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Java & Bali
BELLIN, J.N., Idée de l\'Isle de Java., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Idée de l'Isle de Java.
Paris, c.1760, coloured. 205x426mm. In very good condition.
Jaques Nicolas Bellin (1702-720) was the most important French hydrographer of the 18th century. Sea-atlas 'Hydrographique Français' , 1756-65, atlas to accompany Prévost d' Exile's 'Histoire. des Voyages', 1738-75.
A map of the island of Java....
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Estimate
($ 280 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java.
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive strong original colours.. 220x435mm. In very fine condition.
A very nice map centered on the island of Java. With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.

Read more Early maps of South East Asia [+]...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Java cities
DE BRY, Th.,  Mercatorum Ex China in Bantam Negotiantium Schema., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Mercatorum Ex China in Bantam Negotiantium Schema.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 137x175mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In very good condition, dark impression.
Early portrait of Chinese merchants in Banten (Bantam), a small port town located near the western end of Java.

Theodore de Bry, a German engraver and book dealer, began a compilation of early voyages in 1590 and had published six parts at the time of his death in 1598. His widow, two son...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Sumatra
WELLER, E., Sumatra; Java;, antique map, old maps WELLER, E. - Sumatra; Java;
London, ca. 1860, Outline color. 316x440mm. In very good condition. A few small spots. Margins with some toning.
Two maps on one sheet. Both maps are highly detailed, filled with place names. The Sumatra map shows also Malaysia and Singapore.

"The Weekly Dispatch" newspaper was published between the years 1856 and 1862, and included in each edition a map of a different part of the world....
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Estimate
($ 75 - 100)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 15
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Borneo
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  La Baye de l'Isle & ville de Borneo., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - La Baye de l'Isle & ville de Borneo.
Amsterdam, F. Bernard, 1725, Uncoloured.. 141x214mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
Uncommon map of a Bay on the island of Borneo. From the French reissue of the account of early Dutch voyages first published in 1608 by Commelin. The French translation was carried out by René Augustin Constantin de Renneville, entitled : Recueil des voiages qui ont servi à l'établissement & aux... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Turkey
ORTELIUS, A.,  Natoliae Quae Olim Asia Minor, Nova de Scriptio / Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus / Aegypti re Centior de Scriptio, antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Natoliae Quae Olim Asia Minor, Nova de Scriptio / Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus / Aegypti re Centior de Scriptio
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 320x490mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Three detailed regional maps by Ortelius, from his Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world.
The first map covers Asia Minor, Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean.
The second map shows the region around the Nile, as far as Aswan. The third map shows the environs of the...
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Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Lotatoref apud Turcaf (Turks wrestling), antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Lotatoref apud Turcaf (Turks wrestling)
c. 1600, Uncoloured.. 110x92mm. Good condition.
Beautiful engraving of Turks wrestling, copied after an illustration by Abraham de Bruijn, originaly published in 1577 in Cologne.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Natolia, quae olim Asia minor., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Natolia, quae olim Asia minor.
Amsterdam, 1635, Original colours.. 381x498mm. Paper washed, colours re-freshed. Repair of split lower part center fold. In good condition.
A finely designed map of Turkey and Cyprus from the great Blaeu family of Amsterdam. The decoration consist of a coloured title cartouche, sea monsters, a naval engagement and a turkish man holding a scale cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,100)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Femme Turque menant ses Enfans. (44)., antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Femme Turque menant ses Enfans. (44).
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 273x173mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and upper left margin. With facing explanatory texts on the versos of the preceding plate.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Femme Turque de moyen estat En chambre. (42), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Femme Turque de moyen estat En chambre. (42)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 273x173mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and upper left margin. With facing explanatory texts on the versos of the preceding plate.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Quatriesme figure / Epigramme de la Quatriesme figure. (85), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Quatriesme figure / Epigramme de la Quatriesme figure. (85)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Cinquiesme figure / Epigramme de la Cinquiesme figure. (87), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Cinquiesme figure / Epigramme de la Cinquiesme figure. (87)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Sixiesme figure / Epigramme de la Sixiesme figure. (89), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Sixiesme figure / Epigramme de la Sixiesme figure. (89)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Septiesme figure  / Epigramme de la Septiesme figure. (91), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Septiesme figure / Epigramme de la Septiesme figure. (91)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Huictiesme figure / Epigramme de la Huictiesme figure. (93), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Huictiesme figure / Epigramme de la Huictiesme figure. (93)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Neufiesme figure / Epigramme de la Neufiesmie figure. (95), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Neufiesme figure / Epigramme de la Neufiesmie figure. (95)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Dixiesme figure  / Epigramme de la Dixiesmie figure. (97), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Dixiesme figure / Epigramme de la Dixiesmie figure. (97)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Douziesme figure  / Epigramme de la Douziesme figure. (101), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Douziesme figure / Epigramme de la Douziesme figure. (101)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts. Light brown spotting.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 25 - 35)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Treiziesme figure / Epigramme de la Treiziesme figure. (103), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Treiziesme figure / Epigramme de la Treiziesme figure. (103)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Quatorziesme figure / Epigramme de la Quatorziesme figure. (105), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Quatorziesme figure / Epigramme de la Quatorziesme figure. (105)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts. Light spotting.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Quinziesme figure / Epigramme de la Quinziesme figure. (107), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Quinziesme figure / Epigramme de la Quinziesme figure. (107)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Onziesme figure / Epigramme de la Onziesme figure. (99), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Onziesme figure / Epigramme de la Onziesme figure. (99)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left margin. Slightly spotted.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Dixseptiesme figure / Epigramme de la Dixseptiesme figure. (111), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - De la Ruine de l'Empire des Turcs Dixseptiesme figure / Epigramme de la Dixseptiesme figure. (111)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x170mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left parts.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs", the part "Tableaux Prophetiques des Empereurs severe et Leon avec leurs epigrammes predisans la Ruyne de la Monarch des Turcs" by Thomas Artus d'... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 20 - 30)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CLUVER / JANSSONIUS, J., Thraciae Veteris Typus., antique map, old maps CLUVER / JANSSONIUS, J. - Thraciae Veteris Typus.
Amsterdam, 1683, Coloured.. 160x205mm. In very good condition wide margins.
This attractive small map was engraved by Petrus Kaerius and is based on Ortelius' map of the same title. It covers the ancient region of Thrace, present-day European Turkey and part of Greece.
The map has two attractive strapwork cartouches. From the publication 'Introductionis in Universam G...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 70
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VISSCHER, N., Constantinopel, antique map, old maps VISSCHER, N. - Constantinopel
Amsterdam, ca. 1688, Uncoloured.. 216x275mm. A few marginal repaired tears and discolouration, otherwise fine. Dark impression.
This very rare bird's-eye view shows Istanbul across the Bosphorus. It is beautifully engraved with many details and scenes of every-day life, including merchants with camels.
The view is surrounded by a very decorative border incorporating the title cartouche, with fruits, leaves and flowers....
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Estimate
($ 425 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 280
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PEETERS, J.,  Mahomet de IIII. Tegenwoordige Keyser der Turkse Ryken en Landen., antique map, old maps PEETERS, J. - Mahomet de IIII. Tegenwoordige Keyser der Turkse Ryken en Landen.
Antwerp, c.1690, Uncoloured.. 230x155mm. Paper slightly age toned and faded along the edges. Dark impression.
Equestrian portrait of Mahomet de IIII, full-length in profile to left but looking at the viewer, horse seen in frontal view, after Pieter Stevens ( c.1683-1692).

This is one plate from a series of equestrians portraits and scenes of the Siege of Vienna.
The Antwerp based publisher J...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PEETERS, J.,  Mustapha den Tagenwoordige Primo Visir., antique map, old maps PEETERS, J. - Mustapha den Tagenwoordige Primo Visir.
Antwerp, c.1690, Uncoloured.. 230x155mm. Paper slightly age toned and faded along the edges. Dark impression.
Equestrian portrait of Mustapha, full-length in profile to left but looking at the viewer, horse seen in frontal view, after Pieter Stevens ( c.1683-1692).

This is one plate from a series of equestrians portraits and scenes of the Siege of Vienna.
The Antwerp based publisher Jacques ...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
FONTANA, F., Presa di Namur., antique map, old maps FONTANA, F. - Presa di Namur.
Florence, 1701, Attractive Coloring. 180x255mm. In very fine condition on hand made paper.
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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Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Portraits du Moufti & autres Gens de Loi de l'Empire Ottoman . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Portraits du Moufti & autres Gens de Loi de l'Empire Ottoman . . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 365x420mm. Repair of a split lower part center fold, 3cm. into engraved area. Very good impression.
Four full-length portraits of Turkish costumes, each with a descriptive engraved text: a Mufti, an scholar of Islamic law. An Emir, a commander, here described as a descendant of Mohammed.
An Iman, a religious leader and a Patriarch of the Greek Orthodox Church.
At the centre is a depicti...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Habillement des femmes de Smyrnes, des Grecques et des Juifs de cette ville., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Habillement des femmes de Smyrnes, des Grecques et des Juifs de cette ville.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 372x432mm. Repair of a split lower part center fold, 3cm. into engraved area. Very good impression.
Four portraits of Smirne women in typical dress, each with a descriptive engraved text. From Chatelain's monumental 7 volume "Atlas Historique".

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London (c. 1710),...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Bosphore de Thrace., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Bosphore de Thrace.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 365x427mm. Very good impression.
This handsome folio sheet present three views of the strategically important Bosporus. At top is a large decorative bird's-eye view of Istanbul as viewed from across the water, which is filled with a variety of ships. The two smaller views at bottom shows an aqueduct near Istanbul and the Column of ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 240 - 275)

Starting bid
$ 175
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Portraits du Grand Seigneur et des Principaux Officiers de l'Empire Ottoman. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Portraits du Grand Seigneur et des Principaux Officiers de l'Empire Ottoman. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1720, Uncoloured.. 370x220mm. A good and dark impression. Very good condition.
These four impressive engravings are a wonderful example of Chatelain’s elegant plates.
Divided in 4 panels accompanied by detailed descriptions, are examples of costumes of Ottoman princes.
Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraham (1684-1743) and Zacharie Junior (1690-1...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 70)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Habillemens des Dames.. Constantinople.. Serrail.., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Habillemens des Dames.. Constantinople.. Serrail..
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 367x430mm. Good and dark impression. Repair of a split lower center fold. Wide margins. In good condition.
This beautiful copper-engraving containing 7 engravings of native female and 3 males of Istanbul.
From Chatelain's Atlas Historique et Méthodique ....
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Estimate
($ 60 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description de la Ville de Smyrne., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description de la Ville de Smyrne.
Amsterdam, 1726, Uncoloured.. 200x485mm. A few repaired tears along folds and lower part center fold, generally in good condition. Dark impression.
This elegant view presents the Turkish city of Izmir from a vantage in the Gulf of Izmir. The city is shown in excellent detail before a mountainous backdrop, while numerous ships sail through the water in the foreground. Kadifekale, the ancient castle on the hill of the same name, can be seen overl... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BERNIGEROTH, J.M.,  Tschanibei Ally Bassa. Türckischer Gross-Böthschafter um Kayserl., antique map, old maps BERNIGEROTH, J.M. - Tschanibei Ally Bassa. Türckischer Gross-Böthschafter um Kayserl.
Leipzig, c. 1750, Uncoloured.. 142x85mm. Engraving cut on neatline and pasted on a larger sheet. Good condition and dark impression.
Engraving by Johann Martin Bernigeroth (1713-1767) showing a full portrait of the Turkish ambassador in Vienna Ally Bassa.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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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Estimate
($ 100 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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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Estimate
($ 800 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DELAPORTE,L'Abbé.,  Turquie d'Asie., antique map, old maps DELAPORTE,L'Abbé. - Turquie d'Asie.
Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806, Uncoloured.. 169x220mm. Two vertical folds as issued. Good condition.
Map of Turkey, including Cyprus and part of the Near East. From Atlas de la Géographie de toutes les parties du monde.. Ouvrage destiné pour l'education, et nécessaire aux négocians, aux voyageurs, aux fonctionnaires publics, aux banquiers, aux agens de change, aux littérateurs, etc..... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 50)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ARROWSMITH, John,  Turkey in Asia., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH, John - Turkey in Asia.
London, 1839, In original o/l colours.. 480x600mm. In good condition. Some foxing, mostly confined to margins beyond the plate mark. Tiny tear to lower centerfold.
A lovely looking steel engraved map of Turkey in Asia. Map extent is Asia Minor, Syria, Holy Land, across to the Caucasian peoples that inhabit the lands between the Black and Caspian seas. Many place names and physical features shown.
The Arrowsmith family members were among the most respected...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Etablissement Géographique de Bruxelles,  Carte physique et politique de la Turquie d'Europe et d'Asie contenant la Syrie, une partie de l'Egypte . . ., antique map, old maps Etablissement Géographique de Bruxelles - Carte physique et politique de la Turquie d'Europe et d'Asie contenant la Syrie, une partie de l'Egypte . . .
Brussels, 1840, In attractive original wash colours.. 595x740mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Paper slightly toned. Repair of some, mainly marginal tears along outer center fold.
A detailed map including Turkey, Greece, Black Sea, Holy Land, Georgie, Iran, Iraq, Armenia.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE.,  Carte de la Mer Noire. (5e Feuille). Du Cap Zefiros au Cap Kerempeh. . ., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE. - Carte de la Mer Noire. (5e Feuille). Du Cap Zefiros au Cap Kerempeh. . .
Paris, 1860, Uncoloured.. 620x910mm. Cut till outer scale border. In good condition.
Very detailed chart of the Turkish part of the Black Sea including the towns of Sinop, Samsun, etc. Showing soundings in meters, lighthouses are marked with yellow and red ink.
According to the title the chart was prepared by Chr. Ploix after Russian sources.
Engr...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 110
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE.,  Carte de la Mer Noire. (1e Feuille). Du Bosphore à Mangalia et du Bosphore au Cap Kerempeh., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE. - Carte de la Mer Noire. (1e Feuille). Du Bosphore à Mangalia et du Bosphore au Cap Kerempeh.
Paris, 1860, updated for 1870, Uncoloured.. 620x900mm. Cut till outer scale border. In good condition.
Very detailed chart of the Turkish part of the Black Sea including the towns of Constantinople (Istanbul) , Bourgas. Showing soundings in meters, lighthouses are marked with yellow and red ink. Each lighthouse has it's visible radius printed in red ink.
According to the...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Tartarie / Siberia
ORTELIUS, A.,  Tartariae sive magni Chami regni typus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Tartariae sive magni Chami regni typus.
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 350x470mm. French text on the verso. Wide margins and a strong and dark impression. In fine condition.
Much of the information shown on this map relates to the travels of Marco Polo between 1275 and 1291 with later information gained from the Portuguese Jesuit missionaries of the 1540s in Japan. Kagoshima, where St.Francis Xavier landed in 1549, is indicated on one of the Japanese islands. Japan itse... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 1,000)

Bid received
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G / HONDIUS, J., Tartaria., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G / HONDIUS, J. - Tartaria.
Amsterdam, 1630, In original colours.. 340x495mm. Paper is limp and slightly age-toned, as usual, repairs to centerfold, some marks and slight damage to map surface. Right margin slim. Old Hanging clips still attached to upper corners.
Good dark, strong impression, French text on verso.
Published in Hondius' editions of the Mercator Atlas from 1606 onwards, showing China, Korea and the northern Pacific coast of America showing the two continents separated by the Straits of Anian. Very fine and decorative engraving.
Strap-work title cartouche, mileage scale. Figures of a...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 400)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W., Tartaria sive Magni Chami Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Tartaria sive Magni Chami Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1638, Uncoloured.. 382x502mm. Marginal imperfections, some age toning, brownings, else good.
A very detailed, large, early decorative map of Tartary and of the Northern part of China. Also the Northern tip of Korea is included.
The Chinese Great Wall is depicted. The map extends to central Asia, from Mongolia and Xanadu, to the Caspian lake, and the Volga River, and to Tibet and the U...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 175
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLAEU, W., Tartaria sive Magni Chami Imperium., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Tartaria sive Magni Chami Imperium.
Amsterdam, 1645, In original colours.. 375x495mm. A good dark impression, wide margins. Some browning to map extremities, numerous small nicks and tears to margins etc, some 'chipping' to margins. Latin text on verso.
A detailed and decorative map of Tartary and the northern part of China. The very northern tip of Korea included.
The Chinese Great Wall is depicted, with Central Asia, extending from Mongolia and Xanadu, to the Caspian and the Volga River, and to Tibet and the Upper Ganges River.
The des...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
JANSSONIUS VAN WAESBERGHE, J.,  Impery sino Tartarici Supremus Monarcha., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS VAN WAESBERGHE, J. - Impery sino Tartarici Supremus Monarcha.
Amsterdam, 1668, Uncoloured.. 258x173mm. Good and dark impression. Margins cut short.
Decorative costume plate showing Kam Hi son of the Shunzhi Emperor of China [1638 - 1661?], the second emperor of the Manchu Qing dynasty, who apparently supported the foundation of Jesuit churches in his kingdom.
From "Toonneel van China" (China Monumentis Illustrata), by Athanasius Kircherus...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Bid received
$ 160
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DU VAL, P.,  Grande Tartarie vers l'orient où sont le Turquestan, la Tartarie septentrionale, et la Tartarie du Kin. . ., antique map, old maps DU VAL, P. - Grande Tartarie vers l'orient où sont le Turquestan, la Tartarie septentrionale, et la Tartarie du Kin. . .
Paris, 1677, In original o/l colours.. 400x512mm. Good condition and dark impression.
Early edition of this rare map of Tartary which incorporates Turkestan (including East Turkestan), Greater Mongolia, Giacathai.
The Great Wall is shown in the lower center. Dated 1684.
The map is actually part of his 4-sheet map "L'Asie où sont exactement decrites toutes les costes de la m...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE WIT, F., Tabula Tartariae et majoris partis regni Chinae., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F. - Tabula Tartariae et majoris partis regni Chinae.
Amsterdam, 1680, Coloured.. 435x555mm. Paper is badly browned / stained in places, small split to lower centerfold, however, with a good dark impression and adequate margins.
Stretching from the Caspian Sea in the west to Formosa in the south-east. Including the peninsula of Korea, Japan, Taiwan and the east coast of Yedso.
Decorated with finely engraved mountains and trees.
Decorative title cartouche held by cherubs on the upper right corner.
Russia i...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MOORE, J. , Tartaria., antique map, old maps MOORE, J. - Tartaria.
London, 1681, Uncoloured.. 100x125mm. Very narrow top margin, otherwise fine.
This extremely rare map appeared in A New Systeme of the Mathematicks by the English mathematician, surveyor, ordinance officer, and patron of astronomy, Sir Jonas Moore. While he served as mathematics tutor to the Duke of York, brother of the future King Charles II, Moore is not particularly famous... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 600 - 720)

Starting bid
$ 485
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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