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Iceland
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Tabula Islandiae.  . ., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Tabula Islandiae. . .
Amsterdam, 1630, Uncoloured.. 376x490mm. Repair of split lower part center fold, hardly notable. Good and dark impression. No text on verso.
With a very decorative cartouche, and a very fine imprint.
No text on verso; included in the rare "Appendix" of 1630. RARE.
This handsome map of Iceland was based on information from a Dutch navigator named Joris Carolus in about 1620. The map shows the influence of both versions of bisho...
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Estimate
($ 1,200 - 1,500)

Starting bid
$ 800
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN, J. B., Insulae Islandiae delineatio : prout haec Solenni mensurandi negotio sub Auspiciis Potensissimi Regis Daniae facto . . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J. B. - Insulae Islandiae delineatio : prout haec Solenni mensurandi negotio sub Auspiciis Potensissimi Regis Daniae facto . . .
Nuremberg, 1761, Original colours.. 495x593mm. Very good condition, some light age toning to margins. Original hand colouring on strong watermarked paper. Wide margins.
Very detailed map of Iceland, prepared by Th. H. Knoff and O. Ranzow and published by the Homann Heirs. The country is divided up into four differently coloured regions, lettered title to top of map, boxed mileage scales and explanation box in each bottom corner.

The map includes many na...
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Estimate
($ 850 - 1,000)

Starting bid
$ 600
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Anonymous,after Weimar Geographisches Institut., Charte von Island und den Faroer-Inseln., antique map, old maps Anonymous,after Weimar Geographisches Institut. - Charte von Island und den Faroer-Inseln.
Prague, 1808, In original o/l colours.. 300x415mm. Minor age toned on margins. Book binder's outcut.
An edition of this scarce map of Iceland, by an anonymous publisher in Prague.
It shows excellent detail in the interior of the Island, including political subdivisions, topography and the location of many volcanoes. An inset depicts the Faroe islands....
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Estimate
($ 180 - 220)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2