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H Beckwith – Sir Edwin Landseer , (2 separate titles...) High Life & Low Life., antique map, old maps H Beckwith – Sir Edwin Landseer - (2 separate titles...) High Life & Low Life.
London 1860, Uncoloured.. 238x188mm. In good condition decent size margins dark impression on stiff paper
Two engravings by H Beckwith after Sir Edwin Landseer. Published by James S Virtue Each accompanied by a sheet of descriptive text ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 85 - 100)

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
E. J. Portbury – W. Etty , (2 titles...)  Bathers Surprised By A Swan and The Dangerous Playmate , antique map, old maps E. J. Portbury – W. Etty - (2 titles...) Bathers Surprised By A Swan and The Dangerous Playmate
London 1860, Uncoloured.. 238x188mm. In good condition decent size margins dark impression on stiff paper.
Two engravings both by E. J. Portbury after W. Etty Published by James S Virtue Each accompanied by a sheet of descriptive text .... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 85 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Hogenberg. F., Henry II of France mortally wounded 1559, during jousting tournament, antique map, old maps Hogenberg. F. - Henry II of France mortally wounded 1559, during jousting tournament
ca. 1660, Uncoloured. xmm. Water stains to margins, unclosed tear near bottom centerline running just into image. Strong dark image.
Print of Henry II of France mortally wounded, June 30, 1559, during a jousting tournament held to celebrate the marriage of his daughter Elisabeth of Valois to King Philip II of Spain, engraving by Franz Hogenberg (1535-1590). France, 16th century.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Decorative Prints
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte pour introduire à la chronologie et à trouver les années devant et après Jésus Christ par le moyen des périodes Iulienne, Dionysienne et par les trois cycles comme aussi pour trouver la fête de Pasque. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte pour introduire à la chronologie et à trouver les années devant et après Jésus Christ par le moyen des périodes Iulienne, Dionysienne et par les trois cycles comme aussi pour trouver la fête de Pasque. . .
Amsterdam, 1720-1732, Uncoloured.. 476x556mm. Very good impression.
An engraved table showing the years before and after Jesus Christ through the Julian and Gregorian calendars.
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London (c. 1710), the Hague (c. 1721) and Amsterdam (c. ...
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Estimate
($ 15 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 5
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MIELING, C.W.,  Dutch landscape with cows and windmill., antique map, old maps MIELING, C.W. - Dutch landscape with cows and windmill.
The Hague, 1850, Uncoloured.. 145x200mm. Lithography on tinted grounds.
Attractive lithography showing a typical Dutch landscape with cows and windmill, lithographed by C.W. Mieling after a painting by H. van de Sande Bakhuijsen. Published in Kunst Kroniek.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 45 - 50)

Bid received
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MARTINI,  No title: training a horse., antique map, old maps MARTINI - No title: training a horse.
Italy, c. 1800, Uncoloured.. 257x167mm. Good and dark impression
After a design by Silva.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Bid received
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MAASKAMP, E,  Daar is niet aan aftedingen: het is de gezette prijs., antique map, old maps MAASKAMP, E - Daar is niet aan aftedingen: het is de gezette prijs.
Amsterdam, 1804, In original colours.. 237x162mm. Aquatint coloured by hand. Very good condition.
Fine colour plate from "Afbeeldingen van de Kleeding, Zeden en Gewoonten in de BataafscheRepubliek..". A young woman in local dress buying jewellery.
Plate numbered "6" engraved by L. Portman after J.Kuyper. Text in Dutch and French : C'est un prix fait : il n'y a rien à en rabattre....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DESNOS, L. Ch.,  MARS Rejouissances du Papeguay. Les Triomphes d'un conquerant, antique map, old maps DESNOS, L. Ch. - MARS Rejouissances du Papeguay. Les Triomphes d'un conquerant
Paris, 1782, Uncoloured.. 237x300mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Paper age toned. Cut on plate mark.
Etching published by Louis Charles Desnos (1725-1805) with address of rue St.Jacques au Globe. He is also know for his output of wall maps and atlases.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 95)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ALESSANDRI, A complete set of 12 small religious engravings by Innocente Alessandri., antique map, old maps ALESSANDRI - A complete set of 12 small religious engravings by Innocente Alessandri.
Venice, 1771, Uncoloured.. 112x65mm. Good condition, each print ca. 112 x 65mm.
A complete set of 12 small religious engravings by Innocente Alessandri. Alessandri was a student of the Italian engraver Francesco Bartolozzi before Bartolozzi left Italy for London.
The titles:
LA CROCIFISSIONE DI GESUB.
B. GIOACCHINO PICCOLOMINI.
B. GIO ANGELO PORRO
S. P...
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Estimate
($ 75 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte genealogique de la suite des empereurs d'orient de Trebisonde, d'Andrinople et Ottomans. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte genealogique de la suite des empereurs d'orient de Trebisonde, d'Andrinople et Ottomans. . .
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 385x935mm. A good and dark impression. Two joined sheet.
With a small inset map at the lower center, this grand genealogical table displays the Kings of the Orient and the Ottomans, with those of Jerusalem, Cyprus and Armenia.

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. M...
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Estimate
($ 70 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DIDEROT, D., (Complete 9 Plate set) Fleuriste Artificiel., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (Complete 9 Plate set) Fleuriste Artificiel.
Paris, 1751, Uncoloured as issue. 365x205mm. Very good condition, wide margins as issue sheet size 400 x 225 mm plate VIII is a double 330 x 425 mm. The etchings, with engraving and stipple, on cream laid paper.
Complete 9 Plate set ‘Fleuriste Artificiel’ Contenant Huit Planches, dont une double Planches Diderot's ‘Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences’.
Original copper engraving drawn by Lucotte, engraved by J. A.Defehrt.
Excerpted from Diderot's "Encyclopede du Duictionarna...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 260)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DIDEROT, D., (Complete set of four prints about Lace making and Stitch work.)  ‘Dentelle et Facon du Point’., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (Complete set of four prints about Lace making and Stitch work.) ‘Dentelle et Facon du Point’.
Paris 1751, Uncoloured as issue. 365x205mm. In very good condition strong impression.
Complete set of four ‘Dentelle et Facon du Point’ (Lace Making and Stitch Work.) from Diderot's "Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences”.
Original copper engravings excerpted from Diderot's "Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences”. By Goussier & Desehrt. 1 page of te...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 160)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DIDEROT, D., (Complete set of thirteen plates about Cotton weaving & Stocking making.) Faiseur de Metier, et Faiseur de Bas au Métier., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (Complete set of thirteen plates about Cotton weaving & Stocking making.) Faiseur de Metier, et Faiseur de Bas au Métier.
Paris, 1751, Uncoloured as issue. 365x205mm. In good condition strong impression, a few of the plates have a slight water stain top left hand corner.
Single plate 365 x 205 mm. Double plate 320 x 405 mm.
Complete set of thirteen plates about Cotton weaving & Stocking making, from Diderot's "Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences”.
Original copper engravings excerpted from Diderot's "Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences”.
The plates in this set are as much a guid...
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Estimate
($ 260 - 330)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DIDEROT, D. , (5 Plates depicting art of gilding)  Doreur., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (5 Plates depicting art of gilding) Doreur.
Paris, 1751, Uncoloured as issue. 365x205mm. Very good condition. On heavy cream laid paper strong impression.
Four copper engravings showing the art of gilding by Prevost. The etchings, with engraving and stipple, on cream laid paper Excerpted from Diderot's "Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences”
Plate I. shows men at different stages gilding to metal Plate II. shows the tools used in ...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DIDEROT, D., (A set of fourteen plates with a gold spinner) Tireur et Fileur D'Or’ , antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (A set of fourteen plates with a gold spinner) Tireur et Fileur D'Or’
Paris, 1751, Uncoloured as issue. 365x205mm. In very good condition strong impression, Printed on heavy cream laid paper. Generous margins
A set of fourteen plates ‘Tireur et Fileur D'Or’ (Gold Spinner), from, Diderot's ‘Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences’. Edited by Denis Diderot.
Collection of Plates, on The Sciences, The Liberal Arts, and The Mechanical Arts, with their explanation. Engraved by Robert Bénard a...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DIDEROT, D., (A set of four plates about cutting and polishing diamonds) Diamantaire., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (A set of four plates about cutting and polishing diamonds) Diamantaire.
Paris, 1751, Uncoloured as issue. 365x205mm. Very good condition, strong impression, generous margins
A set of four plates Diamantaire (Cutting and polishing Diamonds). From, Diderot's ‘Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences’. Edited by Denis Diderot.
Collection of Plates, on The Sciences, The Liberal Arts, and The Mechanical Arts, with their explanation. Engraved by Prevost and ...
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Estimate
($ 160 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DIDEROT, D., (A set of three plates about Cutlery Manufacture) Coutelier., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - (A set of three plates about Cutlery Manufacture) Coutelier.
Paris, 1751, Uncoloured.. 365x205mm. Very good condition extremely strong impression an obvious sign of an early printing.
A set of three plates ‘Coutelier’ (Cutlery Manufacture), from, Diderot's ‘Encyclopede du Duictionarnaire Raisonn des Sciences’. Collection of Plates, on The Sciences, The Liberal Arts, and The Mechanical Arts, with their explanation. Engraved by J.D.E. Le Canu. llustrated by Prevost.
Two plates...
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Estimate
($ 160 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PROBST, G.B.,  Per telecopium exhibitio partis inferioris armamentarii. / Representation en perspective de la partie inferieure d'un arsenal. . ., antique map, old maps PROBST, G.B. - Per telecopium exhibitio partis inferioris armamentarii. / Representation en perspective de la partie inferieure d'un arsenal. . .
Augsburg, 1750, In original colours.. 283x412mm. Good condition. Paper slightly discolourated in the margins due to former framing. A few brown spots in upper left margin.
RARE. Engraved optical print by Georg Balthasar Probst of a arsenal.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DIDEROT, D., Blason ou Art Héraldique., antique map, old maps DIDEROT, D. - Blason ou Art Héraldique.
Paris, c1763, Uncoloured. 395x265mm. Original binding missing, replaced with paper. Text pages with staining and browning. First few plates with staining to bottom corner and a few worm holes, but most plates are clean and in good condition.
Interesting folio sized work with 26 single page, and one large folding copper engravings. Illustrates numerous heraldic figures, coat of arms, amours, a genealogical tree, and medals. One plate showing amoured knights on horses. With 24 text pages explaining the plates.

Rare var...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
Natural History Prints
LATHAM, J.A.,  Bengal. Vulture, N.° 16., antique map, old maps LATHAM, J.A. - Bengal. Vulture, N.° 16.
London, 1781-1785, In attractive original colours.. 240x177mm. Some age toning of the paper. Repair of small tear in left hand part of print, underlaid. Minor foxing. Else good condition.
Hand coloured copper engraving representing a Bengal Vulture from General Synopsis of Birds by John A. Latham (1740?1837) who was the preminent ornithologist of his day.
Known as the Grandfather of Australian ornithology, he was the first to describe, and to name scientifically, a large n...
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Estimate
($ 75 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
KLEEMANN, F. C.,  [Three butterflies on one sheet], antique map, old maps KLEEMANN, F. C. - [Three butterflies on one sheet]
Nuremberg, 1761, In attractive strong original colours.. 172x130mm. Mint condition
Beautifully hand coloured copper engraving of 3 butter flies on one sheet, from "Beyträge zur Natur- oder Insecten-Geschichte". By the engraver and publisher Christian Friedrich Carl Kleemann.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
KLEEMANN, F. C.,  [Four butterflies on one sheet], antique map, old maps KLEEMANN, F. C. - [Four butterflies on one sheet]
Nuremberg, 1761, In attractive strong original colours.. 172x130mm. Mint condition
Beautifully hand coloured copper engraving of 4 butter flies on one sheet, from "Beyträge zur Natur- oder Insecten-Geschichte". By the engraver and publisher Christian Friedrich Carl Kleemann.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TRAVIES, E.,  La Perruche Souris / La Perruche à moustaches / La Perruche à collier rose., antique map, old maps TRAVIES, E. - La Perruche Souris / La Perruche à moustaches / La Perruche à collier rose.
Paris, ca. 1850, In attractive strong original colours.. 210x130mm. Slightly brown-spotted. A good and dark impression.
Two illustrations on one page Blue-winged Grass Parakeets.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BUFFON, C.,  OISEAUX. 1. Le Perroquet vert  - 2. Le Mascarin., antique map, old maps BUFFON, C. - OISEAUX. 1. Le Perroquet vert - 2. Le Mascarin.
Paris ca.1850, In attractive strong original colours.. 159x94mm. Some light marginal spotting. Good condition.
Noteworthy bird print engraved by Massard after a drawing by Vauthier.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATHAM, J.A.,  Hackled Partridge., antique map, old maps LATHAM, J.A. - Hackled Partridge.
London, 1781-1785, In attractive original colours.. 241x184mm. Some age toning of the paper. Overall good condition.
Hand coloured copper engraving representing a Hackled Partridge from General Synopsis of Birds by John A. Latham (1740-1837) who was the pre?eminent ornithologist of his day.
Known as the Grandfather of Australian ornithology, he was the first to describe, and to name scientifically, a la...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFON, C.,  1) Le Kakatoës à Huppe Jaune. 2) Le Lori Tricolor. Le Perroquet Vert., antique map, old maps BUFFON, C. - 1) Le Kakatoës à Huppe Jaune. 2) Le Lori Tricolor. Le Perroquet Vert.
Paris, 1838 - 1839, In attractive strong original colours.. 258x165mm. Some age toning and marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Noteworthy bird print from 1839 Furne edition of the Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon.
Engraved by Fournier after Edouard de Traviès showing the birds in a natural context....
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFON, C.,  1) Le Maïpouri. 2) Le Couroucou à Ventre Rouge. ID - à Ventre Jaune., antique map, old maps BUFFON, C. - 1) Le Maïpouri. 2) Le Couroucou à Ventre Rouge. ID - à Ventre Jaune.
Paris, 1838 - 1839, In attractive strong original colours.. 258x165mm. Some age toning and marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Noteworthy bird print from 1839 Furne edition of the Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon.
Engraved by Fournier after Edouard de Traviès showing the birds in a natural context....
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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LEVAILLANT, F.,  La Chouette a Aigrette Blanche., antique map, old maps LEVAILLANT, F. - La Chouette a Aigrette Blanche.
Paris, 1796-1808, Original colours.. 530x340mm. In very attractive colours. In good condition.
Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as the least known continent. He arrived at the Cape of Good Hope in March 1781 and made two trips into the interior, undergoing ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CALDWALL., Charles Bonnet, F.R.S., Author of the Contemplation of Nature, antique map, old maps CALDWALL. - Charles Bonnet, F.R.S., Author of the Contemplation of Nature
London, 1802, Coloured. 440x285mm. In fine condition with mild age toning.
A portrait of Charles Bonnet, one of the best known naturalists of the 1700's.
Bonnet is surrounded by "THE CHAIN OF NATURE" with 17 fine vignettes of animals and wildlife.
Published by Dr. Robert Thornton in London in 1802. Engraved by Caldwall....
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'URVILLE, J.D.,  Voyage de la Fregate la Venus.. [Planche 6]., antique map, old maps D'URVILLE, J.D. - Voyage de la Fregate la Venus.. [Planche 6].
Paris, 1833, In original colours.. 547x356mm. In very good condition.
An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Zélée . Printed in Paris by Gide et Cie.
Dumont D'Urville (1790-1842) commanded the ship L'Astrolabe's 1825 expedition in se...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788),  Le Basset à jambes droites., antique map, old maps DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788) - Le Basset à jambes droites.
Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x154mm. Engraving with original hand-colouring, printed on fine laid paper. Very good condition apart from some marginal light staining.
A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrated treatise on animals ever produced" (Dibner).
Comprised of a total of 44 volumes, the encyclopedic Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particuliè...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788),  Le Braque., antique map, old maps DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788) - Le Braque.
Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x155mm. Engraving with original hand-colouring, printed on fine laid paper. Some light water staining.
A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrated treatise on animals ever produced" (Dibner).
Comprised of a total of 44 volumes, the encyclopedic Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particuliè...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FURNE ET CIE.,  La Ara Rouge. Le Ara Bleu., antique map, old maps FURNE ET CIE. - La Ara Rouge. Le Ara Bleu.
Paris, 1838 - 1839, In attractive strong original colours.. 164x258mm. Some age toning and marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Noteworthy bird print from 1839 Furne edition of the Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon.
Engraved by Pardinel after a drawing by Edouard Traviès showing the birds in a natural context.
Lower right Imp Delamain, 8r, Git-le-C?ur...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BUFFON, C.,  OISEAUX. 1. Le Kakatoes à huppe jaune  - 2. Le Kakatoes à huppe rouge., antique map, old maps BUFFON, C. - OISEAUX. 1. Le Kakatoes à huppe jaune - 2. Le Kakatoes à huppe rouge.
Paris, ca.1850, In attractive strong original colours.. 153x89mm. Slight marginal spotting. Light brown spot in the centre of the engraving. Good condition.
Noteworthy bird print engraved by Aubert after a drawing by Vauthier.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATHAM, J.A.,  Red Flamingo., antique map, old maps LATHAM, J.A. - Red Flamingo.
London 1781-1785, In attractive original colours.. 240x184mm. Some age toning of the paper. Overall good condition.
Hand coloured copper engraving representing a Red Flamingo from General Synopsis of Birds by John A. Latham (1740?1837) who was the preminent ornithologist of his day.
Known as the Grandfather of Australian ornithology, he was the first to describe, and to name scientifically, a large num...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LATHAM, J.,  Green Partridge., antique map, old maps LATHAM, J. - Green Partridge.
London 1781?1785, In attractive original colours.. 241x184mm. Some age toning of the paper. Overall good condition.
Hand coloured copper engraving representing a Green Partridge from General Synopsis of Birds by John A. Latham (1740?1837) who was the pre?eminent ornithologist of his day.
?Known as the Grandfather of Australian ornithology, he was the first to describe, and to name scientifically, a lar...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LEVAILLANT, F.,  La Méesange Brune Male. La Méesange Grise. . ., antique map, old maps LEVAILLANT, F. - La Méesange Brune Male. La Méesange Grise. . .
Paris, 1801, In original colours.. 520x350mm. In very good condition. Size of leaf : 520x350mm.
Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique, published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as the least known continent. He arrived at the Cape of Good Hope in March 1781 and made two trips into the interior, undergoing many adv... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JABLONSKY, C.G.,  [Butterflies], antique map, old maps JABLONSKY, C.G. - [Butterflies]
Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x215mm. In mint condition.
Plate CLXXXIII from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr.
Carl Gustav Jablonsky was private secretary to the Queen of Prussia. After Jablonsky''s untimely death Herbst edited the work from volume 2 on. A great...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
JABLONSKY, C.G.,  [Butterflies], antique map, old maps JABLONSKY, C.G. - [Butterflies]
Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x215mm. In mint condition.
Plate CXCVIII from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr.
Carl Gustav Jablonsky was private secretary to the Queen of Prussia. After Jablonsky''s untimely death Herbst edited the work from volume 2 on. A great ...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
D'URVILLE, J.D.,  Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie.. [Planche 26]., antique map, old maps D'URVILLE, J.D. - Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie.. [Planche 26].
Paris, 1833, In original colours.. 552x358mm. Paper slightly age-toned. In good condition.
An attractive collection of shells. Dumont d'Urville, Jules-Sébastien-César, 1790-1842. Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Zélée. Atlas Pittoresque. First Volume. Paris: Gide et Cie, éditeurs, 1846. Dumont D'Urville (1790-1842) commanded the ship L'Astrolabe's 1... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AUDEBER, J.B. / VIEILLOT, L.J.P.,  L'Heoro-taire brun. Pl.65., antique map, old maps AUDEBER, J.B. / VIEILLOT, L.J.P. - L'Heoro-taire brun. Pl.65.
Paris, 1800-1802, In original colours.. 520x350mm. In very good condition. Legends printed in gold. From the folio edition, only printed in 200 copies. Small water stain in outer lower margin.
A very rare print of a humming bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops, by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his death Audebert only managed to complete the section on the colibris, after which the work was continued by Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot on... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AUDEBER, J.B. / VIEILLOT,L.J.P.,  Le G. G. Noir et Bleu., antique map, old maps AUDEBER, J.B. / VIEILLOT,L.J.P. - Le G. G. Noir et Bleu.
Paris, 1800-1802, In original colours.. 520x350mm. In very good condition. Legends printed in gold. From the folio edition, only printed in 200 copies.
A very rare print of a humming bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops, by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his death Audebert only managed to complete the section on the colibris, after which the work was continued by Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot on... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AUDEBERT, J,B./ VIEILLOT, L.J.P.,  Le Neghôbàrra. Pl.64, antique map, old maps AUDEBERT, J,B./ VIEILLOT, L.J.P. - Le Neghôbàrra. Pl.64
Paris, 1800-1802, In original colours.. 520x350mm. In very good condition. Legends printed in gold. From the folio edition, only printed in 200 copies. Small water stain in outer lower margin. Size of paper 520x350mm.
A very rare print of a bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops , by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his death Audebert only managed to complete the section on the colibris, after which the work was continued by Louis Jean Pierre Vieillot on th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LEVAILLANT, F.,  L'Acoli., antique map, old maps LEVAILLANT, F. - L'Acoli.
Paris, 1801, In original colours.. 520x350mm. In very good condition. Size of paper sheet 520 x 350mm.
Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique, published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as the least known continent. He arrived at the Cape of Good Hope in March 1781 and made two trips into the interior, undergoing many adv... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JABLONSKY, C.G.,  [Butterflies], antique map, old maps JABLONSKY, C.G. - [Butterflies]
Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x215mm. In mint condition.
Plate CLIX from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr.
Carl Gustav Jablonsky was private secretary to the Queen of Prussia. After Jablonsky's untimely death Herbst edited the work from volume 2 on. A great numb...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
JABLONSKY, C.G.,  [Butterflies], antique map, old maps JABLONSKY, C.G. - [Butterflies]
Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x215mm. In mint condition.
Plate CXXIV from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr.
Carl Gustav Jablonsky was private secretary to the Queen of Prussia. After Jablonsky''s untimely death Herbst edited the work from volume 2 on. A great nu...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Fashion Prints
COURMONT, V.,  Paris fashion plate. (3899), antique map, old maps COURMONT, V. - Paris fashion plate. (3899)
Paris, 1890, In attractive original colours.. 405x300mm. Lithography, with contemporary vertical fold, hardly notable. Generally very good.
Uncommon Paris fashion plate from Le Guide des Couturières et la France elégante Réunis, under direction of Abel Goubaud.
In the later quarter of the 19th century there was a proliferation of women's magazines. These periodicals, whose circulation in great numbers, created heightened inter...
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Estimate
($ 20 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 5
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
LES MODES PARISIENNES,  Paris fashion plate. (604), antique map, old maps LES MODES PARISIENNES - Paris fashion plate. (604)
Paris, 1866, In attractive original colours.. 266x199mm. Very light marginal spotting. Very good condition.
From Les Modes Parisiennes. Underneath the print are the names of the shops where the clothing's, perfumes, porcelains, flowers, etc., depicted in the engraving, are to be obtained.
In the later quarter of the 19th century there was a proliferation of women's magazines. These periodicals...
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Estimate
($ 15 - 20)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LES MODES PARISIENNES,  Paris fashion plate. (607), antique map, old maps LES MODES PARISIENNES - Paris fashion plate. (607)
Paris, 1866, In attractive original colours.. 265x200mm. Very light marginal spotting. Very good condition.
From Les Modes Parisiennes. Underneath the print are the names of the shops where the clothing's, perfumes, porcelains, flowers, etc., depicted in the engraving, are to be obtained.
In the later quarter of the 19th century there was a proliferation of women's magazines. These periodicals...
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Estimate
($ 25 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COURMONT, V.,  Paris fashion plate. (3910), antique map, old maps COURMONT, V. - Paris fashion plate. (3910)
Paris, 1890, In attractive original colours.. 405x300mm. Lithography, with contemporary vertical fold, hardly notable. Generally very good.
Uncommon Paris fashion plate from Le Guide des Couturières et la France elégante Réunis, under direction of Abel Goubaud.
In the later quarter of the 19th century there was a proliferation of women's magazines. These periodicals, whose circulation in great numbers, created heightened inter...
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Estimate
($ 25 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 15
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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