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Spain provinces
WAGHENAER, L. J., Zee Custen van Andaluzien ghemaeckt naet wesen en ghedaente, met zijn Rivieren en Hauenen., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Zee Custen van Andaluzien ghemaeckt naet wesen en ghedaente, met zijn Rivieren en Hauenen.
Leiden, Plantijn, 1584-1586, In original colours.. 328x512mm. Heavy paper, wide margins, some browning and foxing in margins. Verso some transcoloration, reinforced centerfold. Verso : Dutch text.
A detailed description of part of Andalusia. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer's own personal experie... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 1,200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WAGHENAER, L. J., Caerte vande Zee Custen van Galissien, va Ortugal tot voer bij C. de Finisterre., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Caerte vande Zee Custen van Galissien, va Ortugal tot voer bij C. de Finisterre.
Leiden, Plantijn, 1584-1586, In original colours.. 328x510mm. Heavy paper, wide margins, some browning, foxing and dents in margins. Some wormholes. Verso some transcoloration and reinforcements. Verso : Dutch text.
A detailed description of part of Galicia Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer's own personal experience... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 1,300
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J., Gallaecia Regnum., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Gallaecia Regnum.
Amsterdam, after 1623, Coloured.. 375x485mm. Excellent condition. Recently added gold highlights. Strong print, heavy paper, neat image, wide margins. Some browning in margins and verso.
Scarce and beautiful map of Kingdom of Galicia, heightened in gold. Decorated by a fine title cartouche and sailing ships.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 950 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 720
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Catalonia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Catalonia.
Amsterdam, 1634, Uncoloured.. 380x500mm. Paper very slightly age-toned and soiled. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Very good condition.
FIRST ISSUE. A large, decorative map of Catalunya in Spain. The map is well executed with a number of lovely embellishments, including cartouches, scale of miles, wind roses , rhumb lines and galleons. The body of the map is covered with numerous place names, rivers and mountains.

From an...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W., Andaluzia continens Sevillam . . ., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Andaluzia continens Sevillam . . .
Amsterdam, 1640, In original colours.. 380x500mm. In striking original colours. Heavy paper, strong print, clean image, wide margins. Some browning foxing, mostly in margins. Rare English version.
ENGLISH TEXT EDITION Showing Gibraltar and the province of Andalusia and the city of Seville. Depicted also are the Straights of Gibraltar, know in classical times as the Pillars of Hercules. The title cartouche heavily alludes to this by showing a strong pair of columns, or pillars and a lio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 220
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VISSCHER, C. J., Valentia., antique map, old maps VISSCHER, C. J. - Valentia.
Amsterdam, ca. 1649, Uncoloured.. 84x121mm. In very good condition, with dark print, and wide original margins. Some spotting, mainly to margins.
Detailed miniature map of South-East Spain. Includes Alicante, Valencia, and a tip of Ibiza. With a small sailing ship and a sea-monster.

From Visschers reissue of the Caert-Thresoor: "Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum Libri Quator". A rare and attractive map! ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATTRE., Plan du promontoire de la ville et du port de Gibraltar avec les ouvrages faits depuis le dernier siège. . ., antique map, old maps LATTRE. - Plan du promontoire de la ville et du port de Gibraltar avec les ouvrages faits depuis le dernier siège. . .
Paris, ca 1780, Coloured.. 400x550mm. Map has been cleaned, professional repairs to tears to upper and lower margins, centrefold strengthened. Some staining on verso, however in good condition, with dark impression, and wide margins.
Published in Paris, this attractive map of Gibraltar, on the very tip of the Iberian Peninsula, includes a wealth of information, much of it concerning the Spanish siege in 1727. A numbered key locates fifty points of interest.
An interesting historical item....
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Estimate
($ 225 - 375)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3