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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

 

Nieuwe kaart van 't Koninckryk Bengale. . .

Rare map Bangladesh with the Ganges delta, including Calcutta. Giving great detail with trade routes, European trade settlements, etc. Prepared by Joh. Van Leenen who was...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: VALENTIJN, F.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1726

 

Praga. [Prague]

A rare panoramic of Prague with over the whole length of the lower part 3 columns of poems in Latin, Dutch and French and a numbered key 1-34 to the principal buildings ...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: DANCKERTS, D.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

The town & harbour of Sevastopol with the batteries & approaches. . .

Rare colored linen backed map showing the harbour and town of Sevastopol, with soundings. In upper left corner a inset map (65x150mm) of the Black Sea. In bottom part a l...

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: WYLD, J.
Place / Date: London, March 27th, 1854

 

20 small lithographed views of Washington DC and Georgetown.

20 small lithographed town-views of Washington DC and Georgetown, cut out from a larger sheet. Showing the East Front of the Capitol, Treasury, Smithsonian Institute, Pre...

$800 / ≈ €690

Publisher: WEBER, E.
Place / Date: Casimir Bohn, Washington, D.C.: 1849

 

I Europa / Das dritteil der Welt.

Very early wood cut printed map of Europe with South to the top. In the lower left corner we see Poland, Livonia and parts of England and Ireland in the lower right corne...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.

Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

Parliamentary Papers - Foreign Office - Annual Series - Diplomatic and Consular Reports on Trade and Finance.

Very scarce - Only for the British Parliament and the British Crown printed - and not for the trade! Accounts about the Korean country during the time span of the last th...

$5500 / ≈ €4744

Publisher: FOREIGN OFFICE
Place / Date: London, Harrison and Sons, 1882-1906

 

( II Germania) / Tütschland.

Very early wood cut printed map of Germany, Poland, The Low Countries, Alsace and part Europe with of Switzerland, Croatia. Originally engraved in 1548. Included in "...

$2500 / ≈ €2156

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

L'Afrique Dressée Sur les Relationes les Plus Recentes et rectifiées sur les dernieres observations. . .

A rare and monumental wall map of Africa, with original outline color, of four joined sheets, surrounded by text and vignettes printed on separate sheets.Created in 1739 ...

$15000 / ≈ €12937

Publisher: [NOLIN, Jean-Baptiste / Jean-Baptiste NOLIN II
Place / Date: Paris, 1739

 

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

 

.Tabula III Asiae. [Caucass and Armenia.]

Ptolemaic map of the region south of the Caucasus Mountains and between the Caspian Sea as far south as the headwaters of the Tigris River in the south and the Black Sea,...

$1800 / ≈ €1552

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Place / Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

III. Gallia. Franckrych.

Very early wood cut printed map of France, North of river Rhine, Northern Italy. Coast of England from Dover to Cornwall. A ship, sea monsters and coats of arms are filli...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Lyste vande prysen der goederen ingekoft by de Kamer. . .

Rare price list of meat, bacon, wheat, rye, butter, cheese, olive oil, Spanish wines, Bordeaux, brandy etc.On front page in letter press Lyste Van de Pryfen der Goederen,...

$2500 / ≈ €2156

Publisher: V.O.C.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1685

 

Plan de la ville, cite universite et fauxbourgs de Paris comme il est jourddhuy. . .

Detailed town-plan of Paris.Top left and bottom right and left cartouches decorated with views of the top left, Notre Dame, Palace of Orleans, Sorbonne and Val de Grâce,...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: DE FER, N.
Place / Date: Paris, 1694

 

San Diego Bay. (Chart 5107)

Nautical chart of San Diego Bay of 1945. Printed in black, yellow and purple the "Seaward limit defensive sea area". The water area within the indicated limits ...

$750 / ≈ €647

Publisher: U.S. COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY
Place / Date: Washington, 1945

 

Certificaat N° 230

Na primo januarij 1872 is houder dezes geregtigd voor 2/2147 tot hetgeen, ter zake van verjariing, zoude kunnen worden gereclmeerd, uiy gelden bij de Associatie-Cassa alh...

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: CLIFFORD, W. / LE CHEVALLIER, R.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1841

 

The hanging of the head of police Jean Grauwels in Brussels, 11 february 1569.

Print relating to Brussels during the first decades of the eighty year war between Spain and the Low Countries: (plate 18). This plate shows the hanging of the head of po...

$80 / ≈ €69

Publisher: HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne, ca. 1590

 

Ducatus Lutzenburgi Novissima et Accuratissima Delineatio.

West to the top. Very detailed and fine map of Luxembourg, including the towns of Namur, Liege, Trier and Metz.

$600 / ≈ €517

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . .

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 colored print is much per...

$600 / ≈ €517

Publisher: PROBST, G.B.
Place / Date: Augsburg, 1750

 

Hern Johann Baptisten Taveniers..Vierzig Jaehrige Reize..

This German edition includes Tavernier's map of Japan in a reduced form (210x315mm) and contains legends about the country's nature, e.g., where gold is mined and plottin...

$7500 / ≈ €6469

Publisher: TAVERNIER, J.B.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 1681

 

Nankin [Nanjing, Jiangsu]

Very detailed (1:1.000.000) map showing the area north of Nanjing, Jiangsu. The French Service géographique des armées was founded in 1887 and provided the French milit...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: SERVICE GEOGRAPHIQUE DE L'ARMEE
Place / Date: Paris, 1900

 

Hark ! Hark ! The dogs do bark.

This very rare political caricature map of Europe depicts the continent at the outbreak of World War I, or as it was called at the time the Great War. Designed by Johnson...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: BACON, G.W.
Place / Date: London, Johnson Riddle & Co., 1914

 

VII. Das Ergow.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland centered on Ergow.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in &q...

$400 / ≈ €345

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . .

A beautifully engraved map of the ancient land of Canaan which roughly corresponds to present-day Israel. Cherubs hold up a draped cloth of key symbols, also a scale pane...

$1400 / ≈ €1207

Publisher: STOOPENDAAL, B.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1682

 

Middle-sexia.

Double-page map of the old Middlesex County, including a marvelous depiction of London on the Thames in the lower right corner. Decorative cartouche and coat of arms. Lat...

$600 / ≈ €517

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 

Carte des Colonies établies dans la partie Sud-Ouest de la Russie.

Finely and crisply engraved map centered on Crimea, showing the Black Sea and its hinterland.Noteworthy topographical detail is shown with a color key to the settlements ...

$900 / ≈ €776

Publisher: MALTE BRUN.
Place / Date: Paris, c.1860

 

North Pacific.

Huge three sheet so-called Blue-back sailing chart of the Northern Pacific including China, Korea (with Matu Is. and Liancourt), Japan, Philippines, Kamchatka, Hawaii, Al...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: IMRAY AND SON, J.
Place / Date: London, 1868

 

Colossus Monarchic. Statua Danielis

Fantastic double page allegorical map of a colossus figure representing the great world empires as Daniel interpreted in Nebuchadnezzar's dream. The warrior stands stolid...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: BAECK, E.
Place / Date: Augsbourg, 1730

 

A view of the town and castle of Macao.

Nice engraving shows the attack of the English ship "Centurion" on Macau, during which she captured a Portuguese ship that had sailed from Manila. In upper righ...

$700 / ≈ €604

Publisher: HARRIS, J.
Place / Date: London, 1746

 

LA RUSSIE NOIRE ou POLONOISE qui Comprend les PROVINCES DE LA RUSSIE NOIRE de VOLHYNIE et de PODOLIE divisées en leurs Palatinats Vulgairement Connües sous le Nom D'VKRAINE ou PAYS DES COSAQUES.

Very rare map of the Ukraine and Poland, prepared by Sanson in 1675 in a third state, published by the heirs of Sanson, in Paris in 1706. The imprint changed to: Par les ...

$2700 / ≈ €2329

Publisher: SANSON de ABBEVILLE, N.
Place / Date: Paris, 1706

 

Vue perspective de l'interieur de la Salle du spectacle de Veronne en Italie.

Showing the Opera of Verona. Optical print published Mondhare, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St. Jacques in Paris. In the eighteent...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: MONDHARE, J.
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1780

 

Mission du Kouang-Si.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Place / Date: Lille, 1890

 

IX. Die Lepontier.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in "Landtaflen. Hi...

$400 / ≈ €345

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.

BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and ...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: HALL,B.
Place / Date: London, 1818

 

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

 

Leaf on vellum from a antiphonary.

A leaf from a Medieval Antiphonal or Choir Missal for Spanish use, in Latin on extremely heavy vellum. Justification: 360x246mm. Text is in Spanish rounded gothic hand (R...

$230 / ≈ €198

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM.
Place / Date: Sevilla, ca.1520

 

Mission du Kouy-Tcheou.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Place / Date: Lille, 1890

 

A new & accurate map of Asia, Drawn from the most approved modern maps & charts / by Thos. Bowen.

The map is of interest for the use of Sea of Korea, the sea between Korea and Japan.Detailed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Persia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southea...

$600 / ≈ €517

Publisher: BOWEN, Th.
Place / Date: London, J.Cooke, 1777-1778

 

AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.

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 artis...

$350 / ≈ €302

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Place / Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

Afrique.

Map of Africa.Left and right a box with geographical information for Africa.Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis...

$150 / ≈ €129

Publisher: DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.
Place / Date: Paris, 1762

 

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

 

Charta öfver Storfurstendömet Finland på Friherre S. G. Hermelins Anstalt och Omkostnad. Sammandragen och författad af C. P. Hällström. Philos. Magister och Auscultant i Kongl. BergsColl. 1799.

This is the beautiful set of key map and separate maps of Samuel Gustav Hermelins map of Finland. The maps have been engraved by Fredrik Akrel, a very skilled and product...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: HERMELIN, SAMUEL GUSTAV
Place / Date: Källa: J.Strang & E.- S. Harju: Suomen karttakirja 1799

 

XI. Wallis.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland with Wallis region.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in &...

$250 / ≈ €216

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Illuminated leaf from a lithurgical Psalter with King David.

Very fine illuminated leaf from a lithurgical Psalter in Latin with the reading from the Vulgate Bible. Lines in a slightly irregular gothic hand, black ink, plummet ruli...

$7500 / ≈ €6469

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Flanders, Rhineland, or possibly England, c. 1280

 

Paraguay, Chili, Terre Magellan ?

Map of Paraguay, Chili, and Argentina . By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer.

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE.
Place / Date: Paris, 1794 -1806

 

Tabula Prima Africa.

The map apart from depicting Morocco also shows southern Spain and the Balearic Islands. In north Africa the map extends eastwards toward modern day Algeria and to the we...

$4500 / ≈ €3881

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.
Place / Date: Strasbourg, 1513

 

Plan du port et ville de Mahon du fort st. Philippe et ses fortifications

Manuscript map of the Bay of Mahon from Fort Philip till the town of Mahon. A numbered key 1-62 in lower part.More about Invasion of-Minorca [+]

$6500 / ≈ €5606

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: France, ca. 1780

 

Mission du Sin-Tchuen occidental.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Place / Date: Lille, 1890

 

DANSEUSE. Costumes Persans 9.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant dancing girl from Persia published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par diver...

$350 / ≈ €302

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Place / Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

XII. Laurater Basler gelegenheit.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland with Basel region.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in &q...

$400 / ≈ €345

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Place / Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Boats of the Friendly Islands. [together with] A Sailing Canoe of Otaheite.

Early view of Queen charlotte's sound, taken from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes encountered while employed a...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

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

 

Geographisk Hand-Atlas.

An very rare atlas. The maps have dates ranging from 1816 to 1848. Åkerland died in 1835 which means that some of the maps were updated after his death by others. The ti...

$3500 / ≈ €3019

Publisher: ÅKERLAND, E
Place / Date: A. Wiborgs förlag, Stockholm, ca. 1848

 

Mission du Su-Tchuen méridional.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Place / Date: Lille, 1890

 

The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Edward Fitzgerald translation)

Edward FitzGerald, an outstanding writer who has done more than anyone to popularise English poetry. His best-known work, The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1859), began by be...

$5000 / ≈ €4312

Publisher: SMITH, B.
Place / Date: England, ca. 1930

 

Sumatrae et insularum Locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium. . .

Fine 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 identifie...

$1800 / ≈ €1552

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place / Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

Vienna.. / Buda..

Pair of views on one sheet, the first showing the Austria capital of Vienna with fields, and figures in the foreground.Lower view shows the Hungarian capital of Budapest....

$1100 / ≈ €949

Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne 1580

 

Carte von West=Gallizien welche auf allerhöchsten Befehl Seiner Kaiserlich oesterreichischen und Königlich apostolischen Majestät in den Jahren 1801 bis 1804. . .

Important early map of Western Galicia, as given to Austria by the third Partition of Poland (1795). Due to its long development period, a rare map rich in detail shows t...

$2500 / ≈ €2156

Publisher: VON HELDENSFELD, A. M. / BENEDICTI.
Place / Date: Vienna, (1808) after 1811

 

Course de Baque et Disposition des Quadrilles, dans l'Amphiteatre seconde journée.

An early and intriguing engraving recording one of the most celebrated and spectacular festivals held at Paris by the young Louis XIV. The multi-day tournament took place...

$800 / ≈ €690

Publisher: SYLVESTRE, I.
Place / Date: Paris, imprimerie royale, 1670

 

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

 

[Il mondo a pezzi - Europa].

Satirical representation of the division of the world by the main European powers. At the center of the scene a globe on which is written "MONDO Maledeto Interesse ...

$3000 / ≈ €2587

Publisher: MITELLI, G.
Place / Date: Bologna, 1690

 

L'Homme A La Boule.

Satirical print in which Count Otto von Bismarck balances on the world with one spurred foot entering France, and wearing only his underpants which are marked with the Ge...

$100 / ≈ €86

Publisher: DRANER.
Place / Date: Paris, 1870-1871

 

Straat Riouw onder opzicht van de commissie tot verbetering der Indische Zeekaarten..

Very large and rare so called Blue back centered on the strait passing between the Riau Islands. It contains an inset map with enlarged details of Riouw harbor on Bintan...

$1200 / ≈ €1035

Publisher: HULST VAN KEULEN, Wed.G.
Place / Date: Amsterdam 1843

 

Carte Réduite De La Partie Septentrionale De L'' Isle De Terre Neuve..

A well engraved and highly detailed chart, corrected to 1767. Elaborate hand-colored cartouche, rhumb lines.Shows northern part of Newfoundland and southern coast of Labr...

$850 / ≈ €733

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Place / Date: Paris, 1767

 

View of the harbour of Taloo, in the island of Eimeo.

John Webber View of the Harbour of Taloo on Moorea (Society Islands), from "Views in the South Seas" being a very important and early views depicting scenes enc...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

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

 

Switzerland divided into Cantonments.

Uncommon miniature map of Switzerland, engraved by Thomas Kitching for "A New General and Universal Atlas Containing Forty five Maps by Andrew Dury".This miniat...

$45 / ≈ €39

Publisher: DURY, A. / SAYER, R. / KITCHIN, T.
Place / Date: London, 1761-1763

 

[Title page] Isolario.

Fine title page from Isolario Dell''''Atlante Vento..More about Coronelli. [+]

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: CORONELLI,V.M.
Place / Date: Venice, 1691

 

Plan van de Batailje der Hollandse en Franse Armée voorgevallen tussen Merijsebroek Wilmerdonk en Orderen op den 30. Junij onder commando van de Heer Generaal Obdam.

A broadside or occasionally broadsheet is a large sheet of paper printed on one side only and typically used as a poster to announce some event, proclamation or other mat...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: HUSSON, P.
Place / Date: The Hague, 1703

 

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 générale de L'Empire Ottoman en Europe et en Asie dressée par Henri Kiepert . . .

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 ...

$1750 / ≈ €1509

Publisher: KIEPERT, H.
Place / Date: Berlin, Verlag von Dietrich Reimer, 1867

 

Abrahamus Ortelius Antuerpianus cosmographus natus a. MDXXVII

Portrait of Abraham Ortelius (Abraham Ortel), famous cartographer born in Antwerp and after studying Greek, Latin and mathematics set up business there with his sister, a...

$300 / ≈ €259

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Antwerp, c.1650

 

Tabula nova utriusque Indiae.

This is the fourth and last edition of this map based on Waldseemüller's first "modern" map of Asia. It follows that cartography without change but adds an int...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C. / FRIES, L.
Place / Date: Vienne, 1541

 

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

 

Terra Sancta.

This is the most modern of Ortelius' maps of the Holy Land. It focuses specifically on the Holy Land and is oriented with east of the top. Ortelius used as a model the wa...

$2400 / ≈ €2070

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place / Date: Antwerp, 1603

 

ABRAHAMUS ORTELIUS ANTVERPIANUS Orteli dum proponis spectantibus Orbem, Quam tua delectant structa Theatra homines! . . .

Portrait of Abraham Ortelius (Abraham Ortel), famous cartographer born in Antwerp and after studying Greek, Latin and mathematics set up business there with his sister, a...

$450 / ≈ €388

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place / Date: Antwerp, c.1595

 

Carte Generale du Cours du Gange et du Gagra. . .

A large chart that is essentially six inset maps printed on one sheet by the Jesuit Joseph Tiefentaller in the latter half of the eighteenth century. The map is in French...

$4000 / ≈ €3450

Publisher: TIEFENTALLER, Joseph.
Place / Date: Paris ca 1784

 

Chirurgie, plate XII

Showing medical chair and physician at work from the medical section of Diderot's Encyclopaedia. Engraved by Bernard after a design of Goussier. Very important work as it...

$200 / ≈ €172

Publisher: DIDEROT,D.
Place / Date: Paris 1779

 

Very rare share in the Ostend Company. (299)

Upper left hand corner share number "299" in manuscript. In top emblem of the Company in copper engraving. Text: " De Directeurs van de generale Keijserlij...

$2000 / ≈ €1725

Publisher: OSTEND COMPANY
Place / Date: Antwerp / Ostend, 1723

 

Physikalische Wandkarten III. Europe. . .

Large folding school wall map of Europe printed in chromo-lithography. Published by Dieter Reimer in Berlin. This rare Physical map shows in the agricultural maximal bord...

$1000 / ≈ €862

Publisher: KIEPERT, H.
Place / Date: Berlin : Verlag von Dietrich Reimer, 1873

 

Christophorus Columbus Liguriensis Indiarum Primus Inventor Anno MCCCCXCII.

Portrait of Christopher Columbus (c. 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506), explorer, colonizer, and navigator, born in the Republic of Genoa, in north-western Italy. Under th...

$200 / ≈ €172

Publisher: PASSE, C.
Place / Date: Antwerp, c.1700