SCHEDEL, H.,  Madeburga [ Maagdenburg Folio CLXXX ], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Madeburga [ Maagdenburg Folio CLXXX ]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Coloured.. 195x510mm. Double page wood cut. Two sheets joined, excellent.
Double page panoramic town-view of Magdeburg. A imaginary view, however the earliest obtainable view of this period.

Two page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year th...
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$ 1,600
Approx. Euro 1,376  

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Condition Rating: 2
SCHEDEL, H.,  [Constantinopolis expugnatio a turchis. Folio CCXLIX ], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - [Constantinopolis expugnatio a turchis. Folio CCXLIX ]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Coloured.. 458x323mm. Wood block print with letter press. Some marginal minor age-toning on the outer left hand margin. Size of illustration 230x225mm.
Panoramic town-view of Istanbul to show the capture of the city by the Turks in 1453. A imaginary view: however the earliest obtainable view of this period.
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SCHEDEL, H.,  Roma. - Genua - Folium CXXX [Rome and Genua], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Roma. - Genua - Folium CXXX [Rome and Genua]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Coloured.. 460x325mm. Double page wood cut. Some usual minor age-toning along the center fold. A few worm holes filled in. Very good.
A spectacular woodcut panorama incunable town-view of Rome.
One of the earliest obtainable view of this period.
Like all images from the Chronicle a bit imaginary, however the Castel de San Angelo, the Vatican, Coliseum, Pantheon, Belvedere and Mausoleum of Hadria...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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Condition Rating: 2
SCHEDEL, H.,  Quita Etas Mundi. Folium.LXVIII (Verona), antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quita Etas Mundi. Folium.LXVIII (Verona)
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 438x305mm. Letter press with wood block prints. Size of the sheet : 438x305mm. Dark impression on large sheet. Good condition.
The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary town-view of Verona, Italy.
VERSO are portraits of poets and teachers.
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHEDEL, H.,  Quita Etas Mundi. Folium.LXXI (Toulouse), antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quita Etas Mundi. Folium.LXXI (Toulouse)
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 438x305mm. Letter press with wood block prints. Size of the sheet : 438x305mm. Dark impression on large sheet. Good condition.
The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary town-view of Toulouse, France.
VERSO are portraits of poets and teachers.
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 172  

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SCHEDEL, H.,  Quita Etas Mundi. Folium. LXXXIIII  (Mantova), antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quita Etas Mundi. Folium. LXXXIIII (Mantova)
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 438x305mm. Letter press with wood block prints. Size of the sheet : 438x305mm. Dark impression on large sheet. Fine condition.
The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary town-view of Mantova, Italy.
VERSO are portraits of poets and teachers.
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$ 125
Approx. Euro 108  

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHEDEL, H.,  Erfordias. [Erfurt CLVI ], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Erfordias. [Erfurt CLVI ]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 440x610mm. Very good condition, wide margins and attractive colours.
A very fine town-view of Erfurt (225x528mm.), capital of the German Province of Thuringia.
Verso showing different Popes and noble men.
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHEDEL, H.,  Sexta Etas Mundi. Constancia. [Constance CCXLI ], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Sexta Etas Mundi. Constancia. [Constance CCXLI ]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 440x610mm. Some very minor marginal staining, very good condition, wide margins and attractive colours.
A very fine town-view of Constance, in Germany, centered on the cathedral (198 x 520 mm).
VERSO, seven insets of scientists, noblemen and Popes..
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$ 1,700
Approx. Euro 1,462  

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SCHEDEL, H.,  Portugalia / Istanbul CCXC. [With mentioning of Portuguese voyage of discovery along the coast of Africa ], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Portugalia / Istanbul CCXC. [With mentioning of Portuguese voyage of discovery along the coast of Africa ]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 444x310mm. Dark impression on large sheet. In good condition. Size of paper : 445x310mm.
The verso of this page CCXC is of particular interest for its brief account (not appearing in the subsequent German edition of the same year) of the “Portuguese voyage of discovery along the coast of Africa in 1483 [1484], under the direction of Diego Cam and Martin Behaim of Nuremberg, which has be... (Go to Item Page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHEDEL, H.,  Quarta etas mudi Folio LVIII [Rome], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quarta etas mudi Folio LVIII [Rome]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 438x610mm. Dark impression on large sheet. In good condition.
Double text page in Latin with a woodblock town-view Rome (23x53cm.) While the illustration is less than accurate, the Castel de San Angelo, the Vatican, Colosseum, Pantheon, Belvedere and Mausoleum of Hadrian are clearly depicted among other featur... (Go to Item Page)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

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Condition Rating: 2
SCHEDEL, H.,  Quinta etas mudi Folio XCI [Colonia], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quinta etas mudi Folio XCI [Colonia]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 430x613mm. Dark impression on large sheet. In good condition.
Double page in Latin with a panoramic town-view of Cologne. (19.5 x 52.5cm). This woodcut has been specially designed for the Cologne view, and appears nowhere else in the Chronicle to represent any other city. This is made certain by the coats of arm... (Go to Item Page)
$ 1,800
Approx. Euro 1,548  

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SCHEDEL, H.,  Quinta Etas Mudi. Folium. LXV (With view of Babylon), antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quinta Etas Mudi. Folium. LXV (With view of Babylon)
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Uncoloured.. 370x225mm. Letter press with wood block prints. Size of the sheet : 438x305mm. Dark impression on large sheet. Marginal staining, overall in good condition.
The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary town-view of the Ancient City of Babylon (Dim. H : 138 mm W : 223 mm).
VERSO are portraits of poets and teachers.
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 129  

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SCHEDEL, H.,  Constatinopolis. [Istanbul], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Constatinopolis. [Istanbul]
Augsburg, Johann Schönsperger, 1497, Uncoloured.. 300x230mm. A very good copy of this rare woodcut illustration. [30 x 20,3 (full sheet) cm], the view 104x195mm.
Short left hand margin, shaving the outer border.
Panoramic town-view of Constantinople (Istanbul). Woodcut published in the so-called pirate edition of the "small Schedel" in Augsburg, 1497, Latin edition.
Originally the Nuremberg Chronicle by Hartmann Schedel was published 1493 in...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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MÜNSTER, S.,  Vuyssembourg cité impériale. . ., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Vuyssembourg cité impériale. . .
Basle, 1560, Uncoloured.. 275x376mm. Wood block print, with some very light staining. Generally in very good condition.
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$ 80
Approx. Euro 69  

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DE BELLEFOREST, F.,  Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru., antique map, old maps DE BELLEFOREST, F. - Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru.
Lyons, 1564, Coloured.. 270x378mm. Wood block print with letter press. Centerfold on verso reinforced for protective reason. Fine.
A very desirable and scarce item of this decorative and early bid's-eye town-plan of the Inca city of Cuzco. Several figures shown inside the city walls and on the hillside and roads leading into the city. Title in ribbon banner. French text above the print and on verso. ... (Go to Item Page)
$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 946  

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FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G.,  Il vero disegno della pianta di Milano si come veramente oggi di' si ritrova 1567., antique map, old maps FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G. - Il vero disegno della pianta di Milano si come veramente oggi di' si ritrova 1567.
Venice, Zaltieri, (1567) 1568, Uncoloured.. 270x404mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some light discolouration along center fold and a closed 12mm split in center part. Wide margins and good and dark impression.
Rare Lafreri School town-plan of Milan, engraved by Paolo Forlani, of the Lafreri school of mapmakers, first published in "Il Primo Libro Delle Citta, Et Fortezze Principali Del Mondo", this is the second issue in Giulio Ballino's "De' Disegni Delle Piu Illustri Citta …" ... (Go to Item Page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Polna vulgo Polm insign : Bohemia., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Polna vulgo Polm insign : Bohemia.
Cologne, ca. 1572, Coloured.. 321x492mm. Dark impression. Very good condition. French text on verso.
RARE only included in part VI of his town book. Bird's-eye town-view of Polna in Bohemia by G. Hoefnagel and son, 1617. Key to six locations.
Frans Hogenberg (1535 Mechelen - Cologne 1590) was a copper engraver and etcher. Georg Braun (1541 - Cologne - 1622) was a ge...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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Condition Rating: 2
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Lutetia, vulgari nomine Paris, urbs Gallia…, antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Lutetia, vulgari nomine Paris, urbs Gallia…
Cologne, ca. 1572, Coloured.. 340x485mm. Short left hand margin, as issued. In good condition. German text on verso.
Beautiful and early town-plan of Paris with title cartouche and figures in the foreground. The Bastille is shown at the upper center of the engraving and the Notre-Dame cathedral is on the eastern end of on the island.
Cartouche decorated with three figures at lower ...
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$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

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Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Lutetia, vulgari nomine Paris, urbs Gallia…, antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Lutetia, vulgari nomine Paris, urbs Gallia…
Cologne, ca. 1572, Coloured.. 340x485mm. Paper browned. Latin text on verso.
Beautiful and early town-plan of Paris with title cartouche and figures in the foreground. The Bastille is shown at the upper center of the engraving and the Notre-Dame cathedral is on the eastern end of on the island.
Cartouche decorated with three figures at lower ...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,720  

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Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Oenipons, siue Enipontius vulgo Insspruck. . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Oenipons, siue Enipontius vulgo Insspruck. . .
Cologne 1575, In attractive original colours.. 340x425mm. Paper slightly browned. Center fold partly underlaid for protective reason. Good impression.
One of the earliest detailed birds-eye town-plans of Innsbruck. The fortified city nestles in the impressive mountainous alpine Inn Valley. In the foreground is a couple in costume whilst a barge is being pulled through the shallow waters of the Inn River.
From the g...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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DE BELLEFOREST, F.,  Le Vray pourtraict, et forteresse de la ville de Sainct Omer., antique map, old maps DE BELLEFOREST, F. - Le Vray pourtraict, et forteresse de la ville de Sainct Omer.
Paris, 1575, Uncoloured.. 295x360mm. Wood block print. Good and dark impression. French text on verso.
A very decorative and rare town-plan of Saint-Omer from François de Belleforest's "La Cosmographie universelle de tout le monde". Paris, 1575.
The book was a French translation of the Cosmographia of Sebastian Münster.
With a lettered key A=V underneath the plan....
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$ 110
Approx. Euro 95  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Sevilla, Hispalis … [on sheet with] Cadiz [and] Malaga., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Sevilla, Hispalis … [on sheet with] Cadiz [and] Malaga.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 340x473mm. Latin text on verso. Old backing on verso of split lower part center fold, 10cm. into engraved area. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold, altogether very good and in very attractive original colouring.
Very desirable and early town-view of Lisbon, with the Roman and Moorish citadels on the hills in the background.
"In upper part Seville, showing the city from the southeast, seen at a distance from the far side of the Guadalquivir, from land now occupied by the Bar...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Burgos celebris et antiqua Hispaniae civitas, . . . [on sheet with] Sanct. Sebastianum vulgo Donosien ad Occanum . . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Burgos celebris et antiqua Hispaniae civitas, . . . [on sheet with] Sanct. Sebastianum vulgo Donosien ad Occanum . . .
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 327x472mm. Latin text on verso. Split lower part center fold, 10 cm. into engraved area. Some marginal tumbling and some toning and browning.
Very desirable and early town-view of Burgos which was developed as a stronghold against the Moors from AD 884. In 932 it became the capital of the county and in 1037 of the Kingdom of Castile. The ruined citadel, the former fortress of the kings of Castile, can be clearl... (Go to Item Page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Lugdunum. (Lyon), antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Lugdunum. (Lyon)
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 330x480mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold and offsetting due to oxidation, altogether very good and in very attractive original colouring.
Very desirable and early town-views of Lyon.

Lyons's position between the Saône and the Rhône, so advantageous in terms of transportation, is impressively conveyed in this plan view from a steep bird's-eye perspective. The city's oldest surviving church, the Ro...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Gandavum  (Ghent), antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Gandavum (Ghent)
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In very attractive original colours.. 335x412mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold and some offsetting due to oxidation. Repair of a small tear in upper part center fold.
Altogether very good and in very attractive original colouring.
Very desirable and early town-plan of Ghent. In lower left corner a numbered key (1-103). "The view of Ghent shows the city from the northwest in plan view from a great height. The historical core of the city occupies the peninsula between the two Rivers Schelde and Leie.... (Go to Item Page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Brunopolis vulgo Brunsvicum, ... [on sheet with] Luneburgum, Nobilis Saxoniae Urbs, ... [and] Brema [and] Aldenburgum Holsatiae, antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Brunopolis vulgo Brunsvicum, ... [on sheet with] Luneburgum, Nobilis Saxoniae Urbs, ... [and] Brema [and] Aldenburgum Holsatiae
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 337x474mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold and some offsetting due to oxidation. Old repair of split lower part center fold, 5cm. into engraved area. In very attractive original colouring.
Four very desirable and early town-plans Braunschweig, Luneburg, Bremen and Stade.
"BRAUNSCHWEIG : he very low viewpoint allows the tops of the towers, churches and houses to be seen. Most striking of these is the church of St Andreas on the left with its two...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Dresden - Dresa Florentissimum Misniae Opp. Illust: Saxoniae Ducum Sedes [on sheet with] Leibzigk - Lipsia Litterarum Studiis et Mercatura Celebre Misniae Oppidum., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Dresden - Dresa Florentissimum Misniae Opp. Illust: Saxoniae Ducum Sedes [on sheet with] Leibzigk - Lipsia Litterarum Studiis et Mercatura Celebre Misniae Oppidum.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 330x478mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold and some offsetting due to oxidation. Repair of split center fold and split in lower left part. In very attractive original colouring.
Two very desirable and early town-views of Dresden and Leipzig.
"DRESDEN : In the first half of the 16th century Dresden - here seen at a distance from the direction of Pirna - still appears relatively modest in size. Clearly indicated by the caption on the l...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 387  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Nurnberga Florentissimum Germaniae Emporium, . . . [on sheet with] Ulma Imperialis in Suevia [and] Saltzburg Urbis Salisburgensis Genvina Descriptio [and] Lindaw - Lindoia, Oppidum Imperij insulare, . . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Nurnberga Florentissimum Germaniae Emporium, . . . [on sheet with] Ulma Imperialis in Suevia [and] Saltzburg Urbis Salisburgensis Genvina Descriptio [and] Lindaw - Lindoia, Oppidum Imperij insulare, . . .
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 338x468mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold. Old repair of very small split in center fold and split lower left. In very attractive original colouring.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Nürnberg, Ulm, Salzburg and Lindau in a first state.
"NUREMBERG (NÜRNBERG) : The way the city of Nuremberg is perceived has been shaped by the showy double-sided view in Hartmann Schedel's 1493 Chronicle. Schedel pr...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Heidelberga - Florentissimae civitatis Heidelbergensis . . . [on sheet with] Spira Celebris admodum Imperij & episcopalis in Germania civitas … [and] Wormacia vetustissima Vangionum civitas . . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Heidelberga - Florentissimae civitatis Heidelbergensis . . . [on sheet with] Spira Celebris admodum Imperij & episcopalis in Germania civitas … [and] Wormacia vetustissima Vangionum civitas . . .
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 345x472mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold. Brown stain in lower image. In very attractive original colouring.
Three very desirable and early town-plans of Heidelberg, Speyer and Worms in a first state.
"HEIDELBERG :The view of the city and castle overlooking the Neckar is presented from the slightly elevated path known as the Philosopher's Way. Those familiar with He...
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 301  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Ancona Civitas Piceni Celeberrima, ad Mare Adriaticum Posita . . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Ancona Civitas Piceni Celeberrima, ad Mare Adriaticum Posita . . .
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 335x480mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling. In very attractive original colouring.
Very desirable and early town-plan of Ancona with a numbered key (1-45) in bottom..
"Ancona is seen here from Adriatic in bird's-eye view.
The curved natural harbour full of ships in front of the city and the well-ordered fields on the hills behind are particul...
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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Haec est Nobilis, & Florens Illa Neapolis  . . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Haec est Nobilis, & Florens Illa Neapolis . . .
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 335x480mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and offsetting due to oxidation of paint.
Very desirable and early town-plan of Naples with a numbered key (1-71) in bottom and in a first edition.
"Naples is presented from a plan-like bird's-eye view. The dominant impression is of a bustling city and trading port with a well-designed layout and impregnabl...
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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Parma [on sheet with] Sena [and] Panhormus, Palermo vulgariter, ... [and] Drepanum (Trapani), antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Parma [on sheet with] Sena [and] Panhormus, Palermo vulgariter, ... [and] Drepanum (Trapani)
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 362x470mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold. Old repair of small split in lower part center fold, 2cm. into engraved area. In very attractive original colouring.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Parma, Siena, Palermo and Trapani.
"PARMA : "Parma is shown from an elevated viewpoint. The city is divided in half by the Parma: on the right-hand side the eye is struck by the imposing domed Romanesque cathedral o...
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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Messana, Urbs est Sicilie maxima, situ, opulentia, & tuta navium statione., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Messana, Urbs est Sicilie maxima, situ, opulentia, & tuta navium statione.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 362x470mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold. Old repair of a split in right hand part, small hole in upper right corner and lower part center, 2cm. into engraved area. In very attractive original colouring.
Very desirable and early town-plan of Messina on Sicily, with a numbered key (1-167) in lower part.
"Messina is shown from the east, in a view looking down upon the crescent -shaped natural harbour and the city with its geometric plan. The image of Messina is domina...
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$ 425
Approx. Euro 366  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Tingis Lusitanis Tangiara [on sheet with] Tzaffin [and] Septa [and] Arzilla [and] Sala., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Tingis Lusitanis Tangiara [on sheet with] Tzaffin [and] Septa [and] Arzilla [and] Sala.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 325x480mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold.
Five very desirable and early town-plans of Tangier, Safi, Ceuta, Asilah and Sala.
"TANGIER (TANJA) : "The engraving shows a fortified town, whereby only half the area within the walls is built up. The large building in the background may be the governor's r...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 344  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Anfa, quibusdam Anaffa [on sheet with] Azaamurum [and] Diu [and] Goa., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Anfa, quibusdam Anaffa [on sheet with] Azaamurum [and] Diu [and] Goa.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 339x471mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold. Small tear in lower part centerfold, 1cm. into engraved area.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Casablanca (Anfa) - Azemmour (Azamor) - Diu - Old Goa (Velha Goa)
"CASABLANCA (ANFA) : "The engraving shows the ravaged city after 1486. The Berbers arrived in the area as early as the 7th century and their settlem...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 430  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Calechut Celeberrimum Indiae Emporium [on sheet with] Ormus [and] Canonor [and] S. Georgii Oppidum Mina.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 338x474mm. Latin text on verso. Some very light discolouration in lower center fold, in general in very fine condition.
Four very desirable and early town-plans of Kozhikode, Hormuz, Kannur and Almina.
"KOZHIKODE (CALICUT) : "The city is viewed from the sea, just as it would have appeared to the astonished eyes of the Portuguese explorers arriving from the west. For when Vasco da Gam...
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$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Genua... / Florentia., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Genua... / Florentia.
Cologne, 1580, In original colours.. 330x480mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Fine overall condition.
A fine set of two views on one sheet, the upper town-view showing Genoa. The lower view shows a perspective of the city of Florence.
From the greatest publication in this genre!. The Civitates was compiled and written by George Braun, Canon of Cologne Cathedral....
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,290  

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Moscavw. Moscovia, Urbs regionis eiusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior. . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Moscavw. Moscovia, Urbs regionis eiusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior. . .
Cologne, 1580, Coloured.. 350x490mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Some minor marginal spotting. Repaired marginal tear on upper and bottom center fold and lower right and left margins.
Showing Moscow within the walled city and figures in the foreground. Title cartouche in the lower right corner Moscovia, Urbs. Regionis ciusde nominis metropolitica, duplo maior, qua Praga Boiemiae, lignea aeduficia habet, multas plateas, fed dispersas, latifsimi campi interiacent : Mosca amnis,... (Go to Item Page)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,010  

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Calechut Celeberri mum Indiae Emporium/ Ormus/ Canonor, St.Georgii., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Calechut Celeberri mum Indiae Emporium/ Ormus/ Canonor, St.Georgii.
Cologne, 1580, Coloured.. 337x478mm. Some age-toning of the paper. With contemp. Marginal annotations in pen and ink. Overall very good condition.
Four panoramic town-views on one sheet: The upper approximately two-thirds of this double page sheet contains a fine panoramic view of Calicut which is on the west coast of India in Kerala, while the lower third is divided among three other views: Ormus, Canonor, S... (Go to Item Page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 860  

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MÜNSTER, S.,  Constantinopel des Griechischen Keijserthumbs Hauptstatt  im Lande Thracia am Meere gelegen., antique map, old maps MÜNSTER, S. - Constantinopel des Griechischen Keijserthumbs Hauptstatt im Lande Thracia am Meere gelegen.
Basle, 1550-1580, Coloured.. 203x380mm. Double page woodblock print with German letter press. Paper slightly browned and spotted. Old repair of a tear in lower margin.
Detailed town view of the Golden Horn of Constantinople. The city plan depicts the markets, homes, palaces and churches, including the famous Hagia Sophia, shown prior to the addition of the last two minarets in the late 16th century. On the Bosphorus Strait can be seen d... (Go to Item Page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 645  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Avignon., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Avignon.
Cologne, 1585, Uncoloured.. 306x466mm. In good condition, with good margins. Lovely dark impression.
A fine bird's eye town-plan of the ancient capital of Provence, Avignon, from the Civitates Orbis Terrarum.
The plan prominently features the fabulous palaces along with the city streets, walls, gates, homes, gardens, windmills and even a gallows. The Pont d'Avigno...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 258  

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After BRAUN,G./ HOGENBERG, F.,  Novesium vulgo Neus - Verona nunc Bonn - Brula - Sontina, Zunsz Oppidum. . ., antique map, old maps After BRAUN,G./ HOGENBERG, F. - Novesium vulgo Neus - Verona nunc Bonn - Brula - Sontina, Zunsz Oppidum. . .
Cologne, c.1590, In original colours.. 335x498mm. Four pen and ink with watercolour views on one sheet of paper. Paper a little brittle due to oxidation of green paint. Painted on sheet with Latin text on verso.
Four pen and ink with watercolour town-views of - Novesium vulgo Neus urbs ubiorum Rhenana Aº. Dm M.D.L.XXV ad viuum delineata. (10,5 x 46 cm)
- Verona, nunc Bonna, Communiter, Bonn Oppidum Supra Coloniam Agrippinam, ad Rheni flumen, illus Fre. 1575. (11,3 x 46 cm...
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$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,365  

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BRAUN, G./ HOGENBERG, F.,  Venetia. (Venice), antique map, old maps BRAUN, G./ HOGENBERG, F. - Venetia. (Venice)
Cologne, 1590, In attractive original colours.. 335x485mm. In very good condition. A good and dark impression. With contemporary marginal annotations in brown ink. Now-a-days difficult to find in original colouring.
Precise, beautiful bird's-eye town-view of Venice, clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark. The surrounding lagoon is animated with a great variety of sailing vessels. At bottom center is a procession of the doge and dignitaries. The vigne... (Go to Item Page)
$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 3,870  

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BRAUN, G./ HOGENBERG, F.,  Venetia. (Venice), antique map, old maps BRAUN, G./ HOGENBERG, F. - Venetia. (Venice)
Cologne, 1590, In original colours.. 335x485mm. Paper very slightly age toned. In very good condition. A good and dark impression.
Precise, beautiful bird's-eye town plan of Venice, clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark. The surrounding lagoon is animated with a great variety of sailing vessels. At bottom center is a procession of the droge and dignitar... (Go to Item Page)
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SCOLARI, S.,  Venetia., antique map, old maps SCOLARI, S. - Venetia.
Venice, c.1597, Uncoloured.. 386x526mm. Very good and dark impression. Margins cut to neat line, as usual. Paper on verso a little bit smudged but in general very good condition.
First state (unknown before) of this spectacular town-plan of Venice published engraved by Stefano Scolari, after the Bernardo Salvioni (1597) plan of Venice. It's the first state of the J. Schulz, "The Printed plans and panoramic views o... (Go to Item Page)
$ 7,500
Approx. Euro 6,450  

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ORLANDINI, J.,  Il vero ritratto di Nettvno al presente oaupato da gl'imperiali., antique map, old maps ORLANDINI, J. - Il vero ritratto di Nettvno al presente oaupato da gl'imperiali.
Rome, 1557 / 1602, Uncoloured.. 280x380mm. Very good condition.
Rare and early town-plan of Nettuno, in the province of Rome, which is now-a-days a touristic harbour.
Issued by Joannes Orlandi who acquired many Lafreri plates, which he re-issued at the beginning of the 17th century.
Rare, separately published, "Lafreri" map....
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$ 2,700
Approx. Euro 2,322  

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GUICCIARDINI, L.,  DELFT. Delphium urbs Hollandiae cultissima. . ., antique map, old maps GUICCIARDINI, L. - DELFT. Delphium urbs Hollandiae cultissima. . .
Amsterdam, 1612, Uncoloured.. 230x314mm. Very fine condition.
A bird's-eye view of the town of Delft. From the first Dutch translation of Guicciardini's description of the Netherlands. In this town-plan three buildings, still dominating the old town center of Delft, have been drawn in: the Nieuwe Kerk, the Oude Kerk and the town-ha... (Go to Item Page)
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GUICCIARDINI, L.,  Ruremunda Gelriae opp., antique map, old maps GUICCIARDINI, L. - Ruremunda Gelriae opp.
Amsterdam, 1612, Coloured.. 221x293mm. In fine condition.
A bird's eye town-plan of the town of Roermond.
From the first Dutch translation of Guicciardini's description of the Netherlands....
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 237  

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Die Stat Swybuschin in nider Schlesien., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Die Stat Swybuschin in nider Schlesien.
Cologne, ca. 1617, Coloured.. 343x465mm. In very fine condition. Dark impression.
A fine birds-eye town-plan of Swiebodzin in Poland. The earliest historical records mentioning Swiebodzin (Ger: Schweibus) date from the beginning of the fourteenth century.
The town sprang up at the intersection of the old trade routes linking Silesia with Pomerani...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 774  

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BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F., Premislia celebris russiae civitas., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Premislia celebris russiae civitas.
Cologne, 1618, In original colours.. 350x485mm. Very good condition. Paper slightly age-toned. Latin text on verso.
RARE only included in part VI of his town book. Bird's-eyetown-view of Przemysl in Poland. Frans Hogenberg (1535 Mechelen - Cologne 1590) was a copper engraver and etcher. Georg Braun (1541 - Cologne - 1622) was a geographer and publisher. Both edited the first comprehen... (Go to Item Page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,580  

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