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Tartarie / Siberia
BERTELLI, P.,  Tartarus gentili more Armatus., antique map, old maps BERTELLI, P. - Tartarus gentili more Armatus.
Padua, 1589, Uncoloured.. 112x84mm. 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)
Estimate
($ 50 - 60)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A.,  Tartariae sive Magni Chami Imperium., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Tartariae sive Magni Chami Imperium.
Antwerp, c. 1590, In attractive strong original colours.. 382x500mm. Paper very slightly age-toned. Dark impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light offsetting due to oxidation of ink and colours. With French text on verso.
This is a very early depiction of the northern Pacific, with the first mapping of Northwest Coast of America and probably the first map to name California 'C. Califormio' and showing the name 'Sierra nevada' along the west coast.
Its main feature is the STRETTO DI ANIAN. This increased the pu...
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Estimate
($ 1,500 - 1,750)

Starting bid
$ 1,000
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BERTIUS, P.,  Tartaria., antique map, old maps BERTIUS, P. - Tartaria.
Amsterdam, J.Hondius, 1618, Coloured.. 93x134mm. Dark impression. Some light water staining in lower margin, just entering the engraved area.
An original early 17th century copper engraved miniature antique map of Tartary, China and part of America by Petrus Bertius.
The title is displayed in a strap work cartouche.
From "Tabularum geographicarum contractarum"....
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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
PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre.,  Tartarie. (20)., antique map, old maps PICART, Nicolas / DUVAL, Pierre. - Tartarie. (20).
Paris, Antoine de Fer, 1657 but 1661 or 1662, In original o/l colours.. 123x175mm. Paper slightly age toned and water stained. Two tiny wormholes in upper part.
Scarce map of Tartary published by Antoine de Fer in 1661 or 1662 in "Cartes de géographie revues et augmentées".
With number 20 in lower right bottom of the map.

The series of maps is largely derived from those of Jean Boisseau's "Trésor des cartes", 1643, itself taken from Johanne...
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Estimate
($ 50 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BLOME, Richard, A General Mapp of the Kingdoms of Tartaria. Designed by Monsieur Sanson, , antique map, old maps BLOME, Richard - A General Mapp of the Kingdoms of Tartaria. Designed by Monsieur Sanson,
London, 1680, Coloured.. 255x390mm. Very good condition.
A rare map of Tartary, engraved by Thomas Burnford after the map by Nicolas Sanson and published in Richard Blome's 'Geographical Description of the Four Parts of the World'.
It shows from the Caspian Sea east to the Great Wall of China to the Pacific coast, on this map called The Tartarian Sea....
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Estimate
($ 350 - 450)

Starting bid
$ 240
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CLUVERIUS, P.,  Scythia et Tartaria Asiatica., antique map, old maps CLUVERIUS, P. - Scythia et Tartaria Asiatica.
Leiden, 1697, Uncoloured.. 218x258mm. With two horizontal and vertical folds, as issued. A good, dark impression.
A decorative and interesting eighteenth century map of Tartary and Scythia from an atlas first published in Leiden in 1624. Philipp Clüverius (1580–1623) was virtually the founder of historical geography.
Scythia is the ancient name of sections of Europe and Asia now covering present-day Ukrain...
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Estimate
($ 100 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 65
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN,H.,  Nouvelle Carte de Moscovie où sont representés les differents etats de sa Maiesté Czarienne. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN,H. - Nouvelle Carte de Moscovie où sont representés les differents etats de sa Maiesté Czarienne. . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1732, Uncoloured.. 500x585mm. A good and dark impression. Very fine condition. Folding's as issued.
Map of Russia Tartary and part of China with key tables to the towns. Depicting the different states belonging to the Czar in Asia and Europe, showing the path of one of his ambassadors to Peking. The Great wall of China is shown.

Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraha...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Bid received
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BOWEN, E.,  An exact chart of the countries through wich Capt. Behring travelled from Tobolsky capital of Siberia ti the country of Kamtschatka., antique map, old maps BOWEN, E. - An exact chart of the countries through wich Capt. Behring travelled from Tobolsky capital of Siberia ti the country of Kamtschatka.
London, 1744, Uncoloured.. 180x323mm. Very fine condition. Some light outer marginal light toning. Wide margins, two margin tears (8mm) a dark impression.
The earliest English language map to show Vitus Behring's Route.
After retiring from a tour as Captain in the Czar's Navy, Behring, originally from Denmark, settled in Vyborg with his Finnish wife Anna in 1724. In 1725, Peter the Great invited him to lead the so-called "Great Northern Expeditio...
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Estimate
($ 160 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 110
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J.N.,  Karte von den Armen des Jeniséi in den Gegenden von Mangaséa Aus dem Gmélin., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Karte von den Armen des Jeniséi in den Gegenden von Mangaséa Aus dem Gmélin.
Leipzig, Arkstee & Merkus, 1746, Coloured.. 209x152mm. In mint condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Attractive and detailed map of Jenisëi River with the town of Mangasea in Siberia. The composition is nicely balanced with a large title and scale cartouche.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
KITCHIN, Thomas.,  The Empire of Hya (including grear part of Tangul)…, antique map, old maps KITCHIN, Thomas. - The Empire of Hya (including grear part of Tangul)…
London, 1745-1747, Coloured.. 160x228mm. In very good condition.
Uncommon map of the Gobi Desert.
Engraved by Thomas Kitchin - with his signature in lower bottom.
From Astley, Thomas, "A New General Collections of Voyages and Travels". Nicely coloured....
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Estimate
($ 75 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
COVENS, J. /  MORTIER, C.,  No title (Carte générale de l'empire de Russie)., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - No title (Carte générale de l'empire de Russie).
Amsterdam, ca.1748, In original colours.. 495x490mm. Near to mint condition.
The right hand sheet of a map of the Empire of Peter the Great.
This important map is based on maps from the Bering expedition and on De L'Isle's Akademiia nauk Atlas of 1745.
The Amsterdam publishing firm of Covens and Mortier (1721 - c. 1862) was the successor to the extensive publishing...
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Estimate
($ 960 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
TIRION, I.,  Nieuwe kaart van Tartarie., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - Nieuwe kaart van Tartarie.
Amsterdam, 1750, Original colours.. 280x343mm. Some very minor age toning of paper. Wide margins.
A map of Tartary, Korea and part of Japan. The map is most notable for the confusion between Kamchatka and Iesso. Hokkaido labelled Compagnie Land
Reflecting the recent discoveries in Kamchatka by Witsen with the icy cape Kaap Suetoinos, which was believed to render it impossible to sail...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G.,  Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie en Asie.. et les Confins de la Tatarie Chinoise. . ., antique map, old maps ROBERT DE VAUGONDY, G. - Partie Orientale de l'Empire de Russie en Asie.. et les Confins de la Tatarie Chinoise. . .
Paris, 1750, In original o/l colours.. 465x585mm. Generally in good condition. Some water staining in outer margins.
Large map with mostly topographical detail of mountains, deserts, rivers and forests. Covers the region from Tomsk eastward and includes Sakhal from his "Atlas Universel".
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy (1688–1766), also known as Le Sieur or Monsieur Robert, and his son, Didier Robert de Vaugondy (c...
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Estimate
($ 80 - 120)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
D'ANVILLE.,  Troisième partie de la carte d'Asie, contenant la Sibérie, et quelques autres parties de la Tartarie. . ., antique map, old maps D'ANVILLE. - Troisième partie de la carte d'Asie, contenant la Sibérie, et quelques autres parties de la Tartarie. . .
Paris, 1754, In original o/l colours.. 513x1064mm. Set of two maps joined maps, in very good condition.
Engraved map of Tartary on two sheets, with country boundaries in out line colour. Includes geographic notes and ornamental cartouche by "H. Gravelot, invenit., DeLafosse sculpsit."
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697-1782) engraved his first map at the age of fifteen and produced many ma...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE VAUGONDY, R,  Siberie ou Russie Asiatique, Tartarie Chinoise, pays des Eluts et Isles du Japon., antique map, old maps DE VAUGONDY, R - Siberie ou Russie Asiatique, Tartarie Chinoise, pays des Eluts et Isles du Japon.
Paris, c 1762, In original o/l colours.. 243x310mm. Lightly toned and with minor water staining, small nicks and some tiny tears to borders. A brown spot to upper right margin, else good.
A detailed map of Siberia and Chinese Tartary. Map includes Corea and Japan to the east. 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 century.

In 175...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
KITCHIN, Thomas.,  The Russian Empire, from the Best Authorities, by Thos. Kitchin, Geographer., antique map, old maps KITCHIN, Thomas. - The Russian Empire, from the Best Authorities, by Thos. Kitchin, Geographer.
London, c. 1773, Coloured.. 182x275mm. Copper engraved map, in good condition.
Showing the Asian part of Russia, with interesting note to a coast line north of Siberia "Land seen in 1723", likely referring to Vitus Bering (1681–1741), who was a Russian Navy captain-commander.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE LA TOUR, L., Carte de la Tartarie Independante. . ., antique map, old maps DE LA TOUR, L. - Carte de la Tartarie Independante. . .
Paris, 1780, Uncolored. 245x345mm. In fine condition with light age toning.
An interesting detailed map of the region stretching from Khorasan to Grand Tibet and north to Siberia. By Brion de la Tour in Paris in 1780. From Historie Universale.
Louis Brion de la Tour (1756-1823) was the Cartographer Royal to the King of France, his official title being "Ingenieur...
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Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BELLIN, J., Carte de la Tartarie Orientale Manchuria China., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Carte de la Tartarie Orientale Manchuria China.
Paris, 1785, Coloured.. 210x310mm. In fine condition with multi folds that are now flattened out.
A fine copperplate map of Manchuria China and parts of Siberia Russia by the cartographer Bellin in Paris in 1785. It is from the Italian edition.
It features a decorative cartouche. Published in Antonine de Prevost’s D’Esile’s Hiatoire Generale des Voyages.
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (...
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Estimate
($ 110 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
KRUSENSTERN, A.J.,  Ansicht der Küste von Kamtschatka vom Cap Poworotnoy Nordlich hinauf - Ansicht der Einfahrt in die Awatscha Bay, in einer entfernung von 4 meilen., antique map, old maps KRUSENSTERN, A.J. - Ansicht der Küste von Kamtschatka vom Cap Poworotnoy Nordlich hinauf - Ansicht der Einfahrt in die Awatscha Bay, in einer entfernung von 4 meilen.
St.Petersburg, 1824, Uncoloured.. 385x540mm. Good margins, paper a little age-toned. Printed on heavy paper.
An original view in imperial folio size, originating from the original first edition (Russian & German) of Krusenstern's atlas to his voyage around the world: Atlas k puteshestviuu vokrug sveta kapitana Kruzenshtema. The view is plate 3 from the atlas and has the following captions: Ansicht der Küst... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VIVIEN DE ST MARTIN, L.,  Carte Generale de la Russie d'Asie ou Siberie. Par L. Vivien, Geographe . . ., antique map, old maps VIVIEN DE ST MARTIN, L. - Carte Generale de la Russie d'Asie ou Siberie. Par L. Vivien, Geographe . . .
Paris, Ménard et Desenne, 1825, In original o/l colours.. 360x580mm. Paper with light overall water staining. Dark impression. Two separate maps, when joined 360x580mm.
First edition, with a second edition in 1834 listed by Phillips. The map is well done, slightly smaller than the contemporary Brue and Lapie maps. Showing Asian part of Russia. Engraved by Giraldon Bovinet.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 230)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3