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Sumatra
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 2,125  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 1,530  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Turkey
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 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 1,275  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
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 595  

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 3,400  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  ARMENIEN. Costumes de l'Empire Ottoman 9., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - ARMENIEN. Costumes de l'Empire Ottoman 9.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Very good to mint condition. Broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an Armenian published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet" ".
Drawn & lithographed by Rogier....
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$ 375
Approx. Euro 319  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 1,488  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 1,870  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 85  

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 85  

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 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 213  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 6,800  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
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 85  

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 85  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
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 68  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
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 238  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
Japan
DUDLEY, R.,  Asia carta di ciasete piu moderna. (Japan), antique map, old maps DUDLEY, R. - Asia carta di ciasete piu moderna. (Japan)
Florence, 1646-1647, Uncoloured.. 422x555mm. In mint condition. Folds as issued. Dark impression.
Rare FIRST STATE of this important map for Korea and Japan map of the Blancus/Moreira type, but adds a huge 'Jesso' filling the top of this old map.

The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, her...
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$ 15,000
Approx. Euro 12,750  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
DUDLEY, R.,  Carta terza Generale del' Asia., antique map, old maps DUDLEY, R. - Carta terza Generale del' Asia.
Florence, 1646, Uncoloured. 460x380mm. In good condition. Left hand margin cut to neat line, with some minor reinforcements.
Rare first state of this important chart showing part of the north coast of New Guinea and islands of the Pacific Ocean.
To the north of Japan the landmass of Isola di Iezo ('the coast is unknown to Christians') extends east across the Pacific to...
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$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 2,975  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
TAVENIER, J.B.,  Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route.., antique map, old maps TAVENIER, J.B. - Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route..
Paris 1679, Coloured.. 515x765mm. In very good condition. Repair of one marginal tears, running 10cm. into the engraved area, hardly notable.
This uncommon map of Japan, which is on a fairly large scale, contains comments about the nature of the country. For instance, Ocsaqui (Okazaki, near Nagoya) is said to have the most beautiful women.
Jean-Baptiste Tavernier (1605-1689) used both names for he same sea-space : "Océan Oriental " w...
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$ 6,000
Approx. Euro 5,100  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BELLIN, J.N.,  Carte des Isles du Japon et la Presqu'Isle de Coree. . ., antique map, old maps BELLIN, J.N. - Carte des Isles du Japon et la Presqu'Isle de Coree. . .
Paris, 1746, Coloured.. 213x288mm. In very good condition. Wide margins and printed on heavy paper.
A fine map of the islands of Japan, including Korea, Taiwan and the coast of China till Macao.
Embellished with fine baroque decorations. Bellin influenced other cartographers with his erroneous portrayals of Japan. Included in Antoine-François Prévost, Histoire Générale des voyages, ou nouv...
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$ 275
Approx. Euro 234  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
KAEMPFER, E.,  Histoire Naturelle, Civile, Et Ecclésiastique..', antique map, old maps KAEMPFER, E. - Histoire Naturelle, Civile, Et Ecclésiastique..'
Amsterdam, 1729, Uncoloured.. 320x240mm. Folio. Contemporary calf spine gilt with a red gilt lettered label. Several pages a little stained as usual. Altogether in very good condition.
First French edition, published by P.Gosse, J.Neaulme and B.Lakeman. The basic work on Japan from the second half of the 17th century when it was still forbidden to foreigners to enter the country. The beautiful copper engravings show 45 maps, plans, views, temples, pictures of gods, plants and ani... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 18,000
Approx. Euro 15,300  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
AKIZATO, Rito - TAKEHARA, Shunchosai,  SETTSU MEISHO ZUE. Illustrations of famous places in Settsu., antique map, old maps AKIZATO, Rito - TAKEHARA, Shunchosai - SETTSU MEISHO ZUE. Illustrations of famous places in Settsu.
Osaka, Yanagiwara Kibei, Kansei 8-10 or 1796-1798, Uncoloured.. 260x185mm. 12 volumes in 8. illustrated with 280 double-and 50 single-page woodblock illustrations, in some cases one scene may cover up to 8 single pages.
Settsu Meisho Zue was printed in two series of 8 and 4 volumes. The principal illustrator was Takehara Shunchosai, but many illustrations in the 4 volumes supplement are by minor artists. He himself was a well-known ukiyo-e artist and book illustrator. The text was written by Akizato Rito who did nu... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 3,500
Approx. Euro 2,975  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
OTTENS, R. / J. / KAEMPFER, E.,  [Complete set of maps of Japan]  Imperium Japonicum Per Regiones Digestum Sex et Sexaginta Atque Ipsorum Japonensium Mappis Descriptum Ab Hadriano Relando., antique map, old maps OTTENS, R. / J. / KAEMPFER, E. - [Complete set of maps of Japan] Imperium Japonicum Per Regiones Digestum Sex et Sexaginta Atque Ipsorum Japonensium Mappis Descriptum Ab Hadriano Relando.
Amsterdam, 1751, In original colours.. 488x586mm. Large margins, some maps with staining, Generally in good condition.
Complete set of 11 maps Reland's map of Japan, the first map to use Sino-Japanese characters on a European printed map and represents a radical departure from prior European maps of Japan.
Instead of following prior European maps and geographical sources, Reland utilized Japanese maps, most not...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,250  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ANONYMOUS,  ‘Tosai Kairiku no Zu’ [Route map of Japan from East to west by land and sea], antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - ‘Tosai Kairiku no Zu’ [Route map of Japan from East to west by land and sea]
Japan, 1800 - 1830, In attractive strong original colours.. 270x8000mm. Horizontal scroll, pen and ink with water colours on rice paper. Presented in concertina form with paper covers, modern cloth case. Size of book block 270 x 120mm.
A fascinating and rare 8 meters horizontal scroll painting illustrating the "Tosai Kairiku ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 9,500
Approx. Euro 8,075  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Japan cities
TIRION, I.,  'T Eilandje Desima verblyf plaats der Hollanders in Japan., antique map, old maps TIRION, I. - 'T Eilandje Desima verblyf plaats der Hollanders in Japan.
Amsterdam, 1739, Uncoloured.. 175x195mm. Slightly age-toned and lightly stained. A good and dark impression.
Bird's-eye view of Deshima copied from a manuscript by Voogt, who was second-in-command on Deshima in 1713.
The island is viewed from the landside, depicting the developments of the new warehouses and the garden as well as the famous speelhuis which contained a billiard table and musical ...
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$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.,  Gezigt op de haven en de baai van Nagasaki., antique map, old maps VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B. - Gezigt op de haven en de baai van Nagasaki.
Leiden 1832-1852, Uncoloured.. 330x535mm. Lithography. Slightly browned and repair of split upper and lower part center fold. Margins cut close. With pinholes in four corners.
A very rare birds-eye view showing Deshima and Nagasaki bay. 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 ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 2,000
Approx. Euro 1,700  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 6
ANONYMOUS,  Nangasakij., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Nangasakij.
c.1750, In original o/l colours.. 76x95mm. Water colour with pen and ink. Some minor discolouration in corners.
Charming 18th water colour on paper depicting a panoramic view of Nagasaki and the factory Deshima of the V.OC.
Probably made by a westerner artist visiting Japan.
RARE....
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$ 3,000
Approx. Euro 2,550  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
YAHEIJI UEYAMA,  Nikko oyama no ezu (Pictorial Illustration of the Nikko mountains)., antique map, old maps YAHEIJI UEYAMA - Nikko oyama no ezu (Pictorial Illustration of the Nikko mountains).
Japan, c.1860, Uncoloured.. 555x865mm. Wood block print on four joined sheets. Some spotting, overall wormholes.
Fine map of the famous and well known pilgrimage site with pictorial temples and shrine labeled, and woods. Woodblock printed map, Edo Period (1615-1868), with publisher notation to the lower left Ueyama 'Yaheiji'.
The first plan was already published in Kyoto 1653, but most of the later ones a...
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$ 1,200
Approx. Euro 1,020  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,  [ LANDSKROON ]. Oranda Fune no zu [= Depiction of a Dutch Ship]., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - [ LANDSKROON ]. Oranda Fune no zu [= Depiction of a Dutch Ship].
Japan, Kansei 4, 2nd month, 9th day, 30 March? 1792, In original colours.. 820x1130mm. An extremely large and detailed Japanese ink drawing on rice paper of a Dutch ship identifiable as the VOC ship "Landskroon" at Deshima island in Nagasaki Bay in 1766.
A very large and extremely detailed Japanese drawing on rice paper of a Dutch ship at the artificial island Deshima, the VOC's outpost in Nagasaki harbour. In the drawing, the ship itself measures about 63 cm from figurehead to stern, giving a scale of about 1:47. The Japanese texts do not identify ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 30,000
Approx. Euro 25,500  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
Persia / Armenia / Iran / Irak
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  AFGAHN d'HERAT. Costumes Persans 8., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - AFGAHN d'HERAT. Costumes Persans 8.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Original hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Paper slightly aged-toned. Else in very good condition. Broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an Afghan from Herat published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet". Printed by Lemercier in Paris. The lithography is beautifully finished with water colou... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  CHALDEENE d'OURMYAHL. Costumes Persans 3., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - CHALDEENE d'OURMYAHL. Costumes Persans 3.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Original hand coloured lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Mint condition. Broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of a Chaldean woman from Ourmyahl published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet". Printed by Lemercier in Paris. The lithography is beautifully finished with w... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 350
Approx. Euro 298  

Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  FEMME de DAMAR. Costumes Syriens 5., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - FEMME de DAMAR. Costumes Syriens 5.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Original hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Mint condition, broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Syrian woman from Damar published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet". Printed by Lemercier in Paris. The lithography is beautifully finished wi... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 375
Approx. Euro 319  

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Condition Rating: 1
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Femme Persienne. (59), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Femme Persienne. (59)
Paris, Mathieu Guillemot, 1650, Uncoloured.. 270x164mm. Paper slightly browned, wormholes affecting the lower and left margins.
Sought-after copper engraved plate of a woman from Persia. 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 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
GAGARIN, G.,  Le Patriarche d'Etchméadzine (Arménie)., antique map, old maps GAGARIN, G. - Le Patriarche d'Etchméadzine (Arménie).
Paris, A.Hauser, ca. 1846, In original colours.. 340x241mm. Hand coloured lithographed plate, heightened with gum Arabic. Paper browned. Else in good condition.
A very decorative print of the Patriarch of Etchmeadzine in Armenia by Prince Gagarine. Good detail of the costume.
Etchmiadzin is the spiritual center of Armenia and the seat of the Catholicos of all Armenians, the head of the Holy Armenian Apostolic Church.
Lithograph after Prince Grig...
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$ 400
Approx. Euro 340  

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Condition Rating: 4
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  MOLLAH ou PRETRE. Costumes Persans 4., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - MOLLAH ou PRETRE. Costumes Persans 4.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. Mint condition. Broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of a Mollah published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet". Printed by Lemercier in Paris. The lithography is beautifully finished with water colour and gum Ar... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 300
Approx. Euro 255  

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Condition Rating: 2
NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry).,  Peich ou Peider de Nation Persienne Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (13 ), antique map, old maps NICOLAS DE NICOLAY, Thomas Artus (sieur d'Embry). - Peich ou Peider de Nation Persienne Laquais du Grand Seigneur. (13 )
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 85  

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Condition Rating: 4
Malaysia / Singapore
DEPOT DE LA MARINE.,  Mer de Chine - Detroit De Singapour Partie Comprise Entre Singaour et Le Dett. De Malacca d'apres les travaux du Commr. J.W. Reed de la Marine Royale d'Angleterr, executes de 1865 a 1869 et les documents Hollandais . . . 1873, antique map, old maps DEPOT DE LA MARINE. - Mer de Chine - Detroit De Singapour Partie Comprise Entre Singaour et Le Dett. De Malacca d'apres les travaux du Commr. J.W. Reed de la Marine Royale d'Angleterr, executes de 1865 a 1869 et les documents Hollandais . . . 1873
Paris, 1873, Uncoloured.. 443x620mm. Some marginal discolouration. Generally in very good condition.
A detailed chart of Singapore Strait, drawn from an English Chart by J.W. Reed, who surveyed Singapore and environs between 1865 and 1869, aboard the H.M.S. Rifleman.
The chart is one of the earliest maps to focus in significant detail on the region, following only 20 years after John Turnbull ...
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$ 2,500
Approx. Euro 2,125  

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Condition Rating: 3
D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.,  Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca., antique map, old maps D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE. - Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca.
Paris, 1745, Coloured.. 587x445mm. Large folio. Dark impression. Very fine to mint condition. Printed on heavy paper.
Important French chart of the tip of Malaysia with Singapore. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas. Engraved by Guillaume-Nicolas Delahaye (1727-1802).

Jean-Baptiste-Nicolas-Denis d' Après de Mannevillette (1707-1780)...
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$ 5,000
Approx. Euro 4,250  

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Condition Rating: 2
DE ROSSI, G.,  Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . . 1683, antique map, old maps DE ROSSI, G. - Penisola Dell India di la dal Gange Diusa ne i Regni, che in essasi contengono et accresciuta di varie notizie. Da Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola e conforme le Relationi di alcuni Padri della Compa di Giesu di Monsu Tavernier . . . 1683
Rome, 1683-1688, In attractive colours.. 540x418mm. Some very minor marginal spotting. Dark impression. Very fine.
Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century map of Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia and part of Sumatra.. Engraved by Franciscus Donia. Issued in Il Mercurio geografico In lower right corner a tittle cartouche.
The cartographer was Giacomo Cantelli da Vignola (1643-1695) who was active in Moden...
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$ 2,200
Approx. Euro 1,870  

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Condition Rating: 2
HIMELY, S.,  Sincapour., antique map, old maps HIMELY, S. - Sincapour.
Paris, Finot, 1835, Uncoloured.. 225x315mm. Aquatint plate in sepia. Some outer marginal light spotting. Lower margin with blind stamp "La Favorite". Plate mark : 29x38cm.
Early view of Singapore after Paris and engraved in aquatint technique by Sigismond Himely (1801-1872). Published as plate 28 in Voyage autour du monde par les mers de l'Inde et de la Chine de la corvette de sa Majeste La Favorite execute pendant les annees 1830, 1831, 1832 sous le commandement ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,750
Approx. Euro 1,488  

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Condition Rating: 2
War Office.,  Singapore., antique map, old maps War Office. - Singapore.
London, 1944, In original printed colours.. 665x800mm. Fine condition.
Chart of Southern part of Malaysian peninsular showing good detail on of Singapore. Map with legend and scale.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 1,250
Approx. Euro 1,063  

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Condition Rating: 3
SURVEY DEPT. FEDERATION OF MALAYA,  Singapore. - Sheet 134h Keppel harbour., antique map, old maps SURVEY DEPT. FEDERATION OF MALAYA - Singapore. - Sheet 134h Keppel harbour.
Kuala Lumpur, 1958, In original printed colours.. 755x855mm. Fine condition. Remains of folds.
Map of Singapore. Map with legend and scale. According to a note "Prepared under the direction of the Surveyor General Malaya from the following sources materials : (a) F.M.S. Topo Surveys up to 1937
RAF Air Survey photography of whole sheet dated 1951 to 1957
Topographical field surveys ...
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$ 750
Approx. Euro 638  

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Condition Rating: 3
LANGENES, B.,  Sumatra Insula., antique map, old maps LANGENES, B. - Sumatra Insula.
Amsterdam, 1609, Uncoloured.. 91x124mm. Paper very lightly age toned, generally in fine condition. Dark impression.
A miniature map of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, including Singapore and the various islands directly south of it. Containing detailed geography and nomenclature around the entire island. East is at the top. Title cartouche on the lower right corner.
First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thre...
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$ 450
Approx. Euro 383  

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Condition Rating: 2
Near / Middle East
GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.,  AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8., antique map, old maps GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME. - AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.
Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848, In original colours.. 335x240mm. Hand colored lithograph heightened with gum Arabic. On toned paper. Mint condition, broad margins, format of paper : 54 x 34 cm.
A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Afghan from Kabul published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithographiés par Alophe, Janet-Lange et Dollet".
Lithographed by Janet-Lange after a painting by Eug. Flandin....
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$ 350
Approx. Euro 298  

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Condition Rating: 2
BONNART, H.,  Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus., antique map, old maps BONNART, H. - Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus.
Paris, ca. 1740, Uncoloured.. 235x175mm. Margins cut close. Very good condition.
Engraving published by Nicolas Bonnart (c.1637 - 1718), engraver in Augsburg since 1719. Before the nineteenth century portraits of rulers in the Islamic Middle East were a rarity.... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
$ 150
Approx. Euro 128  

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Condition Rating: 2
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