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Occidentalis Americae partis.

The most beautifully engraved early map of the Caribbean, including Florida and the Southeast. The map includes representations of Columbus' ships and various notes regar...

$8500 / ≈ €7331

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, 1594


Loudunois. Laudunum / Mirebalais.

Two maps on one sheet. Centered on Loudun and Mirebeau. Showing lower left cartouche putti playing with grapes.German text on verso.

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, after 1636


Franconiae nova descriptio.

Second state of this early map of Franken, including Regensburg, Heidelberg, Marburg and Hof. In lower part decorative cartouches and upper right a dedication to Franz vo...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, after 1646


Insulae Americanae in Oceanus Septentrionali cum Terris..

General map of the West Indies extending from Virginia to the mouth of the Orinoco, and destined to be copied in various shapes by many other publishers. Title cartouche ...

$2500 / ≈ €2156

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1647


Hassia Landgraviatus.

Centered on the town of Kassel.Read more about wine region maps [+]

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1650


Le Duché d'Aiguillon Tracé Par le Sr. Du Vall.

Home of the "Cahors” This AOC is the most famous of the sub-regions and home to the popular variety Malbec. These inky wines have been adored for centuries, especi...

$650 / ≈ €561

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1650


Tweevoudigh onderwiis van de Hemelsche en Aerdsche Globen; Het een Na de meyning van Ptolemeus met een vasten Aerdkloot; Het ander Na de Natuerlijcke stelling van N. Copernicus met een loopenden Aerdkloot:

Willem Blaeu's guide to the making of globes, first published in 1620, here reprinted by his son, Joan.The book consists of two parts; volume I : Astronomical principles ...

$2750 / ≈ €2372

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1655


Les deux poles articque ou septentrional et antarticque..

A double hemisphere map to the North and South poles. The North pole is connected to Greenland and Spitzbergen but there is little other detailed coastline in the polar a...

$800 / ≈ €690

Publisher: SANSON, N. / MARRIET, P.
Place / Date: Paris, 1657


Pascaerte vande Caribische Eylanden, vande Barbados tot aende Bocht van Mexico ‘t Amsterdam By Hendrick Doncker. . .

First state. Rare. “This chart appeared in the first edition of Hendrick Doncker’s Zee-Atlas, of which no surviving example is known” -- Burden. This is an example ...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1659


Poli Arctici, et circumiacentium terrarum descriptio novissima. . .

A re-issue of the Hondius' plate. A particularly decorative map of the North Pole with Iceland. Several Dutch names in Labrador. The toponymy in Canada reflects the conti...

$2500 / ≈ €2156

Publisher: HONDIUS, H. / DE WIT, F.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1660


Canibales Insulae.

Rare, early Dutch nautical chart of the Caribbean from Puerto Rico southward.

$1200 / ≈ €1035

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1670


Archipelague du Mexique ou sont les Isles de Cuba..

Scarce map of Caribbean. A visually stunning map with a large title cartouche. This large one-sheet map was produced by the Venetian cosmographer Vincenzo Coronelli when ...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: NOLIN, J.B. / CORONELLI, P.
Place / Date: Paris, 1688


Allegory of geography.

Two putty studying a terrestrial globe, one of them holding a pair of dividers. The information on the globe is clearly imaginary but the two cartouches and ships are typ...

$9000 / ≈ €7762

Publisher: KERKHOVE, Joseph Vanden
Place / Date: Bruges, ca. 1700


Landgraviatus Alsatiae tam superioris..

Alsace, in the far north-eastern corner of France, stands out from other French wine regions thanks to its strong Franco-Germanic influences. Alsace is the only French wi...

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: HOMANN, J.B.
Place / Date: Nurenberg, 1710


Hemisphere Septentrional pour voir plus distinctement les Terres Arctiques . . .

Map of the North Pole published by Delisle with the imprint " Sur le Quai de l’Horloge, Juillet 1714". Large north polar projection covering from the pole to ...

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: DE LISLE, G.
Place / Date: Paris, 1714


Horizon ring for globe.

Printed horizon ring for a 28cm diameter German globe. The ring is divided in quarters, and engraved two by two on one copper plate. The size of the paper is 44 x 33cm. T...

$950 / ≈ €819

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Germany, 1720


Waare afbeelding van den vermaarden Heer Quinquenpoix. [True portrait of the renowed Mr. Quinquenpoix]

Page taken from Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid : vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Nederlan...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1720


Uitlegginge der tytelplaat voor Arlequyn actionist.

Decorative print. Harlequin stockholder. The engraving (230x180mm.) depicting a kneeling conjuror with cups, balls and cards, Harlequin and Scaramouche drawing back curta...

$250 / ≈ €216

Publisher: [ANONYMOUS].
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1720


Vasten avonds Vreugde krans en tooneel stuk. . .

Page taken from "Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid : vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Ne...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1720


Spiegel der Reden Voor de Wanhopende Actionisten. [Mirror for the reason of the despairing stockbrokers. ]

Text page with copper engraving (150 x 100mm.) taken from Het groote tafereel der dwaasheid : vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der actie, bubbel en windnego...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: [ANONYMOUS].
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1720


Stoel des Oorlogs in America Waar in Vertoont Werden Alle Desself Voornaamste Eylande . . .

Large impressive map of the West Indies with the gulf of Mexico and Florida. The map shows prominently in the center Cuba, Haiti, the Bahamas and Florida, which is here m...

$1500 / ≈ €1294

Publisher: OTTENS, R. and J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, c. 1720


Het Groote Tafereel der Dwaasheid, vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der Actie, Bubbel en Windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Nederlanden, gespleegt in den Jaare MDCCXX...

>AN EARLY ISSUE of this biting and vulgar satire on the Mississippi and South Sea Bubbles and an extraordinary visual record with 78 plates of the first banking crash,...

$10000 / ≈ €8625

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1720


Archipelague Du Mexique. ou Sont les Isles de Cuba, Espagnole, Iamaique, etc. Avec les Isles Lucayes, et les Isles Caribes, Connues sous les nom d'Antilles . . . 1742

Scarce map of Caribbean. A visually stunning map with a large title cartouche. This large one-sheet map was produced by the Venetian cosmographer Vincenzo Coronelli when ...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: NOLIN, J.B. / CORONELLI, P.
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1724


Vorstellung Einiger Gegenden und Plaetze in Nord-America unter Franzoesisch und Englische Jurisdiction Gehoerig zu Finden bey den Homaennischen Erben in Nurnberg Ao. 1756.

Three town plans on one sheet of eastern Canada, including Quebec, Louisbourg and Halifax towns which the English and French fought to conquer on the American continent f...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 1756


Vorstellung einiger Gegende und Plaetze in Nord America.

The title of the map in English: Picture of some surroundings and towns under French and English jurisdiction. With town plans of Louisburg on Isle Royal, Quebec and Hali...

$850 / ≈ €733

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Place / Date: Nurmberg 1756


Vue de la Rivière d'Endeavour sur la Côte de la Nouvelle Hollande ou le Vaisseau fut mis à la bande. [Tome IV Pl. 1ère.]

The first known landscape drawing of the east coast of Australia. A View of the Endeavour River, on the coast of New Holland, where the ship was laid on shore, in order t...

$280 / ≈ €241

Publisher: COOK, Captain James.
Place / Date: Paris, 1773


Carte Geo-Hydrographique du Golfe du Mexique et de ses Isles..

Map of the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico showing the various islands and continental coastlines according to the 18th century Venetian cartography of Rizzi Zannoni.Illustr...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: LATTRÉ / ZANNONI, R.
Place / Date: Paris, ca 1783


A half hour sand-glass.

The element common to celestial position-finding, the calculation of speed for dead reckoning and even everyday life at sea is the time: hence ways of determining and kee...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: The Low Countries
Place / Date: ca. 1790


An elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.

Folding fan made of skin sheet and mounted in English style, with a painted scene of an elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.Painted verso of a man among ancie...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Paris, 1790


Le Isole di Sandwich delineate sulle osservazioni del Cap Cook.

FIRST EDITION on laid paper. Cassini’s splendid map depicts Sandwich islands, old name for Hawaii islands, at the end of the eighteenth century. The splendid cartouche ...

$7000 / ≈ €6037

Publisher: CASSINI, G.M.
Place / Date: Rome, 1798


Carte Réduite Du Golphe Du Mexique Et Des Isles De L' Amérique..

A well engraved and highly detailed chart prepared by Bellin of the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. In addition to a magnificent title cartouche and a color key to the ...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Place / Date: Paris dated year 17, or 1808


A Toopapaoo of a Chief, with a priest making his offering to the Morai, in Huoheine. [Huaheine - the Society Islands]

A view of a chief's raised burial chamber in Huaheine, Society Islands, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting sc...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: WEBBER, J.
Place / Date: London, Boydell and Co., 1808


Carte Generale de la Terre Napoleon (à la Nouvelle Hollande)... par M.L. Freycinet an 1808.

Fine map of part of Australia prepared by Louis Freycinet during his voyage under Captain Thomas Baudin in 1800-1803. The longitude is calculated from Paris.The cartouche...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: FREYCINET, M.L.
Place / Date: Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1811


Very fine folding fan with painting of Minerva, Juno and 2 peacocks.

Small folding fan made of double skin sheet, mounted in English style, painted with gouache and depicting Minerva and Juno sitting near each other and receiving the visit...

$1200 / ≈ €1035

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: ca. 1820


Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV.

Large sheet with an animated game of goose of 63 numbered squares, spiral, counter clockwise, centripetal focused on the French king Henri IV.André Basset offers a life ...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: BASSET, P.A.
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1816-1820


Carte des Iles Hawaii.

A lovely small map of the complete chain of Pacific islands known today as the Hawaiian islands, from Dumont d'Urville's atlas "Voyage pittoresque autour du Monde.&q...

$350 / ≈ €302

Publisher: DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.
Place / Date: Paris, 1834



A very decorative 19th century map of the Pacific Ocean, with hand colored lines indicating the extent of Polynesia, Mirconesia, Melanesia, and Malaysia (or Southeast Asi...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Place / Date: Paris, 1850


(The City And Harbour Of Sydney From Near Vaucluse.)

One of the most sought after views of the city and harbour of Sydney seen from Near Vaucluse, 1852. Magnificent hand-colored tinted lithograph and finished by gum-Arabic....

$3750 / ≈ €3234

Publisher: ANGAS, G.F.
Place / Date: London, J. Hogarth, 1852


Antille od Indie Occidentali per il geografo T.Duvoteney.

Uncommon Italian map of Caribbean. Map is in outlined color.Many Indian names and settlements.From Geografia Storica and published by Fratelli Doyen in Turin.

$50 / ≈ €43

Publisher: DOYEN, Fr.
Place / Date: Turin, 1857


Country pleasures.

Folding fan made of double sheet of lithographed paper, enhanced with gouache and watercolor, with decoration of three cartouches with gallant scenes of French country pl...

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: France, ca. 1850-1860


[Macaire] Pensionnat Robert-Macaire. Mr le professeur. . . (Plate 4)

Macaire personified the clever business man, who was willing at any time to throw moral and ethical principles overboard for a quick buck. His personality fitted exactly ...

$250 / ≈ €216

Publisher: DAUMIER, H.
Place / Date: Paris, 1864


NEWTON'S New and Improved TERRESTRIAL GLOBE Accurately delineated from the observations of the most esteemed NAVIGATORS AND TRAVELLERS to the Present Time. . .

A very impressive Victorian 20-inch Library globe on a exceptionally carved mahogany tripod stand with scrolling acanthus legs erminating in claw feet joined by turned st...

$20000 / ≈ €17249

Publisher: NEWTON & SON
Place / Date: London, January 1, 1867



A very nicely crafted sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled and is executed in beautiful red copper. Made and signed by F.J. Kloos & Son of Rotterdam...

$1500 / ≈ €1294

Publisher: KLOOS, F.J.
Place / Date: Rotterdam, 1850-1875


Stanford's Map of the countries round the North Pole.

Scarce example of Edward Stanford’s map depicting the entire Arctic Region. In the Russia section the map extends until Caspian Sea.To the left a explanation of the col...

$1500 / ≈ €1294

Publisher: STANFORD, E.
Place / Date: London, 1875


Principaux oiseaux de l'Australie dessinés sur nature par frère Stanislas, pensionnat des frères maristes.

Unique album with a title in manuscript illustrated with 9 original gouaches of birds like bowerbirds, kingfishers and parakeets, according to the title drawn after natur...

$20000 / ≈ €17249

Publisher: STANISLAS (Frère).
Place / Date: Sydney, c. 1899



A sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled. The compass works fine.

$650 / ≈ €561

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: c. 1890-1900


Outposts of Empire. Central Australia.

A large colored lithograph by John Vickery (1906-1983), he was an Australian artist. He worked in the fields of painting, illustration and advertising. He is the only Aus...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: VICKERY, John.
Place / Date: London, ca 1937


A two-day marine Chronometer, No. 8185.

The 4inch frosted dial signed Chronometerwerke, Wempe, Hamburg, and numbered 8185, upright black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds and up-and-down dials, blued steel ha...

$1250 / ≈ €1078

Place / Date: Hamburg, 1968