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Ortelius, A., Franciae Orientalis., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Franciae Orientalis.
Antwerp, 1571, Coloured.. 360x245mm. In very good condition.
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'.
The first state of Abraham Ortelius' map of Frankenland, based on ...
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(140 - $ 150)

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ORTELIUS, A., Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris.
Antwerp, 1571, Coloured.. 386x508mm. Striking map. Heightened in gold.
Fine map of the Netherlands of Philip II King of Spain. The oval map is surrounded by a strapwork frame and the title, adorned with ribbons, is held aloft by two winged cherubs.
According to P. Meurer based on de Jode's 12 sheet map of 1566, itself based primarily on Jacob van Deventer's provin...
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(750 - $ 1,000)

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ORTELIUS, A., DESCRIP:|TIO GERMANIAE INFERIORIS Abraham Ortelius 1572., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - DESCRIP:|TIO GERMANIAE INFERIORIS Abraham Ortelius 1572.
Antwerp, 1572, Hand colouring. 380x508mm. The map is in good condition although it has had a professional repair top right hand corner and the centerfold has been reinforced.
Decorative map of the Low Countries set in an ornate decorative border, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.. The map is filled with detail of the rivers, villages and towns, forest and marshes. Putti hold the title cartouche aloft with ships and a sea monster embellishing the North Sea.
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(750 - $ 850)

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ORTELIUS, A., Scotiae Tabula Abraham ORTELIUS 1573. First edition.
 German Text page 6A, antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Scotiae Tabula Abraham ORTELIUS 1573. First edition. German Text page 6A
Antwerp, 1573, Uncpoloured. 355x480mm. Uncoloured good strong impression small repair to bottom margin at centerfold.
Ortelius' very rare original First edition. Scotland is shown with north to the right of the sheet, the scale is about 20 Scots miles to the inch and geographically it follows the influential maps of George Lily and Gerard Mercator. An impressive title cartouche to the right.
From Ortelius' at...
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(1,500 - $ 2,000)

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ORTELIUS, A., Basiliensis territorii descriptio nova./Circulus sue Liga. . ., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Basiliensis territorii descriptio nova./Circulus sue Liga. . .
Antwerp, 1573, Coloured.. 320x495mm. Two maps on one sheet. Age toning and slight marginal foxing. Latin text on verso.
Left hand map centered on Basle, east to top. With credit to Sebastian Münster in title cartouche.
Right ha...
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(300 - $ 450)

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Sold for $ 122
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ORTELIUS, A., Eryn. HIBERNIAE, BRITANNICAE INSVLÆ, NOVA DESCRIPTIO. Irlandt., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Eryn. HIBERNIAE, BRITANNICAE INSVLÆ, NOVA DESCRIPTIO. Irlandt.
Antwerp, 1573, Coloured.. 350x485mm. Very good condition almost mint. Strong impression with attractive colouring.
A beautiful map of Ireland from Ortelius' "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum" or Atlas of the whole world. This is one of the earliest maps of Ireland to present it with any significant detail.It was based on Mercator's famous 1564 wall map of the British Isles. The map is divided into counties and shows town... (Go to Item Page)
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(2,000 - $ 2,500)

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ORTELIUS, A.,  Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1573, Coloured.. 355x495mm. With Latin text on verso. In good to mint condition.
This is the second state of the first copperplate of Ortelius' map showing the western hemisphere, showing the prominent bulge in the South American coastline. An important map because of it's influence on the European perceptions of America. When the map was first published by Abraham Ortelius at A... (Go to Item Page)
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(4,000 - $ 5,000)

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Sold for $ 3,800
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ORTELIUS, A.,  Illyricum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Illyricum.
Antwerp, 1574, In original colours.. 367x476mm. Some discolouration and minor center fold repair, hardly notable. Paper thinness along center fold, under laid mainly for protective reason.
Early map of Istria and Slovenia. Prepared by Johann Sambucus 1572.

The map is in a strictly contemporary colouring.
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(850 - $ 900)

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ORTELIUS, A., Gallia Narbonensis Ora Marittima Recenter descripta., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Gallia Narbonensis Ora Marittima Recenter descripta.
Antwerp, 1574, Coloured.. 334x213mm. Very good condition.
From Abraham Ortelius’s 1574 Latin Edition of Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern Atlas of the World.
The map includes detailed area of Avignon on the upper Rhodanus River and coastline from Narbone to Marseille. ...
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(200 - $ 250)

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ORTELIUS, A., Caletensium et Bononiensium Ditionis Accurata Delineatio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Caletensium et Bononiensium Ditionis Accurata Delineatio.
Antwerp, 1574, Early hand colouring. 340x240mm. Very good condition.
Abraham Ortelius map ‘Caletensium’ covers the coastline between Calais and Estaples Northern France, in very good detail, based in part on a four-sheet map by Nicolas de Nicolay. The map is covered with tiny forests and cities and has a decorative title cartouche.
Latin text on verso. ...
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(200 - $ 250)

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ORTELIUS, A., Hiberniae Britannicae insulae nova descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Hiberniae Britannicae insulae nova descriptio.
Antwerp, 1574, Coloured.. 350x479mm. In good condition with wide margins. Nice colour. Latin text on verso. Some rippling in wide margins.Low reserve price.
Copied from Mercator's influential wall map of the British Isles of 1564, this is certainly the best map of Ireland of the 16th century.

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(1,400 - $ 2,250)

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ORTELIUS, A., Scotiae tabula., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Scotiae tabula.
Antwerp, 1574, Coloured.. 357x478mm. Striking and attractive map. Wide margins. Latin text on verso.
Fine general map of Scotland with north to right of page. Derived from Mercator's 1564 map of the British Isles in 8 sheets.

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(950 - $ 1,000)

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ORTELIUS, A., Presbiteri Iohannis., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Presbiteri Iohannis.
Antwerp, 1575, Coloured.. 370x430mm. Crisp text. Beautiful color. Two filled wormholes in margins far away from image.
Latin text on verso.
Stunning map of the kingdom of the mythical Christian king who according to legend provided a stronghold against Barbarians and was an ally to the crusaders. Ortelius designed this map himself using geographical information including Gastaldi's 1564 map of Africa.

This decorative map inclu...
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(1,600 - $ 1,800)

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Sold for $ 1,200
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ORTELIUS, A., Regionis Biturigum Exactiss: Descriptio Per D. Ioannem Calamaeum [with] Limaniae Topographia Gabriele Symeoneo Auct., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Regionis Biturigum Exactiss: Descriptio Per D. Ioannem Calamaeum [with] Limaniae Topographia Gabriele Symeoneo Auct.
Antwerp, 1575, Coloured.. 310x480mm. Very good condition wide original margins. Sheet size 445 x 565 mm.
Two fine maps on a full folio sheet. The map of Biturigum was based on Jolivet's map of 1545. The map of Limaniae was based on the work of Gabriel Symeoni.
The larger map covers the Loire region from Gian to Le Blang and Argenton, centered on Chateau Neuf and Bourges. The smaller map shows t...
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(250 - $ 300)

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ORTELIUS,A., Zelandicarum Insularum Exactissima et Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS,A. - Zelandicarum Insularum Exactissima et Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1575, Coloured.. 335x465mm. Wide margins. Latin text on verso.
From 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Atlas of the Whole World]', Latin ed, pl. 39, CN no. 18.
The Theatrum was re-issued in 42 editions with 5 supplements with text in Latin, Dutch, German, French, Spanish, Italian & English between the years 1570-1612.

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(1,200 - $ 1,800)

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ORTELIUS, A., Transilvania., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Transilvania.
Antwerp, 1575, Coloured.. 326x447mm. Wide margins. Very good condition. Town heightened with gold.
Detailed map of Hungary prepared by Sambucas in 1566, who itself based his map on Honter's map of 1532.
Dut...
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(200 - $ 350)

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Sold for $ 125
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ORTELIUS, A.,  Moraviae, quae olim Marcomannorum Sedes, Corographia, A.D. Pavlo Fabritio Medico et Mathematico Descripta, et a Generosis Moraviae Baronibus Quibusdam corecta. , antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Moraviae, quae olim Marcomannorum Sedes, Corographia, A.D. Pavlo Fabritio Medico et Mathematico Descripta, et a Generosis Moraviae Baronibus Quibusdam corecta.
Antwerp, 1579, In original colours.. 355x470mm. Some age-toning of the paper. Professional repair of a couple of marginal tears, of a split lower part center fold, 10,5 cm into the engraved area. Minor marginal browning.
Very attractive full colour map of Moravia, Slovakia prepared by Paul Fabritius in 1569. Showing fortified cities, towns, rivers, etc.
With a fine Renaissance strapwork cartouche, and smaller scale cartouche.
From Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. [Atlas of the Whole World] with Latin text ...
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(500 - $ 600)

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ORTELIUS, A., EUROPAE.ABRAHAM ORTELIUS 1579 Latin Text page 2 , antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - EUROPAE.ABRAHAM ORTELIUS 1579 Latin Text page 2
Antwerp, 1579, Uncoloured as issue. 340x460mm. Good strong impression. Paper colour off white. Page signature: 2.
Europe map from the 1595 Latin edition of "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum", with not many copies in circulation. Latin text on verso of one half of the sheet. 1579L(A)2 (250 copies printed) (last line of thee indented lines, left aligned: lielmus Gratarolus fecit in calce libri, qui inscribitur : "De Re... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,600 - $ 2,000)

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ORTELIUS, A., Americae sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Americae sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1579, Original colours.. 370x510mm. A double-page engraved map with two minor paper repairs in the margin and a small lower centerfold repair. Paper slightly age toned. Overall in good condition.
A derivative of Mercator's large map published the year before, this is the second plate of Ortelius's map of the Americas, with the ship in the Pacific sailing East ward.
The plate had a short live of only 8 years.
It is succeeded in 1587 or slightly later by a third plate, which no longe...
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(4,500 - $ 6,500)

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ORTELIUS, A.,  Schlavoniae, Croatiae, Carniale.. Bosniae. . ., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Schlavoniae, Croatiae, Carniale.. Bosniae. . .
Antwerp, 1579, In attractive original colours.. 339x464mm. Latin text on verso. Outer marginal water staining and some paper thinning with some reinforcements on verso. With some red pre-owner ship stamps on recto and verso.
First state. Fine and early map of former Yugoslavia after a map of Hirschvogel (1552-1565) and used by A.Ortelius in his atlas 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Atlas of the Whole World].
The Theatrum was re-issued in 42 editions with 5 supplements with text in Latin, Dutch, German, French, Spanish, ...
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(400 - $ 500)

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ORTELIUS, A., Austriae Ducatus Chorographia, Wolfgango Lazio Auctore., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Austriae Ducatus Chorographia, Wolfgango Lazio Auctore.
Antwerp, 1579, Coloured.. 338x465mm. Wide margins. Minor browning in the margins. Latin text on verso.
A highly decorative early map of the duchy of Austria, engraved after the cartographic source by Wolfgang Lazius.
Centered on the stretch of the Danube from Linz to Bratislava. In the lower right corner a mileage scale with a coat of arms and a circle.
Towns indicated as miniature engraved...
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(350 - $ 600)

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Sold for $ 185
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Ortelius, A., Aegypti Recentior Descriptio / Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Aegypti Recentior Descriptio / Carthaginis Celeberrimi Sinus Typus.
Antwerp, c. 1580, Coloured.. 320x225mm. Excellent condition.
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'.
Abraham Ortelius' maps of Egypt and Carthago on one sheet....
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(200 - $ 220)

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ORTELIUS, A., Cypri Insulae Nova descript. 1573., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Cypri Insulae Nova descript. 1573.
Antwerp, 1581, Original colours.. 352x501mm. Some foxing in margins. French text on verso. Offsetting due to oxidation of green paint.
This is a beautiful copy of a classic map of Cyprus. It is the earliest obtainable version of the best map of Cyprus made to date. Ortelius based his map upon that published in Venice by Jacomo Franco in about 1570. Franco's map greatly improved the shape and outline of the island, and he gave more ... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,500 - $ 2,000)

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Sold for $ 800
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ORTELIUS, A.,  Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus..
Antwerp, 1584, In attractive strong original colours.. 348x500mm. A strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned. A few minor worm holes along center fold filled in. Center fold strengthened on verso, therefore page is difficult to open fully.
A splendid map depicting the travels of Paulus. With two fine scenes in top. Showing the countries along the Mediterranean, including Cyprus and Italy. A first edition with corographicus in title cartouche.... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,200 - $ 1,500)

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ORTELIUS, A., Lutzenburgensis Ducatus veriss descript., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Lutzenburgensis Ducatus veriss descript.
Antwerp, 1584, Coloured.. 365x491mm. Nice color. In good condition. Wrinkling towards margins. Wide margins.
Prepared by Jacob Surhon who made a manuscript map of Luxembourg for which he received 500 Livres from Charles V ... (Go to Item Page)
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(500 - $ 600)

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Sold for $ 130
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ORTELIUS, A., Septentrionalium Regionum Descrip., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Septentrionalium Regionum Descrip.
Antwerp, 1584, Coloured.. 365x490mm. Very good condition. Latin text on verso. Some foxing in the margins.
This influential map of the Arctic, including Scandinavia, Iceland, Greenland and part of the North American continent, includes also the legendary islands of i.a. Drogeo, Frisland and Icaria. Ortelius' map shows also the influence of the work of earlier authorities: Mercator's 1569 world map, the i... (Go to Item Page)
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(2,400 - $ 3,000)

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Sold for $ 1,950
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ORTELIUS, A., Hollandiae Antiquorum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Hollandiae Antiquorum.
Antwerp, 1584, In original colours.. 354x482mm. Wide margins. Latin text on verso. Low reserve price.
A mile stone map published by Ortelius on the basis of the map drawn by Jacob van Deventer in abt. 1550.
Decorated with a large strapwork title cartouche, scale of miles with a divider, fancy 16-point compass rose, and the Royal coat of arms.
On verso a Latin text where Ortelius marvels t...
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(1,200 - $ 1,800)

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ORTELIUS, A.,  Graeciae Sophiani., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Graeciae Sophiani.
Antwerp, 1587, In original colours.. 350x500mm. Very small part in lower margin at centerfold reinforced and a tiny tip of the map re-drawn. Nevertheless an attractive map in fine original colouring.
This is a beautiful depiction of ancient Greece. The map has a very attractive title cartouche in the shape of a Grecian temple in the bottom left-hand corner and a large scale bordered by bold strap-work in the bottom right-hand corner. Oceans, rivers, lakes, cities, important towns, and landform... (Go to Item Page)
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(450 - $ 550)

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ORTELIUS, A., Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1587, Coloured.. 355x440mm. Striking map. Very good condition. With French text on verso. Some foxing in margins.
Engraved by Frans Hogenberg from an original of 1562 by Anthony Jenkinson of the English Muscovy Company.
The map covers the region from the Gulf of Finland, Lithuania and the Black Sea to the Sur River, Tashkent, the Kossack Regions, Colmack, etc.
The many vignettes are based on the rep...
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(2,500 - $ 3,000)

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ORTELIUS, A., Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus. . ., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Indiae Orientalis, Insularumque Adiacientium Typus. . .
Antwerp, 1587, Coloured.. 344x499mm. A very attractive map ! French text on verso.
Finely handcoloured example of Ortelius' map of SE Asia, Japan, and the Philippines, etc from the rare French text edition of 1587.
The map includes Beach and other information drawn from Marco Polo.
The map also includes a portion of the West Coast of North America, including seve...
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(3,500 - $ 5,500)

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ORTELIUS, A., Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar insularum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Angliae, scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar insularum.
Antwerp, 1587, In original colours.. 343x495mm. Wide margins. Some discolouration in Northern Ireland. Italian text on verso.
A classic, handsome and decorative map of ancient British Isles with north orientated to the east.
Based on Mercator's 1564 map of the British isles and improved by Saxton's 1579 map and the writings of the ancient classical writers. Embellishments include seven ships and three decorative str...
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(1,000 - $ 2,000)

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Sold for $ 600
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ORTELIUS, A., Prussiae vera descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Prussiae vera descriptio.
Antwerpen, 1590, original colours. 365x465mm. Age toned, marginal imperfection, good. Slightly browned due to previous framing. Latin text on verso.
Map of Poland, oriented to the North. Prepared by the cartographer Caspar Henneberger. From "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Abrahami Ortelii Antverp". ... (Go to Item Page)
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(480 - $ 550)

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ORTELIUS, A., ANGLIAE, SCOTIAE ET HIBERNIAE, SIVE | BRITANNICAR: INSVLARVM DESCRIPTIO. , antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - ANGLIAE, SCOTIAE ET HIBERNIAE, SIVE | BRITANNICAR: INSVLARVM DESCRIPTIO.
Antwerp 1592, Uncoloured.. 348x505mm. Very good condition wide margins dark impression.
A beautiful map of the British Isles, north to the right. The map is based on Mercator's earlier map of the British Isles of 1564. Title in strapwork cartouche at top right, text in Latin, in its own cartouche at lower right, scale and royal arms; ships at sea.
From Ortelius' atlas, published i...
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(1,200 - $ 1,500)

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ORTELIUS, A.,  Aegyptus Antiqua., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Aegyptus Antiqua.
Antwerp, 1595, Coloured.. 359x512mm. Left and right hand margin contemp. added margins, for protective reason.
A splendid map of ancient Egypt, which appeared in Ortelius' Parergon. The map is based on his separately published map of Egypt, published in 1565, but with differences in the delineation.
Dedicated to the humanist and medical doctor Scipio Fabio from Bologna, which appeared in 1565, and for wh...
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(950 - $ 1,200)

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ORTELIUS, A., Islandia., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Islandia.
Antwerp, 1595, In attractive original colours.. 335x490mm. Excellent. Striking map. In very good to mint condition. Minor browning in the margins. Latin text on verso.
Perhaps the most famous map of Iceland. On the south side of the island a collection of all possible sea monsters is depicted. Polar bears on ice flows and volcanoes in the interior. On verso there is a legend, mentioning the names of these animals.
Van den Broecke estimates the number of copie...
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(8,500 - $ 12,000)

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Sold for $ 6,100
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DE BRY, Th.,  America sive novus orbis respectu Europaeorum inferior globi terrestris pars 1596., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - America sive novus orbis respectu Europaeorum inferior globi terrestris pars 1596.
Frankfurt, 1596, Uncoloured.. 330x398mm. Cropped lower margin, now carefully extended and missing area re-drawn. Paper slightly age-toned. A good and dark impression.
An especially rare and beautiful hemisphere map of the Americas, with exquisite calligraphy and superb portraits of Columbus, Magellan, Vespucci and Pizarro adorning the corners amidst nautical scenes. Based on Plancius' 18 sheet planisphere of 1592, especially along the Northwest coast. South Ameri... (Go to Item Page)
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(10,000 - $ 12,500)

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ORTELIUS, A., Schlavoniae, Croatiae, Carniale.. Bosniae. . ., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Schlavoniae, Croatiae, Carniale.. Bosniae. . .
Antwerp, 1598, Uncoloured.. 339x464mm. Dutch text on verso. Outer marginal water staining.
First state. Fine and early map of former Yugoslavia after a map of Hirschvogel (1552-1565) and used by A.Ortelius in his atlas 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Atlas of the Whole World]. With French text on verso.
The Theatrum was re-issued in 42 editions with 5 supplements with text in Latin, Dutch,...
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(450 - $ 600)

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ORTELIUS, A., Scotia., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Scotia.
Antwerp, Phillip Gale , 1598, Uncoloured.. 80x110mm. Good condition wide margins dark impression.
Copper engraved miniature map of Scotland from" Epitome theatri Orteliani praecipuarum orbis regionum delinaetiones. Editio ultima" by Phillip Galle after Abraham Ortelius the title is contained in a strapwork cartouche.
This map is from Philip Galle's 1598 German edition. German text verso ...
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(250 - $ 300)

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ORTELIUS, A./ Marchetti, Gades., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A./ Marchetti - Gades.
Brescia, 1598, Coloured.. 80x110mm. Very good condition with a dark impression.
This map is an Italian copy of Galle's miniature map of Cadiz and its surrounding bay, decorated with a ship using oars.

Pietro Maria Marchetti produced the second pocket atlas based on Abraham Ortelius' folio Theatrum. It is often referred to as the plagiarized version of the Epitome. (Go to Item Page)
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(100 - $ 120)

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ORTELIUS, A., Hungariae Descriptio .., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Hungariae Descriptio ..
Antwerp, 1598, In original colours.. 353x495mm. Some wormholes in bottom margin not affecting the engraved area.
A very fine map of Hungary, centered on Budapest. The map was prepared by Wolfgang Lazius in 1556. Very decorative cartouche on the lower right corner.
Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) was a cartographer and publisher, who is born and died in Antwerp. Published first modern uniform Atlas, Theatr...
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(500 - $ 700)

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ORTELIUS, A., Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus Corographicus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus Corographicus.
Antwerp 1601, Hand colouring. 350x500mm. Two small worm holes in the bottom border there are tissue hinge remnants on verso.(top only) . Paper slightly age-toned darker along centerfold.
Sheet size 560 x 405 mm printed area 500 x 350 mm.
Hand coloured engraved map of the Peregrinations of Saint Paul around the eastern Mediterranean, with two vignette scenes at the top depicting the conversion of Paul and Paul's shipwreck on Malta.
The map covers the area of the Mediterranean Sea between Israel and Sicily with Cyprus, Italy, Gr...
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(900 - $ 1,100)

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ORTELIUS, A., Romanum Territor., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Romanum Territor.
Antwerp, 1601, Uncoloured.. 80x110mm. Very good condition wide margins good dark impression.
Minature map of Rome and surrounding territory, from "Epitome theatri Orteliani praecipuarum orbis regionum delinaetiones ... Editio ultima" by Phillip Galle after Abraham Ortelius. Latin text to verso.

The first edition of the "Epitome" pocket atlas in 1577, a reduced format atlas, with...
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(150 - $ 200)

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ORTELIUS, A.. / COIGNET, Western Hemisphere., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A.. / COIGNET - Western Hemisphere.
Antwerp, 1602, Uncoloured.. 80x120mm. A strong impression, image somewhat crooked on the sheet, soiled margins.
Scarce early miniature map of America from the 1602 Ortelius Epitome Theatri Orbis Terrarum. Virginia and California are named and spurious rivers in North America are shown. Decorated with a large sailing ship, sea monsters and a strapwork border.... (Go to Item Page)
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(350 - $ 400)

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Sold for $ 300
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ORTELIUS, A., Leodiensis Dioecesis., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Leodiensis Dioecesis.
Antwerp, 1602, Coloured.. 95x125mm. Very good condition strong impression wide margins.
This miniature map shows the Diocese of Liege in the southern part of Belgium. Title cartouche on the lower left corner. Latin text verso. ... (Go to Item Page)
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(100 - $ 125)

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ORTELIUS, A., Decriptio Comitatus Hannoniae HANNONIA., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Decriptio Comitatus Hannoniae HANNONIA.
Antwerp, 1602, Coloured.. 90x125mm. Very good condition strong impression wide margins
This miniature map shows the area around Mons in the southern part of Belgium. Title cartouche in the top right corner. Latin text verso. ... (Go to Item Page)
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(100 - $ 125)

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ORTELIUS, Abraham, Anglia., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, Abraham - Anglia.
Frankfurt, 1604, Uncoloured.. 80x110mm. Good condition dark impression. Margins slightly age toned.
Miniature map of England and Wales from Ortelius-Coignet atlas published by Hulsius in Frankfurt after Abraham Ortelius. The title is contained in a strapwork cartouche.
It is not in Shirley and was first identified by Jonathan Potter in 1999. This example is only the 4th recorded example of th...
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(250 - $ 300)

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Sold for $ 410
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ORTELIUS, A., Senensis ditionis accurata descriptio - Corsica - Marcha anconae, olim picenum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Senensis ditionis accurata descriptio - Corsica - Marcha anconae, olim picenum.
Antwerp, 1606, Coloured.. 320x480mm. Very good condition. Extra wide margins image size 480 x 320 mm sheet size 590 x 490 mm the edges of the margin has a few closed tears but well away from the printed area.
Extremely rare 1606 English text edition of the 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum' the first modern atlas of the world.
Fine example of Ortelius' maps of Corsica, part of Tuscany and the Tuscan Sea -Siena, and the Ancona region.
Three maps on one plate. All maps show small title cartouches. The l...
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(450 - $ 550)

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ORTELIUS, A., HUNGARIAE DESCRIPTIO, antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - HUNGARIAE DESCRIPTIO
Antwerp 1608, Uncoloured as issue. 340x510mm. Good condition strong impression
Ortelius' handsome map of Hungary, eastern Transylvania and Bulgaria. Highly detailed regional map with decorative cartouche, coat of arms and migratory animals in the middle of the map. From the 1607 Latin edition of Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the World.
Or...
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(360 - $ 430)

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ORTELIUS, A.,  Titlepage: Nomenclator Ptolemaicus.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Titlepage: Nomenclator Ptolemaicus..
Antwerp, 1609, Uncoloured.. 475x300mm. A good impression.
Title page from a Ortelius Atlas part called: Nomenclator , containing a register of place names in antiquity. Letterpress with copper engraved print (60x60mm) of the eastern globe, including a large south continent and part of California.... (Go to Item Page)
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(180 - $ 230)

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Ortelius, A., Circulus / sive Liga SVEVIAE Vulgo Schwa / bische Kraiss., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Circulus / sive Liga SVEVIAE Vulgo Schwa / bische Kraiss.
Antwerp, Robert Bruneau, 1609, Attractive later colouring. 292x245mm. excellent cond.
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'.
Abraham Ortelius' Schwaben map is based on the map by Seltzin ...
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(140 - $ 150)

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