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Manuscript leaf on vellum written in a late Gothic hand.

RECTO: One 1-line initial S in burnished gold on a red and blue ground and one line filler in same.Verso 17 lines of text two initials in red and several filled in with y...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France/Flanders, c.1500

 

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...

Estimate: $4000 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

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

 

Tabula Secunda Europe (Spain & Portugal)

Wood block printed large-format Ptolemaic map of the Iberian Peninsula from the 1513 edition of Waldseemüller's Geographia.This Ptolemaic map comes from the first so cal...

Estimate: $3600 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.
Date: Strasburg, 1513

 

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...

Estimate: $180 - $230
$230 / ≈ €200

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM.
Date: Sevilla, ca.1520

 

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...

Estimate: $200 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM.
Date: Sevilla, ca.1520

 

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...

Estimate: $200 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM.
Date: Sevilla, ca.1520

 

Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini mathematicor[um] ...Octo libri Geographie. . .

Third edition of "Géographie" by Ptolemy and published in Strasbourg. Illustrated with 50 maps engraved in wood. One of the more important maps is showing the ...

Estimate: $75000 - $85000
$85000 / ≈ €73883

Publisher: PTOLEMEE, C. / FRIES. L.
Date: Strasbourg, J. Grüninger, 1522

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

RECTO: One 2-lines initial decorated with flower in liquid gold on colored grounds and seven 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds and six line-fillers in sam...

Estimate: $350 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

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

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

RECTO: One 2-lines initial decorated with flower in liquid gold on colored grounds and six 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds and five line-fillers in same...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

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

 

.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,...

Estimate: $1400 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

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

 

.Taprobana Ins. Tabula XII Asiae. [Sri Lanka.]

Ptolemy's mythical island of Taprobana originally became associated with Sri Lanka although it was sometimes confused with Sumatra. Taprobana, as it was called on most ea...

Estimate: $2000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

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

 

[Map of Palestine ]

Map of Palestine from "La Mer des Hystoires" published by Dupré, Paris, 1536 "La Mer des Hystoires" is a translation into French of the famous "...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: MER DES HYSTOIRES
Date: Dupre, Paris, 1536

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

VERSO: one 2-line illuminated initial in liquid gold on colored ground, seven 1-line initials and line-fillers in same.RECTO: eight 1-line initials in liquid gold on colo...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

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

 

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours with miniature of the Virgin of the Litanies.

The full-page panel depicts The Virgin of the Litanies (120 x 77mm.) with 2 printed lines of text. The verso has 21 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borde...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, Germain Hardouyn, c.1520-1540

 

[India and China]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of India and China prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published ...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

[Taprobana - Sri Lanka]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Ceylon prepared Martin Waldseemüller.Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "P...

Estimate: $15000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Pakistan, Afghanistan]

Wood block printed Ptolemaic map of the region of present-day Pakistan and part of Afghanistan. Convoluted mountain ranges and river systems dominate the trapezoidal map....

Estimate: $950 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

[Europe, Eastern, Sarmatia, Ukraine]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Europe, Eastern, Sarmatia, Ukraine prepared L. Fries after Martin Waldseemüller.Based on the slightl...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Italy]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Italy prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "P...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Near east with Cyprus]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Near east with Cyprus prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 publ...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

.[Balkan region with Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Switzerland, etc]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Balkan with Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Switzerland, etc prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the...

Estimate: $2200 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

.[India]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of India prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map from 1513 published in "P...

Estimate: $1500 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Germany and Poland]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Germany, Poland, The Low Countries, Austria and Switzerland prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on ...

Estimate: $1500 - $1900
$1900 / ≈ €1652

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Bangladesh, Burma, India, Thailand]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Bangladesh, Burma, India, Thailand prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map f...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C . / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

[Albania, Bulgaria, Europe, Eastern, Greece, Hungary, Macedonia, Romania]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Albania, Bulgaria, Europe, Eastern, Greece, Hungary, Macedonia, Romania prepared Martin Waldseemülle...

Estimate: $1500 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: FRIES, L. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

.[Georgia (Republic), Sarmatia, Ukraine]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of Georgia (Republic), Sarmatia, Ukraine prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger ma...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. / FRIES, L.
Date: Vienna, Trechsel, G., 1525 -1541

 

[East Asia]

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of East Asia and centered on Amenia, prepared Martin Waldseemüller. Based on the slightly larger map fr...

Estimate: $1800 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

Tabula Sexta Asia (Arabian Peninsula)

Wood block printed map and one of earliest printed representation of the Arabian Peninsular prepared Martin Waldseemüller. River Rhine to the left. Based on the slightly...

Estimate: $4500 - $5500
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: PTOLEMY,C ./ TRECHSEL, G.
Date: Vienna, 1525 -1541

 

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...

Estimate: $3500 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

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

 

Tabula Superioris Indiae & Tartariae maioris. (Modern Map of China, Japan, etc.)

Important map extending from Tartary in the north, to "Prov. Bocat" (Cambodia) in the south. "Tebet" is shown prominently, as is "Zinpangri"...

Estimate: $5000 - $6000
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: FRIES, L.
Date: Vienne, 1541

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

RECTO: Six 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds and five line-fillers in same.VERSO: Five 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds and one 2-lines i...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, 1520-1550

 

[Two Putti wrestling, while two putti try to stop them]

Fine print made by Bernardo Daddi (1512 - 1570) and published by Antonio Lafreri. Two Putti wrestling, while two putti try to stop them, and a small dog bites one on the ...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: DADDI, B. / LAFRERI,A.
Date: Venice, 1550

 

Die Stat Landaw.

Attractive bird's-eye view of the city Landau in Germany. Latin text on the verso.

Estimate: $25 - $30
$30 / ≈ €26

Publisher: MÜNSTER,S.
Date: Basel, ca. 1554

 

Niche in the form of a cartouche.

A lavishly decorated etching by the famous brothers Joannes and Lucas van Doetecum, after Cornelis II de vriendt or better known as Cornelis FLORIS (1514 - 1572 or 1575)....

Estimate: $450 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: VAN DOETECUM, J. & L.
Date: Antwerp, 1556

 

Il Cuscho citta principale della provincia del Peru.

A very desirable and scarce item of this decorative and early bid's-eye town-plan of the Inca city of Cuzco. Several figures shown inside the city walls and on the hillsi...

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: DE BELLEFOREST, F.
Date: Lyons, 1564

 

[No title - Daniel's Dream map]

Wood block print engraved by the famous engravers Jost Amman and Virgil Solis - with their initials in lower bottom of the map. This somewhat curious map of Europe, Afric...

Estimate: $1500 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: AMMAN, J. / SOLIS, V. / LUFFT, H.
Date: Cologne, ca. 1564

 

[No title] 'Daniel's Dream Map' or 'Wittenberg World Map'.

Wood block print engraved by the famous engravers Jost Amman and Virgil Solis - with their initials in lower bottom of the map. This somewhat curious map of Europe, Afric...

Estimate: $1300 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: AMMAN, J. / SOLIS, V. / LUFFT, H.
Date: Cologne, ca. 1564

 

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...

Estimate: $3750 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

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

 

( 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 "...

Estimate: $2200 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

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

 

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...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

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