Auction or Gallery status
User login

Forgot your password or username?

Shop Catalogue




  H!BCoR*** Filter:
      
 
Click here to view in thumbnail view
Decorative Prints
DE ROSSI, G.,  Piazza e tempio di Santa Maria della Rotonda gia l'Antico Pantheon., antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Piazza e tempio di Santa Maria della Rotonda gia l'Antico Pantheon.
Rome, 1693, Uncoloured.. 480x628mm. In mint condition.
Monumental engraving showing the Pantheon in Rome, in its setting, with below a ground-plan and elevation. Fountain in front, adjacent buildings and carriages and people in foreground.
The title cartouche in lower center with title floowed by a description and with a key lettered A to H in the ...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,338  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE ROSSI, G.,  La Basilica Vaticana consacrata al Principe de gli Apostoli . . ., antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - La Basilica Vaticana consacrata al Principe de gli Apostoli . . .
Rome, 1693, Uncoloured.. 480x628mm. In mint condition.
Monumental engraving showing the Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican, in its setting, with below a coat of arms with dedication to Cardinal Sigismondo Chigi. Obilisk and two fountains in front, adjacent buildings and carriages and people in foreground.

Engraved and drawn by Gio Bat...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,125  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
DE ROSSI, G. / SPECCHI, A.,  Prospetto dell'anfiteatro Flavio . . . / Prospetto di Tutto l'Anfiteatro intiero . . . / Pianta dell' divisa nelli suoi / Spaccato, e veduta interiore dell' Anfiteatro., antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. / SPECCHI, A. - Prospetto dell'anfiteatro Flavio . . . / Prospetto di Tutto l'Anfiteatro intiero . . . / Pianta dell' divisa nelli suoi / Spaccato, e veduta interiore dell' Anfiteatro.
Rome, 1703, Uncoloured.. 480x628mm. In mint condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Monumental engraving showing the Colloseum in Rome, in its setting, with below a ground-plan and elevation.

Engraved and drawn by Alessandro Specchi (1668-1729), an engraver and architect from Rome, who refers to himself at the lower right-hand side of the picture. He was a pupil of Carl...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,550  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
GUERARD, Nicolas.,  De Tout Cote Peur. [fear on all sides], antique map, old maps GUERARD, Nicolas. - De Tout Cote Peur. [fear on all sides]
Paris, ca 1750, Uncoloured.. 270x172mm. In very good condition. Lightly age toned only. Old fixings to verso, mounted in white.
A lovely eighteenth century print of an old man who has "fear on all sides." He is seen fully dressed holding a chest (of money / personal effects?) whilst clutching a walking stick. He stands in the middle of a circle, with pathways containing all of his rational fears: "Fear of Thieves" - "Fear of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MOREAU LE JEUNE.,  Réjouissances du Peuple près de la Pyramide d'Illumination, élévée sur l'Esplanade de la Porte de Mars et Distribution de Vivres, fontaines de Vin , sous les Ordres de Mrs. Du Conseil de la Ville, à Reims le 27 Aoust 1765., antique map, old maps MOREAU LE JEUNE. - Réjouissances du Peuple près de la Pyramide d'Illumination, élévée sur l'Esplanade de la Porte de Mars et Distribution de Vivres, fontaines de Vin , sous les Ordres de Mrs. Du Conseil de la Ville, à Reims le 27 Aoust 1765.
Paris, 1771, Uncoloured.. 565x685mm. Good and dark impression. Some light marginal water staining. Repaired tear in lower part, 5cm into engraved area. 2 repaired small holes in lower left margin. Repaired tear in left margin on the plate mark.
Engraved by Varin after Moreau Jr. The print shows a lightning spectacle held in Reims on 27 August 1765.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 638  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  Filius Deperditus cum Patre Bona Dividens = El Hijo Prodigo Reparte los Bienes con el Padre., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Filius Deperditus cum Patre Bona Dividens = El Hijo Prodigo Reparte los Bienes con el Padre.
Italy, ca. 1780, In attractive strong original colours.. 305x415mm. Vey good impression and condition.
Decorative so called optical print copied after George Balthasar Probst print showing a group of figures around table at left and around open trunk at right, in large hall. The 2nd of a suite of prints depicting the story of the prodigal son.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there wer...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 213  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BARGES, Argaud de.,  La vaccine aux prises avec la Faculté., antique map, old maps BARGES, Argaud de. - La vaccine aux prises avec la Faculté.
Paris, July 1801, In original colours.. 214x295mm. Hand-coloured etching. Paper age-toned. Two tears, one in upper part (3 cm) 5mm into engraved area, one at lower right corner (4 cm), reinforced.
Rare satirical print on the controversy over vaccination: a cow at left charges at a donkey dressed in academic dress. The plate was deposited on 8 July 1801 by Argaud de Barges. It has a pendant in de Vinck 8679, 'Gare la vaccine'. It is one of a number of caricatures of the same year on this them... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BARGES, Argaud de.,  Gare la Vaccine - Triomphe de la petite Vérole., antique map, old maps BARGES, Argaud de. - Gare la Vaccine - Triomphe de la petite Vérole.
Paris, c.1801, In original colours.. 208x299mm. Hand-coloured etching. Paper slightly age-toned. Marks of old folds, remains of tape along upper margin. Lower left margin reinforced.
Rare satirical print on the controversy over vaccination. "A diseased woman turning into a mermaid, a physician with a lancet riding on a cow and an apothecary wielding a syringe form a grotesque procession, scaring children as they go, referring to the distrust of the French public in the face of v... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
BARGES, Argaud de.,  La vaccine morte en avortant de son dernier monstre., antique map, old maps BARGES, Argaud de. - La vaccine morte en avortant de son dernier monstre.
Paris, c.1801, In original colours.. 195x310mm. Hand-coloured etching. Paper slightly age-toned. Marks of old folds, remains of tape along upper margin. Lacks of paper along left margin replaced and reinforced. Small tears along borders restored.
Rare satirical print on the controversy over vaccination. "A group of physicians stand by a cow that has died while 'aborting' a man , perhaps representing the potential effect of vaccination.' It is one of a number of caricatures of the same year on this theme.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
DEPEUILLE.,  La vaccine ou l'inoculation a la mode., antique map, old maps DEPEUILLE. - La vaccine ou l'inoculation a la mode.
Paris, 1801, In original colours.. 210x280mm. Hand-coloured etching. Pasted on cardboard. A few brown spotting.
Rare satirical print on the controversy over vaccination published in Paris " A Paris chez Depeuille Rue des Mathurins Sorbonne aux deux Pilastre d'Or".

A child provides the pustule for the vaccination of a corpulent woman by a couple of dandified doctors. The doctors are dandies in the E...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
Item sold!
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BASSET, P.A.,  Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV., antique map, old maps BASSET, P.A. - Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV.
Paris, ca. 1816-1820, Uncoloured.. 450x600mm. Slightly water stained, age toned. Short margins. Few small marginal tears, laid down on paper. Sark impression.
Large sheet with an animated game of goose of 63 numbered squares, spiral, counter clockwise, centripetal focused on the French king Henri IV.
André Basset offers a life of Henri IV in pictures, from his birth to his apotheosis. The route is constructed chronologically, punctuated by political ...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 638  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BALTARD, LP.,  Découverte de la vaccine son caractère. . .  (together with) Inoculation de la vaccine ou vaccination. . ., antique map, old maps BALTARD, LP. - Découverte de la vaccine son caractère. . . (together with) Inoculation de la vaccine ou vaccination. . .
Paris, ca. 1825, Uncoloured.. 260x300mm. Paper slightly brown. Water staining in the upper right corner and few brown spots. Else in good condition.
Two broadsheets etchings each with two vignettes and extensive descriptive text about the cow-pox disease and vaccination with vignette related to vaccination. Composed by François Chaussier and etched by L. Baltard.

Découverte de la vaccine son caractère. ... Les notes explicatives ont ...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 170  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BALTARD, LP.,  Notice sur la Rage. (together with)  Secours à donner aux noyés. (together with)  Secours pour les enfants qui naissent sans donner signe de vie., antique map, old maps BALTARD, LP. - Notice sur la Rage. (together with) Secours à donner aux noyés. (together with) Secours pour les enfants qui naissent sans donner signe de vie.
Paris, ca. 1825, Uncoloured.. 260x300mm. Paper slightly browned, small tears in the upper side. Water staining in the upper right corner and few brown spots. Fair condition. Each sheet 270 x 305mm.
Three broadsheets etchings each with two vignettes and extensive descriptive text about rabies, how to rescue a flooded person and about child born without sign of life.
Composed by François Chaussier and etched by L. Baltard.

Francois Chaussier (1746-1828) who was a French doctor, ...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 200
Approx. Euro 170  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
AUBERT, B.,  Caricature anti-cholérique La peur du mal donne le mal de la peur. (pl 1), antique map, old maps AUBERT, B. - Caricature anti-cholérique La peur du mal donne le mal de la peur. (pl 1)
Paris, ca. 1830, In original colours.. 235x255mm. Paper slightly browned, restored tear in the lower left corner, affecting the subject. Else in good condition.
Caricature on hypochondria and protective measures against cholera. An overweight man seated in a chair surrounded by pitchers and bowls.
In 1832, there was a devastating cholera epidemic in Paris.
Published by Bauger Aubert and lithographed by de Bernard in Paris. Lithographed by Jean-Fr...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AUBERT, B.,  Caricature anti-cholérique. , antique map, old maps AUBERT, B. - Caricature anti-cholérique.
Paris, ca. 1832, In original colours.. 260x340mm. Paper slightly age toned, else in very good condition.
Lithography with underneath the illustration "Moi je traite le choléra par le champagne, c’est le système Mayeux, nom de D... ! "
In 1832, there was a devastating cholera epidemic in Paris.
Published by Bauger Aubert and lithographed by de Bernard in Paris. Lithographed by Jean-Francois Be...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PRISSE D'AVENNES, E.,  Art arabe. - Mosquée d'El-Bordeyny., antique map, old maps PRISSE D'AVENNES, E. - Art arabe. - Mosquée d'El-Bordeyny.
Paris, 1877, In original colours.. 550x400mm. Colour-lithography on tinted grounds, heighlighted with gold. Printed on thick paper, mesuring 402x575mm. In very good condition.
Lithographed by Daumont. From the author's "L'Art Arabe d'après les monuments du Kaire...". Emile Prisse d'Avennes, Orientalist and Muslim convert, obsessive in his attention to detail, was after Champollion the greatest pre-20th century ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 110
Approx. Euro 94  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Botanical Prints
FERRARI, G. B.,  Eadem Aurantia Dimidiata., antique map, old maps FERRARI, G. B. - Eadem Aurantia Dimidiata.
Rome, Scheus, 1646, In attractive colours.. 305x206mm. Small margins. Very good and dark impression. Some very light brown spotting. Printer's crease in lower part. Etching with in upper right margin plate nr.435.
Decorative engraving representing a citrus fruit. Taken from the book "Hesperides sive de malorum aureorum" by Giovan Battista Ferrari (Italian botanist, 1584-1655).
Giovanni Battista Ferrari was born into a prosperous Sienese family in 1583 and entered the Jesuit Order in Rome in 1602. His subse...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 275
Approx. Euro 234  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SPAENDONCK, Van. G.,  Mufle de veau. Antirrhinum majus L., antique map, old maps SPAENDONCK, Van. G. - Mufle de veau. Antirrhinum majus L.
Paris, c.1800, Uncoloured.. 510x335mm. On white woven paper, size 510x335mm. Good and dark impression. With some light marginal spotting of paper. Water stain in upper right corner. Good condition.
Bouquet of Common Snapdragons, engraving by P.F. Le Grand after designs by the Dutch born Gerard van Spaendonck (1746-1822).
Taken from the rare work "Fleurs dessinées d'après nature. . . receuil utile aux amateurs, aux jeunes artistes, aux elèves des éco...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 425  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PERA, G.,  Nobiolo Canavesano, o uva Spanal., antique map, old maps PERA, G. - Nobiolo Canavesano, o uva Spanal.
Turin, 1832, In original colours.. 410x326mm. Aquatint printed in colours. Good condition. Size of paper 410x326mm.
Highly decorative stipple engraving with hand-coloured details from a scarce work 'Pomona Italiana ossia Trattato Degli Alberi Fruttiferi' by Giorgio Gallesio.
The series with up to 170 color-printed plates is known as the finest Italian work on Fruits.
According to Dunthorne -"a very fin...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 400
Approx. Euro 340  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137.
Leiden, 1852, Uncoloured.. 270x210mm. Lithography. Repaired tears right portion of print. In very good condition.
From his famous work 'Flora Japonica'. Von Siebold was born in Würtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation allowed him to go beyond Deshima and to... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Item sold!
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137.
Leiden, 1852, Uncoloured.. 270x210mm. A good and dark impression.
From his famous work 'Flora Japonica'. Von Siebold was born in Wurtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold arrived in 1823 at the age of 27, he demonstrated his skills in medicine. His reputation allowed him to go beyond Deshima and to... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Item sold!
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Natural History Prints
JABLONSKY, C.G.,  [Butterflies], antique map, old maps JABLONSKY, C.G. - [Butterflies]
Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806, In attractive strong original colours.. 170x215mm. In mint condition.
Plate CXXIV from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr.
Carl Gustav Jablonsky was private secretary to the Queen of Prussia. After Jablonsky''s untimely death Herbst edited the work from volume 2 on. A great nu...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BUFFON, C.,  1) Le Kakatoës à Huppe Jaune. 2) Le Lori Tricolor. Le Perroquet Vert., antique map, old maps BUFFON, C. - 1) Le Kakatoës à Huppe Jaune. 2) Le Lori Tricolor. Le Perroquet Vert.
Paris, 1838 - 1839, In attractive strong original colours.. 258x165mm. Some age toning and marginal discolouration. Good condition.
Noteworthy bird print from 1839 Furne edition of the Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon.
Engraved by Fournier after Edouard de Traviès showing the birds in a natural context....
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 120
Approx. Euro 102  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
 SCHLEGEL, ARNZ, A & COMP,  Le Sacre Hagard [Haggard-falcon], antique map, old maps SCHLEGEL, ARNZ, A & COMP - Le Sacre Hagard [Haggard-falcon]
Leiden, 1844-1853, In original colours.. 685x527mm. Lithography. In excellent condition. Wide margins.
A beautiful elephant folio sized coloured lithograph of a Hagard Falcon, taken from the famous book on Falconry Traite de Fauconnerie by Schlegel and A.H. Verster van Wulverhorst. This very beautiful plate is by Joseph Wolf.

The plates from this book "are by far the finest ever pr...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,125  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Games / Boards
DAUMIER, H.,  Primo saignare, deinde purgare, postea clysterium donare., antique map, old maps DAUMIER, H. - Primo saignare, deinde purgare, postea clysterium donare.
Paris, 1833, In original colours.. 294x440mm. Lithography with original hand colour printed on white wove paper without text on the verso. Good impression.
Slightly brown spotting, marks of vertical and horizontal folds, lower part restored but a few letters in the legend missing.
"Primo saignare, deinde purgare, postea clysterium donare. D'abord saigner, ensuite purger, postérieurement seringuer." (Louis-Philippe et le Postillon blessé). Chez Aubert, galerie véro dodat. L. de Becquet, rue Furstemberg N°6.

Rare lithography by Daumier published in number 161 the jo...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,488  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
MUNCH, Edvard.,  Theatre program for : Peer Gynt. Poëme dramatique en 5 actes d’Henrik Ibsen., antique map, old maps MUNCH, Edvard. - Theatre program for : Peer Gynt. Poëme dramatique en 5 actes d’Henrik Ibsen.
Paris, 1896, Uncoloured.. 252x319mm. Lithography in Sepia and letter press, printed on thin wove paper, laid on modern white card board. Very thin center fold hardly visible.
Theatre program for "Peer Gynt (poème dramatique en cinq actes d’Henrik Ibsen", 1896. Lower left in stone: E Munch, lower right printed: L'OEUVRE: 22, Rue Turgot / PEER GYNT / Poëme dramatique en 5 actes / d'HENRIK-IBSEN, Musique de E. Grieg / Traduction de M. le Comte PROZOR..., lower right printed... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,500
Approx. Euro 3,825  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CETTO, M.,  Sul teatro della guerra (L'entusiasmo patriottico dei Russi) - Rana N. 10 (Cent.10) - Sur le théâtre de la guerre (enthousiasme patriotique des Russes)., antique map, old maps CETTO, M. - Sul teatro della guerra (L'entusiasmo patriottico dei Russi) - Rana N. 10 (Cent.10) - Sur le théâtre de la guerre (enthousiasme patriotique des Russes).
Bologna, 11 March 1904, In original lithographed colours.. 430x610mm. Original chromo lithography with letter press, in very good condition.
Satirical depiction of the Russo-Japanese war, which began in February 1904,we can see the opposed armies of the ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 750
Approx. Euro 638  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Maritime Prints
COLLAERT, Adriaen (after),  Virulus marinus. Cete (Whale and whaling scene), antique map, old maps COLLAERT, Adriaen (after) - Virulus marinus. Cete (Whale and whaling scene)
Antwerp, after 1598, Uncoloured.. 125x183mm. Good impression, large margins.
Whale and whaling scene, set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 1. The engraving is copied after Adrian Collaert plate in "Piscium Vivæ Icones" a series first published in Antwerp by Adriaen Collaert after 1598, later published between 1627 and ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS,  MAUREEN Shipping model of a fishing boat., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - MAUREEN Shipping model of a fishing boat.
Netherlands, ca. 1850, Uncoloured.. 1400x1000mm. Shipping model of a fishing boat.
This type of fishing ships were used by the Dutch fisherman to fish for codfish, and even reached with them into the Canadian waters.
Overall dimensions: 1400 x 100 x 230mm. This is a finely handcrafted wooden accurate replica model, complete with a planked deck, fittings, fully rigged and with...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 7,000
Approx. Euro 5,950  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Architecture Prints
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / GALLE, Th.,  Perspective print after Vredeman de Vries., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / GALLE, Th. - Perspective print after Vredeman de Vries.
Antwerp, c. 1562 - 1601, Uncoloured.. 208x255mm. Good impression. Paper slightly age-toned, and some marginal light staining. Repair of a small tear in lower part print, 8mm into engraved area. Else fine.
Engraving after Hans, or Johannes Vredeman de Vries (ca.1527-1604), a famous Dutch architect and draughtsman, known in the Low Countries as "The king of architects".
Born in Leeuwarden (Vredeman Frisius, De Vries), he lived in Antwerp probably during the years 1555-1560 where he collaborated wit...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
AQUILA, P.,  Tabula IV sequitur  Farnesiana Posticus., antique map, old maps AQUILA, P. - Tabula IV sequitur Farnesiana Posticus.
Rome, 1660, Coloured.. 623x400mm. A few marginal tears restored. Paper age toned. In attractive recent gouache colouring.
Ornamental representation of Temple St. Mariae in Rome by Petrus Aquila (1650-1692), after Annibale Carracci.
Inscribed in the plate. "Petrus Aquila delin at sculp. Annibale Carraccius pinx."...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 500
Approx. Euro 425  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Fashion Prints
LEVY, E. / LECLERC P.T.,  Pl. 5. - Marchande de modes., antique map, old maps LEVY, E. / LECLERC P.T. - Pl. 5. - Marchande de modes.
Paris, 1912-1914, In original colours.. 250x165mm. Attractive hand colored uncropped plate with an additional descriptive sheet. In mint condition.
From Galerie des modes et costumes français dessinés d'après nature 1778-1787. Réimpression accompagnée d'une préface par M. Paul Cornu.
Beautiful reissue done by the publisher Emile Lévy of the Gallerie des modes et costumes français, dessinés d'après nature, gravés par les plus célè...
(Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 90
Approx. Euro 77  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2