Auction or Gallery status
User login

Forgot your password or username?

Catalogue




  H!BCoR*** Filter:
      
 
Sort each category by Lot number | Maker | Title | Date | Minimum Bid
Click here to view in thumbnail view
Africa
JAILLOT, Alexis-Hubert, L' Afrique / divisee suivant l' estendue de ses principales parties., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, Alexis-Hubert - L' Afrique / divisee suivant l' estendue de ses principales parties.
Amsterdam, 1696, Both original and later colouring.. 546x880mm. Excellent condition.
An attractive large-format map of the African continent, embellished with a large title-cartouche.

Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), French cartographer. He joined the Sanson heirs and redrew Nicolas Sanson's maps on a larger scale. 'Atlas Nouveau' (1674), sea-atlas ' Le Neptune Francois...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 850 - 900)

Starting bid
$ 650
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HONDIUS, J., Africae Nova Tabula., antique map, old maps HONDIUS, J. - Africae Nova Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1619, Uncoloured. 550x700mm. This map is in good condition with a clear image on stable paper - it has been re-margined on both sides, and there is a backing reinforcement over some of the area that results in a slight variation in tone on the front of the map.
Minor margin toning and a couple of small centrefold and margin tears. Please see the images.
FIRST STATE. This is the very rare, and separately issued, first state of the famous Hondius map. It was hugely influential, providing a milestone for later Africa maps by Blaeu, Janson, Bertius, Tavernier etc.
It is estimated that there are only three copies of the America map from this set. ...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 2,750 - 3,500)

Starting bid
$ 2,250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
SEUTTER, M., Africa Iuxta Navigationes et Observationes Recentissimas Aucta Correcta et in Sua Regna et Status Divisa, in Lucem Edita., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Africa Iuxta Navigationes et Observationes Recentissimas Aucta Correcta et in Sua Regna et Status Divisa, in Lucem Edita.
Vienna, 1728, Original hand colouring. 530x590mm. Excellent. Printed on very thick paper with original hand colouring. Some minor stains on upper margins.
A beautifully hand coloured and very detailed map of Africa, with a fine dark impression. The map is typical of the period with the information in southern Africa being largely fictitious and enormous lakes depicted in central Africa.
The Nile is shown originating in the south at lakes Zaire a...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 350 - 425)

Bid received
$ 275
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANDRIVEAU-GOUJON, J.,  Afrique., antique map, old maps ANDRIVEAU-GOUJON, J. - Afrique.
Paris, 1895, In original colours.. 910x985mm. Folding map in 20 parts. In attractive colours. Publisher's label of verso.
Oversized and detailed map of Africa drawn by J. Hansen and engraved by Erbard Freres (Paris), with part of Arabia and Madagascar. Published by E.Andriveau-Goujon. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

Bid received
$ 175
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.,  Africa., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P. - Africa.
Amsterdam, 1606, Uncoloured.. 83x123mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, slight water stain, wide margins, dark impression. Latin text to verso.
A lovely miniature map of the continent of Africa, published by Petrus Bertius, in Amsterdam at the beginning of the seventeenth century.
There is a small strap-work title, and the map depicts sea monsters, islands, rivers, hills, and the larger settlements. This example is from the Tabular...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HOMANN HEIRS., Charte von Africa., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Charte von Africa.
Nuremberg, 1797, In original colours.. 465x522mm. Lightly age toned, centrefold, light soiling and assorted marks etc. Good margins, good condition.
An uncommon late eighteenth-century map of the continent of Africa, prepared by Güssefeld, based on earlier work done by Sayer and Rennel. Gussefeld worked for the Homann Heirs in Brandenbourg in 1773.
As was then common, the vast interior is largely unexplored, however, the known lands of No...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A., Presbiteri Iohannis Sive Abissinorum Imperii Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Presbiteri Iohannis Sive Abissinorum Imperii Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1574, In original colours.. 370x435mm. Paper slightly age toned. Strong impression and wide margins.
Despite the title this map extends far beyond Prester John's supposed kingdom. It covers Africa from the fabled mountains of the moon in the center of the continent north to the Mediterranean. Only the Northwest of Africa is excluded. The interior, though largely imaginary, is filled with cities, la... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,200)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LEVASSEUR, V.,  Afrique., antique map, old maps LEVASSEUR, V. - Afrique.
Paris, 1850, In original o/l colours.. 310x435mm. Paper slightly age-toned. A good impression.
A decorative 19th century map of the continent coloured to show the colonial possessions and major tribal kingdoms. The interior is mostly void of detail. The map is surrounded by hand coloured, steel-engraved scenes including the pyramids, wild animals, natives, the French army in Algeria and vigne... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description des cases ou habitations des negres, de celles du Roi d'Issiny . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description des cases ou habitations des negres, de celles du Roi d'Issiny . . .
Amsterdam, ca. 1728, Uncoloured.. 370x433mm. Repair of a small spilt in lower part center fold, 3cm into engraved area. A good and dark impression.
Four engravings on one sheet showing native live in Africa, including warriors, a leopard, the manner of gathering food from palm trees and the interior of a typical native hut, with French text, from Chatelain's monumental 7 volume Atlas Historique.

Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A., Presbiteri Iohannis Sive Abissinorum Imperii Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Presbiteri Iohannis Sive Abissinorum Imperii Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1574, Coloured.. 370x435mm. In attractive older colours. Strong impression and wide margins. Some browning and foxing and wrinkling in margins and on verso. Superficial stain in right margin not affecting image. From a Latin text edition.
Exquisite map of the land of PRESTER JOHN. A legendary King of the East who was supposed to help the Crusaders in their fight to reconquer the Holy Land and Jerusalem. It covers Africa from the fabled mountains of the moon in the center of the continent north to the Mediterranean. Only the Northwest... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 900 - 1,300)

Bid received
$ 750
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J., Nova Africae Tabula., antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J. - Nova Africae Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 373x501mm. Excellent condition. Heightened in gold. Strong print, heavy paper, neat image, wide margins Some browning/foxing in margins and on verso.
A splendid map of the African continent, heightened in Gold. Added by Hondius when he took over publication of Mercator's Atlas. Although it is based on Mercator's map, Hondius improved the outline of Madagascar, and named Cape False and Saldanha Bay.
Richly ornamented map of the continent. De...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Bid received
$ 990
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
North Africa
JOLLAIN, G., Barbarie., antique map, old maps JOLLAIN, G. - Barbarie.
Paris, 1667, Uncoloured. 145x180mm. In very fine condition on watermarked paper.
Rare map of the Barbary Coast of Africa, published by Jollain in 1667. Published in "Trésor Des Cartes Geographiques Des Principaux Estats de Lunivers".
This atlas is based upon Boisseau's atlas from 1643, the first world atlas published in France which was based on Atlas Minor, 1628. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JANSSONIUS, J., Africae Propriae Tabula. . ., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Africae Propriae Tabula. . .
Amsterdam, 1657, Coloured.. 375x525mm. In fine condition with centerfold as issued.
A fine example of Jansson's map of Sicily and North Africa. Decorative map showing the North African coast (Tunisia), Malta and its neighbouring islands, and a part of Sicily. Decorative title cartouche and text box.
Jan Janssonius (1588-1664) was a renowned geographer and publisher of the se...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

This item has no reserve price.
Bid received
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ZATTA, A., Le Coste di Barbaria. . ., antique map, old maps ZATTA, A. - Le Coste di Barbaria. . .
Venice, 1784, In original colours.. 302x401mm. Light water stains to lower corners, else in very nice condition. With a centrefold. Wide margins, dark impression.
An delightfully engraved map of the North African Barbary Coast, embellished with an coloured pictorial title cartouche, published in Venice by Antonio Zatta towards the end of the eighteenth century.
Also shown are Portugal, central and southern Spain, Corsica and Sardinia, southern Italy and...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RIZZI ZANONI, G.A.B., Carte des Côtes de Barbarie ou les Royaumes de Maroc.. Circonvoisins…, antique map, old maps RIZZI ZANONI, G.A.B. - Carte des Côtes de Barbarie ou les Royaumes de Maroc.. Circonvoisins…
Paris, Lattré, 1783, In original colours.. 307x446mm. Paper very slightly age toned. Browned paper along the centerfold.
Attractive map of North Africa, ornated with a decorative title cartouche. Boundaries outlined in hand colour.
From the "Atlas moderne ou collection de cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre…"

Rigobert Bonne (1727-1795 ) was one of the most important cartographers of the la...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 40 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
CARTER, Captain J.M., The Victoria Battery,Gibraltar, antique map, old maps CARTER, Captain J.M. - The Victoria Battery,Gibraltar
London, 1846, In original colours.. 301x398mm. Litho print in good condition, laid onto a larger contemporary piece of thick card.
Plate number 4 of the "Victoria Battery" on Gibraltar, from the scarce colour-plate book by J.M. Carter "Select Views of the Rock & Fortress of Gibraltar." A nice coloured lithograph, heightened with gum-arabic. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 165 - 190)

Starting bid
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Ortelius, A., AFRICAE / PROPRIAE / TABULA / In qua, / Punica regna vides. / Tyrios, et Agenoris / urbem. / 1590., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - AFRICAE / PROPRIAE / TABULA / In qua, / Punica regna vides. / Tyrios, et Agenoris / urbem. / 1590.
Antwerp, Robert Bruneau, 1609, attractive later colouring. 335x487mm. two thin spots, otherwise good
Abraham Ortelius(1527-98), Dutch cartographer and publisher of the first modern atlas, ' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum' in 1570. Editions till 1612. Also an atlas of ancient cartography, the ' Parergon' and a pocket atlas, the ' Epitome'. A very decorative map.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 450 - 475)

Starting bid
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Sanson, N.,  T Gedeelte van Barbaryen waar in leggen de Ryken van Tunis en Tripoli., antique map, old maps Sanson, N. - T Gedeelte van Barbaryen waar in leggen de Ryken van Tunis en Tripoli.
Amsterdam, F. Halma, 1705, attractive later colouring. 185x80mm. excellent condition.
Nicolas Sanson (1600-67), ' father of the French cartography' and founder of the Sanson firm. Atlas ' Cartes générales de toutes les parties du Monde', 1658-70 and a pocket atlas in 4 parts ( 1656-1705). A map of Tunis and Libya from the Dutch edition of N. Sanson's pocket atlas.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 85
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VAUGONDY,  G.,, Nubie, Abissinie et Cote D'Ajan., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, G., - Nubie, Abissinie et Cote D'Ajan.
Paris, 1748, Original Outline Coloring Enhanced in Borders. 170x185mm. In very fine condition on hand made paper.
A fine map of Abyssinia, Sudan and the Red Sea covering Arabia, Egypt south to Mogadishu. It was published in the 1748 edition of the de Vaugondy's "ATLAS PORTRATIF UNIVERSEL ET MILITAIRE".
Gilles (1688-1766), Didier (ca. 1723-1786) and Robert de Vaugondy were all map publishers, engravers, an...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 185)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Egypt
DE LA ROCHETTE, L. / FADEN, W., Lower Egypt and the Adjacent Deserts, with a part of Palestine; to which has been added the Nomenclature of the Roman age, antique map, old maps DE LA ROCHETTE, L. / FADEN, W. - Lower Egypt and the Adjacent Deserts, with a part of Palestine; to which has been added the Nomenclature of the Roman age
London, 1802, In original colours.. 540x740mm. Fine condition, with repaired lower centrefold separation that extends approximately two inches into the engraved image.
A pleasing map featuring the site of Napoleon’s campaign in Egypt, Palestine, and Syria, (1798-1801).
Detail is given to the network of roads, rivers, and canals criss-crossing the delta. The entire delta is displayed, in addition to nearby Fayoum, and the northern tip of the Gulf of Suez. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 180 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C., The Work of Two of History’s Greatest Geographers. Nile River Delta/ Egypt. Appendix. III. Tabulae Afr:  , antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C. - The Work of Two of History’s Greatest Geographers. Nile River Delta/ Egypt. Appendix. III. Tabulae Afr:
Cologne, 1584, Coloured.. 247x368mm. In excellent condition. Blank verso.
A very attractive example of the second issue from Mercator’s definitive edition of Ptolemy’s geography. While this map was a “new” map by Mercator that was not part of the original Ptolemaic canon, it is in fact a detail of the Nile Region from the 'Africae III' map of Ptolemy.
The map shows...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
THOMSON, J., Egypt & Abyssinia., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Egypt & Abyssinia.
Edinbourgh, 1817, In original colours.. 500x595mm. In very fine condition with centrefold as issued.
A fine map of Egypt and Abyssinia by Thomson. It includes two maps on a single sheet, namely, Egypt and Abyssinia.
The map of Egypt covers the area from the Nile Delta southward, following the Nile River as far as Esna. It names numerous settlements and villages along the course of the river, i...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 225 - 275)

Starting bid
$ 140
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Mosaïques Murales., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Mosaïques Murales.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ZANGAKI BROTHERS AND OTHERS ?, Tourist album with 85 albumen prints of Egypte, Ssudan, etc., antique map, old maps ZANGAKI BROTHERS AND OTHERS ? - Tourist album with 85 albumen prints of Egypte, Ssudan, etc.
Egypte ?, 1880-1890, Coloured.. 320x450mm. Oblong folio (268 x 335mm.), 85 albumen prints, nearly all titled and signed in the negative 'Zangaki' (225 x 278mm), mounted recto and verso on thick card, contemporary thick wooden boards, fading to images, some images with hand colour. Photographes generally faded.
The Zangaki brothers were two Greek photographers, active between 1870s-1890s, who worked in Egypt, producing prints for the tourist trade. They produced some of the finest images of late Victorian Egypt, yet so little is known about them. They were probably Greek Cypriots, although it has been sugg... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
WALCH, J., Karte von Egypten Verfast von Herrn Robert Vaugody…, antique map, old maps WALCH, J. - Karte von Egypten Verfast von Herrn Robert Vaugody…
Augsburg, 1816, In original o/l colours.. 490x540mm. In good condition. Some discolouration in right hand part.
Nice map of Egypt and the Nile Valley with part of the Arabia peninsula published by Johannes Walch. In the upper right corner, a circular maritime view of the harbour of Alexandria, Egypt. with a Roman column from Pompeii and the Egyptian obelisks of Cleopatra and Matareen.
Johann Walch (1757...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description de la Ville d'Alexandrie et des Antiquites Remarquables qu'on y voit., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description de la Ville d'Alexandrie et des Antiquites Remarquables qu'on y voit.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 360x480mm. Repair of split lower part center fold and a marginal split to the left. Very good impression.
Panoramic view of the ancient Egyptian port city of Alexandria accompanied by insets of "Palais de Cleopatre" (the ruins of Cleopatra's palace), Obelisque d'Alexandrie (the Obelisk of Alexandria) and "Construction interieure des tours" (the interior construction of the towers).

From Chat...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 95)

Starting bid
$ 25
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHATELAIN, H.,  Habillemens Des Arabes & Des Juifs qui sont au Caire avec une partie de leurs divertissements & quelques restes de L'Ancien Idolatrie des peuples D'Egipte., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Habillemens Des Arabes & Des Juifs qui sont au Caire avec une partie de leurs divertissements & quelques restes de L'Ancien Idolatrie des peuples D'Egipte.
Amsterdam, 1728, Uncoloured.. 370x433mm. Repair of a small spilt in lower part center fold, and some paper thinning. A good and dark impression.
Decorative set of images the costumes of the Arab and Jewish inhabitants of Cairo, with French 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, Londo...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 95)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Description des piramides d'Egypte tant au départ qu'au dehors . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Description des piramides d'Egypte tant au départ qu'au dehors . . .
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 368x428mm. Very good impression.
Engraved text page with 5 views of the pyramids and an image of the Sphinx. 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), the Hague (...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 45
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Faïences murales du tékyeh des derwiches., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Faïences murales du tékyeh des derwiches.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 553x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Faïences émaillées à double jeu, antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Faïences émaillées à double jeu
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 555x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 75 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Etoffe conservée au musée d'Utrecht., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Etoffe conservée au musée d'Utrecht.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 555x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Application de découpures en papier., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Application de découpures en papier.
Paris, 1877, In original printed colours.. 555x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Vase en Bronze damasquiné orné de martichores., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Vase en Bronze damasquiné orné de martichores.
Paris, 1877, In original printed colours.. 555x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Reliure a recouvrement., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Reliure a recouvrement.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 400x560mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Lambris du tombeau de Barsabay. Détails des mosaïques., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Lambris du tombeau de Barsabay. Détails des mosaïques.
Paris, 1877, In original printed colours.. 555x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Ornementation d'un Qorân mauresque., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Ornementation d'un Qorân mauresque.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 405x570mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Mosaïques murales., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Mosaïques murales.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 560x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Ornementation d'un Qorân mauresque. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Ornementation d'un Qorân mauresque. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Arabesques. - Miroirs a main en métail. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Arabesques. - Miroirs a main en métail. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mobilier de soultan Mohammed Ben Qalaoûn coffret et plat damasquinés. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mobilier de soultan Mohammed Ben Qalaoûn coffret et plat damasquinés. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, mesuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mosquée d'el-Bordeyny. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mosquée d'el-Bordeyny. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, mesuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mosquée cathédrale de qous Détails du Mimbar. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mosquée cathédrale de qous Détails du Mimbar. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mosquée de Qaytbay., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mosquée de Qaytbay.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, mesuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His inter... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Spécimens de plafonds., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Spécimens de plafonds.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, mesuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His inter... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Tombeau du soultan qansou el-Ghoury., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Tombeau du soultan qansou el-Ghoury.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Ecritoire du soultan Bahrite Schâban. . ., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Ecritoire du soultan Bahrite Schâban. . .
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Parallèle de Dômes., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Parallèle de Dômes.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds. Printed on thick paper, measuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire…". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century Egyptologist. His interests were not, however, limited to Egypto... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 70 - 90)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE,  Red Sea - Suez Bay.., antique map, old maps HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE - Red Sea - Suez Bay..
London 1857, updated to 1864, Uncoloured.. 633x486mm. Right margin cut close to the neat line. Minor marginal light brown spot in the lower border. Good condition.
Nice chart focused on the Suez Bay. Indicating Suez, villages, buildings, banks and soundings in feet.
Relief shown by hachures. 2 compass roses.
Published in 1857. Engraved by J. & C.Walker. The survey was made in 1856 by Commr. A.L. Manse...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 300 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Morocco
JOLLAIN, G., Le Royaume de Fez., antique map, old maps JOLLAIN, G. - Le Royaume de Fez.
Paris, 1667, Uncoloured.. 130x185mm. In very fine condition on watermarked paper.
Rare map of a part of Morocco published by Jollain in 1667. Published in "Trésor Des Cartes Geographiques Des Principaux Estats de Lunivers".
This atlas is based upon Boisseau's atlas from 1643, the first world atlas published in France which was based on Atlas Minor, 1628.
Jollai...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C.  , The Work of Two of History’s Greatest Geographers. Morocco/ Algeria/ Tunisia/ Spain.  Afr: I Tab:  , antique map, old maps MERCATOR, G./ PTOLEMY, C. - The Work of Two of History’s Greatest Geographers. Morocco/ Algeria/ Tunisia/ Spain. Afr: I Tab:
Cologne, 1584, Coloured.. 318x457mm. Reinforced bottom of centrefold, else in excellent condition.
A very attractive example of an early edition, the second, from Mercator’s definitive edition of Ptolemy’s geography. The map shows the area as it was known in the Roman Imperial period. It was based on geographical data and mapmaking instructions left by the Alexandrian, Claudius Ptolemy (fl. A.D. ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 125 - 150)

Bid received
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Total items: 85Pages:Total pages: 2 (50 items per page shown)