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Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio.

Gerard Mercator's great world map of 1569 was condensed into double hemispherical form by his son Rumold. It first appeared in 1587 in Casaubon's edition of Strabo's Geog...

$7500 / ≈ €6469

Publisher: MERCATOR, R.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1595-1609

 

Rex Balius Preciosissimo Curru.

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 ...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, 1609

 

Sumatra Insula.

A miniature map of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, including Singapore and the various islands directly south of it. Containing detailed geography and nomenclature aroun...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1609

 

[Bantam].

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 cla...

$80 / ≈ €69

Publisher: LODEWYCKSZ, Willem
Place / Date: Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609

 

Moravia.

Detailed map centered on Brno. Moravia map, edited by Mercator and signed "Per Gerardum Mercatorem. Cum privilegio." in lower right corner, published by Jodocus...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, c.1610

 

Limburgensis Ducatus Tabula Nova.

Map of Limburg, prepared by the Antwerp expert in law and mathematics Aegidius Martini. After 1600 Jan Baptist Vrients acquired the stock and the plates of Ortelius' Thea...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A. / VRIENTS, J.B.
Place / Date: Antwerp, 1606-1612

 

Poloniae, Lituaniaeq descriptio.

Fine general map of Poland. Rare; the second plate appearing in post-1595 edition of the Theatrum. Only used until 1612.Based on the now lost map of Waclaw Grodecki. Show...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place / Date: Antwerp, 1612

 

Sardinia / Sicilia.. / Corfu / Zerbi.. / Elba / Malta. . .

Six very fine and early maps on one sheet. Including the islands of Sicily, Corfu, Sardinia, Zerbi (Djerba), Elba and Malta.The map of Malta has a sinking ship at Cala di...

$1800 / ≈ €1552

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place / Date: Antwerp, 1570-1612

 

Cruydt-Boeck van Remberus Dodonaeus. . .

Scarce, the last edition of Dodoens' Cruydt-Boeck, one of the most influential and important botanical works of the 16th and 17th centuries. With richly engraved frontisp...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: DODONAEUS, R.
Place / Date: Leyden, 1612

 

Helmond.

A panoramic view of the Helmond, seen from the Kromme Steenweg .

$125 / ≈ €108

Publisher: GUICCIARDINI, L.
Place / Date: Arnhem, 1613

 

Ailhae Cidade de Goa Metropolitana da Indiae Partes Orientals que Esta en 15 Graos da Banda donorte.

One of the earliest printed detailed plans of a European trading post in the Indies, this finely engraved and designed bird's-eye plan was published in De Bry's important...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, 1613

 

[Title page colored by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .]

Title page to the first edition, one of about 300 copies printed, from one of the largest and most magnificent of the great flower books, depicting more than 1000 flowers...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629)
Place / Date: Nuremberg, ca 1613

 

Nieuw Nederlandtsch Caertboeck. Waer in volkomentlijcker als oyt te voren vertoont werden de XVII. Nederlanden.

Rare first edition of this atlas of the provinces of the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg. Engraved title page, with : "Gedruckt t' Amsterdam by Abraham Goos Plaet...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: GOOS, A.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1616

 

Premislia celebris russiae civitas.

RARE only included in part VI of his town book. Bird's-eye of Przemysl in Poland. Frans Hogenberg (1535 Mechelen - Cologne 1590) was a copper engraver and etcher. Georg B...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne, 1618

 

Frisia occidentalis.

A rare separately published carte-a-figures of Friesland by Geelkercken in its first state. The title and the coats of arms of the eleven Frisian towns appear in the cent...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: GEELKERCKEN, Nicolaes van.
Place / Date: [Leeuwarden], Dierick Albertsen, 1618

 

Maria De Medices D. G Galliae et Navarrae Reg. Uxor Henr. IIII.

The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of Marie de' Medici, queen consort of France .Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delf...

$25 / ≈ €22

Publisher: DE CLERCK, N.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621

 

Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar : Insularum descriptio.

A rare and ornate map with inset portraits of James First, Henry Prince of Wales Princess Anne of Denmark.Janssonius acquired the copperplate of van den Keere's 1604 Brit...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1621

 

Solimannus Turcarum Imperator X. Ex Stirpe Ottomannicae.

The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of "Solimannus Turcarum Imperator X", signed lower right corner N. de Cleck". Nicolaes de Clerck (de kler...

$30 / ≈ €26

Publisher: DE CLERCK, N.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621

 

Dutch Trade Bead.

An extremely rare necklace made from authentic early 17th C. glass beads produced in the Netherlands. This rare and early Dutch Trade beads is built up from irregularly b...

$2200 / ≈ €1897

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Middelburg, before 1623

 

Lovenstein. [Loevestein]

View of the castle Loevestein, near Gorinchem.. On the sky, three hands holding a quill, a stone and a stick are depicted. With a verse in two languages underneath the pi...

$60 / ≈ €52

Publisher: MEISNER, D.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, 1624

 

Typus Frisiae Orientalis à Dullarto

One of the most decorative maps of East Frisia and its important shipping center of Emden and the Watten Islands, from the cartography of Ubbo Emmius, a local cartographe...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1624

 

Summa philosophiae quadripartita, de rebus dialecticis, moralibus et metaphysicis . . [ With unrecorded world map ]

On page 107 a finely copper engraved world map (88x84mm.) Paradigma Terrae Plagas 4.ac 12. Ventorum situm indicans., centered on Europe and Africa, with parts of America,...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: EUSTACHE DE SAINT-PAUL
Place / Date: Leiden, Peter Rigaud, 1626

 

Carte de la Coste de La Rochelle a Brouaige et de l'Isle d'Oleron Observee par le S.r de Chattillon ingenieur du Roy.

Map of the island of Oléron, with an inset in lower left corner showing the route of an English fleet to La Rochelle. At the time of mapping the area was a stronghold of...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: TAVERNIER, M.
Place / Date: Paris, 1627

 

A newe mape of Tartary.

Early edition of one of the most decorative "carte à figures"- map of Tartary, known for its figured borders with costume figures, while above are vignettes of...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: SPEED, J. / HUMBLE, J.
Place / Date: London, 1627

 

The Kingdome of China.

A most sought-after map of China. Decorative border vignettes including views of the cities of Quinzay and Macao along the top border with the wheeled wind machines and p...

$7000 / ≈ €6037

Publisher: SPEED, J.
Place / Date: London, G. Humble, 1627

 

A Newe mape of Poland Done into English by I.Speede.

A wonderful map of Poland. Incorporated into Speed's 'Prospect Of The Most Famous Parts Of The World.' Includes birds-eye views of Cracow, Dantzick, Posna, Crossen, Sando...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: SPEED,J./ HUMBLE, G.
Place / Date: London, 1627

 

Europa, ad magnae Europae Gerardi Mercatoris. . .

General map of Europe, as well as Americae Pars, Greenland, Iceland, a Polar landmass, along with the mythical islands of Frisland, Drogeo, and Bradain. A large strapwork...

$2500 / ≈ €2156

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Portugalliae que olim Lusitania..

The best-known map of Portugal, after Alvares Secco (1560), orientated west to the top of the sheet. Secco's map was copied by many mapmakers and publishers for upwards o...

$600 / ≈ €517

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Cataloniae principatus descriptio nova.

Important early map of Catalonia. With very decorative title cartouche lower right, the sea is filled with two sea monsters along with a sailing ship and compass rose.Mer...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: HONDIUS , J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Europa, ad magnae Europae Gerardi Mercatoris. . .

General map of Europe with in the left hand corner, south east of Iceland the mythical island of Frisland, which was purportedly discovered by the Zeno brothers in a 14th...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Turcici Imperii Imago.

The map shows the Ottoman Empire with Turkey, Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Arabia and North Eastern Africa. The map is decorated with a title cartouche and a portrait of...

$1800 / ≈ €1552

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1629

 

Valletta citta nova dimalta.

Early copper engraved map of the towns of Valletta, Borgo, Sanglea di Sto. Michele, and the church of St. Salvator -known as the Three Cities., engraved by Henry Raignaul...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: RAIGNIAULD, H.
Place / Date: Paris, Michael Soly, 1629

 

Daniae Regni Typum..

A first state. Very decorative "carte à figures"- map of Denmark with the signature of the engraver Abraham Goos. Printed on heavy paper, in spite of its repai...

$2750 / ≈ €2372

Publisher: VISSCHER, C. J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1629

 

Nova Europae Descriptio Auctore Jodoco Hondio.

Very decorative map of Europe decorated with many ships and sea monsters.

$1400 / ≈ €1207

Publisher: HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam,1630

 

Hanc Tabulam continens Laetam Pharnambuci.. . [Brazil].

An extremely rare and decorative map of coast-line of Pernambuco. With one inset: In the upper left corner a map of Brazil, with title in five lines Dutch and five lines ...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: PISCATOR,N.J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Fessae et Marocchi Regna.

One of the new maps added by Hondius, when he took over publication of the Atlas, a finely engraved and decorative map of north-west Africa, with the Canaries. With an in...

$1200 / ≈ €1035

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

[Title page] Gerardus Mercator natus Iudocus Hondius. . .

Arguably the finest engraved portrait of early map makers. In the well-executed design, Gerard Mercator and Jodocus Hondius are seated within an architectural cartouche o...

$1800 / ≈ €1552

Publisher: MERCATOR,G./ HONDIUS,J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Nova Helvetiae Tabula.

A most decorative "carte à figures" map with panoramic views of Lucern, S.Gal, Bern, Solothurn, Schafhausen in upper border and Basel and Zurich in lower left ...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Irlandiae Regnum.

A very nice map from Ireland.Mercator was born in Rupelmonde in Flanders and studied in Louvain under Gemma Frisius, Dutch writer, astronomer and mathematician. The excel...

$700 / ≈ €604

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Tabula electoratus Brandenburgici, Meckelenburgi, et maximae partis Pomeraniae, ex variis, famosissimisq[ue] auctoribus summo studio concinnata. . .

Uncommon "carte à figures"- map engraved by the master engraver Abraham Goos and published by Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652). Showing the area of Brandenbur...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: VISSCHER, N. J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Tabula Magnae Britanniae continens Angliam Scotiam..

Extremely rare map of the British Isles designed by Claes Janszoon Visscher some time in the early 1620s. The engraving is by Abraham Goos. This is the later state with t...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, c.1630

 

America sive India Nova.

This map was created by Michael Mercator, grandson of the great Gerard Mercator. It is the only map attributed to him. The map first appeared in 1595, one year after the ...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Fionia.

Early map, including Odense and the island Langeland .

$230 / ≈ €198

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Tabula electoratus Brandenburgici, Meckelenburgi, et maximae partis Pomeraniae, ex variis, famosissimisq[ue] auctoribus summo studio concinnata. . .

Uncommon "carte à figures"- map engraved by the master engraver Abraham Goos and published by Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652). Showing the part of western Po...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: VISSCHER, N. J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Palatinatus Rheni Nova et Accurata Descriptio.

Early state (1630) of Visscher's "carte à figures"- map of the German Rhine River Valley. Inset views of Frankfurt am Main, Mainz, Speyer, Worms and Heidelberg...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: PISCATOR, N.J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Asia recens summa cura delineata.

This is the rare early issue with decorative paneled borders. In upper border views and plans of Famagusta, Rhodos, Damascus, Jerusalem, Aden and Ormus. Originally engrav...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1632

 

Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica..

Re-issue by Janssonius of the rare world map by Dirck Lons (1622), based on van den Keere. The interior of North America is occupied by a cartouche surrounded by portrait...

$19000 / ≈ €16387

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J. / LONS, D.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1632

 

Nova et accurata Tabula Hispaniae. . .

Second state. The map shows the geographical image introduced by Hessel Gerritsz's 1612 wall map of Spain, based on information provided by the Coimbra University profess...

$7500 / ≈ €6469

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1633

 

Tartaria.

Published in Hondius' editions of the Mercator Atlas from 1606 onwards, showing China, Korea as an island, and the northern Pacific coast of America showing the two conti...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: MERCATOR, G / HONDIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1633

 

Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica..

The first of four states of the map. French text on verso. One of the most beautiful world maps ever engraved and one of the most influential in promulgating the Californ...

$9500 / ≈ €8193

Publisher: HONDIUS, H.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1630-1633

 

[Incas lay siege to Cusco.]

Atahualpa’s brother, Manco, organized a long and bloody siege to reoccupy the Inca capital, which eventually spread to open rebellion throughout the land. Pizarro, who ...

$125 / ≈ €108

Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.]

Many of the Dutch were in poor health after their Atlantic crossing and when they found an island to the north of Rio de Janeiro, called Santa Clara, (I. do Francez) they...

$125 / ≈ €108

Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

Composite atlas of the Low Countries.

A composite atlas comprising 18 double-page engraved maps by or after Hessel Gerritsz, Theodoor Galle, Jacob van Deventer, Gerard Mercator, Peter Verbiest, Jean Surhon, C...

$100000 / ≈ €86247

Publisher: GALLE, Theodoor.
Place / Date: [Antwerp, c. 1633

 

Tractus Danubii, Fluminis in Europa Maximi, A Fontibus, Per Germaniam. . .

This is Blaeu’s first map of the Danube and surrounding regions. The Danube River runs through the map from the top left with its headwaters in the German Black Forest ...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Paraguay o Prov. de Rio de la Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz de la Sierra.

Blaeu's map of the Rio de la Plata region of South America. Originally engraved for Jodocus Hondius II, at his death in August 1629 this map was, among 39 other copper pl...

$250 / ≈ €216

Publisher: BLAEU, W
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.

German text on verso. A finely engraved, decorative map of Venezuela. The islands of Trinidad and Tobago, Margarita, Aruba, and Curaçao are shown. With a decorative titl...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Lionnois, Forest, Beauiolois et Masconnois.

FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE OF THIS MAP. From the 1634 edition of Blaeu's Atlas Novus, the first edition of this work.Map beautifully engraved map of a province of east ce...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Novus XVII Inferioris Germaniae Provinciarum Typus.

Willem Blaeu published this map in 1608 as a wall map with figured borders. When later, in 1630 he needed a general map of the Netherlands for his first atlas, the Append...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Tabula Exactissima Regnorum Sueciae et Norvegiae, nec non Maris Universi Orientalis Terrarumq. adjacentium . . . A Nicolao Iohannide Piscatore.

Very fine and uncommon map of Scandinavia, and including the costal provinces of the Netherlands, Germany and Poland, Lithuania and Russia. After Andreas Buraeus, the fat...

$600 / ≈ €517

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.J. (Piscatore)
Place / Date: Willem Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1634

 

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

$2200 / ≈ €1897

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Tabula Russiae ex autographo, quod delineandum curavit Foedor filius Tzaris Boris desums... - Domino regionum Iueriae Kartalinie et Groefiniae Tzari etc: dedicata ab Heselo Gerardo M.DC.XIIII

A re-issue, by Willem Blaeu, of Hessel Gerritsz' rare and influential map of Russia. Dutch text on verso, extending west to east from Emden to Aspachan and north to south...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Constantinopolitanae urbis effigies ad vivum expressa, quam Turcae Stampoldam vocant. A° MDCXXXV.

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 wit...

$2200 / ≈ €1897

Publisher: MERIAN, M.
Place / Date: Frankfurt, 1635

 

Novus XVII Inferioris Germaniae Provinciarum Typus.

Willem Blaeu published this map in 1608 as a wall map with figured borders. When later, in 1630 he needed a general map of the Netherlands for his first atlas, the Append...

$800 / ≈ €690

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

Asia secunda pars in forma Pegasi.

UNRECORDED PLATE or STATE. Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. Below the depiction 3 lines of engraved Latin text. Double page copper engraved map from Heinrich B...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Place / Date: Brunswick, ca. 1635

 

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

 

Ducatus Limburg.

A very rare issue of this map of Limburg. Cornelis Danckerts II. copied the folio map of H.Hondius.The publisher's address was placed in the lower right-hand corner. The ...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: DANCKERTS II, C.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1636

 

Amstelodamum, Celebre Emporium Forma Plana.

Second state of this rare and decorative plan of Amsterdam with Visscher's imprint. With a panoramic view seen from the IJ and further insets of Council House, The Exchan...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: VISSCHER, Claes Jansz.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, c. 1636

 

Comitatus Zutphania.

A very detailed map of this area, including Arnhem, Nijmegen, Zutphen, Groenlo, etc. First imprint, from a Latin edition of the scarce Atlas Appendix.

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1637

 

Danubius Fluvius Europae Maximus, a Fontibus ad Ostia..

Depicts the course of the Danube River, from its sources in the Alps to the Black Sea..Because of the dimensions the map was printed from two copper plates.With two very ...

$1250 / ≈ €1078

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1638

 

Dominio Veneto nell' Italia.

With the Gulf of Venice. Including the towns of Cremona, Brescia, Venice, etc.As Willem Blaeu died in 1638 most of his maps are actually published by his son Joan. This m...

$1100 / ≈ €949

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1638

 

Polonia regnum et Silesia ducatus.

Very decorative map of Poland embellished with two cartouches and two coats of arms surmounted by cherubs and female figures. Showing the region from the Oder east to Pod...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1638

 

Uplandia.

Covers the area of the modern Uppsala, the vicinity of Stockholm, and includes most of Aland.

$400 / ≈ €345

Publisher: HONDIUS, H.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1639

 

Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.

Blaeu based this map on the Mercator-Hondius of 1606. A number of geographical improvements, however were incorporated, although two large fictions lakes accompanied by e...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Hungaria regnum.

Detailed map of Hungary. First edition of Sanson's map of the Kingdom of Hungary. Engraved by A. Peyrounin.

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: MARIETTE, P.
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1640

 

Peregrinations divi Pauli Tyrus Corographicus. . .

A beautifully executed and very rare map showing the peregrinations of St. Paul in the Eastern Mediterranean. The Mediterranean is ornated with two ships and two sea mons...

$2750 / ≈ €2372

Publisher: HONERVOGT, J.
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1640

 

Nova America descriptio Per N.Jo Visscher. . .

A beautifully executed and very rare map showing the Americas after Visscher.Published by Jacob Honervogt (c.1590-c.1663) who was a native of Cologne and worked from 1608...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: HONERVOGT, J.
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1640

 

Hollandia.

The Allardt edition of Blaeu's map of Holland, first published in 1604, being the oldest Dutch map to include town views as decorative borders. The top and bottom borders...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: ALLARDT, H.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

China Veteribus Sinarum Regio.

Based on Jesuit surveys, the map represents the next major revision in the cartography of China after Ortelius' 1584 map. Korea, however, is still an island, and Japan co...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.

Blaeu based this map on the Mercator-Hondius of 1606. A number of geographical improvements, however were incorporated, although two large fictions lakes accompanied by e...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Asia secunda pars terrae in forma Pegasi.

Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. Thiscartographical curiosity, double page copper engraved map, was published in Heinrich Bünting's “Itinerarium Sacrae Scrip...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Place / Date: Brunswick, 1640