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Madagascar & other Islands
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .
Venice, ca. 1696, Uncoloured.. 605x450mm. Very fine condition. Printed on heavy paper. A few very marginal water stains.
A beautiful and flamboyantly engraved large-scale map of Madagascar, Bourbon and part of the coast of Mozambique.
On verso a smaller map Madagascar (170x123mm)
The map is the product of the late 17th century Venetian cartographer, Vincenzo Coronelli.
A decorative title cartouche ap...
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Estimate
($ 550 - 650)

Starting bid
$ 450
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE L'ISLE.,  Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres., antique map, old maps DE L'ISLE. - Carte du Congo et du Pays des Cafres.
Paris, January 1708, In original o/l colours.. 490x620mm. A dark impression. Water staining at lower part of the map.
Large map of the Southern part of Africa, including Madagascar. With the imprint "Chez l’Auteur sur le Quai de l’Horloge (imprint erased after Horloge) avec Privilege Janvier 1708.
An important map by one of France's most prolific map makers.

The Delisle (de L'Isle) family followed t...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 500)

Starting bid
$ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BELLIN, J., Isle de Madagascar Autrement Isle de St. Laurent., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J. - Isle de Madagascar Autrement Isle de St. Laurent.
Paris, 1747, Uncolored. 295x230mm. In very fine condition with folds as issued. Lightly age toned.
An attractive map of the island of Madagascar marking its settlements and topography, by Bellin from Prevost's "Histoire Generale des Voyages".
Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703 -1772) was a French hydrographer, geographer, and member of the French intellectual group called the 'philosophes'. Bellin...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 225)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
J.B. d'Apres de Mannevillette., Carte Des Isles Et Dangers Situés au Nord-Est de l'Isle Madagascar., antique map, old maps J.B. d'Apres de Mannevillette. - Carte Des Isles Et Dangers Situés au Nord-Est de l'Isle Madagascar.
Paris, 1771, Uncoloured. 333x492mm. In very good condition. Paper very slightly soiled. On verso: no text.
A French sea chart of Diego Garcia and the surrounding islands, now the British Indian Ocean Territory. Diego Garcia is the largest land mass in the Chagos Archipelago (which includes Peros Banhos, the Salomon Islands, the Three Brothers (islands), the Egmont Islands and the Great Chagos Bank).
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Estimate
($ 180 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Jean Baptiste  d'Après de Mannevillette., Carte de la Côte orientale de Madagascar depuis Mananzari jusques et compris l'anse du Fort Dauphin., antique map, old maps Jean Baptiste d'Après de Mannevillette. - Carte de la Côte orientale de Madagascar depuis Mananzari jusques et compris l'anse du Fort Dauphin.
Paris, 1775, Uncoloured. 667x484mm. In good condition. Centrefold as issued. Paper slightly soiled. Two nearly invisible, small wormholes along centrefold. On verso: no text.
A large sea chart of Madagascar, showing the southeast coastline of Madagascar and two inset maps of the harbours and anchorage of Tolanaro and the islands of Saite Luce, titled Plan de l'Anse du Fort Dauphin and Plan de la Baye et des Islots de Ste. Luce.
From the second revised and enlarged ...
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Estimate
($ 180 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BONNE, R., Carte Generale Des Isles., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - Carte Generale Des Isles.
Paris, ca 1780, Handcoloured. 212x319mm. A nicely hand coloured map. Centrefold as issued. Verso: blank.
A map of the Indian Ocean archipelago of the Mascarene or Mascarenhas islands: Île Bourbon (now Réunion), Île de France (Mauritius) & Rodrigues. Published in Paris by R. Bonne, ca. 1780.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 150 - 180)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2