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DAUMONT,  26e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Abbaye de Westminster et de l'Eglise Ste. Marguerite à Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 26e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Abbaye de Westminster et de l'Eglise Ste. Marguerite à Londres.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 255x390mm. Mint. condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the Westminster Abbey, in London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and special en...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 401  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
ANONYME,  Vuë du dedans de l'Eglise de St. MARTIN à Londre., antique map, old maps ANONYME - Vuë du dedans de l'Eglise de St. MARTIN à Londre.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 272x410mm. A fine copy. Very good condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the central aisle of St. Martin's church, in London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devi...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
HUQUIER,  Vüe Perspective du Pont neuf construit sur la tamise a Hampton-Court., antique map, old maps HUQUIER - Vüe Perspective du Pont neuf construit sur la tamise a Hampton-Court.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 242x376mm. Faint traces of marginal water staining. Very good condition.
As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in such a good condition are rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a bridge on the river Thames at Hampton-Court.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and special engravings t...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 178  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HUQUIER,  Vüe Perspective de l'Hospital de Greenwich prise de la Thamise., antique map, old maps HUQUIER - Vüe Perspective de l'Hospital de Greenwich prise de la Thamise.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 260x407mm. As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of Greenwich Hospital, illustrating its close proximity to the River Thames.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices ...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 356  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DAUMONT,  77e Vüe d'Optique Représentant Les Cascades du Jardin de Vauxhall a Londres., antique map, old maps DAUMONT - 77e Vüe d'Optique Représentant Les Cascades du Jardin de Vauxhall a Londres.
Paris, 1760, In attractive strong original colours.. 300x420mm. As a result of their constant handling, optical prints - as here - in pristine condition are extremely rare.
So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the fountains and artificial cascades in Vauxhall Gardens, London.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and London which produced optical viewing devices and spe...
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$ 200
Approx. Euro 178  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
WALLIS, E.,  Wallis's Guide for Strangers Through London., antique map, old maps WALLIS, E. - Wallis's Guide for Strangers Through London.
London, E.Wallis, ca. 1840, In attractive strong original colours.. 535x675mm. Dissected and mounted on linen. Age toned and signs of use, but generally very good condition for such a type of map.
Engraved plan with original hand-colouring, with title and alphabetical list of the principal streets below. Published by Edward Wellis 42 Skinner Street.
With "An alphabetical list of 450 principal streets, with references to their situation" underneath the plan. This edition shows the London...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LEBRETON, L.,  AFFAIRES D'ORIENT Départ des Grenadiers de la Garde Anglaise, à bord du Steamer transatlantique l'Orenoco. . ., antique map, old maps LEBRETON, L. - AFFAIRES D'ORIENT Départ des Grenadiers de la Garde Anglaise, à bord du Steamer transatlantique l'Orenoco. . .
Paris, Lemercier, c.1860, In original colours.. 195x276mm. Lithography on tinted grounds finished by hand. Some light marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Beautiful lithography of the departure of the British steamboat "l'Orenoco" from Southampton in May 1854, with soldiers leaving for the Crimean War.
After a design Louis by Le Breton.
Louis LeBreton was a surgeon in the French Navy from 1836-1848. During that period he made several very ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
British counties
WAGHENAER, L. J.,  De zee cuften tufschen Dovere en Orfords nesse, daer de Teemse de Vermaerde Rivire van Lonen gelegens is. . ., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - De zee cuften tufschen Dovere en Orfords nesse, daer de Teemse de Vermaerde Rivire van Lonen gelegens is. . .
Leiden, Plantijn, 1585, Coloured.. 325x510mm. Marginal discolouration and paper slightly age-toned. Left and right margins underlaid. Else good condition.
A detailed chart of the English channel coastland. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very early edition rare Dutch text edition of this landmark contribution to the science of navigation. Waghenaer''s own personal ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WAGHENAER, L. J.,  Belchrijuinghe vande zee custen van Engelandt. . ., antique map, old maps WAGHENAER, L. J. - Belchrijuinghe vande zee custen van Engelandt. . .
Leiden, Plantijn, 1585, Coloured.. 325x510mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of a few marginal tears. Else good condition.
A rare Dutch text edition of this early detailed chart of the northern coast of England. West to the top. Mileage cartouche has no Latin captures. Decorated by a colourful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels.
A early Dutch text editi...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Insula Sacra; vulgo Holy Iland; et Farne, antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Insula Sacra; vulgo Holy Iland; et Farne
Amsterdam, 1646, In original o/l colours.. 390x470mm. Lower right margin restored. A fine copy.
Farne and Holy Islands off the coast of Northumberland. The Abbey, the Old Fort and the town are clearly marked. - German text edition.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J.,  Middle-sexia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. - Middle-sexia.
Amsterdam, 1662, In attractive strong original colours.. 415x478mm. Fine original colour, heightened in gold, light overall age-toning, slightly darker along the top edge, two small worm holes in the lower margin, otherwise a fine example.
Double-page map of the old Middlesex County, including a marvelous depiction of London on the Thames in the lower right corner. Decorative cartouche and coat of arms. Latin text on verso. Also on verso illustration of Stonehenge. Also on verso illustration of Stonehenge.
Blaeu established his f...
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$ 600
Approx. Euro 534  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Channel islands
GOOS, P.,  Het Canaal tusschen Engeland en Vranciick., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Het Canaal tusschen Engeland en Vranciick.
Amsterdam, after 1666, Coloured.. 429x545mm. On very thick double-ply paper as issued. Paper browned and water marks in left and right hand part.
An eye-catching chart of the Channel.
Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver, publisher and print seller of Amsterdam. His widow continued business at her husband's death. She re-issued the 'Nieuwe Groote Zee-Spiegel (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JAILLOT, H.,  Carte de la Manche. . ., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, H. - Carte de la Manche. . .
Amsterdam, 1692, In original o/l colours.. 578x785mm. Printed on two joined sheets. Paper along the centerfold slightly age-toned. Very good condition.
Chart showing the Chanel, with the coastline of France from La Baie de Douarnenez to Dunkerque, and the coastline of England from Stroble head to Manning Tree.
Boundaries outlined in hand colour. The map is fully and richly engraved.
The map notes Nicolas Sa...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 801  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Italy
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Tabula ITALIAE Corsicae, Sardaniae, et adjacentium Regnorum. . . Ioannem Ianssonium . . . 1628., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Tabula ITALIAE Corsicae, Sardaniae, et adjacentium Regnorum. . . Ioannem Ianssonium . . . 1628.
Amsterdam, 1680, Coloured.. 457x540mm. Cut onto neat line, with reinforced margins. Printed on heavy paper, good and dark impression.
First state (of 3) of this "carte à figures"- map of Italy produced by Johannes Janssonius in 1628. The composition, decoration and geographical content follow with the map by Jodocus Hondius that it can not be determined which one was issu... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,340  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DESNOS, Louis Charles,  Carte d'Italie, assujettie aux observations astronomiques et aux itinéraires. Comprenant toutes les grandes routes qui traversent les différens Etat de cette région . . ., antique map, old maps DESNOS, Louis Charles - Carte d'Italie, assujettie aux observations astronomiques et aux itinéraires. Comprenant toutes les grandes routes qui traversent les différens Etat de cette région . . .
Paris, 1766, In delicate original colours.. 262x430mm. Six sheets dark impression with wide margins. Each map 263 x 430mm.
Six double page original hand-coloured engraved post route maps of Italy, from the 'Nouvel itinéraire général' by Louis Desnos, marking the major roads. In upper right large title cartouche in upper right corner. Each route is marked to indicate the mileage between ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 425
Approx. Euro 378  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
Italy cities
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 …" ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 445  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE CLERCK, N.,  Maria De Medices D. G Galliae et Navarrae Reg. Uxor Henr. IIII., antique map, old maps DE CLERCK, N. - Maria De Medices D. G Galliae et Navarrae Reg. Uxor Henr. IIII.
Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621, Uncoloured.. 180x120mm. Copperplate engraving on text leaf with letterpress. Page slightly age-toned. Minor marginal water stain, upper left corner. Size of paper : 31x 19cm.
The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of Marie de' Medici, queen consort of France .
Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delft from 1599-1621.
Included in the rare book : Wereld Spiegel, waer in vertoontword de Beschryvinge der Rijken Staten, en...
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$ 25
Approx. Euro 22  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BOISSEAU, J.,  Desciption de lopulente et manifique ville de Venise., antique map, old maps BOISSEAU, J. - Desciption de lopulente et manifique ville de Venise.
Paris, 1646, Uncoloured.. 275x694mm. A strong impression. Printed on two sheets of paper. Wide margins. Small brown spot in middle. Repair of a small marginal tear, not affecting engraved area.
Very good and dark impression.
Extremely rare panoramic town-view of Venice and neighboring islands (Murano, Burano, Torcello and Mazorbo), clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark. The surrounding lagoon is animated with a great variety of sailing vessels.<... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 7,000
Approx. Euro 6,230  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DANCKERTS, D.,  Neapolis., antique map, old maps DANCKERTS, D. - Neapolis.
Amsterdam, 1660, Uncoloured. 400x510mm. A very good and dark impression. Paper slightly browned. Very good throughout.
A rare panoramic town-view of Naples with over the whole length of the lower part 3 columns of poems in Latin, Dutch and French.
Published by Dancker Danckerts (1634-1666)....
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$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 3,115  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AVELINE, P.A.,  Turin ville capitale du Piémont, et Résidence du Duc de Savoye. . ., antique map, old maps AVELINE, P.A. - Turin ville capitale du Piémont, et Résidence du Duc de Savoye. . .
Paris, ca.1692, Uncoloured.. 189x310mm. Good and dark impression, laid down on paper. Paper slightly browned.
A very decorative and raretown-viewof Turin, including a numbered key (A-M) in lower part. Engraved by Pierre-Alexandre Aveline. With "fait par Aveline avec privilege du Roy 1692" in lower right margin.

Pierre Aveline (Paris, c.1656 - 23 May 1722), was an eng...
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$ 550
Approx. Euro 490  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JAILLOT, H.,  Venise. 1700, antique map, old maps JAILLOT, H. - Venise. 1700
Paris, 1699, Uncoloured.. 545x1060mm. A strong impression. Printed on four sheets of paper. Good margins. Paper very slightly age toned but generally very good for a separate publication. Very good and dark impression.
Extremely rare panoramic broad sheet panoramic town-view of Venice with underneath in letter press a description of the town's history.
The view measures more than 1 meters. The foreground is animated with a great variety of sailing...
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$ 25,000
Approx. Euro 22,250  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, J. / MORTIER, P.,  La Place de Saint Marc a Venise., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / MORTIER, P. - La Place de Saint Marc a Venise.
Amsterdam, 1705, Coloured.. 260x420mm. A nice and attractive impression. Paper slightly age toned.
A very attractive view of the place St Marc in Venice.
Joan Blaeu published during his life three town-books of Italy: Citta del Vaticano, Rome and Napoli. By the year 1672 a fire largely destroyed the main Blaeu workshop, and much o...
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$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 4,005  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CHÉREAU, F. & J.,  Nostre Dame de Lorette., antique map, old maps CHÉREAU, F. & J. - Nostre Dame de Lorette.
Paris c.1720, Uncoloured.. 149x226mm. Mint condition. Dark impression.
A very RARE panoramic town-view of Lorette and the church, including a numbered legend in both lower corners.
The plate is numbered in black pencil in upper right corner.
Published by the brothers Chéreau, active in Paris at rue st.Jacques au Grand St.Remy<...
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$ 250
Approx. Euro 223  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHEREAU, J.,  Vue du palais de Visendic., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. - Vue du palais de Visendic.
Paris, ca. 1750, Original colours.. 270x400mm. So-called optical print. Contemporarily cut on the neat line and margins extended, with a title in manuscript. The mirror-image engraved title still present in top. In good condition.
Showing "Palais de Visendic" and Royal academy for painting and sculpture in Paris.
J. Chereau was a publisher of optical prints, established in Paris, rue St.Jacques.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular specialty establishments in Paris, Augsburg and Londo...
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$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VIERO, T.,  Nuova Pianta Iconografica.. Venezia., antique map, old maps VIERO, T. - Nuova Pianta Iconografica.. Venezia.
Venice, 1818, Coloured.. 470x540mm. A good and dark impression. Printed on heavy paper. Some light blue outline colour. With some old foldings.
Precise bird's-eye town-plan of Venice, clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark, being a reduction of Ughi's 8-sheet map of 1725.
There is a grid engraved over the plan, referred to by the extensive key engraved at b...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 979  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SEIFFERT, W.,  Pianta di Venezia deseg : ed inc : da Guglielmo Seiffert 1859., antique map, old maps SEIFFERT, W. - Pianta di Venezia deseg : ed inc : da Guglielmo Seiffert 1859.
Germany, 1859, Uncoloured.. 732x610mm. Printed in black on cotton. Dimensions: 732 by 610mm.
Striking plan printed on cotton of Venice, published in 1859 by Willem Seiffert. Evidently aimed at the tourist market among Germans travelling south to Venice.
The upper and lower borders contain finely observed vignette views - the upper border is ...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CECCHINI, G.B., G.PIVIDOR.,  (Title page) Vedute dei principali monumenti di Venezia., antique map, old maps CECCHINI, G.B., G.PIVIDOR. - (Title page) Vedute dei principali monumenti di Venezia.
Venice, 1860, In original colours.. 300x420mm. Lithography in attractive original colour, heightened with gum-Arabic. Good condition. Some staining in outer margins.
Decorative title page with in the lower part small inset view of Doge Palace, St. Marco and a gondola.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 134  

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Condition Rating: 3
Italy provinces
BLAEU, W.,  Dominio Veneto nell' Italia., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Dominio Veneto nell' Italia.
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 380x497mm. Near to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper. Very good and dark impression. French text on verso.
With the Gulf of Venice. Including the towns of Cremona, Brescia, Venice, etc.

As Willem Blaeu died in 1638 most of his maps are actually published by his son Joan. This map was actually published in volume II of a French edition of his "Le Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas", dated 1638, t...
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$ 1,100
Approx. Euro 979  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
NOLIN, J-B.,  Les vallées du Piemont. Habitees par les Vaudois ou Berbets. . ., antique map, old maps NOLIN, J-B. - Les vallées du Piemont. Habitees par les Vaudois ou Berbets. . .
Paris, 1690, In original o/l colours.. 300x245mm. Good condition. Copper engraved map with letter press. Size of sheet : 450x620mm. Repair of split lower part center fold.
Detailed map of Piedmont region covering French and Italian territories. Surrounded by a French text description "Description des vallées du Piemont qu'habitent par les vaudois ou Berbets."
Rare broad-sheet map, published by Jean-Baptist Nolin. With dedication to Mr. de Catinat, who was ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  [ Manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra to Genova ]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [ Manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra to Genova ].
France, ca. 1790-1800, In original colours.. 512x695mm. Contemporary extension of a 3.5 cm strip of paper upper portion of map. Repair of a 1cm. tear next to the lower part of the center fold. Lower left two repaired tears, each 7 and 3cm., running into the map. Bottom right a repaired 3cm. Tear. Else good condition.
Very detailed French manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra and Finale, Savone to Genoa with the Maritime Alps in the background.
The Liguria coast borders to north with Lombardy, to east with Tuscany, to south it is bathed from the Liguria Sea and to west it borders with France. (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 5,300
Approx. Euro 4,717  

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Condition Rating: 3
Germany
BLAEU, W.,  Germania., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Germania.
Amsterdam, 1607, Uncoloured.. 378x496mm. Margins cut into outer engraved border.
Second state of this rare "carte à figures"- map of Germany, The Netherlands, Poland and central Europe. Bordered on three sides with portraits and views. In the center of the top border an oval portrait of the Emperor Rudolph II (1576-1612), on both sides city ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,560  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Germany cities
SCHEDEL, H.,  Ulma Folio CXCI   [With view of Ulm.], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Ulma Folio CXCI [With view of Ulm.]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, Coloured.. 200x520mm. Double page wood cut. Two sheets joined, excellent.
Double page panoramic view of Ulm.
A imaginary view, however the earliest obtainable view of this period.

Two page from the richest illustrated Incunabel, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe af...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,780  

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Condition Rating: 0
BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.,  Wittstocs., antique map, old maps BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C. - Wittstocs.
The Hague, ca. 1642, Original colours.. 429x400mm. In strong original colours engraved title integrated in the enlarged part. Contemporarily laid on paper.
Very decorative and rare panoramic town-view of Wittstock, Bez. Potsdam.
The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper: she coloured it in pastel colours, adding extensive clouds and brilliant yel...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DE WIT, F,  Hamburgum., antique map, old maps DE WIT, F - Hamburgum.
Amsterdam, ca. 1694, Uncoloured.. 386x500mm. Paper slightly age-toned. Very good. No text on verso.
Engraved bird's-eye town-plan of Hamburg, two keys below.
Frederick de Wit published after 1694 a town book of European and Asian cities (Theatrum Praecipuarum Totius Europae?) composed of 132 plans and views, mainly printed from the plates obtained from Janssonius....
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$ 800
Approx. Euro 712  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.,  Alssleben., antique map, old maps BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C. - Alssleben.
The Hague, ca. 1700, Original colours.. 403x394mm. In strong original colours engraved title integrated in the enlarged part. Contemporarily laid on paper.
The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper: she coloured it in pastel colours, adding extensive clouds and brilliant yellow borders. This way of enlarging prints is also known from the famous Van der Hem/Prinz Eugen Atlas and ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 890  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.,  Tschopau., antique map, old maps BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C. - Tschopau.
The Hague, ca. 1700, Original colours.. 405x353mm. In strong original colours engraved title integrated in the enlarged part. Contemporarily laid on paper.
Very decorative and rare panoramic town-view of Tschopau.
The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper: she coloured it in pastel colours, adding extensive clouds and brilliant yellow borders. Th...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.,  Volna., antique map, old maps BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C. - Volna.
The Hague, ca. 1700, Original colours.. 380x350mm. In strong original colours engraved title integrated in the enlarged part. Contemporarily laid on paper.
Very decorative and rare panoramic town-view of Volna.
The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper: she coloured it in pastel colours, adding extensive clouds and brilliant...
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$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,335  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WOLFF, J.,  Norimberga., antique map, old maps WOLFF, J. - Norimberga.
Augsburg, ca. 1720, Coloured.. 295x1045mm. Printed on two joined sheets. Centre fold reinforced with a few losses of paper replaced and partly redrawn. A repaired tear into engraved area (14 cm) at left part.
A spectacular panoramic view of Nuremberg, with legends numbered from 1-39 in German. With the title in a banderol.
After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776) who was born in Silesia. During his youth he led a life of adventure, working as a military eng...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WOLFF, J. heirs / WERNER, F. B.,  Bremen., antique map, old maps WOLFF, J. heirs / WERNER, F. B. - Bremen.
Augsburg, 1729, Coloured.. 305x990mm. Printed on two joined sheets. Centre fold reinforced.
A spectacular panoramic view of Bremen, with legends numbered from 1-20 in German. With the title in a banderol.
After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776) who was born in Silesia. During his youth he led a life of adventure, working as a military engine...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,558  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DIEBEL, E. after,  (Lübeck) Lvbeca vrbs. imperialis libera. civitatvm. Wandalicarvm. . . ., antique map, old maps DIEBEL, E. after - (Lübeck) Lvbeca vrbs. imperialis libera. civitatvm. Wandalicarvm. . . .
Germany, c. 1855, In original colours.. 700x3300mm. Lithography in very attractive original handcolour. 12 Sheets mounted together. Some damage or small loss along outer side of print.
Impressive more than 3 meters wide panoramic town view after a woodbock engraving from Elias Diebel, originally made in 1552. Of this original woodblock Bachmann mentions that only one copy was known.
Impressive lithography in stunning original colours of this import...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,450  

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Condition Rating: 6
Germany provinces
ORTELIUS,A./ GALLE,T.,  Franciae orientalis../  Monasteriensis et osnaburgensis.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS,A./ GALLE,T. - Franciae orientalis../ Monasteriensis et osnaburgensis..
Antwerp, c.1574, Coloured.. 363x510mm. Two maps on one sheet. Minor loss of paper along center fold, reinforced. Short left / right margins as issued. Marginal traces of humidity.
From 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Atlas of the Whole World]' published in Antwerp. French text on verso.
The map of Frankenland is prepared by Sebastian Rotenhan (1478-1532) and showing the area between Frankfurt and Bamberg. The map Monasteriensis is after Godfried Mascop (1535-1577)....
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 267  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VISSCHER, C.J.,  Typus Frisiae Orientalis à Dullarto, antique map, old maps VISSCHER, C.J. - Typus Frisiae Orientalis à Dullarto
Amsterdam, ca. 1624, Coloured.. 395x500mm. A good and strong impression. Paper slightly age-toned. The map cut to neat line and contemporarily pasted on a larger sheet to fit in a composite atlas.
One of the most decorative maps of East Frisia and its important shipping center of Emden and the Watten Islands, from the cartography of Ubbo Emmius, a local cartographer and historian (1547-1625). An inset shows a plan of Emden.
The map is actually a reissue of the map appearing in some copi...
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$ 900
Approx. Euro 801  

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Condition Rating: 4
HONDIUS,J.,  Meklenburg Ducatus., antique map, old maps HONDIUS,J. - Meklenburg Ducatus.
Amsterdam, 1629, Uncoloured.. 369x486mm. In very good condition.
Very rare first state.Jodocus Hondius Jr. planned to produce a new modern atlas less dependent on the Mercator plates that his father had acquired in 1604. It would make sense that he considered putting together 'ad hoc collections' of the maps already cut to stimulate further interest. Accor... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 668  

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Condition Rating: 2
VISSCHER, N. J.,  Tabula electoratus Brandenburgici, Meckelenburgi, et maximae partis Pomeraniae, ex variis, famosissimisq[ue] auctoribus summo studio concinnata. . ., antique map, old maps VISSCHER, N. J. - Tabula electoratus Brandenburgici, Meckelenburgi, et maximae partis Pomeraniae, ex variis, famosissimisq[ue] auctoribus summo studio concinnata. . .
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 453x540mm. Margins cut to neat line, pasted on Japanese paper. Paper missing on old folds, missing areas re- drawn.
Uncommon "carte à figures"- map engraved by the master engraver Abraham Goos and published by Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652). Showing the area of Brandenburg, Mecklenburg and Pomerania and part of western Poland.
Decorated with four inset town views of S...
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$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,780  

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Condition Rating: 5
PISCATOR, N.J.,  Palatinatus Rheni Nova et Accurata Descriptio., antique map, old maps PISCATOR, N.J. - Palatinatus Rheni Nova et Accurata Descriptio.
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 443x550mm. Cut on neat line, with extended margins. For the rest in good condition. Dark impression.
Early state (1630) of Visscher's "carte à figures"- map of the German Rhine River Valley. Inset views of Frankfurt am Main, Mainz, Speyer, Worms and Heidelberg together with 5 smaller views, four pairs of costumed citizens and 2 coats of ar... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,780  

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Condition Rating: 4
JAILLOT, H. / MORTIER, P.,  Oost-Frise, ou Le Comté d'Embden . . ., antique map, old maps JAILLOT, H. / MORTIER, P. - Oost-Frise, ou Le Comté d'Embden . . .
Amsterdam, 1692, In original o/l colours.. 430x565mm. Printed on heavy, somewhat browned paper. Some oxidation of paper due to light offsetting of ink. Tear lower right margin running into scale border. Else a good dark impression.
Fine map of East Friesland with a decorative cartouche and small scale of miles.
Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), was a French cartographer. He joined the Sanson heirs and redrew Nicolas Sanson's maps on a larger scale. 'Atlas Nouveau' (1674), sea-atlas ' Le Neptune François' (1693).
Thi...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 401  

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Condition Rating: 3
Prussia
MULLER, L.,  Tableau des guerres de Frédéric le Grand: ou plans figurés de vingt-six batailles rangées, ou combats essentiels donnés dans les trois guerres de Silésie. . ., antique map, old maps MULLER, L. - Tableau des guerres de Frédéric le Grand: ou plans figurés de vingt-six batailles rangées, ou combats essentiels donnés dans les trois guerres de Silésie. . .
Potzdam, Strasbourg, Paris, 1788, In original o/l colours.. 590x640mm. 4to. 92pp. with large folding map. Contemp. mottled calf, with raised spine in 6 compartments. Richly gilted with coats of arms of Ducs of Luynes, and title on red morocco label.
The book includes a large folded map "Tableaux des Guerres de Frédéric le Grand", showing a map of Prussia, with present-day Poland and Eastern Germany surrounded by 25 maps showing the battle fields of Frederic II. (i.e.: Starting with the Battle of Mollwitz, which his first battle, further more ba... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,450  

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Condition Rating: 2
Eastern Europe
BLAEU, W.,  Tractus Danubii, Fluminis in Europa Maximi, A Fontibus, Per Germaniam. . ., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Tractus Danubii, Fluminis in Europa Maximi, A Fontibus, Per Germaniam. . .
Amsterdam, 1634, In original colours.. 410x890mm. Four joined sheets. Very good condition. No text on verso. Vertical foldings, as issued.
This is Blaeu’s first map of the Danube and surrounding regions. The Danube River runs through the map from the top left with its headwaters in the German Black Forest to the bottom right ending just past Belgrade in Serbia.
A section of the Rhine River with Heidelberg, etc. is at the very top ...
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,670  

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Condition Rating: 2
BLAEU, W.,  Danubius Fluvius Europae Maximus, a Fontibus ad Ostia.., antique map, old maps BLAEU, W. - Danubius Fluvius Europae Maximus, a Fontibus ad Ostia..
Amsterdam, 1638, In attractive strong original colours.. 410x960mm. Printed on heavy paper. Good and dark impression. Repair of a small tear in left fold, hardly notable. Printed on two joined sheets. Left margin is about 15mm. wide. French text on verso.
Depicts the course of the Danube River, from its sources in the Alps to the Black Sea..
Because of the dimensions the map was printed from two copper plates.
With two very large title cartouches. The title cartouche in the upper right corner is flanked by the Holy Roman Emperor and Europe on...
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$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,113  

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Condition Rating: 2
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