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WEBBER, J.,  View in the island of Cracatoa., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - View in the island of Cracatoa.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 286x418mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1820.
Some light water staining. Together with a text page.
Early view of the volcano Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), on the Indonesian island of Rakata in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,000
Approx. Euro 840  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
WEBBER, J.,  The Fan palm, in the island of Cracatoa., antique map, old maps WEBBER, J. - The Fan palm, in the island of Cracatoa.
London, Boydell and Co., 1808, In original colours.. 362x271mm. Contemp. handcoloured aquatint, published by Boydell (and successor), London, 1808[-20], on J. Whatman paper water marked 1820. Paper very slightly water stained.
Together with a text page.
The Fan palm, on the island of Krakatoa (Indonesian name: Krakatau), in the Sunda Strait, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed as draughtsman on Cook's third voyage, which has been called "the most striking publicatio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 672  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HORSBURGH, JAMES, F.R.S,  Eastern passage to China. sheet 1., antique map, old maps HORSBURGH, JAMES, F.R.S - Eastern passage to China. sheet 1.
London, 1824, Uncoloured.. 635x955mm. Very good condition, printed on heavy paper. Paper slightly age toned.
James Horsburgh early chart of the coasts of Java, Bali, Lombok, with part of Sulawesi, and Borneo. Insets of "Sketch of Bally Strait", Sketch of Lombock Strait", Plan of Allas Strait", "Sketch of Sappy Strait".
The chart shows depth soundings & both topographica...
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$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,310  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HULST VAN KEULEN, Wed.G.,  Straat Riouw onder opzicht van de commissie tot verbetering der Indische Zeekaarten.., antique map, old maps HULST VAN KEULEN, Wed.G. - Straat Riouw onder opzicht van de commissie tot verbetering der Indische Zeekaarten..
Amsterdam 1843, Uncoloured.. 850x860mm. 2 sheets joined and laid down on a sheet of blue paper. Good and dark impression. 2 folds as issued. Faint traces of humidity along upper margin, slightly frayed. Repair of 3, 2cm long, tears along the juncture of the sheets.
Very large and rare so called Blue back chart centered on the strait passing between the Riau Islands. It contains an inset map with enlarged details of Riouw harbor on Bintang Island.
Coastal profiles are shown in the lower left corner of the chart.

The cha...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,008  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DORNSEIFFEN, I.,  Overzichtskaart van den Nederlandsch oost Indischen Archipel., antique map, old maps DORNSEIFFEN, I. - Overzichtskaart van den Nederlandsch oost Indischen Archipel.
Amsterdam, Seyffardt, 1884, In original printed colours.. 585x850mm. Chromolithography on somewhat tinted paper, in very fine condition. Printed on heavy paper. Paper size : 385 x 485mm.
Very detailed map of Indonesia, taken from "Atlas van Nederlandsch Oost- en West-Indie", prepared by doctor I. Dornseiffen, and published by published by Seyffardt's Boekhandel, Amsterdam.
The general map with title and in the corners four inset maps of the Netherlands, Suriname, Antilles and C...
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$ 50
Approx. Euro 42  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VICHY,  Ce que les Anglo-Saxons ont perdu en Extrême-Orient., antique map, old maps VICHY - Ce que les Anglo-Saxons ont perdu en Extrême-Orient.
Paris, 1943, In printed colours.. 600x830mm. Colour offset printing. Several tears in the margins. In fair condition.
Illustrated Vichy propaganda War & Propaganda poster showing a map of South East Asia, with Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, etc., among photos and explanations about the losses of the British in the Far East to the Japanese. Published in V... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 252  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
Java & Bali
LANGENES,  Iava Maior., antique map, old maps LANGENES - Iava Maior.
Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606, Uncoloured.. 85x122mm. A very good and dark impression.
Very fine miniature map of Java, engraved by Benjamin Wright (1575-1613). This early map contains detailed geography and nomenclature around the northern coastline of the island. Uncommon.

First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 378  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
DE BRY, Th.,  Rex Balius Preciosissimo Curru., antique map, old maps DE BRY, Th. - Rex Balius Preciosissimo Curru.
Frankfurt, 1609, Uncoloured.. 143x173mm. Text sheet with copper plate engraving with letter press in Latin. In mint condition, dark impression. Size of sheet 305x200mm.
How the people of Bali transport their King. According to deBry: there are many horses on the island of Bali but they are small and only the simple folk ride them. Those who are more distinguished let their slaves carry them, or they ride in wagons drawn by buffalo. When we first arrived, the king o... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
LODEWYCKSZ, Willem,  [Bantam]., antique map, old maps LODEWYCKSZ, Willem - [Bantam].
Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609, Uncoloured.. 145x212mm. Plate is in good condition, slightly creased left margin, and minor worming to upper left margin. Good impression. Set in French text.
Text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the classic account of the first Dutch voyage to the East Indies under the command of Cornelis de Houtman. the expedition left in 1595, after Holla... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 67  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHATELAIN, H.,  Carte de l'Ile de Java., antique map, old maps CHATELAIN, H. - Carte de l'Ile de Java.
Amsterdam, 1720, Uncoloured.. 376x865mm. Printed from two plates. Paper slightly browned. Very slight oxidation due to offsetting of ink. Small hole (8x8mm.) filled in. A good and dark impression. Wide margins.
An inset plan of Batavia and clearly indicated rice fields, mountains, forests, towns in profile and even elephants suggest the wealth of detail found on this map. Modeled on Hadrien Reland's important Dutch map of a few years earlier, the superb topographical detail is complemented by drapery style... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,260  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GRAAF, I.,  [Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea], antique map, old maps GRAAF, I. - [Manuscript chart on vellum of the Java Sea]
Amsterdam, 1743, In attractive strong original colours.. 760x990mm. Pen, ink and gouache on vellum: strong and resistant to all kinds of weather. Very good condition.
One of the few manuscript charts on vellum in private hands, signed by Isaac de Graaf. ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT MAP IN RED, GREEN AND BLACK INK showing the Java Sea centered on the Island of Java, Southern part of Borneo and parts of Sumatra and with Bali Island nearby.

One decorate compass ro...
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$ 250,000
Approx. Euro 210,000  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D. J.,  Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D. J. - Nouvelle carte de l'Isle de Java.
Amsterdam, 1773, In original colours.. 204x435mm. In very fine condition.
A very nice map centred on the island of Java.
With French text in title cartouche and an additional title in Dutch underneath the map.

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$ 200
Approx. Euro 168  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Java cities
LETI, G.,  Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia., antique map, old maps LETI, G. - Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia.
Amsterdam, 1681, Coloured.. 403x508mm. In very good condition.
A good impression of this finely engraved and detailed plan of Batavia, present-day Jakarta, the Dutch center of trading activities in the East Indies. Copied after Clement de Jonghe's map on a smaller scale, with one major alteration: the coastline in front of the fortress as curving inwards, the r... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,250
Approx. Euro 2,730  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
VANDER AA, P.,  Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia., antique map, old maps VANDER AA, P. - Waere affbeeldinge wegens het casteel ende stadt Batavia.
Leiden, 1719, Uncoloured.. 265x355mm. In good condition. Very dark impression. Paper very slightly age toned.
A good impression of this finely engraved and detailed plan of Batavia, present-day Jakarta, the Dutch center of trading activities in the East Indies. Copied after Clement de Jonghe's map on a smaller scale, with one major alteration: the coastline in front of the fortress as curving inwards. the r... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 504  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.,  Waere Affbeeldinge Wegens het Casteel ende Stadt BATAVIA Gelegen opt Groot Eylant Java., antique map, old maps COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Waere Affbeeldinge Wegens het Casteel ende Stadt BATAVIA Gelegen opt Groot Eylant Java.
Amsterdam, 1721, Uncolored.. 403x508mm. On heavy paper, wide margins. Some browning in outer margin, due to former framing. Backed on contemporary paper. With contemporary annotations in brown pen and ink, also on the verso.
A good impression of this finely engraved and detailed plan of Batavia, present-day Jakarta, the Dutch center of trading activities in the East Indies. Copied after Clement de Jonghe's map on a smaller scale, with one major alteration: the coastline in front of the fortress as curving inwards; the r... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,680  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN HEIRS.,  Der Hollaendisch-Ostindianischen Compagnie Weltberühmte Haupt - Handels und Niederlags stadt BATAVIA.., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Der Hollaendisch-Ostindianischen Compagnie Weltberühmte Haupt - Handels und Niederlags stadt BATAVIA..
Nuremberg, 1733, Coloured.. 460x540mm. A good and dark impression.
Very fine decorative plan of Batavia showing the City and its immediate environs, the surrounding rice fields intersected by a network of waterways, canals and outlying fortifications. A detailed lettered key identifies the buildings and sites of importance. Inset views depict the city, the Rathaus ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,848  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HEYDT, J. W.,  Allerneuester geographisch- und topographischer Schau-Platz von Africa und Ost-Indien. . ., antique map, old maps HEYDT, J. W. - Allerneuester geographisch- und topographischer Schau-Platz von Africa und Ost-Indien. . .
Wilhermsdorf, Tetscher u. Nürnberg, Homanns Erben, 1744, Uncoloured.. 225x280mm. Contemp. calf oblong folio. With 2 engraved title pages,10, 255 pp.
Some usual browning, some spotting and thumbing in places, few marginal defects, slight marginal water staining to first leaves.
With 85 engraved plates and maps. Only the first part of the book describing Jakarta and Colombo. Some pages with browning and underlayment to title and a few page, but general good. Plates are dark impressions.
An early issue of this important book by Johann Wolfgang Heydt's describing the Dutch factories, settlements and stations at the hands of the Dutch East India Company in Africa and Asia. Illustrated with two engraved titles and 85 (of 115) engraved plates (including a few maps), by Seeligmann, Hoff... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,750
Approx. Euro 2,310  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PROBST, G.B.,  Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . ., antique map, old maps PROBST, G.B. - Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . .
Augsburg, 1750, Original colours.. 268x398mm. Lower margin cut off, lower line and name of the publisher lost.
A so-called optical print of Fatahillah Square in Jakarta, Indonesia, prepared for use in a light-box or an amusing light-show. This richly hand coloured print is much perforated, windows are cut out, and then a thin transparent paper is mounted at the back and tipped with colour over the perforatio... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 600
Approx. Euro 504  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
Sumatra
JANSSONIUS, J.,  Sumatrae et insularum Locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium. . ., antique map, old maps JANSSONIUS, J. - Sumatrae et insularum Locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium. . .
Amsterdam, 1660, Original colours.. 420x520mm. A good and dark impression. Very fine.
Fine chart depicting the Island of Sumatra and the southern coasts of Malaysia from Quedo to Johore.
North is orientated to the left of the page.
Singapore is probably identified just to the south of Johore as Senasur. Little interior detail is given but ...
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$ 1,800
Approx. Euro 1,512  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VALENTIJN, F.,  Nieuwe Kaart van het Eyland Sumatra.., antique map, old maps VALENTIJN, F. - Nieuwe Kaart van het Eyland Sumatra..
Amsterdam, 1726, Coloured.. 506x600mm. A fine copy. Folds as issued. Dark impression.
Fine chart depicting the Island of Sumatra and the southern coasts of Malaysia from Quedo to Johore. North is orientated to the left of the page. Singapore is probably identified just to the south of Johore as Senasur .
Little interior detail is given but the coastlines, settlements and...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,100  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Molucca
SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.,  Insularum Moluccarum Nova description., antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. / VALK, G. - Insularum Moluccarum Nova description.
Amsterdam, 1730, In attractive strong original colours.. 370x485mm. Thick, strong hand laid paper with full margins.
Exquisite map of the famous Spice Islands based on the islands described by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten. This map was the first large scale map of the region and depicts the islands which provided first the Portuguese, and then the Dutch with a monopoly on the lucrative spice trade. Each of th... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 800
Approx. Euro 672  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Turkey
ORTELIUS, A.,  1) Natoliae,.. 2) Aegypti recentior.. 3) Carthaginis.., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - 1) Natoliae,.. 2) Aegypti recentior.. 3) Carthaginis..
Antwerp, 1570-1609, Coloured.. 320x490mm. Good condition. Some light marginal browning.
To the left a map of Turkey. Oriented with west at bottom. Right side of sheet contains a map of northern Egypt showing the Nile River delta, and a map the vicinity of Tunis with many oared ships in the sea.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 700
Approx. Euro 588  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
MERIAN, M.,  Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, quam Turcae Stampoldam vocant. A° MDCXXXV., antique map, old maps MERIAN, M. - Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, quam Turcae Stampoldam vocant. A° MDCXXXV.
Frankfurt, 1635, Uncoloured.. 228x695mm. Some age-toning of the paper. One fold separated and underlaid. Dark and good impression.
Large, decorative view of the city of Constantinople, with legend across the bottom. It is beautifully engraved with quaint scenes of everyday life, including hunters with their dogs in the near foreground. Across the Golden Horn the various palaces, mosques and principal buildings.
Copper engr...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,848  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Boluch Bassi Capitaine de Cent Janissaires. (6), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Boluch Bassi Capitaine de Cent Janissaires. (6)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 264x165mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Solachi ou Solacler, Archer Ordinaire de la Garde du Grand Seigneur. (7), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Solachi ou Solacler, Archer Ordinaire de la Garde du Grand Seigneur. (7)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 273x170mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Iannissaire ou Ianissarler Soudart a Pied de la Garde Ordinaire du Grand Seigneur. (8), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Iannissaire ou Ianissarler Soudart a Pied de la Garde Ordinaire du Grand Seigneur. (8)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 275x172mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Iannissaire Allant à la Guerre. (9), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Iannissaire Allant à la Guerre. (9)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x164mm. Paper slightly browned, small wormhole in the lower left margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died in abo...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Azamoglan Rustique .(12), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Azamoglan Rustique .(12)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 271x170mm. Paper slightly browned and spotted.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Habit et Manière ancienne des Peiches ou Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (14), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Habit et Manière ancienne des Peiches ou Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (14)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 271x170mm. Paper slightly browned, few wormholes affecting the lower and left margin. Marginal spotting.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Les Yurongnes. (18), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Les Yurongnes. (18)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 276x174mm. Paper slightly browned, few wormholes affecting the upper, lower and left margins.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Torlaqui Religieux Turc. ( 25 ), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Torlaqui Religieux Turc. ( 25 )
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 267x168mm. Paper slightly browned, few wormholes affecting the lower margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate taken from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fifteenth century and died ...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  (Grand dame Turque. 45), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - (Grand dame Turque. 45)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x168mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower margin.
Sought-after copper engraved plate of a woman from Turkey. Plate from Laonikos Chalcocondyle’s "L'histoire de la décadence de l'empire grec et establissement de celuy des Turcs." by Thomas Artus d'Embry, after Nicolas de Nicolay.
The Athenian Laonikos Chalcocondyle who flourished in the mid-fif...
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$ 100
Approx. Euro 84  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
DANCKERTS, D.,  Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa., antique map, old maps DANCKERTS, D. - Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa.
Amsterdam, 1660, Uncoloured. 400x510mm. A very good and dark impression. Paper slightly browned. Very good throughout.
A rare panoramic town-view of Istanbul with over the whole length of the lower part 3 columns of poems in Latin, Dutch and French and a numbered key 1-29 to the principal buildings in town.
Published by Dancker Danckerts (1634-1666)....
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$ 5,200
Approx. Euro 4,368  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GONSALES, A,  Turckschemoniken die onder den goddelycken. . ., antique map, old maps GONSALES, A - Turckschemoniken die onder den goddelycken. . .
Antwerpen, Michiel Cnobbaert, 1673, Uncoloured.. 185x125mm. Good and dark impression. Paper slightly age toned.
Decorative picture of three dervishes dancers. Their whirling dance, also known as the sema, is a serious religious ritual performed by Muslim priests in a prayer trance to Allah of this Turkish sect. The religious music for the dance of the dervishes was given by a large orchestra. The dance is per... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 80
Approx. Euro 67  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A.,  Constantinople ville de Romanie et capitale de l'Empire des Turcs., antique map, old maps CHEREAU, J. / AVELINE, P.A. - Constantinople ville de Romanie et capitale de l'Empire des Turcs.
Paris, ca.1750, Uncoloured.. 340x509mm. A larger paper copy (495x645mm.) in very fine to mint condition.
A very decorative and extremely rare town-view of Istanbul, including a numbered legend in lower part. Published by Jacques Chéreau, (1688 - 1776). Engraved by Aveline and first published in 1692 by Crepy, here the rare Jacques Chereau re-issue, with a re-worked plate, of... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,360  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
MONDHARE,  Vue du sperbe Temple de St.Sophie .. a Constantinople., antique map, old maps MONDHARE - Vue du sperbe Temple de St.Sophie .. a Constantinople.
Paris, 1800, In original colours.. 282x448mm. So-called optical print, good condition.
A fanciful depiction of the Aya Sofya in Istanbul. 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 to be viewed through them.
In the 18th century, a type of (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 280
Approx. Euro 235  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ARROWSMITH,A.,  A Map of the Environs of Constantinople Drawn from a great number of accurate astronomical & geographical manuscripts and printed documents, by A. Arrowsmith 1801 and 1804., antique map, old maps ARROWSMITH,A. - A Map of the Environs of Constantinople Drawn from a great number of accurate astronomical & geographical manuscripts and printed documents, by A. Arrowsmith 1801 and 1804.
London, No.10 Soho Square, 4th September 1804, In attractive strong original colours.. 1270x1590mm. Dissected into 48 sections on 4 sheets, laid on linen. Some very light water marks. Generally in good condition. Attractive original colouring. If joined 1270 x 1590 mm.
Arrowsmith’s large and detailed map of the Ottoman Empire and the Black Sea, with Cyprus, Crete and the Greek Islands in the Mediterranean Sea, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
By the beginning of the nineteenth century the Ottoman Empire had fallen some way from the lofty heights of 1683, when...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,360  

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Condition Rating: 3
RAFFET, A.,  Infanterie Turque (chasseurs). 7 novembre 1837., antique map, old maps RAFFET, A. - Infanterie Turque (chasseurs). 7 novembre 1837.
Paris, Gihaut frères, 1848, In original colours.. 330x252mm. Lithography on heavy paper, finished by hand and gum Arabic. Wide margin, spotting in the margin.
Beautiful lithography by Auguste Raffet (1804 -1860 ) and printed by Auguste Bry.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 250
Approx. Euro 210  

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Condition Rating: 2
OLIVIER, E.,  Plan de Constantinople, non compris ses faubourgs. Grave d'apres les documents du ministere de la Guerre par E. Olivier., antique map, old maps OLIVIER, E. - Plan de Constantinople, non compris ses faubourgs. Grave d'apres les documents du ministere de la Guerre par E. Olivier.
Péra, Istanbul, 1851, Uncoloured.. 1480x1370mm. In 11 joined sheets. The paper is on foldings on several places separating, however with no paper loss.
A very rare lithographic town-plan of Istanbul, Scale 98 yards to one inch., printed in Pera, Istanbul by E. Olivier.

The ornate design on the top of the title is a tughra, which is a highly stylized and individualized signature (or monogram) of the reigning Ott...
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$ 8,000
Approx. Euro 6,720  

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Condition Rating: 2
JACOMME et CIE.,  (Untitled view  from Scutari with a view of Constantinople), antique map, old maps JACOMME et CIE. - (Untitled view from Scutari with a view of Constantinople)
Paris, 1860, Lithography on tinted ground.. 410x570mm. Lithography on tinted grounds. Mint condition.
Panoramic view from Scutari with a view of Constantinople in the distance, after a design by Johann Schranz. Published by J. Missiriè.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,500
Approx. Euro 1,260  

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Condition Rating: 1
KIEPERT, H.,  Carte générale de L'Empire Ottoman en Europe et en Asie dressée par Henri Kiepert . . ., antique map, old maps KIEPERT, H. - Carte générale de L'Empire Ottoman en Europe et en Asie dressée par Henri Kiepert . . .
Berlin, Verlag von Dietrich Reimer, 1867, In original colours.. 892x1238mm. Lithographed folding wall map dissected in 16 segments and laid down on linen. Very good condition.
Large School wall map of Turkish Empire printed in chromo-lithography. Published by Dieter Reimer and printed by Ferdind Barth in Berlin.
This rare map has two insets in lower left corner "Prononciation" and "Explication de termes géographiques appartenant aux langues principales de l'orient e...
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$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,470  

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Korea (and Japan)
CORONELLI, V.M.,  Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.
Venice, 1692, Uncoloured.. 455x610mm. A good and dark impression. Some very minor light brown spotting and light discolouration of paper.
A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine of the Society of Jesus. The delineation of Japan is on the standard Martini model although Hokkaido, then known as Yedo is shown a... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,100  

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Condition Rating: 3
BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P.,  Japonia Regnum., antique map, old maps BLAEU, J. / DE WIT, F. / COVENS, J. / MORTIER, P. - Japonia Regnum.
Amsterdam, 1655 - 1720, Original colours.. 417x589mm. No text on verso. Dark impression.
It is the first map to correctly show Korea as a peninsula.The rare Covens and Mortier issue of this important map of Japan and Korea, originally published by Blaeu. This was to remain the standard form of Japan until the eighteenth century and although replaced by the maps of Reland and Kaem... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,100  

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Condition Rating: 1
ANVILLE, J.B.D',  Royaume de Corée., antique map, old maps ANVILLE, J.B.D' - Royaume de Corée.
The Hague, 1737, Uncoloured.. 520x353mm. Wide margins, a very good and dark impression. Mint.
With a quite elaborately pictorial cartouche, engraved by G.Kondet. One of the earliest separate maps of Korea.
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d' Anville (1697-1782), French cartographer. Compiled over 200 maps. This map is from his most important work Nouvel Atlas de la Chine, published in...
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$ 4,000
Approx. Euro 3,360  

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Condition Rating: 1
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.
Paris, 1750, Coloured.. 206x310mm. Good impression. Map cut till neat line, and contemporarily laid down on a larger sheet of paper to fit in a larger atlas.
The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée".

Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete title in top: Carte du Katay ou Empire de Kin, pour servir de l'Histo...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 378  

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Condition Rating: 3
LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G,  Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille., antique map, old maps LA PÉROUSE, J.F.G - Carte des découvertes fautes en 1787 dans les Mers de Chine et de Tartarie par les Frégates Françaises la Boussole et l'Astrolabe. . . ée. Feille.
Paris, 1797, Uncoloured.. 493x675mm. Printed on thick paper. Several vertical and horizontal folds as issued. Fine condition.
La Pérouse's important large-scale chart of Northern Japan, Hokkaido, the Kuriles, the tip of Kamschatka, and the northern part of Korea.
Showing the track of Perouse from 27 May 1787 at Cape Clonard, Isle Dagelet in Korea.
His voyage continued along the co...
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$ 1,400
Approx. Euro 1,176  

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Condition Rating: 3
TANNER, H. S. /  ARROWSMITH, A.,  Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea), antique map, old maps TANNER, H. S. / ARROWSMITH, A. - Empire of Japan. (With Sea of Corea)
London, 1807, Uncoloured.. 240x396mm. Very good condition. Narrow margins.
Detailed map of Japan and including Korea. Japan with good detail, gold mines and more. An island in the Pacific is called "Fatsisio, or Unhappy I. The Place of Exile for the Japanese Grandees. The prime meridian at Greenwich.
The interior of Korea has been left blank, except for a scal...
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$ 500
Approx. Euro 420  

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Condition Rating: 2
THOMSON, J.,  Corea and Japan., antique map, old maps THOMSON, J. - Corea and Japan.
Edinburgh, 1816, Original colours.. 500x620mm. Repair of two marginal splits close to center fold and one in center fold. Good condition.
A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula.
The strait south of Korea, is called "Strait of Korea". Including the islands Argonaut and Dagelet.
The map appeared in Thomson's New General ...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 378  

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Condition Rating: 3
HALL,B.,  Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea., antique map, old maps HALL,B. - Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.
London, 1818, In original colours.. 290x230mm. 4to. Contemp. linen, gilt stamped title on spine. Large paper copy. Uncut. Several pages with small light brown stains. XV, 222, CXXX ,66pp. Illustrated with 15 plates and maps.
BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and a vocabulary of the Loo-Cho language by H.J.Clifford,esq.
Printed by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London. Illustrated with 8 co...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,200  

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  [Manuscript map of Kangwon Province part of North Korea], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [Manuscript map of Kangwon Province part of North Korea]
ca, 1820 - 1840, Manuscript in attractive original colours.. 1040x630mm. Thin rice paper. Manuscript in dark brown ink with wash colour. Some age toning of paper, thinning of paper on old folds.
Detailed map of eastern part of North Korea, centered on Wonsan, previously known as Wonsanjin, Port Lazarev, and Gensan, a port city and naval base located in Kangwon Province, North Korea, along the eastern side of the Korean Peninsula, on the East Sea and the provincial capital. ¤... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,050  

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Condition Rating: 3
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