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Peru
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Indians cross the river.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Indians cross the river.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 145x180mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Lower right margin missing, repairs to lower left margin, soil marks etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
The Indians of Peru had strange ways of crossing rivers. They tied a rope between two poles on either side of a river, then they hung a large basket from this rope and whomsoever wanted to cross, sat in the basket and was pulled across.
Others crossed rivers by sitting astride a bundle of reed...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J.,  Suite de Perou Audience de Lima., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J. - Suite de Perou Audience de Lima.
Amsterdam, 1756, In original colours.. 207x293mm. Very good condition.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map showing the southern Peruvian coast, the ranges and villages of numerous Indian tribes are shown.
FromAtlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VIERO, Theodorum.,  Indiana del Perù.  / Indienne du Perou., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Indiana del Perù. / Indienne du Perou.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Portrait of a Peruvian Indian woman holding a fruit basket and a lama in background.
From "Raccolta di ? stampe." a series of historically significant eighteenth-century copper plate engravings by Venetian engraver Theodoro Viero (1740-1819). Dating from 1783-90, the engraved print on laid pa...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VIERO, Theodorum.,  Dama Criolla di Lima nel Peru.  / Dame Créole de Lima du Pérou., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Dama Criolla di Lima nel Peru. / Dame Créole de Lima du Pérou.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a Creole woman in Peru.
From "Raccolta di ? stampe." a series of historically significant eighteenth-century copper plate engravings by Venetian engraver Theodoro Viero (1740-1819). Dating from 1783-90, the engraved print on laid paper is titled in both Italian and French, th...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TARDIEU, A., Carte du Perou Dressee pouo L'intelligence de L'histoire generale des Voyages de Labarpe., antique map, old maps TARDIEU, A. - Carte du Perou Dressee pouo L'intelligence de L'histoire generale des Voyages de Labarpe.
Paris , 1821, Org outline colour with border colour added. 250x395mm. In very good condition.
A striking lithograph map of Peru and the surrounding countries.
One of the original maps that shows the findings resulting from the voyages of Labarpe. ...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 1
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [Peruvian Indian artifacts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [Peruvian Indian artifacts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 270x180mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Peruvian artifacts.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'antiquité et accompagné de dessins analogue...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 40)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2