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[Title page] Table Des Cartes etc: Du Sr. Sanson..

Large, powerfully engraved title page. Geographic scholars at work in a library are depicted along the bottom.

$750 / ≈ €705
Publisher: SANSON, N. / MORTIER, P.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1700

 

Les Provinces confederées du Pais-Bas

The first wall map of the Seven Provinces of 1651, re-issued as 'Stoel des Oorlogs' by Covens & Mortier. The first issue of the present wall-map is known to be includ...

$15000 / ≈ €14100
Publisher: COVENS / MORTIER
Place, Date: Amsterdam, c. 1740

 

Lion and Bull made of terracotta.

Very fine terracotta figure of a lion symbolizing the continent of Africa. The Bull symbolizing Europe.The items will be dispatched in 4 wooden crates from Belgium. Pleas...

$27500 / ≈ €25850
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Netherlandisch , 1780~1800

 

Launa vulgo Laun Bohemiae civitas.

Bird's-eye views of Louny in Bohemia by G. Hoefnagel. The copperplate was made for Braun and Hogenberg's town book. However there the print has been transformed by the en...

$2000 / ≈ €1880
Publisher: BEEK, A. / BRAUN,G / HOGENBERG, F.
Place, Date: The Hague, 1700

 

Schlanium vulgo Schlani Bohemiae oppidum.

Very decorative and rare panoramic town view of Schlan, Schlanium s. Slany.The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged this print, origina...

$1800 / ≈ €1692
Publisher: BEEK, A./ BRAUN andHOGENBERG
Place, Date: The Hague, 1700

 

[Title page] Isolario.

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

$300 / ≈ €282
Publisher: CORONELLI,V.M.
Place, Date: Venice, 1691

 

Illustriss et excellentiss D.Paulus Quirini divi Marci procurator.

Fine text page from Isolario Dell'Atlante Vento. with two copper engraved portraits printed within letter press. In top portrait of "Hieronymus Quirinus" (60x55...

$140 / ≈ €132
Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Place, Date: Venice, 1691

 

[Title page] Perspective die hooch-gheroemde conste..

Title page from Perspective, Dat is, de hooch-gheroemde conste eens schijnende in oft door-siende ooghen-ghesichtespunt ... (&c.) by Hans, or Johannes Vredeman de Vri...

$120 / ≈ €113
Publisher: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.
Place, Date: Leiden, 1604

 

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 a business there with his sister,...

$300 / ≈ €282
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Antwerp, c.1650

 

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 / ≈ €423
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Antwerp, c.1595