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ORTELIUS, A.,  Pedemontanae Vicinorumque Regionum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Pedemontanae Vicinorumque Regionum.
Antwerp, 1572, Coloured.. 369x494mm. Lower margin cut close. Some minor paper thinness along center fold. In good condition. French text on verso.
Fine map including the Italian coast from Monaco through Genoa to Rapallo, the map shows the Po River. Milan in the upper right-hand corner and Turin in the center of the map. Ortelius here credits Giacomo Gastaldi.... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(480 - $ 600)

Bid received
$ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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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Estimate
(750 - $ 850)

Bid received
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A., Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni.
Antwerp, 1573, Old colour.. 350x470mm. Good condition heavy paper with some minor soil in the blank margins.
Beautiful old color example of Ortelius' map of Tartary, Japan and the West Coast of North America, from the early 1573 Latin edition Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terarrum, the first modern atlas of the World. This edition is very rare, with only 40 examples of the map printed, per Van Den Broecke (15... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(2,600 - $ 3,200)

Bid received
$ 1,050
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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)
Estimate
(2,000 - $ 2,500)

Starting price
$ 1,000

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE JODE, C.,  Portugalliae Quae olim Lusitania. . ., antique map, old maps DE JODE, C. - Portugalliae Quae olim Lusitania. . .
Anvers, ca. 1578, Uncoloured.. 315x525mm. Without text on the back. Good and dark impression.
Rare. Beautifully engraved by Joan and Lucas van Deutecum. According to Koeman : Contrary to the maps of Ortelius, used for his Theatrum , map sheets of the Speculum orbis terrarum often occur loose without text on the back. Therefore, it may well be, that De Jode followed Ortelius' id... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(1,800 - $ 2,300)

Starting price
$ 1,200

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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)
Estimate
(1,600 - $ 2,000)

Starting price
$ 800

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A., Silesiae typus descriptu …, antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Silesiae typus descriptu …
Antwerp, 1579, Original colours.. 80x110mm. In mint condition.
Charming miniature version of Ortelius' map based on the work of the Silesien cartographer Martin Helweg in 1561. The map centers on Breslau (Wroclaw) and the Odra River and includes Prague. A sweet cherub with a pet bird graces the title cartouche. French text on verso.... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(120 - $ 145)

Starting price
$ 80

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ORTELIUS, A., Regni Bohemiae descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Regni Bohemiae descriptio.
Antwerp, 1579, Original colours.. 80x110mm. In mint condition.
Charming miniature version of Ortelius' map roughly centered on Prague. French text on verso.... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(120 - $ 145)

Starting price
$ 80

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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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Estimate
(4,500 - $ 6,500)

Starting price
$ 3,800

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A., Hispaniae Novae Sivae Magnae, Recens et vera Descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Hispaniae Novae Sivae Magnae, Recens et vera Descriptio.
Antwerp 1580, Original colouring.. 345x501mm. A dark impression on a sheet with original colour. There are a few scattered stains. Slight loss to the bottom centerfold.
The verso is underlaid with museum tissue. Two tiny worm holes in top margin. A small repair top left.
This ornate edition is an important map of New Spain, and the forerunner for most maps of the early 17th century. It covers the Pacific coast from present-day Acapulco to about Mazatlan and inland to Mexico City, which is situated on a large lake.
Several gold and silver mines are located in t...
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Estimate
(400 - $ 500)

Bid received
$ 275
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
ORTELIUS, A.,  Açores Insulae., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Açores Insulae.
Antwerp, 1584, In attractive strong original colours.. 326x465mm. A strong impression. Paper age-toned. In good condition, early impression. Latin text on verso.
First state. The importance of the Azores at that time was connected with the observation of Columbus that compass variation (i.e. the difference between the real and the magnetic north) was minimal in that region.
A few places in this group of islands were therefore indicated as the first mer...
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Estimate
(1,100 - $ 1,400)

Starting price
$ 700

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A.,  Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio.
Antwerp, 1587, In attractive strong original colours.. 365x470mm. In mint condition. French text on verso.
Very attractive original colours.
The first map of China ever to appear in a Western atlas, west to the top. When this map appeared, it was by far the most accurate one of China.
Japan is shown on a curious curved projection reminiscent of Portuguese charts of the period with Honshu dissected along the line of Lake Biwa. The Gr...
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Estimate
(5,400 - $ 6,000)

Bid received
$ 4,600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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)
Estimate
(480 - $ 550)

Starting price
$ 300

Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
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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Estimate
(1,200 - $ 1,500)

Bid received
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A. / MACHETTI, P.,  Oswiec. et Zatorien. Ducatus., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. / MACHETTI, P. - Oswiec. et Zatorien. Ducatus.
Brescia, 1598, Uncoloured.. 80x105mm. Good condition. Copper engraved map with letter press. Size of sheet 20x15cm.
Miniature map of Poland from "Il Theatro del Mondo," which was a plagiarized version of Ortelius' pocket atlas published specifically for the Italian market by Pietro Marchetti. Marchetti's Italian publication was not immediately successful and more than 50 years passed until the second impression ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(180 - $ 230)

Starting price
$ 120

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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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Estimate
(900 - $ 1,100)

Bid received
$ 525
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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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Estimate
(360 - $ 430)

Bid received
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Ortelius, A., Gelriae, Cliviae, Finitimorumque Locorum Verrisima Descriptio Christiano Schrot Auctore., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Gelriae, Cliviae, Finitimorumque Locorum Verrisima Descriptio Christiano Schrot Auctore.
Antwerp, 1609, attractive later colouring. 370x500mm. very 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".
Based upon a map by Christian Sgrooten, now extinct. ...
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Estimate
(440 - $ 460)

Starting price
$ 320

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Ortelius, A., Salisburgensis Iurisdictionis, antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Salisburgensis Iurisdictionis
Antwerp, Robert Bruneau, 1609, Attractive later colouring. 382x460mm. 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'.
A map of Saltzburg from the editions of Ortelius 'Theatrum from...
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Estimate
(340 - $ 360)

Starting price
$ 240

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Ortelius, A., BASILIEN: / SIS TERRITORII / DESCRIPTIO NOVA., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - BASILIEN: / SIS TERRITORII / DESCRIPTIO NOVA.
Antwerp, Robert Bruneau, 1609, Attractive later colouring. 324x242mm. 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'.
From the rare Spanish edition of Abraham Ortelius? ?Theatrum Or...
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Estimate
(300 - $ 325)

Starting price
$ 200

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Vera forma et fitus … (Nova Zembla and the Russian Cross.), antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Vera forma et fitus … (Nova Zembla and the Russian Cross.)
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 85x120mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
The map depicts an island to the north of Nova Zembla and the Russian Cross found on that island with its eight extremities. Drawn by Jan Huygen van Linschoten in 1594 during the first voyage to the North. This voyage aimed to discover a northern route to the riches and spices of Indonesia.
A s...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 85
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Vera Genuina, Island of Kilduyn., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Vera Genuina, Island of Kilduyn.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 80x120mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Uncommon map of part of the coast along the Barents Sea with the island of Kilduyn, offshore of the river near the town of Cola (Murmansk). Made to illustrate Willem Barentz. first arctic voyage. The Dutch were engaged in searching for the most efficient sea route to the East Indies, including a Nor... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Fretum Vaygats., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Fretum Vaygats.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 110x150mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
The map depicts the southern part of Nova Zembla and the small passage called the Strait of Nassau, Straete van Nassau between Nova Zembla and the mainland of Russia. Depicted are a number of ships, a fine cartouche, and also the island Staten Eyland. This island was discovered during the first expe... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Vera delineatio insulae Ordinum quatuor circiter miliaribus a freto Nassovico distantis., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Vera delineatio insulae Ordinum quatuor circiter miliaribus a freto Nassovico distantis.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 85x120mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Map of the Strait of Nassau and Novaya Zemblya, here identified as Novae Zemblae Pars, in present-day Russia. We find the explorers attacked by a polar bear. The map includes a fine compass rose and also depicts Nova Hollandiae, now the Siberian coast. Even though this map is much smaller than an a... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.L., Nova Zembla & Fretum Waygats., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.L. - Nova Zembla & Fretum Waygats.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 85x120mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Map of Novaya Zemblya, here identified as Nova Zembla, in present-day Russia. Includes beautiful ships, seals, a whale, a cartouche, a fine compass rose, and icebergs. Even though this map is much smaller than an atlas map from Blaeu, Hondius or Ortelius, it is still a highly detailed and delightful... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., I.S. Laurentii. (Madagascar)., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - I.S. Laurentii. (Madagascar).
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 110x150mm. Condition is good, with small wrinkles not affecting the image. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
A highly detailed map of Madagascar with 4 insets with detail maps and a print on verso depicting the inhabitants of the island. Even though this map is much smaller than an atlas map from Blaeu, Hondius or Ortelius, it is still a highly detailed and delightful map, and often the first one of its re... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 90
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Bantam and Plan of Bantem Bay., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Bantam and Plan of Bantem Bay.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 85x135mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Plan of Banten Bay, also known as Bantam Bay, Banten province, on the northwest tip of Java, Indonesia.
Includes Panjang Island, ships, and boats. Also includes surroundings. Even though this map is much smaller than an atlas map from Blaeu, Hondius or Ortelius, it is still a highly detailed a...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Ships in the Bay of Banta., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Ships in the Bay of Banta.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 80x150mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
The Houtman ships finally arrived at Banten, a northwestern port in Java.
Houtman was introduced to the Sultan of Banten, who promptly entered into an optimistic treaty with the Dutch, writing "We are well content to have a permanent league of alliance and friendship with His Highness the Pr...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Plan of Banta., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Plan of Banta.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 95x150mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Clear view of the city of Banta. The Houtman ships finally arrived at Banten, a northwestern port in Java. Houtman was introduced to the Sultan of Banten, who promptly entered into an optimistic treaty with the Dutch, writing "We are well content to have a permanent league of alliance and friends... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Banta., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Banta.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 110x150mm. Condition of the map is good, some flattened folds visible. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
A view of the city of Banta and its inhabitants. On verso inhabitants of Java. Many ships in the harbour. Even though this map is much smaller than an atlas map from Blaeu, Hondius or Ortelius, it is still a highly detailed and delightful map, and often the first one of its region.
An entire lea...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Baly and Java., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Baly and Java.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 85x120mm. Condition of the map is good, some flattened folds visible and a little tear. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Map of Bali in present-day Indonesia. Includes inset of temple and temple grounds. Even though this map is much smaller than an atlas map from Blaeu, Hondius or Ortelius, it is still a highly detailed and delightful map, and often the first one of its region.
An entire leaf from the book by Po...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 250)

Bid received
$ 125
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., The town of Madura on the island Madura: Madurensium, antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - The town of Madura on the island Madura: Madurensium
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 110x150mm. Condition of the map is good, some flattened folds visible. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
An early, rare view of the town of Madura on the island Madura with the 4 ships of Houtman's fleet. On verso the inhabitants are showing the Houtman’s crew their skills in riding horses and combativeness. Attempt to rescue prisoners at Arosbay, Madura. View of a rescue attempt by the Dutch at Arsoba... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 75
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Banda isles - Banda, Poelepetacke and Groene Ape, antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Banda isles - Banda, Poelepetacke and Groene Ape
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 90x130mm. Condition of the map is good, some flattened folds visible. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Two early maps on one sheet. Amboina and the Banda Isles: Banda, Pulau Run and Gunung Api on the verso of the sheet. From the description by Pontanus of the second expedition to Indonesia in 1598 with admiral Van Neck and Jacob van Heemskerck.
Beautiful small map of Banda with compass rose, sai...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., View of the town of Gammelamme, situated on Ternate., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - View of the town of Gammelamme, situated on Ternate.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 90x125mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
View of the town of Gammelamme [Gamalama] on Ternate, where the Dutch established a trading post. Includes Dutch ships, native boats or proas, indication of the reef, natives fishing with nets, the town and trading post, a lighthouse, as well as a native temple, the native house of the king. Even th... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Siege of Malacca., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Siege of Malacca.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured.. 115x150mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
Siege of Malacca by admiral Cornelis Matelief. Malacca is in the background. The Dutch go ashore with boats and march on the city. Even though this map is much smaller than an atlas map from Blaeu, Hondius or Ortelius, it is still a highly detailed and delightful map, and often the first one of its ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Starting price
$ 75

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PONTANUS, J.I., Java, Borneo and Southern Sumatra., antique map, old maps PONTANUS, J.I. - Java, Borneo and Southern Sumatra.
Amsterdam, 1611, Coloured. 90x130mm. Condition of the map is good. Copper engraving with letterpress. Size of page 195 x 300 mm.
An early, rare and beautiful map of Java and the southern part of Sumatra and Borneo. Includes Bali and Cambava (present-day Mataram?). Also includes shoals.
Fine calligraphic lettering, highly detailed islands, a cartouche and a wonderful compass rose. Even though this map is much smaller tha...
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Estimate
(150 - $ 350)

Bid received
$ 130
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Ortelius, A., Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss. Descript., antique map, old maps Ortelius, A. - Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss. Descript.
Antwerp, 1612, attractive later colouring. 365x490mm. very good 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'
The map of Luxembourg from Abraham Ortelius' atlas ' Theatrum Or...
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Estimate
(575 - $ 600)

Starting price
$ 450

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A.,  Indiae Orientalis Insularum que. . ., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Indiae Orientalis Insularum que. . .
Antwerp, 1570-1612, Coloured.. 350x492mm. Very good condition.
Covering all of South East Asia, China, Japan and the west coast of North America. Like most cartographers of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, Ortelius drew primarily on the reports of Marco Polo for his maps of Asia.
Many of his misconceptions arose from his own and Mercator's misinte...
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Estimate
(3,600 - $ 4,500)

Starting price
$ 2,000

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, Abraham , Theatrum Orbis Terrarum (facsimile atlas) and The History of Abraham Ortelius and His Theatrum Orbis Terrarum., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, Abraham - Theatrum Orbis Terrarum (facsimile atlas) and The History of Abraham Ortelius and His Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.
Lausanne: Sequoia SA, 1964, Colored. 420x300mm. Very Fine throughout, clean with no marks.
This is the complete, original-size facsimile atlas of the hand-colored 1570 Latin edition of Ortelius's Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, held at the University Library of Leiden. It is accompanied by Dr. Koeman's scholarly thesis on the history of the atlas and Ortelius' life in English (there i... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(600 - $ 750)

Bid received
$ 375
Condition:
Condition Rating: 0