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Page from a psalter.

Leaf from a 13th century Flemish psalter, on vellum, 12 lines of text in Latin, written in black ink.ON RECTO: Beautiful large historiated miniature of a mourning service...

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$1200 / ≈ €1140

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Date: Flanders ca 1300

5 bids  

Manuscript leaf, on vellum from a book of hours.

The flesh side of the vellum has 1 large 2-line initials illuminated initials "I" in blue and red with white heightening, on a very heavily burnished gold groun...

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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, 1450

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

Charming small manuscript leaf from an French Book of Hours written around 1470 in or near Rouen.RECTO: Thirteen 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds with line fill...

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$3 / ≈ €3

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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, ca.1470

2 bids  

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

Charming small manuscript leaf from an French Book of Hours written around 1470 in or near Rouen.RECTO: Fourteen 1-line initials in blue on colored grounds with line fill...

BidAsk spread: $50 - $75

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, ca.1470

 

Tercia Etas Mundi. Damascus. / Folio. XXIII

An imaginary presentation of the city of Damascus, the capital of Syria and one of the most ancient cities in the world. An imaginary view: however the earliest obtainabl...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

[Text page with Kings and Popes.] Sexta Etas Mundi CCXXXV

Recto and verso text pages with woodcuts of Kings and Popes. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbu...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Quita Etas Mundi. Folium. LXXXIIII (Mantova)

The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary of Mantova, Italy. VERSO are portraits of poets and teachers.Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous...

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$47 / ≈ €45

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

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Quita Etas Mundi. Folium.LXXXIII

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists, including Alexander, a son of Antiochus Epiphanes and eleventh king of ...

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$35 / ≈ €33

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

2 bids  

Destruccio Iherosolime.

A dramatic woodcut that synopsizes the six destruction's of Jerusalem (255x528mm) and on verso a illustration of a punishment (140x222mm.) One of the earliest obtainable ...

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$1500 / ≈ €1425

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

1 bid  

Sexta Etas Mundi. Constancia. [Constance CCXLI ]

A very fine town-view of Constance, in Germany, centered on the cathedral (198 x 520 mm).VERSO, seven insets of scientists, noblemen and Popes..Page from the richest illu...

BidAsk spread: $1000 - $1250

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mudi. (With view of Sabatz.) Folio CCLIII

A imaginary view of Sabatz, Turkey: however the earliest obtainable view of this period.Further including presentations of the popes Sixtus IV and Innocentius VIII. Page ...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta Etas Mundi. Folium. CXXXIIII

Latin text page with woodcuts on recto and verso of Saints, Kings, and Queens. RECCTO : portraits of four emperors: Gratian (Gracianus), Theodosius the Elder, Arcadius (A...

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$25 / ≈ €24

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

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De Polonia Sarmatica - Lituania. CCLXXIX

An imaginary view of a Lithuanian or Polish City (190 x 223mm.) , however the earliest obtainable view of this period.Page from the richest illustrated Incunabula, the fa...

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$180 / ≈ €171

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

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Quinta Etas Mundi. Folium. LXVI. (Visionary Temple of Ezekiel.)

The Latin text page is illustrated with on recto and verso depictions of the visionary Temple of Ezekiel. Kings.Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: N...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Quarta Etas Mundi. Folium. LVI

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chro...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

[Page with imaginary towns in Hungary. CCLXVIII ].

Page with imaginary towns in Hungary (230x225mm.) This leaf is from an edition of Hartmann Schedel's Nuremberg Chronicle (Liber Chronicarum). The Chronicle was published ...

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$25 / ≈ €24

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Publisher: SCHEDEL.
Date: Nuremberg, 1493

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Sexta etas mudi CCXXXIX.

The Latin text page is describing the crusade against the Bohemian heretics in the time of emperor Sigismund Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returne...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta etas muidi Fo CCV.

The Latin text page is illustrating Baldwin (Baldvinus), the fourth of this name, seventh king of Jerusalem, and son of the aforesaid Amalric, reigned six years after his...

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$31 / ≈ €29

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

1 bid  

Sexta Etas Mudi. - Data est mihi potestas in celo et in terra: Salvator:

A very fine presentation of Jesus Christ surrounded by the Twelve Apostles. Each of the evangelists being represented by his symbol in the corners.Page from the richest i...

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$1000 / ≈ €950

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

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Terta Etas Mundi. Folium. CCXXXVI

Latin text page with woodcuts on recto and verso of Saints, Kings, and Queens. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Quita Etas Mundi. Folium.LXXIII

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists. RECTO : Including a portrait of Zeno, an Attic philosopher from Cyprus....

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Sexta etas Mundi. Folium. CCXLV

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depiction of two lovers happened to have lived in Italy: a knight named Eurialus, who was the personal attendant of Emperor Sigi...

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$10 / ≈ €10

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

1 bid  

Sexta Etas Muidi. Fo. CCV.

Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe after discovering America. In May of 149...

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$5 / ≈ €5

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

3 bids  

CCLXXV.

The Latin text page is illustrated with an imaginary view of a town in Macedonia (195 x 225mm.) The Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Euro...

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Praga

First printed view of Prague, Czech Republic, by Hartmann Schedel from the Latin edition of the “Liber chronicarum” published in 1493. The woodcut is quiet realistic ...

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$750 / ≈ €713

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Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nurenberg, 1493

3 bids  

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

24 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with scenes and figures.The firm of Thielman Kerver is best known for its lovely printed Books of Ho...

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$1 / ≈ €1

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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, ca. 1502

1 bid  

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

24 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with scenes and figures.The firm of Thielman Kerver is best known for its lovely printed Books of Ho...

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$50 / ≈ €48

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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, ca. 1502

1 bid  

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

24 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with scenes and figures.The firm of Thielman Kerver is best known for its lovely printed Books of Ho...

BidAsk spread: $80 - $125

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, ca. 1502

 

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

24 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with scenes and figures.The firm of Thielman Kerver is best known for its lovely printed Books of Ho...

BidAsk spread: $80 - $125

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, ca. 1502

 

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

24 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with scenes and figures.The firm of Thielman Kerver is best known for its lovely printed Books of Ho...

BidAsk spread: $80 - $125

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, ca. 1502

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

>RECTO: Height 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds and four line-fillers in same.VERSO: Six 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds and one 2-l...

BidAsk spread: $200 - $300

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, ca. 1530

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

VERSO: three 2-line illuminated initial with flowers in liquid gold on colored ground, and one line filler in same.RECTO: six 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored gr...

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Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, 1520-1540

 

The calender-leaf of the month of June.

Fine calendar-leaf of the month of June. A 2-line KL (on liquid gold ground) for Kalendarium telling that June has 30 days. All days are filled in with feasts for Saints....

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$150 / ≈ €143

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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, 1520 -1540

1 bid  

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours In Latin and French.

24 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with flowers, vases and figures. Gothic type, text in Latin, numerous one and two-line initials in g...

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$35 / ≈ €33

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Publisher: PRINTED BOOK OF HOURS (Use of Rome).
Date: Paris, Germain Hardouyn, c. 1520-1540

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Landtafel etlicher Gowen des Schwabenlands darinn die newen Nammen aller Stetten, Flaecken, Dorffern, Wassern.

A very rare map of Schwabenland, that was never part of the so-called foretext maps, and as a double page map published in just a few editions of the 'Cosmographia'. A bi...

BidAsk spread: $190 - $239

Publisher: MÜNSTER, Sebastian.
Date: Basel, ca 1540

 

[Lot of 4 title pages] America Tertia Pars

The beautiful frontispice of the Latin edition of Theodor de Bry's 'Grand Voyages'-  the description of the Americas - Part III,  which describes the land of Brazil bas...

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Publisher: Theodor de Bry
Date: Frankfurt, 1542

 

Von dem Europa, das zu unsern zeiten die Christenheit under im begreifft und etwas von der Türkey.

An attractive map of Europe from the famous 'Cosmographia' by Sebastian Münster, in very nice colors. Europe has almost already taken the shape of Regina Europa. On ve...

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$100 / ≈ €95

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, 1544

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Das Heilig Jüdisch Landt / Mit Außchtheilung der Zwölff Geschlechter...

Attractive woodblock map of the Holy Land drawn with west to the top of the sheet, the map shows the division of the country between the tribes of Israel according to Jos...

BidAsk spread: $190 - $239

Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, 1544

 

Tabula Asiae III [Black & Caspian Sea Region]

Attractive woodblock Ptolemaic map, depicting Armenia and in the Right part of the Caspian Sea with Noes Arch, believed to have come to rest in a mountain in Armenia acco...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1545

 

Tabula Asiae VII (Central Asia and Russia)

The first edition of Munster's map of the region north and east of the Black Sea and Caspian Sea, extending to the Imaus Mountains, based upon Claudius Ptolemy which appe...

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Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1545