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CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte pour introduire à la chronologie et à trouver les années devant et après Jésus Christ par le moyen des périodes Iulienne, Dionysienne et par les trois cycles comme aussi pour trouver la fête de Pasque. . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte pour introduire à la chronologie et à trouver les années devant et après Jésus Christ par le moyen des périodes Iulienne, Dionysienne et par les trois cycles comme aussi pour trouver la fête de Pasque. . .
Amsterdam, 1720-1732, Uncoloured.. 476x556mm. Very good impression.
An engraved table showing the years before and after Jesus Christ through the Julian and Gregorian calendars.
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London (c. 1710), the Hague (c. 1721) and Amsterdam (c. ...
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Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte du calendrier ancien rangé en parallèle avec le nouveau et l'usage qu'on en peut faire pour l'intelligence de l'histoire par ou on fait voir la manière de  . . ., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte du calendrier ancien rangé en parallèle avec le nouveau et l'usage qu'on en peut faire pour l'intelligence de l'histoire par ou on fait voir la manière de . . .
Amsterdam, 1720-1732, Uncoloured.. 480x556mm. Very good impression.
Chart of the old and new calendars.
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 – 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London (c. 1710), the Hague (c. 1721) and Amsterdam (c. 1728). He is best known as a Dutch cartographer and more specifically for h...
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Estimate
($ 20 - 25)

Starting bid
$ 10
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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...
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Estimate
($ 150 - 175)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
WILLIAMS, Chr.,  Anti-dandy infantry triumphant or the velocipede cavalry unhobby'd. (pl 353), antique map, old maps WILLIAMS, Chr. - Anti-dandy infantry triumphant or the velocipede cavalry unhobby'd. (pl 353)
London, 1819, In original colours.. 215x325mm. Hand-coloured etching, in very good condition. Paper size 260x425mm
Scene on a high-road passing through a village. Those who see their livelihood threatened by mechanical transport attack the riders of velocipedes.
In the foreground a dismounted dandy lies on his back, while a fat veterinary surgeon stands with one foot on his chest, squirting a syringe into ...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
PAPIN, Heinrich  / TRENTSENSKY, Josef.,  K.K. Österreichischer Platz Offizier und Stabs-Feld Arzt., antique map, old maps PAPIN, Heinrich / TRENTSENSKY, Josef. - K.K. Österreichischer Platz Offizier und Stabs-Feld Arzt.
Vienna, c. 1820, In original colours.. 445x360mm. Lithographed hand-coloured plate. Lower right corner missing, a few letter of the signature missing.
Rare hand-coloured lithograph published in the work on the Austrian Military "Bildliche Darstellung der K. K. Österreichischen Armee".
Figurs a military medical officer of the imperial and royal Austrian army....
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Estimate
($ 80 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
WHITE, W.I.,  The Black Draught. (after Michael William Sharp)., antique map, old maps WHITE, W.I. - The Black Draught. (after Michael William Sharp).
London, 1824, Uncoloured.. 268x210mm. Paper slightly browned, with some light surface rubbing of ink.
Mezzotint by Henry Edward Dawe (Kentish Town 1790 - Windsor 1848) after a painting of Michael William Sharp (1776? – 1840).
Showing a man seated beside table, inclined in night-cap and dressing gown, with face of disgust at noxious draught he his mixing in cup....
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Estimate
($ 90 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 ...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 125
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, ...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
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...
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Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 60
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BOILLY, L.,  Le Neuvieme Mois., antique map, old maps BOILLY, L. - Le Neuvieme Mois.
Paris, c. 1830, In original colours.. 260x215mm. In mint condition. Original hand coloured lithography. Re-strike from the original stone from ca. 1900. Size of the sheet 330x255mm.
Lithograph depicting a woman and her husband awaiting for the childbirth moment.

Belonging to the series "LES GRIMACES" by Louis-Léopold Boilly (1761-1845), lithographed by François Séraphin Delpech (1778–1825).

The French artist Louis-Leopold Boilly (1761-1845) was the son o...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Bid received
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
AUBERT, B.,  Caricature anti-cholérique. AUBERT, B. - Caricature anti-cholérique. "Moi je traite le choléra par le champagne, c’est le système Mayeux, nom de D... ! "
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.

In 1832, there was a devastating cholera epidemic in Paris.
Published by Bauger Aubert an...
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Estimate
($ 240 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 180
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AUBERT, B.,  Caricature anti-cholérique. Oui Mr Patochard c'est la Révolution de Juyet qui nous a produit ce fleyeau!. (pl 9), antique map, old maps AUBERT, B. - Caricature anti-cholérique. Oui Mr Patochard c'est la Révolution de Juyet qui nous a produit ce fleyeau!. (pl 9)
Paris, c. 1832, In original colours.. 170x165mm. Paper slightly browned, few minor tears, not affecting the subject. Small fold in the lower right corner Else in good condition. Size of the sheet 355x260mm.
Lithographed 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. Lithograph...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 120
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GRANT, C.J.,  The Caricaturist - A monthly show up political & humorous - March N8 - The cholera morbus!!!, antique map, old maps GRANT, C.J. - The Caricaturist - A monthly show up political & humorous - March N8 - The cholera morbus!!!
London, Steill, 1 March 1832, Uncoloured.. 437x305mm. Lithography. Some discolouration in corners. Margins cut short as issued.
N° 8 of " The Caricaturist - A monthly show up political & humorous", design by Charles Jameson Grant.
John Bull sits on a padded chair dressed in invalid's dress while eight doctors stand or sit to take his history.
Six of them are named as politicians: Lord Grey (third from left, takin...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AUBERT, B.,  Caricature anti-cholérique. Je sens les gargouillemens. (pl 2), antique map, old maps AUBERT, B. - Caricature anti-cholérique. Je sens les gargouillemens. (pl 2)
Paris, c. 1832, In original colours.. 150x185mm. Paper sixthly browned, few minor tears, not affecting the subject. Else in good condition. Lithograph, with watercolour. Size of the sheet 225x245mm.
Original hand coloured lithographed caricature of a young woman dabs her eye as her mother looks askance as she suspects the onset of cholera.
In 1832, there was a devastating cholera epidemic in Paris.
Published by Bauger Aubert and lithographed by de Bernard in Paris. Lithographed by Je...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
AUBERT, B.,  Toujours des sangsues!, antique map, old maps AUBERT, B. - Toujours des sangsues!
Paris, c. 1832, In original colours.. 195x235mm. Paper slightly age toned. Laid down on a heavy paper sheet. Else in good condition. Lithography, with watercolour and gum-Arabic. Size of the sheet 260x345mm.
Lithograph depicting a corpulent physician diagnoses more leeches for a young woman, who lies drained.
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 Benard....
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
LALAISSE, Hyppolite.,  Service de santé., antique map, old maps LALAISSE, Hyppolite. - Service de santé.
Paris, chez Martinet Hautecœur,c. 1840, In original colours.. 310x460mm. Original hand-coloured lithograph. Buttons of the solders in gold.
Plate lithographed by Villain, published in Paris in "Costumes de tous les corps de l’Armée et de la Marine Française sous Louis Philippe Ier."
Figurs the health service in the army : a pharmacist, a veterinary, a physician, a surgeon....
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Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GILLRAY, J.,  The dissolution; or the Alchymist producing an Aetherial Representation. (150)., antique map, old maps GILLRAY, J. - The dissolution; or the Alchymist producing an Aetherial Representation. (150).
Henry G. Bohn, London, 1840, Uncoloured.. 365x260mm. Etching. In very good condition. Another caricature by Gillray printed on verso : "John Bull & his dog Faithful, "Among the Faithless, Faithful Only Found".
Caricature after James. Gillray.

Plate 150, an original James Gillray copper engraving (1847-1851) from "The Works of James Gillray from the Original 18th Century Plates", published by Henry G. Bohn, London.
The plate has another b/w engraving on verso, as published by Bohn.
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Estimate
($ 120 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GILLRAY, James.,  Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of young Clysterpipe & little Boney- a hint from Gil Blas. (pl 274) / verso: A Phantasmagoria - scene  conjuring up an armed skeleton., antique map, old maps GILLRAY, James. - Doctor Sangrado curing John Bull of repletion-with the kind offices of young Clysterpipe & little Boney- a hint from Gil Blas. (pl 274) / verso: A Phantasmagoria - scene conjuring up an armed skeleton.
Henry G. Bohn, London, 1840, In attractive strong original colours.. 260x360mm. Hand-coloured etching, in very good condition. Another caricature by Gillray printed on verso : "A phantasmagoria". Paper size 285 x 390mm
Caricature by Gillray based on a character from the novel 'Gil Blas' by Alain-Rene Lesage where Dr Sangrado prescribes warm water and bleeding for every ailment. Dr Sangrado in Gillray's caricature is Lord Addington who had controversially appointed his very young son to the lucrative clerkship of t... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Bid received
$ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GILLRAY, James.,  Visiting The Sick. (319)., antique map, old maps GILLRAY, James. - Visiting The Sick. (319).
Henry G. Bohn, London, 1840, In original hand colours.. 260x360mm. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint, in very good condition. Paper size 275 x 385mm. Another caricature (pl 317, partly cut out) by Gillray printed on verso : "Don't be afraid of my Bear, Ladies & Gentleman! I have tamed & muzzled him & reformed his habits".
Caricature by J. Gillray. Charles James Fox, dangerously ill, visited by an entourage of interested factions: representing the social and ministerial conflict surrounding him.

Plate 319, an original James Gillray copper engraving (1847-1851) from "The Works of James Gillray from the Origi...
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Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
JANET-LANGE.,  Officiers de santé.  Médecin Adjoint - Chirurgien Major - Pharmacien Aide M.or., antique map, old maps JANET-LANGE. - Officiers de santé. Médecin Adjoint - Chirurgien Major - Pharmacien Aide M.or.
Paris, 1846, Uncoloured.. 580x410mm. Lithograph. Slightly brown spotting. Lower edge trimmed.
Plate # 48 of the series "Uniformes de l'Armée Francaise en 1848", drawn and lithographed by Janet-Lange, printed by d'Aubert & C.ie. Figurs a medical officer, a surgeon and a pharmacist in the army. Rare.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 50 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 30
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
BOILLY, L.,  Le Second Mois. (The second month)., antique map, old maps BOILLY, L. - Le Second Mois. (The second month).
Paris, c. 1830-1900, In original colours.. 260x215mm. In mint condition. Original hand coloured lithography. Re-strike from the original stone from ca. 1900.
Size of the sheet 330x255mm.
Lithograph depicting a woman suffering and her husband supporting her with the early pregnancy sicknesses.

Belonging to the series "LES GRIMACES" by Louis-Léopold Boilly (1761-1845), lithographed by François Séraphin Delpech (1778–1825).

The French artist Louis-Leopold Boilly...
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Estimate
($ 30 - 50)

Bid received
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Architecture Prints
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 46., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 46.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tres renomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Bid received
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 47., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 47.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tres renomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 48., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 48.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tres renomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 110)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 45., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 45.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tres renomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 21., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 21.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tres renomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 125)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 22., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 22.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tresrenomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, al... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 23., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 23.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tresrenomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, al... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 31., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 31.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tresrenomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, al... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 32., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 32.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 185x285mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration of outer margin. Paper slightly age-toned. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tresrenomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, al... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 120 - 150)

Starting bid
$ 80
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DE FER, N.,  (Lot of 10 sheets) 	Les forces de l'Europe, ou description des principales villes . . ., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. - (Lot of 10 sheets) Les forces de l'Europe, ou description des principales villes . . .
Paris, c. 1697, Uncoloured.. 315x20mm. Water staining, few minor tears, paper slightly browned. Else in good condition.
Lot of 10 engravings showing fortification prepared by Sébastien Le Prestre, Seigneur de Vauban and later Marquis de Vauban (15 May 1633 – 30 March 1707).
Commonly referred to as Vauban, was a Marshal of France and the foremost military engineer of his age, famed for his skill in both designing...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
KIP, Johannes., Sherborne, The Seat of Sir Ralph Dutton Bart., antique map, old maps KIP, Johannes. - Sherborne, The Seat of Sir Ralph Dutton Bart.
London, ca 1712, Coloured.. 340x390mm. In good condition, some water stains to top margin, a few assorted black marks to margins. Centrefold, platemark, wide margins.
The noted Dutch draughtsman and engraver, Johannes Kip (1653-1722) engraved this handsome topographical copperplate engraving for inclusion within Sir Robert Atkyns’s The Ancient and Present State of Gloucestershire. The plates in this series were added to his famous earlier works theBrita... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 100)

Bid received
$ 40
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GIARDINI, G., [Design Art]  Italian Chandelier No. 45, antique map, old maps GIARDINI, G. - [Design Art] Italian Chandelier No. 45
Prague, 1714, Uncoloured.. 275x175mm. In very fine condition.
A fine copperplate of an Italian Chandelier from the finest 18th-century collection of secular and ecclesiastical designs for silversmiths and goldsmiths by Giovanni Giardini, a leading artisan in Rome.
First published in Prague in 1714 under the title “Disegni Diversi” (Various Designs), it w...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Bid received
$ 145
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GIARDINI, G., [Design Art] Italian Chandelier No. 44, antique map, old maps GIARDINI, G. - [Design Art] Italian Chandelier No. 44
Prague, 1714, Uncolored. 275x185mm. In very fine condition.
A fine copperplate of an Italian Chandelier from the finest 18th-century collection of secular and ecclesiastical designs for silversmiths and goldsmiths by Giovanni Giardini, a leading artisan in Rome.
First published in Prague in 1714 under the title “Disegni Diversi” (Various Designs), it w...
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Estimate
($ 280 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 145
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
GIARDINI, G., [Design Art] Italian Chandelier No. 46, antique map, old maps GIARDINI, G. - [Design Art] Italian Chandelier No. 46
Prague, 1714, . 275x170mm. In fine condition with light foxing in the margin.
A fine copperplate of an Italian Chandelier from the finest 18th-century collection of secular and ecclesiastical designs for silversmiths and goldsmiths by Giovanni Giardini, a leading artisan in Rome.
First published in Prague in 1714 under the title “Disegni Diversi” (Various Designs), it w...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 145
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GIARDINI, G., [Design Art] Italian Figural Side Table., antique map, old maps GIARDINI, G. - [Design Art] Italian Figural Side Table.
Prague, 1714, Uncolored. 180x280mm. In very fine condition.
A fine copperplate of an Italian Side Table featuring two Bachus, two Lions and an eagle, from the finest 18th-century collection of secular and ecclesiastical designs for silversmiths and goldsmiths by Giovanni Giardini, a leading artisan in Rome.
First published in Prague in 1714, under the ...
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Estimate
($ 280 - 350)

Starting bid
$ 145
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SEUTTER, M.,  Architecturae Militaris Synopsis, ... / Vollstaendiger Entwurff der Ingenieur Kunst . . ., antique map, old maps SEUTTER, M. - Architecturae Militaris Synopsis, ... / Vollstaendiger Entwurff der Ingenieur Kunst . . .
Augsburg, circa 1730, In original colours.. 505x570mm. Very good and dark impression.
Decorative large sheet with elements of different types of fortress architecture and the name of the engineers or military architects: Blondel, Bourdin, Doegen, Borgsdorff, Neubauer, Sardi, Russenstein, Errard, Pagan, Marollois . . .... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 700 - 900)

Starting bid
$ 500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ALEXANDER, W., Plan, Section and Elevation of the Poo-Ta-La or Temple of the Lama at Zhe-Hol in Tartary., antique map, old maps ALEXANDER, W. - Plan, Section and Elevation of the Poo-Ta-La or Temple of the Lama at Zhe-Hol in Tartary.
London, 1796, Uncolored. 365x285mm. In very fine condition.
A striking copper engraving from an important eighteenth century series on China by William Alexander. From Sir George Leonard Staunton's An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China, published by George Nicol in London in 1796.
These prints...
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Estimate
($ 200 - 250)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Maritime Prints
BASTON, T., To His Royal highness, George, Prince of Wales, antique map, old maps BASTON, T. - To His Royal highness, George, Prince of Wales
London, c1720, Coloured. 215x305mm. In fine condition on hand-made, chain-linked, water-marked paper.
This print was one of twelve, then twenty, drawn and engraved by Thomas Baston, and published by Carrington Bowles in “Twenty-two Prints of Several of the Capital Ships of His Majesty's Royal Navy with Variety of other Sea Pieces.”
The identity of the ship, dedicated to George, Prince of Wales,...
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Estimate
($ 300 - 375)

Starting bid
$ 95
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SAYER, R., A View of the Exchange and the Warehouses at Petersburg in Russia., antique map, old maps SAYER, R. - A View of the Exchange and the Warehouses at Petersburg in Russia.
London, 1780, Uncoloured.. 185x270mm. In fine condition.
Beautiful engraving of the St. Petersburg stock exchange engraved for Middleton’s Complete System of Geography.
Robert Sayer (1725–1794) was a leading publisher and seller of prints, maps and maritime charts in Georgian Britain. He was based near the Golden Buck on Fleet Street in London. ...
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Estimate
($ 215 - 270)

Starting bid
$ 135
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BASIRE, J., The Ship Harry Grace a Dieu, from an Original Drawing preserved in the Pepysian Library in Magdalen College Cambridge., antique map, old maps BASIRE, J. - The Ship Harry Grace a Dieu, from an Original Drawing preserved in the Pepysian Library in Magdalen College Cambridge.
London, 1784, Uncoloured.. 220x300mm. Good impression on hand-laid paper with large watermark. Wide margins on the sides - narrow margins on top. Vertical folds with creasing. Light browning.
Scarce copper-engraved illustration of the ship with fine detail. Henry Grace à Dieu also known as Great Harry, was an English carrack or "great ship" of the King's Fleet in the 16th century. Published in the monthly review.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 100 - 200)

Bid received
$ 55
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Botanical Prints
DE PASS, C., (Two Botanical Copperplates), antique map, old maps DE PASS, C. - (Two Botanical Copperplates)
Amsterdam, 1614, Uncoloured.. 295x190mm. In fine condition.

"HORTUS FLORIDUS" is deemed to be the most celebrated and influential of the early Florilegia (Blunt). It inspired and predated a wide array of noted botanical artists, such as Hill, DeBry, Besler, and Sweert.


Crispin de Passe, The Younger had an illustrious career as an engraver o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)

Estimate
($ 275 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 145
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
RIDGWAY, J.,  Apple (Plate 84), antique map, old maps RIDGWAY, J. - Apple (Plate 84)
London, 1829, In attractive original colours.. 202x125mm. Finely engraved copper plate. Very good.
Copper etching by J. Watts after Withers and published by Ridgway in London. Dated 1829.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Starting bid
$ 20
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Natural History Prints
LANGLOIS, F.,  L. Colivri / Pie Griesche., antique map, old maps LANGLOIS, F. - L. Colivri / Pie Griesche.
Paris, c.1655, Uncoloured.. 162x215mm. Very good condition. Large margins.
A very fine and decorative representation of two birds, with flowers and insects. In the style of DeBry, but here by François Langlois, French (1589-1647).... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 90 - 100)

Starting bid
$ 50
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WILSON, Alexander., Ruffed Grous or Pheasant Plate no. 49. Drawn from Nature by A. Wilson. Engraved by J.G.Warnicke. - First edition., antique map, old maps WILSON, Alexander. - Ruffed Grous or Pheasant Plate no. 49. Drawn from Nature by A. Wilson. Engraved by J.G.Warnicke. - First edition.
Philadelphia, 1808, Original hand colouring. 270x345mm. In very good condition with good size margins. The sheet measures 375 x 295 mm.
An original hand-coloured engraving by artist Alexander Wilson, engraved by J G Warnicke. Engraving from ‘American Ornithology.’

An American engraving published in Philadelphia by Blandsford and Inskeep dated 1808, it is a first edition, plate number 49.
The first edition of Wilson'...
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Estimate
($ 375 - 525)

Starting bid
$ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Prints 19/20th century
WILLETTE, A.,  Mais regarde toi donc mourir, dans l'éclat de ma loyale épée, Ô sorciere immonde !, antique map, old maps WILLETTE, A. - Mais regarde toi donc mourir, dans l'éclat de ma loyale épée, Ô sorciere immonde !
Paris, H.Chachoin, 1915, Coloured.. 310x510mm. Chromo lithography, signed in lead pencil, N° 6. Remains of cello tape on verso. Generally in good condition.
Adolphe Léon Willette (30 July 1857 – 4 February 1926) was a painter, illustrator, poster artist, lithographer and French cartoonist. He has been one of the designer of the famous "Moulin Rouge" among others.

He studied for four years at the École des Beaux-Arts under Cabanel, training w...
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Estimate
($ 60 - 75)

Bid received
$ 35
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3