is a repair to a 3” tear in the paper (right of the centerfold at the top) that was completed prior to the printing of the map. Neither of these flaws are noticeable, unless pointed out.
A decorative map of Northern Scandinavia. The map shows part of the Kingdom of Norway, Swedish Lapland, Oulu and Vasaa. Until 1775, the latter were known under the names of Ostrobothnia, Västerbotten and Norrbotten.
This map was dedicated to Prince Charles XII, the King of Sweden, the Goths, the...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 2
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
THOMSON, J., Scandinavia, or Sweden, Denmark & Norway., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Scandinavia, or Sweden, Denmark & Norway.
Edinbourgh, 1814, In original colours.. 595x475mm. In good condition with centerfold as issued. Some discolouration along center fold.
A pleasing hand coloured 1817 map of Scandinavia; depicting Sweden, Denmark, and Norway. Modern day Finland, though included, was then part of the Kingdom of Sweden.
Thomson's maps are known for their pleasing colour, large size, and great detail. Thomson's work, including this map, represents...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
WALCH, J., Schweden und Norwegen., antique map, old maps WALCH, J. - Schweden und Norwegen.
Augsburg, 1820, In original colours.. 495x652mm. The paper hassome marginal age-toning and light spotting. Dark impression.
Nice map of Scandinavia with inset of Iceland (130x180mm.) by Johannes Walch.
Johann Walch (1757-1824) was cartographer and map publisher active in Augsburg, he was the son-in-law of Johann Martin Will whom he succeeded in 1806.
Tooley lists edition of this Allgemeiner Atlas of 180...
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Estimate
($ 360 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 240
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Denmark
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Odense., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Odense.
Cologne, 1598, Coloured.. 320x470mm. In good condition. One tiny worm hole. Slight show through from text on verso. Centerfold. Latin text.
The Danish city of Odense is presented in a sweeping panorama seen in a bird's-eye view from the south. The River Odense winding its way across the landscape flows into the fjord in the top right-hand corner. It is noticeable that, in place of the ramparts present in most other cities.
Odense...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 550)

Starting bid
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
KAERIUS, P.,  Daniae regni typus, Petrus Kaerius caelavit., antique map, old maps KAERIUS, P. - Daniae regni typus, Petrus Kaerius caelavit.
Amsterdam, ca. 1608, Uncoloured.. 375x485mm. Printed on heavy paper, lower margin cut shaving the scale border. Repair of split lower part center fold, together in good condition. Strong impression.
FIRST EDITION of the very rare map of Denmark, including island of Rugen and the Southern coast of Sweden. The seas are filled with ships and a large coat of arm with a text panel "Danorum Marca, vel Cimbricum …" in lower left corner. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,000 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VON LATOMUS, S.,  Abbildung der Stadt und Thumbs Havelberg, so von den Dennmarckischen verlassen und von den Keijs: eingenommen worden 1627”. Mindre fĺgelvy utan horisont med stridande trupper. Fanor med lejon (Danmark väl) och dubbelörn, antique map, old maps VON LATOMUS, S. - Abbildung der Stadt und Thumbs Havelberg, so von den Dennmarckischen verlassen und von den Keijs: eingenommen worden 1627”. Mindre fĺgelvy utan horisont med stridande trupper. Fanor med lejon (Danmark väl) och dubbelörn
Frankfurt am Main, ca. 1620, Uncoloured.. 148x232mm. Cut on neat line. Very dark impression.
A separately published plan of the Danish town of Havelberg, with its siege of 1627. The copper engraved plan was also included in the work "Relationis Historicae Semestralis Continuatio. Jacobi Franci Historische Beschreibung aller denckwürdigen Historien, so sich hin und wider in Europa, in hoch u... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J., Daniae Regni Typum.., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Daniae Regni Typum..
Amsterdam, 1629, Uncoloured.. 460x542mm. Margins cut to neatline, with added margins. Some browning on verso, some minor cracks in paper, hardly notable and reinforced. Good and dark impression.
Very decorative map of Denmark with the signature of the engraver Petrus Kaerius. Printed on heavy paper, inspite of its repair still a very desirable and attractive item. The first state (of 2) and the first map of Denmark with decorative borders. In the center of the bottom border, the portrait of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 600 - 900)

Bid received
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WUST, C., Vue du Chateau Royal de Frederichsberg Vers la Cour., antique map, old maps WUST, C. - Vue du Chateau Royal de Frederichsberg Vers la Cour.
Germany, 1746, Coloured.. 260x440mm. Slightly age toned, but generally in good condition.
A striking view of Fredericksberg Castle in Copenhagen. From "Den Danske Vitruvius", a richly illustrated 18th-century architectural work on Danish monumental buildings of the period, written by the Danish Baroque architect Lauritz de Thurah.
It was commissioned by Christian V in 1735 and publ...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 89
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VON REILLY, F.J.J.,  Karte von dem Konigreiche Daenmark., antique map, old maps VON REILLY, F.J.J. - Karte von dem Konigreiche Daenmark.
Vienna, 1796, Coloured.. 525x620mm. Plano sheet edition. In very good condition. Wide margins.
An attractive over-map of Denmark. With a decorative title cartouche in the upper right-hand corner and a legend on the left side. Engraved by F. Müller.
Franz Johann Josef von Reilly (Vienna 18 august 1766 - 6 july1820) was active as geographer, journalist, book and art dealer. In 1792 he cr...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Bid received
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
THOMSON, J., Denmark., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Denmark.
Edinbourgh, 1814, In original colours.. 515x600mm. In good condition with centrefold as issued.
A pleasing, hand coloured, 1814 Thomson map that features Denmark, with inserts of Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands. It is engraved in the minimalist English style pioneered in the early part of the 19th century.
Thomson's maps are known for their colour, large size, and high detail. Relief is ...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
WALCH, J., Charte des Konigreichs Daenemark., antique map, old maps WALCH, J. - Charte des Konigreichs Daenemark.
Augsburg 1820, In original o/l colours.. 490x605mm. In good condition. On heavy paper.
Uncommon, oversized e map of Denmark by Johannes Walch.
Johann Walch (1757-1824) was cartographer and map publisher active in Augsburg, he was the son-in-law of Johann Martin Will whom he succeeded in 1806.
Tooley lists edition of this Allgemeiner Atlas of 1803, 1808 and 1816, but n...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Bid received
$ 130
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Iceland
QUAD, M., Islandia., antique map, old maps QUAD, M. - Islandia.
Cologne, 1596, Uncoloured.. 225x268mm. A marginal imperfection, a repair near the title, otherwise fine.
A fine, strong impression example of the famous Quad's map of Iceland. It can be considered a reduced version of Ortelius' "Islandia", the first realistic map of Iceland from indigenous sources. Like the one of Ortelius, it is an extremely decorative map. Includes the portray of King Christian IV. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,950 - 2,400)

Bid received
$ 1,300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Islandia., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Islandia.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, slight water stains, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A superbly decorative miniature map of Iceland, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
This facinating map is littered with the unusual. A sea monster and a polar bear are well engraved, Mount Heckla is seen erupting, the sea is hatched, and the ...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.,  Island., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J. - Island.
Michael Sparke and Samuel Cartwright, 1635, Coloured.. 131x185mm. Paper slightly browned. Minor marginal discolouration. Else good condition. Rare with English text.
Map of Iceland from the rare English text edition of Jodocus Hondius' "Historia mundi, or, Mercator's Atlas. Containing his Cosmographical Description of the Fabricke and Figure of the World", printed in London by Michael Sparke and Samuel Cartwright.
by Atlas Minor.
Shortly after the publ...
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Estimate
($ 450 - 550)

Bid received
$ 300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Tabula Islandiae. . ., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Tabula Islandiae. . .
Amsterdam, 1635, Coloured.. 385x505mm. Repair of split lower part center fold. In good condition.
This handsome map of Iceland was based on information from a Dutch navigator named Joris Carolus in about 1620. The map shows the influence of both versions of bishop Gudbrandur's previous maps, a coastline resembling the Ortelius version, and Mercator's selection and spelling of many place names. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte de l'Islande pour servir á la continuation de l'histoire générale des voyages. Dressée sur celle de M. Horrebows., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte de l'Islande pour servir á la continuation de l'histoire générale des voyages. Dressée sur celle de M. Horrebows.
Paris, 1758, Coloured.. 300x380mm. In good condition. Wide margins.
A good engraved map of the island of Iceland, prepared by Bellin after M. Horrebows, with rococo title cartouche in lower right, explanation table bottom left. From L'Histoire des voyages .... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 250 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Finland
BELLIN, J.N., Carte des Environs de Tornea., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte des Environs de Tornea.
Paris, 1758, Coloured.. 200x145mm. In good condition.
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's ' Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.
Map of the envirements of Tormo at the end of the Botnic Gulf....
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Estimate
($ 85 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Greenland
Mallet, A.M., Groenlande., antique map, old maps Mallet, A.M. - Groenlande.
Paris, 1683, attractive later colouring. 145x105mm. a small tear restored, otherwise in good condition.
Attractive small map of Davis Strait.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 65)

Bid received
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Scandinavia cities
Pufendorf, S., Delineatio Schenographica Reg: Metropolis Danor: et munitiae Urbis Hafniae, antique map, old maps Pufendorf, S. - Delineatio Schenographica Reg: Metropolis Danor: et munitiae Urbis Hafniae
Nürnberg, C. Riegel, 1697, uncoloured. 505x270mm. a somewhat weak impression, good
Copenhagen under attack by the Swedish king Carl Gustaf.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4