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KNOX, E.V.,  Mr. Punch on the Links., antique map, old maps KNOX, E.V. - Mr. Punch on the Links.
London, Methuen: 1929, Coloured.. 100x120mm. Framed print in very good condition.
Golfing cartoon taken from the famed English humor magazine Mr. Punch on the Links.
Size of the frame : 23x25cm.
THE WOMAN-HATER.
After Frank Reynolds (1876 - 1953 ). He was born in London, son of an artist. Studied at Heatherley's School of Art. On the staff of The Illustrated L...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 71  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SMITH, B.,  The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Edward Fitzgerald translation), antique map, old maps SMITH, B. - The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Edward Fitzgerald translation)
England, ca. 1930, In original colours.. 240x305mm. 30 pages with cartoons and text. Pen and ink with water colours. In modern green leather binding. Size of the binding is 240 x 305mm.
Edward FitzGerald, an outstanding writer who has done more than anyone to popularise English poetry. His bes... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,450  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MORE PRINTS
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mosquée d'El-Bordeyny., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mosquée d'El-Bordeyny.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, mesuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire...". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 110
Approx. Euro 98  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  Filius Deperditus cum Patre Bona Dividens = El Hijo Prodigo Reparte los Bienes con el Padre., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Filius Deperditus cum Patre Bona Dividens = El Hijo Prodigo Reparte los Bienes con el Padre.
Italy, ca. 1780, In attractive strong original colours.. 305x415mm. Vey good impression and condition.
Decorative so called optical print copied after George Balthasar Probst print showing a group of figures around table at left and around open trunk at right, in large hall. The 2nd of a suite of prints depicting the story of the prodigal son.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there wer...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MOREAU LE JEUNE.,  Réjouissances du Peuple près de la Pyramide d'Illumination, élévée sur l'Esplanade de la Porte de Mars et Distribution de Vivres, fontaines de Vin , sous les Ordres de Mrs. Du Conseil de la Ville, à Reims le 27 Aoust 1765., antique map, old maps MOREAU LE JEUNE. - Réjouissances du Peuple près de la Pyramide d'Illumination, élévée sur l'Esplanade de la Porte de Mars et Distribution de Vivres, fontaines de Vin , sous les Ordres de Mrs. Du Conseil de la Ville, à Reims le 27 Aoust 1765.
Paris, 1771, Uncoloured.. 565x685mm. Good and dark impression. Some light marginal water staining. Repaired tear in lower part, 5cm into engraved area. 2 repaired small holes in lower left margin. Repaired tear in left margin on the plate mark.
Engraved by Varin after Moreau Jr. The print shows a lightning spectacle held in Reims on 27 August 1765.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Master prints 19/20th century
DAUMIER, H.,  [Macaire] Abus de l'article 214 du code civil. Madame mon épouse... (Plate 50), antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - [Macaire] Abus de l'article 214 du code civil. Madame mon épouse... (Plate 50)
Paris, 1864, Uncoloured.. 238x230mm. Litho printed on white wove paper without text on the verso.
Macaire personified the clever business man, who was willing at any time to throw moral and ethical principles overboard for a quick buck. His personality fitted exactly to the period so well described by Alexis de Tocqueville: self-enrichment at all levels and a Government run on shareholders princ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMIER, H.,  Marie-Louise-Charlotte-Philippine Pairie, fille soumise & patentée par la police. (Plate 452 in la Caricature)., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Marie-Louise-Charlotte-Philippine Pairie, fille soumise & patentée par la police. (Plate 452 in la Caricature).
Paris, La Caricature, January 1, 1835, Uncoloured.. 220x257mm. Litho printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. In very good condition. On verso "Timbre Royal.
Marie Louise Charlotte Philippine Pairie, prostitute, accredited by the police. An ugly woman, who is the daughter of Louis-Philip, is playing with gold coins. The caption says "Daughter submitted to and raised by the police".
After the July-Revolution and the reinstatement of the Freedom of th...
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Item sold!
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMIER, H., Pour un pauvre américain, s'il vous plait. (For a Poor American, Please), antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Pour un pauvre américain, s'il vous plait. (For a Poor American, Please)
Paris, 1835, Uncoloured.. 218x277mm. With old vertical fold. Good condition.
Lithography published in the newspaper "la Caricature" N°222, plate 463, satire on the reparation asked by the American government after Napoleon's blockade, with Thiers with a dog's body, holding a cup in his mouth and begging the deputies for money; Thiers is accompanied by King Louis Philippe, dr... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Item sold!
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DAUMIER, H.,  Les honneurs du Panthéon . . . . (Plate 433 from  La Caricature.), antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les honneurs du Panthéon . . . . (Plate 433 from La Caricature.)
Paris, October 23, 1834, Uncoloured.. 225x255mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. With flattened center fold. In very good condition.
On the front wall is written: "To the great men and women, our country is grateful". This lithograph shows people hanging in front of the Panthéon, and may be a way to illustrate how "grateful" the country is to the actual government, judiciary and army. The Panthéon is a temple in Paris where great... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 356  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - Plaidez, plaidez . . .  ça sera un bon tour à jouer à votre voisin. . ., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - Plaidez, plaidez . . . ça sera un bon tour à jouer à votre voisin. . .
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - Plaidez, plaidez . . . ça sera un bon tour à jouer à votre voisin . . . vous lui ferezmanger plus de cent écus! . . .
- Oui, mais c'est qu'moi . . . j'en mangerais itou des miens . . . des écus . . . et j'ai ...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 712  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - Mr. le juge de paix a rendu sa décision, le sparties sont censées conciliées., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - Mr. le juge de paix a rendu sa décision, le sparties sont censées conciliées.
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - Mr. le juge de paix a rendu sa décision, le sparties sont censées conciliées.

Around the mid-1840s Daumier started publishing his famous caricatures depicting members of the legal profession, known as 'Les...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 712  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - L'avocat qui se trouve mal - dernière ressource quand la cause est bien malade., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - L'avocat qui se trouve mal - dernière ressource quand la cause est bien malade.
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - L'avocat qui se trouve mal - dernière ressource quand la cause est bien malade.

Around the mid-1840s Daumier started publishing his famous caricatures depicting members of the legal profession, known as 'L...
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 712  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - Oui, on veut dépouiler cet orphélin, que je ne qualifie pas de jeune. . ., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - Oui, on veut dépouiler cet orphélin, que je ne qualifie pas de jeune. . .
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - Oui, on veut dépouiler cet orphélin, que je ne qualifie pas de jeune, puis qu'il a cinquante sept ans, mails il n'en est pas moins orphelin. . . je me rassure toute fois, messieurs, car la justice a toujours les yeux ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,068  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - Mr. l'avocat a rendu pleine justice au rare talent déployé par le ministère public . . ., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - Mr. l'avocat a rendu pleine justice au rare talent déployé par le ministère public . . .
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - Mr. l'avocat a rendu pleine justice au rare talent déployé par le ministère public dans son réquisitoire, Mr le procureur général s'empresse de rendre un hommage mérité à l'admirable éloquence du défenseur, Mr le prés... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,068  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - Un avocat qui éviemment est rempli de la conviction la plus intime . . ., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - Un avocat qui éviemment est rempli de la conviction la plus intime . . .
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - Un avocat qui éviemment est rempli de la conviction la plus intime . . . que son client le paiera bien.

Around the mid-1840s Daumier started publishing his famous caricatures depicting members of the lega...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,068  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DAUMIER, H.,  Les Gens de Justice. - Comme je vous ai bien dit vertement votre fait! . . ., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Les Gens de Justice. - Comme je vous ai bien dit vertement votre fait! . . .
Paris, 1845-1848, Uncoloured.. 300x198mm. Lithography printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Some minor spotting. Good impression. Size of paper : 340x250mm.
Second state (of 2), with text. From "Les Gens de Justice". Text below image : - Comme je vous ai bien dit vertement votre fait! . . .
- Mais aussi, je vous ai cruement riposté les choses les plus désagréables! . . .
- Nous avons été beaux! . . .
- Nous avons été magnifiques!...
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$ 120
Approx. Euro 107  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Botanical Prints
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137.
Leiden, 1852, Uncoloured.. 270x210mm. Lithography. Repaired tears right portion of print. In very good condition.
From his famous work 'Flora Japonica'. Von Siebold was born in Würtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation allowed him to go beyond Deshima and to... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 71  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137.
Leiden, 1852, Uncoloured.. 270x210mm. A good and dark impression.
From his famous work 'Flora Japonica'. Von Siebold was born in Wurtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation allowed him to go beyond Deshima and to... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 71  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Natural History Prints
LEVAILLANT, F.,  Le Minule., antique map, old maps LEVAILLANT, F. - Le Minule.
Paris, 1796-1808, Original colours.. 532x340mm. 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)
$ 120
Approx. Euro 107  

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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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Maritime Prints
WEYER, G.,  Monstra Marina. Meehr Wunder. Inventore Gabrielo Weÿero Norimberg excudebat Petr. Iselburg Col. 1617, antique map, old maps WEYER, G. - Monstra Marina. Meehr Wunder. Inventore Gabrielo Weÿero Norimberg excudebat Petr. Iselburg Col. 1617
Nuremberg, 1617, Uncoloured.. 180x260mm. In-8 oblong, modern limp vellum. Suite of 12 copper engravings.Some light brown spots and a marginal restoration at the bottom margin of the pl. 12 with small lack of paper.
Complete suite of 12 copper engravings representing of Sea divinities with scroll work and cupids. Gabriel Weyer (Nuremberg 1576–1632 Nuremberg) was an engraver and painter who worked around 1610 in Nuremberg, where he painted several pictures, made designs for other engravers. He apparently special... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,750
Approx. Euro 3,338  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  MAUREEN Shipping model of a fishing boat., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - MAUREEN Shipping model of a fishing boat.
Netherlands, ca. 1850, Uncoloured.. 1400x1000mm. Shipping model of a fishing boat.
This type of fishing ships were used by the Dutch fisherman to fish for codfish, and even reached with them into the Canadian waters.
Overall dimensions: 1400 x 100 x 230mm. This is a finely handcrafted wooden accurate replica model, complete with a planked deck, fittings, fully rigged and with...
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$ 7,000
Approx. Euro 6,230  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Architecture Prints
AQUILA, P.,  Tabula IV sequitur  Farnesiana Posticus., antique map, old maps AQUILA, P. - Tabula IV sequitur Farnesiana Posticus.
Rome, 1660, Coloured.. 623x400mm. A few marginal tears restored. Paper age toned. In attractive recent gouache colouring.
Ornamental representation of Temple St. Mariae in Rome by Petrus Aquila (1650-1692), after Annibale Carracci.
Inscribed in the plate. "Petrus Aquila delin at sculp. Annibale Carraccius pinx."...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Fashion Prints
LEVY, E. / LECLERC P.T.,  Pl. 5. - Marchande de modes., antique map, old maps LEVY, E. / LECLERC P.T. - Pl. 5. - Marchande de modes.
Paris, 1912-1914, In original colours.. 250x165mm. Attractive hand colored uncropped plate with an additional descriptive sheet. In mint condition.
From Galerie des modes et costumes français dessinés d'après nature 1778-1787. Réimpression accompagnée d'une préface par M. Paul Cornu.
Beautiful reissue done by the publisher Emile Lévy of the Gallerie des modes et costumes français, dessinés d'après nature, gravés par les plus célè...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 80  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Old Master Prints
VAN DOETECUM, J. & L.,  Niche in the form of a cartouche., antique map, old maps VAN DOETECUM, J. & L. - Niche in the form of a cartouche.
Antwerp, 1556, Uncoloured.. 301x201mm. Print cut on neat line. A few small tears re-inforced. Letter "B" in lower part of etching.
A lavishly decorated etching by the famous brothers Joannes and Lucas van Doetecum, after Cornelis II de vriendt or better known as Cornelis FLORIS (1514 - 1572 or 1575).
From Veelderleij Veran=deringhe van grotissen ende Compertimenten ghe=maeckt tot dienste van alle de Conste beminne[n] en...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Prints depicting instruments
DAUMIER, H.,  [Macaire] Pensionnat Robert-Macaire. Mr le professeur. . . (Plate 4), antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - [Macaire] Pensionnat Robert-Macaire. Mr le professeur. . . (Plate 4)
Paris, 1864, Uncoloured.. 245x225mm. Litho printed on white wove paper without text on the verso.
Macaire personified the clever business man, who was willing at any time to throw moral and ethical principles overboard for a quick buck. His personality fitted exactly to the period so well described by Alexis de Tocqueville: self-enrichment at all levels and a Government run on shareholders princ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Sand/Hour glasses
The Low Countries,  A half hour sand-glass., antique map, old maps The Low Countries - A half hour sand-glass.
ca. 1790, -. 195x110mm. In metal frame with five pillars with hexagonal decorated top and base and two glass ampoules joined by was and tread.
The element common to celestial position-finding, the calculation of speed for dead reckoning and even everyday life at sea is the time: hence ways of determining and keeping the time have been one of the major pre-occupations of seamen since the very beginning of scientific navigation. Counting the... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Stocks and Bonds
ANONYMOUS,  Vasten avonds Vreugde krans en tooneel stuk. . ., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Vasten avonds Vreugde krans en tooneel stuk. . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 302x185mm. Cut on plate mark and contemporarily laid on a larger sheet of paper. A good and dark impression.
Page taken from "Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid : vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Nederlanden, gepleegt in den jaare MDCCXX."
The text reads in English : Shrove Tide's wreath of joy and the drama.
A caricature...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
[ANONYMOUS].,  Uitlegginge der tytelplaat voor Arlequyn actionist., antique map, old maps [ANONYMOUS]. - Uitlegginge der tytelplaat voor Arlequyn actionist.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 230x180mm. Very good condition. Good margins. Copper engraving with letter press.
Decorative print. Harlequin stockholder. The engraving (230x180mm.) depicting a kneeling conjuror with cups, balls and cards, Harlequin and Scaramouche drawing back curtains to reveal a crowded courtyard, framed and glazed.
A caricature in prose and verse satirizing the first truly internationa...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 265x267mm. 2° (400 x 260mm). [2 blank] pp. , 79 copper-engraved plates and maps, most double-page and a few folding on 73 pages. Contemporary gilt-paneled mottled calf, covers with central gilt, the inner panel with floral corner pieces, spine gilt and decorated with floral tool in each compartment , raised spine, with red morocco label “Tafereel der dwaasheid A° 1720”. Printed title in black and red, De Conditien van de Compagnien van Commercie en Assurantie..25pp., Aanwyzinge der Prjecten [1 blank], De Windhandel of Bubbels Compagnien, 52pp., Versameling van Gedichten…, 31pp, [1 blank], Papegaay of Actie Kaart, 8pp, Copie van een brief, 9, [2 blank] pp. In general a very good example of this sought after book. With Ex libris of J.C.M.Snel.
AN EARLY ISSUE of this biting and vulgar satire on the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles and an extraordinary visual record with 78 plates of the first banking crash, showing the shocking effects of the “ South Sea Bubble” in France, England and Holland, and placing John Law (1671-1729), with hi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Item sold!
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Globes
KERKHOVE, Joseph Vanden,  Allegory of geography., antique map, old maps KERKHOVE, Joseph Vanden - Allegory of geography.
Bruges, ca. 1700, In original colours.. 880x880mm. Oil on canvas, diameter : 88 cm in recent wooden frame.
Two putty studying a terrestrial globe, one of them holding a pair of dividers. The information on the globe is clearly imaginary but the two cartouches and ships are typically 16th century in appearance. Was van den Kerkhove perhaps inspired by his countrymen Gerard Mercator, Hondius and Blaeu. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 9,000
Approx. Euro 8,010  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BERTAUX.,  Globe terrestre d'après les découvertes.., antique map, old maps BERTAUX. - Globe terrestre d'après les découvertes..
Paris, ca. 1885, In original colours.. 1120x600mm. A 19-inch (482mm) terrestrial globe, total height 112cm. Diameter of brass horizon 60cm.
With restoration to two parts on the globe due to a bump on the globe surface. No paper is missing.
Attractive and large (height 112cm) library globe by a prominent Paris globe maker, with brass meridian circle, horizon ring and hour ring, supported by four brass quadrants on elegant baluster turned wooden column with three inswept legs terminating in pad feet.
Twelve coloured lithographed go...
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$ 10,000
Approx. Euro 8,900  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3