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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 / ≈ €1750
Publisher: The Low Countries
Place, Date: ca. 1790

 

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 / ≈ €950
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Germany, 1720

 

Globe terrestre d'après les découvertes..

Attractive and large (height 112cm) library globe by a prominent Paris globe maker, with a brass meridian circle, horizon ring and hour ring, supported by four brass quad...

$6000 / ≈ €6000
Publisher: BERTAUX.
Place, Date: Paris, ca. 1885

 

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

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

$250 / ≈ €250
Publisher: DAUMIER, H.
Place, Date: Paris, 1864

 

Compass.

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 / ≈ €1500
Publisher: KLOOS, F.J.
Place, Date: Rotterdam, 1850-1875

 

Compass.

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

$650 / ≈ €650
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: c. 1890-1900

 

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 / ≈ €9000
Publisher: KERKHOVE, Joseph Vanden
Place, Date: Bruges, ca. 1700

 

Tweevoudigh onderwiis van de Hemelsche en Aerdsche Globen; Het een Na de meyning van Ptolemeus met een vasten Aerdkloot...

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. Cope...

$2750 / ≈ €2750
Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1655

 

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 / ≈ €900
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Paris, 1790

 

Country pleasures.

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

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: France, ca. 1850-1860