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GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T.,  [The Portuguese settlement in Brazil, at the Island of St. Vincent]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY, T. - [The Portuguese settlement in Brazil, at the Island of St. Vincent].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x190mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper slightly browned, as usual. Size of sheet : 345 x 215 mm. German text on verso.
Panoramic view of the Portuguese settlement in Brazil, at the Island of St. Vincent. Scarce print (150x177mm.) on a German text sheet taken from a first edition of Johann Ludwig Gottfried's "Newe Welt Vnd Americanische Historien/ Jnhaltende Warhafftige vnd volkommene Beschreibungen Aller West-Indian... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Dutch fleet reaches Rio de Janeiro.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Dutch fleet reaches Rio de Janeiro.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Good margins. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
In 1599, the Dutch fleet, under the command of Oliver van Noort, reached an island in the natural harbour of Rio de Janeiro. On this island there was a town, as marked (C) and nearby a fortress (D), both of which had been built by the Portuguese. After their long voyage, they desperately needed fres... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [A Typical Tupi Feast.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [A Typical Tupi Feast.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, with some brown marks and stain. Some old white tape along bottom margin, lower right corner missing, no loss of map.
Good margins. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
Once a year they Indians from all the surrounding villages would get together for a feast. With decorative head-dresses, cloaks and belts of coloured feathers, three or four men would rattle their maracas, which they believed were the spirits talking to them.
They also smoked long tubes with a...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Rituals for those that were dying.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Rituals for those that were dying.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, repair to large tear across print, also lower right corner missing with tiny loss of map.
Good margins. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
When one of the villagers was dying, the others would not feed or care for him but sing and danced as usual. Once he was dead though, the women would start lamenting by howling like dogs or wolves. They held each other by the arms for support and continued their howling until the corpse was carried ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Staden forecasts an Indian attack.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Staden forecasts an Indian attack.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. Good margins. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm.
German text and on verso. Small piece of white tape top right corner.
Staden told the Indian chief that he could tell the future and, who lived in the nearby village of ‘Arirab’ (probably Cairussú). He predicted an attack from rival Indians and, sure enough, some time later the Tupinikin Indians did attack. Staden asked for, and was given a bow with arrows to defend t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The ritual of the killing.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The ritual of the killing.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 162x192mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual. With good margins.
Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm. German text and on verso.
On the day of the killing, the rope is untied from the prisoner’s neck, then put round his body and pulled tightly from both ends. A fire burns in front of the prisoner, while the chief ceremoniously passes the ‘killing-stick’ between the legs of the prisoner.
He is then allowed to confront th...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 127x165mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper toned as usual, some staining to margins and plate. Size of sheet : 345 x 212 mm.
German text and on verso.
Many of the Dutch were in poor health after their Atlantic crossing and when they found an island to the north of Rio de Janeiro, called Santa Clara, (I. do Francez) they remained there for two weeks convalescing. During this time they ate fish and fresh fruit but two of them died and they had to pe... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the Tupi Indians roasted their meat.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the Tupi Indians roasted their meat.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 165x200mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Small hole to page number, soil marks etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
The Indians set up a grill, consisting of four posts set in the ground. They were as thick as a man’s arm and had a fork at the top, across which sticks were laid to form a platform. The meat was then placed on this platform and a slow-burning fire lit underneath.
It was not salted but left to...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [How the women tease their captives.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [How the women tease their captives.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 158x195mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned as usual. Some two small white tape repairs to lower margin, stains and soling to margins etc.
Size of sheet : 345 x 220 mm. German text.
The Indian women led their captive, Staden, into the middle of the hamlet. Then they decorated his head with feathers and his legs with rattles.
After forming a circle round him and began singing, they forced him to dance to their rhythms. When they became tired of this game, they tied his leg...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [A prisoner of the Indians of Tupinamba, covered in feathers . . .], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [A prisoner of the Indians of Tupinamba, covered in feathers . . .]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. One repaired tear to margin, lower right margin missing. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
A graphic scene of fighting and extreme violence. One man is seen covered in feathers, before being sacrificed and killed before the Brazilian tribe of Tupinamba.

In 1631 Johann Ludwig Gottfried, inherited the Theodor De Bry’s publishing firm, among the illustrated accounts of the expedi...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Novus Brasiliae Typus., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Novus Brasiliae Typus.
Amsterdam, 1635, In original colours.. 376x487mm. Paper washed, colours freshed-up. Split in lower part center fold [2 cm into the engraved area] and slightly pierced in the lower margin, expertly repaired. A good and dark impression.
A decorative map with a title cartouche of two natives: in the interior is an inset of Baya de todos os Sanctos (Salvador), indigenous wild life and cannibal scenes. Originally engraved by Hondius, this is one of the plates purchased by Blaeu in 1629 to augment his own stock. North to the right.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,505  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, W.,  Novus Brasiliae Typus., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Novus Brasiliae Typus.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 376x487mm. Very good near to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
A decorative map with a title cartouche of two natives: in the interior is an inset of Baya de todos os Sanctos (Salvador), indigenous wild life and cannibal scenes. Originally engraved by Hondius, this is one of the plates purchased by Blaeu in 1629 to augment his own stock. North to the right.
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$ 1,900
Approx. Euro 1,634  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, J.,  Brasilia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Brasilia.
Amsterdam, 1647, In original colours.. 385x493mm. Slight marginal discolouration but in general very fine. Wide margins. Latin text on verso.
Striking old colour example of Blaeu's second map of Brazil prepared by Krystof Arciszewski, a Polish general who worked for the Dutch West Indian Company. The map perpetuates various myths including the Parime Lago , although it is generally more accurate than its predecessors.
Orienta...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, J.,  Brasilia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Brasilia.
Amsterdam, 1658, In attractive original colours.. 385x493mm. Printed on heavy paper. Light marginal water staining, slightly affecting the engraved area. Dutch text on verso. Wide margins, good impression.
A mint example of this map by Krystof Arciszewski, a Polish general who worked for the Dutch West Indian Company. The map perpetuates various myths including the Parime Lago , although it is generally more accurate than its predecessors. Orientated with west to the top. Including the mouth of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BLAEU, J.,  Sinus Omnium Sanctoru. Bahia de Todos os Sanctos., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Sinus Omnium Sanctoru. Bahia de Todos os Sanctos.
Amsterdam, 1664, Coloured.. 384x503mm. Wide margins, very good.
RARE. First Atlas Major issue: originally issued by Blaeu in Casper van Baarle's 'Rerum per Octennium in Brasilia' (1647) dedicated to the former Governor of the Dutch colony, Graaf Johannes Maurits van Nassau-Siegen.
Shows the area of Bahia de Todos Sanctos in north-east Brazil with an inset ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Accuratissima Brasiliae Tabula., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Accuratissima Brasiliae Tabula.
Amsterdam, 1667, In original colours.. 375x486mm. Good impression. Wide margins. Some very light usual age toning of paper. In general very good condition.
A decorative map of Brazil with a title cartouche of two natives: the interior features scenes of native life, among napping in a hammock, warfare, cannibalism and indigenous wild life.
In top is an inset of Baya de Todos os Sanctos (Salvador), and a view of the port of Pernambuco....
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
OGILBY, J.,  Serinhaim., antique map, old maps OGILBY, J. - Serinhaim.
London, 1671, Uncoloured.. 268x337mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of marginal splits in lower part, one of them 8 mm into the engraved area, underlaid with white tape. Good condition.
Fine view of a fort in Serinhaim, Brazil, with numbered key at the base. A procession of Portuguese or Dutch soldiers advance along the road carrying a litter. To the left of the image there is a simple church with a group of missionaries standing outside. The title is enclosed in large ribbon banne... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 3
MONTANUS, A.,  Brasila., antique map, old maps MONTANUS, A. - Brasila.
Amsterdam, 1673, Uncoloured.. 289x358mm. Lower, left and right margin cut till neat line. Some age-toning and staining of paper. Repair of split lower part center fold 3cm. Into engraved area. Dark imprint.
Map of Brazil extending from C. Nasou and Parime Lago to the Mouth of the Rio de la Plata. Oriented with West on top.
The cartography of the region is quite primitive. The early mythical cartography of the Amazon shows the source of the Amazon and the Rio de la Plata as a series of lakes called...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MALLET, A.M.,  Bresil., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Bresil.
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 145x102mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Minor shine through of the French text on verso, hardly noticeable. Good condition and imprint.
Interesting early map of Brazil. The wild inland as for example, the later state of Mato grosso, still unexplored. The eastern border of Brazil is called Terre Inconnue.
From the French text edition of "Description d'Univers.." By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled milita...
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$ 110
Approx. Euro 95  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MALLET, A.M.,  Bresil., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - Bresil.
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 145x101mm. Some very minor age-toning of paper. French text on verso. Very good condition and imprint.
Interesting early map of Brazil. The wild inland as for example the later state of Mato grosso were still unexplored. The eastern border of Brazil is called Terre Inconnue.
From the French text edition of Description d'Univers, 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled milit...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 3
DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C.,  I. S. Sebastien., antique map, old maps DE RENNEVILLE, R.A.C. - I. S. Sebastien.
Amsterdam, E. Roger, 1703, Uncoloured.. 132x163mm. Vertical folds as issued. Very good condition.
Simplified bird's-eye view of Ilha de São Sebastiao, part of an archipelago off the southern coast of Brazil 210 miles from Rio de Janeiro. It was discovered on January 20, 1502 by Amerigo Vespucci. Vespucci named it for St. Sebastian whose day is January 20.
Van Noort's ships passed by the i...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHURCHIL, J.,  Brasilia., antique map, old maps CHURCHIL, J. - Brasilia.
London, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1703, Uncoloured.. 290x357mm. A good and dark impression. Mint condition with a dark impression.
Very fine decorative map od Brazil with west to the top. From the book "A Collection of Voyages and Travels" by Churchill and the map came from the part containing a description Nieuhoff's travels in Brazil.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE FER,N./ DANET,G.,  Le Bresil. Dont les Côtes sont divisées en Capitaineries. . ., antique map, old maps DE FER,N./ DANET,G. - Le Bresil. Dont les Côtes sont divisées en Capitaineries. . .
Paris, 1719, In original o/l colours.. 414x533mm. Wide margins, good impression. Printers crease next to lower part center fold.
Uncommon issue of this fine map of Brazil prepared by Nicolas de Fer, issued by Guillaume Danet.
Originally published in atlas Atlas Curieux by N. de Fer in 1700-05, at his dead the copper plates were spitted-up between his two sons-in-law Guillaume Danet and Remy Richer, who sold his plat...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AA, P. van der,  Le Bresil, suivant les nouvelles observations. . ., antique map, old maps AA, P. van der - Le Bresil, suivant les nouvelles observations. . .
Leyden, 1728, Uncoloured. 265x380mm. Good and dark impression. Upper margin cut till neat line.
Striking copper engraved map surrounded in a large picture-frame style border and title cartouche depicting mining. Great coastal detail with numerous notations concerning reports on the interior.
This example is unusual in having the additional separately engraved decorative framework border aro...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VAUGONDY, R. de,  Terre de Sainte Croix, nommée à présent Bresil., antique map, old maps VAUGONDY, R. de - Terre de Sainte Croix, nommée à présent Bresil.
Paris, later than 1749, In original o/l colours.. 195x162mm. Very crisp and fine image. Upper margin short as issued. Very light marginal water staining, affecting the upper scale border. Good condition.
Detailed small map showing most part of the Brazilian seacoasts, from the mouth of the Amazon River as far as the island of Sao Sebastiao.
From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.
111 outside border top right. Mary Sponberg Pedley does not mention a state without da...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Fernando De Noronho. [Fernando de Noronha]
Brazil ?, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 300x460mm. Paper very slightly age-toned. Pen and ink on paper.
English manuscript chart on paper of a bay on Fernando de Noronha. Many names in English, to the lower left This draft is extremely Erroneous.
Fernando de Noronha is an archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, midway from South America to Africa, around 220 miles ...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,150  

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Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT, E. van/ CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte du Bresil Prem.Partie..., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van/ CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte du Bresil Prem.Partie...
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 237x320mm. In very good condition. Wide margins. In lower right engraved "29a."
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of eastern part of Brazil.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
Engraved by A.van Krevelt in 1772. Prepared by Jean Baptiste ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 1
HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte du Bresil Prem. Partie..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 237x320mm. In very good condition.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of eastern part of Brazil. In lower right engraved 29a.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l''''intelligence de l''''Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes.
Engraved by A.van Kre...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J.,  Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou .. Amazones.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E.van/ CHANGUION,D.J. - Carte du Cours du Maragnon ou .. Amazones..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 176x370mm. Some marginal water staining and browning. Else very good condition.
Uncommon edition of this map of the river Amazon. In lower right engraved "30."
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
Prepared by de la Condamine during his visit in...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT,E. van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Suite du Bresil . . ., antique map, old maps HARREVELT,E. van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Suite du Bresil . . .
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 232x164mm. In very good condition. In lower right in manuscript "29c." Small brown spot in center of map.
Uncommon edition of this accurate map of part of Brazil.
From Atlas Portatif pour servir a l'intelligence de l'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des etablissements et du commerce des Europe'ens dans les deux Indes.
Engraved by A.van Krevelt in 1772. Prepared by Jean Baptiste Bourgu...
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$ 70
Approx. Euro 60  

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Condition Rating: 1
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Plan de la Baye et du Port de Rio-Janeiro., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Plan de la Baye et du Port de Rio-Janeiro.
Paris, Brest, Demonville, 1775, Uncoloured.. 485x315mm. Good impression, printed on heavy paper. Some light marginal water staining.
French chart of mostly focusing on Guanabara bay. Notice the names of the many now famous areas of Rio are already firmly established (Botafogo, Lame, S. Cristovao, Gloria, etc) and others are gone (S. Bernardo and S. Diego).
Prepared by Jacques-François L'Abbé D...
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$ 650
Approx. Euro 559  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Birds from Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Birds from Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 240x220mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting 6 different species of birds from Brazil.
Engraved by Raineri.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments ...
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$ 75
Approx. Euro 65  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Coroados artifacts from Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Coroados artifacts from Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 220x290mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting artifacts used by the Coroados tribe of Brazil.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les mo...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Camacan indians in Brazil ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Camacan indians in Brazil ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 225x300mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting the Camacan indians in the Amazonian forest.
Engraved by Fumagalli.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monum...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Camacani indian artifacts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Camacani indian artifacts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 290x230mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting Camacani indian artifacts.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'antiquité ...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Patacho Tribesmen of the Rio do Prado. ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Patacho Tribesmen of the Rio do Prado. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x235mm. Very good condition.
A native Patacho Tribesman is about to cut open a piece of fruit (melon?) with a hatchet while another holds a bow and arrows or spears while looking on. Behind them are a few more figures of the Patacho tribe and their typical dwellings.
Engraved by Bramati after a print earlier published in ...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Botocudos tribe artifacts ]., antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Botocudos tribe artifacts ].
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 230x280mm. Very good condition.
Aquatint depicting artifacts from the Botocudos tribel.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de l'...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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Condition Rating: 2
TASSO, G.,  Impero Brasiliano . . ., antique map, old maps TASSO, G. - Impero Brasiliano . . .
Venice, 1840, In attractive original colours.. 330x465mm. Printed on heavy paper. Mint condition.
A rare and detailed double-page map of Brazil. Map is surrounded by an explanatory historical text about the countries in a yellow background colour.
According to the title cartouche, prepared by J.A.Buchon and A de La Sage for l'Atlante Storico, Letterario, Biografico, Archeologico. . . ...
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$ 175
Approx. Euro 151  

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Condition Rating: 1
DÉPOT DE LA MARINE,  Plan de la Baie de Rio-Janeiro.., antique map, old maps DÉPOT DE LA MARINE - Plan de la Baie de Rio-Janeiro..
Paris [1829] 1843, Uncoloured.. 885x595mm. Marginal light water staining along left border. Overall good condition.
A detailed chart of the Rio de Janeiro bay with towns, buildings, banks, isles and soundings made in brasses a French measure of depth of water corresponding to the fathom.
With 2 insets respectively listing information about the soundings with a table allo...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,032  

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Condition Rating: 3
Chile
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Isle la Moche]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Isle la Moche].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 136x172mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, . Size of sheet : 345 x 218 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet showing the Dutch fleet anchored off the Island of Mocha, near Concepción in Chile. The islanders sat on wooden stumps and watched the Dutch landing. Then they took them to their houses and offered them chicha.
This was a drink, prepared by the old women w...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 86  

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Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Cavendish reaches Morro Moreno.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Cavendish reaches Morro Moreno.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 136x175mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, . Size of sheet : 345 x 218 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet showing Cavendish’s fleet anchor at a place called Morro Moreno, on the coast of Chile. The Indians came down from the high cliffs to greet the voyagers and brought with them firewood and fresh water as a sign of friendship. Later the English were taken to their... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [French seizure of Chiorera.], antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [French seizure of Chiorera.]
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 153x185mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper browned as usual, . Size of sheet : 345 x 218 mm. German text on verso.
Scarce print with a German text sheet showing the French torching and looting Chiorera. From de Bry's "Great American Voyages".

Johann Theodor de Bry (1561-1623) was born in Liège in 1561, the eldest son of the engraver and publisher Theodor de Bry. It was from his father that Johann le...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 5
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [Spilbergen's fleet visits the island of Santa Maria] / [The Dutch visit Isla Mocha]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [Spilbergen's fleet visits the island of Santa Maria] / [The Dutch visit Isla Mocha].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 150x195mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
Two engravings. [514] On 29th May, 1615, Spilbergen’s fleet anchored further north, off an island called Santa María that was separated by a narrow stretch of water (A), from Punta Lavapié on the mainland. Four of the ships (I) anchored in the bay, while the fifth (H) anchored closer. The Dutch went... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 3
GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.,  [L'Hermite reaches the Juan Fernandez Islands]., antique map, old maps GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY. - [L'Hermite reaches the Juan Fernandez Islands].
Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633, Uncoloured.. 125x180mm. Copper plate engraving on text sheet. Paper lightly browned and stained, as is usual. Lower left corner missing. Size of sheet: 345 x 222 mm. German text and on verso.
After rounding the Horn, the Dutch fleet sailed north-east and, on 5th April 1624, landed on the more easterly island of the Juan Fernandez Islands. On the north-east of this island they found safe anchorage, near a peaceful valley covered in clover.
The island was uninhabited but they found f...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 3
SANSON, N.,  Le Chili., antique map, old maps SANSON, N. - Le Chili.
Paris, P. Mariette, 1667, In original o/l colours.. 270x193mm. Paper slightly age toned, slight water staining, dirt mark and spotting. Some very light discoloration along centerfold in outer margin.
Map of Chili prepared by N.Sanson and published by Pierre Mariette.
Published in an early edition of the small Sanson atlas L'Europe Dediée a Monseigneur . . . Le Tellier Secret. D'Estat &c."The atlas proved popular and the maps were imitated by Johann Zunners in Frankfurt (1679) and by...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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Condition Rating: 4
MALLET, A.M.,  P.les du Chile., antique map, old maps MALLET, A.M. - P.les du Chile.
Paris, 1683, In attractive colours.. 150x102mm. Some very minor marginal age-toning of paper. Very good condition and imprint.
A charming copper engraving depicting a town surrounded by a luxuriant landscape on the background and a couple of indigenous on the foreground.
From the French text edition of Description d'Univers, 1683. by Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well traveled military engineer and geographer w...
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$ 60
Approx. Euro 52  

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COOK, Captain James.,  Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4.
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 203x355mm. Center fold as issued. Some discolouration in lower part center fold. Good condition.
Eight charts on one sheet of Cap Providence, St. David's Cove, the Bay of the Island, Swallow's Haven, Puzzling Bay, Baye du Cape Upright 's Bay, Dauphina's Bay .

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris p...
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$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

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COOK, Captain James.,  Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5., antique map, old maps COOK, Captain James. - Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5.
Paris, 1774, Uncoloured.. 207x343mm. Center fold as issued. Good condition.
Charts of York's Bay, Haven of the Three Islands, St. David's Bay, and Elizabeth's Bay.

This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage entitled Relation des voyages entrepris par ordre de sa Majesté Britannique actuellement régnante pour faire des découver...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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VIERO, Theodorum.,  Uomo dell' Isola di Pasqua o Terra di Davis nel Mar del Sud.  / Homme de l' Isle de Pâquesou Terra de Davis dans la Mer du Sud., antique map, old maps VIERO, Theodorum. - Uomo dell' Isola di Pasqua o Terra di Davis nel Mar del Sud. / Homme de l' Isle de Pâquesou Terra de Davis dans la Mer du Sud.
Venice, Antonio Zatta, c.1790, Uncoloured.. 255x170mm. With some foxing in the right margin slightly running into engraved area. Good impression. Else good condition.
Full portrait of a native from the Easter Island.
From "Raccolta di ? stampe." a series of historically significant eighteenth-century copper plate engravings by Venetian engraver Theodoro Viero (1740-1819). Dating from 1783-90, the engraved print on laid paper is titled in both Italian and F...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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Condition Rating: 4
FERRARIO, G.,  [ Santiago inhabitants in their local dress. ], antique map, old maps FERRARIO, G. - [ Santiago inhabitants in their local dress. ]
Milan, 1827, In attractive strong original colours.. 190x140mm. Very good condition. This aquatint engraved plate was color printed on fine move paper with additional hand-coloring.
Aquatint depicting inhabitants of Santiago in local dress.
Engraved by Gallina.
From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la religion, des arts, sciences et usages de tous les peuples anciens et modernes d'après les monuments de...
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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Condition Rating: 2

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