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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 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place, Date: Flanders, Rhineland, or possibly England, c. 1280

 

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 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: TAVERNIER, J.B.
Place, Date: Nuremberg, 1681

 

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 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1633

 

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 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: MERCATOR, R.
Place, Date: Amsterdam, 1595-1609

 

Parte orientale della China.. / Parte occidentale della China. (2 sheets)

The map depicts the eastern part of China with Korea -correctly- as a peninsula. Formosa is included as well. Japan is partly visible i.e. the area of Yamaguchi, strait K...

$7500 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Place, Date: Venice, 1695

 

Maris Pacifici.

From the rare Dutch text edition of the Theatrum of which according to van den Broecke only 100 copies are printed.This was the first printed map to be devoted solely to ...

$7500 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place, Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

Typus Orbis Terrarum.

Ortelius' third and last world map is dated 1587 under the author's signature. From the rare Italian text edition. The earlier border of clouds has been replaced by a mor...

$7500 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place, Date: Antwerp, 1608-1612

 

Dutchman and a Maruyama prostitute.

An explicit scene of a Dutchman and a Maruyama prostitute, featuring a gray-bearded westerner coupling with a courtesan. The woman protests that she doesn't understand wh...

$7500 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: CHOKOSAI EISHO
Place, Date: Late Edo, 1790

 

Tractatorum biblicorum hoc est variarum in diversas materias biblicas commentationum... Tomus VI.

Book (tome. VI) illustrated with 3 folding maps and 9 copper-plate Biblical engravings by the German master Joseph à Montalegre, including the rare map of the double-hem...

$7500 / ≈ €7050
Publisher: ARIAS MONTANUS, B.
Place, Date: Wustius & Andrae, Frankfurt am Main, 1696

 

Desciption de lopulente et manifique ville de Venise.

Extremely rare panoramic of Venice and neighboring islands (Murano, Burano, Torcello and Mazorbo), clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark. The surrounding l...

$7000 / ≈ €6580
Publisher: BOISSEAU, J.
Place, Date: Paris, 1646