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Turkey
RUSCELLI, G., Tabula Asiae I., antique map, old maps RUSCELLI, G. - Tabula Asiae I.
Venice, 1574, Attractive colouring.. 190x265mm. In good condition with centerfold as issued.
Interesting Ptolomaic map of part of Asia Minor, Turkey and Cyprus, extending from Constantinopel to Armenia. It includes most of Cyprus. The map first appeared in the 1561 edition of Ruscelli's edition of “Ptolemy's Geografia”. Italian on verso.
Girolamo Ruscelli, (1504-1566) was an Italian ...
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Estimates : $ 220 - $ 275
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BERTELLI, P.,  Ianizer excubias agens constantinapo lipro Aulu Imperatoris., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Ianizer excubias agens constantinapo lipro Aulu Imperatoris.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 114x80mm. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 50 - $ 60
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BERTELLI, P.,  Bolucha Bassa Centurio Ianizerorum., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Bolucha Bassa Centurio Ianizerorum.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 114x80mm. In very good condition.
Costume plate published by Pietro Bertelli in his "Diversarum nationum habitus", a sixteenth-century Italian costume book. The work was published with fold-out procession scenes and over a hundred engravings of paired figures, usually divided by region or social hierarchy.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 50 - $ 60
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DU VAL, P.,  La Turquie en Asie., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - La Turquie en Asie.
Paris, 1676, Uncoloured.. 100x123mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some marginal water staining not affecting engraved area. Very good and dark impression.
Uncommon miniature map of Turkey, Cyprus, Palestine, Armenia, Iran and Iraq.
From Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in 1657, Pierre Duval published this smaller size atlas which contains a larger quantity of maps. The maps in...
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Estimates : $ 70 - $ 90
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FONTANA, F., Presa di Namur., antique map, old maps FONTANA, F. - Presa di Namur.
Florence, 1701, Attractive Coloring. 180x255mm. In fine condition with light toning.
A detailed, attractive, panoramic battle view of the siege of the Karaman fortification in Anatolia, Turkey, fought between the Naval Army of the Gand Duke of Tuscany, Cosimo II, and the Naval Army of the Ottoman Empire.
The plate shows the fortress, buildings, forests, the armies and several s...
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Estimates : $ 150 - $ 180
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ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G., Asia Minor in suas partes seu provincias divisa. . ., antique map, old maps ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G. - Asia Minor in suas partes seu provincias divisa. . .
Paris 1751, In original o/l colours.. 477x609mm. Slight thinning to centerfold, light discolouration to border edges, a few small repaired tears to margins etc. Good impression.
A detailed map of Ancient Turkey with Cyprus from his "Atlas Universel". With s decorative title cartouche.
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (1688–1766), also known as Le Sieur or Monsieur Robert, and his son, Didier Robert de Vaugondy (c.1723–1786), were leading mapmakers in France during the 18th ce...
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Estimates : $ 90 - $ 110
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ONFROY, E., Set of six costume plates of the Ottoman Empire., antique map, old maps ONFROY, E. - Set of six costume plates of the Ottoman Empire.
Paris, 1775, Coloured.. 270x180mm. A very good set: All with dark and clear impression and wide plate-marks. Some faint soiling, one plate with small stains to bottom right corner.
Fine and decorative hand coloured engraved prints, from "Recueil des differents costumes des principaux Officiers et Magistrats de la Porte...".

A complete set of this very rare work sold for $104,500 at Sothebys in 2009 (Sale 2278, Lot 18).

The engravings present are:
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Estimates : $ 800 - $ 1,200
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TARDIEU, P-F,  Constantinople., antique map, old maps TARDIEU, P-F - Constantinople.
Paris, 1780, Uncoloured.. 390x474mm. Mounted on linen, dissected in 8 parts, lined with green silk on two sides. Slightly stained and ink stains.
Plan of Constantinople engraved by Tardieu, decorated with a rose of the winds. The names on the plan are written in Turkish, the key (1 - 86) in French.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimates : $ 175 - $ 250
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ANGUS, W., View of the Seraglio at Constantinople., antique map, old maps ANGUS, W. - View of the Seraglio at Constantinople.
London, 1783, Uncolored. 145x177mm. A very good dark print. One tear from margin entering bottom right corner of the image. With faint toning. Light soiling, mainly to the margins.
A rare engraved view after Metz, with people in the foreground and the city in the background. A ship and several small boats are on the river.
This is the earliest state of this view, which was published in various editions for many years until after 1800. ...
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This item has no reserve price.
Estimates : $ 200 - $ 250
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Sold for $ 52
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DELAGRAVE, Ch.,  Carte du théatre de la guerre., antique map, old maps DELAGRAVE, Ch. - Carte du théatre de la guerre.
Paris, ca. 1877, In original colours.. 620x940mm. In good condition.
Very detailed map centered on the Black Sea and Cremea, including Turkey, Greece, Cyprus, etc. The map is hand coloured according to the color key in the lower left. Uncommon.
Map of the 1877 Russo-Turkish war. Prepared by Charles Delagrave, who was an editor of the famous "Societé de Geograp...
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Estimates : $ 240 - $ 300
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Sold for $ 220
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Condition Rating: 3