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COOK, Captain James.,  Coffre Sculpté des Habitants de la nouvelle Zélande.  [Tome III Pl. 13.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Coffre Sculpté des Habitants de la nouvelle Zélande. [Tome III Pl. 13.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x170mm. Engraving. Very good condition.
A carved chest of New Zealand, as a specimen of the carving of the country. Engraving drawn after John Frederick Miller (1759-1796). John Frederick Miller was an English illustrator, mainly of botanical subjects. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Hausse-col militaire des insulaires de la Mer du Sud.  [Tome II Pl. 12.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Hausse-col militaire des insulaires de la Mer du Sud. [Tome II Pl. 12.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x170mm. Good condition.
Maori warrior rise-collar. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridional, et successivement exécutés par le commodore Byron, le capitain... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COOK, Captain James.,  Vue d'un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande.  [Tome III Pl. 8.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Vue d'un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande. [Tome III Pl. 8.]
Paris, 1773, Uncoloured.. 200x165mm. Good condition.
A view of a New Zealand landscape and seascape through a hollow rock. Engraved by Demouchy. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère méridio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 24
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COOK, Captain James.,  Village fortifié bâti sur un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande.  [Tome III Pl. 10.], antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Village fortifié bâti sur un Rocher troué de la Nouvelle Zélande. [Tome III Pl. 10.]
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 200x345mm. Engraving. Fine condition.
A view of a village fortified on a hollow rock in New Zealand. Engraved by François Godefroi. From the French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découvertes dans l'hémisphère mérid... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 45 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WEBBER, J.,  View in Queen charlotte's sound, New Zealand., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - View in Queen charlotte's sound, New Zealand.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 293x415mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
A marginal tear and little piece of paper teared off in upper left margin.
Early view of Queen charlotte's sound, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publication resulting from Cook's expeditions". (Parsons Coll... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,500 - 2,750)

Starting bid
$ 2,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Traditional tools from New Zealand ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Traditional tools from New Zealand ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 180x260mm. A light brown stain in center of engraving. Else good condition.
Aquatint depicting a variety of traditional tools from New Zealand engraved by Castelli. Plate N° 70.
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'apr...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 80)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3