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Santorini.

Very rare map of Santorini published in the first edition of "Viaggio da Venetia, a Costantinopoli. Per Mare, e per Terra, & infieme quello di Terra Santa. Da Gi...

Estimate: $350 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: ROSACCIO, Giuseppe.
Date: Venice, Giacomo Franco, 1598

 

Quella Tavola E l'Antica Siria ch'Era destinta in dodici . . .

Very rare view of Holy Land published in the first edition of "Viaggio da Venetia, a Costantinopoli. Per Mare, e per Terra, & infieme quello di Terra Santa. Da G...

Estimate: $450 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: ROSACCIO, Giuseppe.
Date: Venice, Giacomo Franco, 1598

 

Scio. (Chios)

Very rare view of Chios Island published in the first edition of "Viaggio da Venetia, a Costantinopoli. Per Mare, e per Terra, & infieme quello di Terra Santa. D...

Estimate: $550 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: ROSACCIO, Giuseppe.
Date: Venice, Giacomo Franco, 1598

 

Metileme. (Lesbos)

Very rare map of Lesbos published in the first edition of "Viaggio da Venetia, a Costantinopoli. Per Mare, e per Terra, & infieme quello di Terra Santa. Da Giose...

Estimate: $350 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: ROSACCIO, Giuseppe.
Date: Venice, Giacomo Franco, 1598

 

Punishment of China.

The Chinese way of a punishment from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. Fr...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1599

 

Punishment of a criminal in China.

Punishment of a criminal in China from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1599

 

Feast of China.

A scene of a Chinese dinner feast from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1599

 

Funeral in China.

A scene of a funeral in China from Linschoten's famous voyages to the East of 1583-92 here published by De Bry the year after they first appeared as a separate book. From...

Estimate: $80 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1599

 

XIX. Venatio Elephantum in Pegu. [How elephants are caught in Pegu]

How elephants are caught in Pegu. The king of Pegu had a particular method of transporting elephants. He had a great enclosure built of strong wooden posts, with a trap-d...

Estimate: $120 - $130
$130 / ≈ €113

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1599

 

Christophorus Columus Ligur Indiarum Prim invet A°1492

Very decorative portrait of Christopher Columbus (c. 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506), engraved by Theodor de Bry (1528-1593) and published in Jean Jacques Boissard, &quo...

Estimate: $450 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt a.M. 1597 - 1599

 

Conibas Regio cum uicinis gentibus.

3rd State. The first printed map of present day central Canada issued by Cornelis van Wytfliet in editions of his Descriptionis Ptolemaicae Augmentum first published in L...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: WYTVLIET, C. van
Date: Lovain 1597-1600

 

Perspective print after Vredeman de Vries.

Engraving after Hans, or Johannes Vredeman de Vries (ca.1527-1604), a famous Dutch architect and draughtsman, known in the Low Countries as "The king of architects&q...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / GALLE, Th.
Date: Antwerp, c. 1562 - 1601

 

Terra Sancta.

This is the most modern of Ortelius' maps of the Holy Land. It focuses specifically on the Holy Land and is oriented with east of the top. Ortelius used as a model the wa...

Estimate: $1900 - $2400
$2400 / ≈ €2086

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1603

 

[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...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.
Date: Leiden, 1604

 

La marca d'Ancona. Marchia Anconitana Picaenum olim dicta. . . Romae apud Joannem Orlandini formis Rome 1604.

A re-issue of the plate by Vicentium Luchinù of 1564 now with the address of Orlandini and the dates 1602 / 1604.Collector's item. A unique opportunity to acquire a fine...

Estimate: $2400 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: ORLANDI, J.
Date: Rome, 1604

 

Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 5

Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tresrenomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou ...

Estimate: $150 - $175
$175 / ≈ €152

Publisher: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.
Date: The Hague, 1604 - 1605

 

Descriptio Arabie / Arabia.

A rare miniature map of the Arabian Peninsular. Title cartouche on the lower right corner.First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the m...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606

 

Iava Maior.

Very fine miniature map of Java, engraved by Benjamin Wright (1575-1613). This early map contains detailed geography and nomenclature around the northern coastline of the...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: LANGENES
Date: Amsterdam, Cornelis Claes, 1606

 

Ultrajectum.

An original early 17th century copper engraved miniature antique map of the Dutch province of Utrecht by Petrus Bertius, that was published in Amsterdam at the beginning ...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 

Cusco urbs nobilissima & opule[n]tissima Peruani regni in occide[n]tali parte. . .

Famous town plan of Cuzco, from the first German edition of part VI of de Bry's " Grands Voyages". In this work the conquest of Peu by Pizarro was discribed. Th...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1607

 

Delineatio Regiae Civitatis Candy. (Plan of the city Kandy in Ceylon.)

Uncommon early view of the city of Kandy, in the center of Ceylon –now Sri Lanka-, shown from above, intricately engraved; it shows a fortification at the center of the...

Estimate: $600 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1607

 

Aeneae Troiani Navigatio.

Early map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean depicting the journey of Aeneas from Phrygia (Turkey) to Rome.From the first French-text edition of Jodocus Hondius' At...

Estimate: $240 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: MERCATOR,G./ HONDIUS,J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1608

 

Lutzenburgensis Ducatus veriss descript.

Prepared by Jacob Surhon who made a manuscript map of Luxembourg for which he received 500 Livres from Charles V in 1551. For security reasons the map was not published. ...

Estimate: $700 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1609

 

1) Natoliae,.. 2) Aegypti recentior.. 3) Carthaginis..

To the left a map of Turkey. Oriented with west at bottom. Right side of sheet contains a map of northern Egypt showing the Nile River delta, and a map the vicinity of Tu...

Estimate: $600 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1570-1609

 

Biturigum.

A miniature map of the Berry. Fine cartouche in the upper left corner.First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famous engravers...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Date: Amsterdam/Frankfurt 1609

 

Die Zyp / La Zype.

A miniature map showing the polder of De Zype. Title cartouche in the upper side.First published in 1598 in his Caert-Thresoor, the plates were executed by the most famou...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Date: Amsterdam / Frankfurt, 1609

 

Maldivae Insulae.

Very fine early miniature map of Maldives Islands. East is at the top. Title cartouche on the lower right corner. A dolphin and two ships are depicted.First published in ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Date: Amsterdam / Frankfurt, 1609

 

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...

Estimate: $6000 - $7500
$7500 / ≈ €6519

Publisher: MERCATOR, R.
Date: Amsterdam, 1595-1609

 

Rex Balius Preciosissimo Curru.

How the people of Bali transport their King. According to deBry: there are many horses on the island of Bali but they are small and only the simple folk ride them. Those ...

Estimate: $80 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1609

 

Sumatra Insula.

A miniature map of Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula, including Singapore and the various islands directly south of it. Containing detailed geography and nomenclature aroun...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: LANGENES, B.
Date: Amsterdam, 1609

 

[Bantam].

Text engravings from "Premier livre de l'histoire de la navigation aux Indes Orientales, par les hollandois, et des choses a eux advenues . . . ", being the cla...

Estimate: $50 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: LODEWYCKSZ, Willem
Date: Amsterdam, Cornille Nicolas, 1609

 

Moravia.

Detailed map centered on Brno. Moravia map, edited by Mercator and signed "Per Gerardum Mercatorem. Cum privilegio." in lower right corner, published by Jodocus...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, c.1610

 

Limburgensis Ducatus Tabula Nova.

Map of Limburg, prepared by the Antwerp expert in law and mathematics Aegidius Martini. After 1600 Jan Baptist Vrients acquired the stock and the plates of Ortelius' Thea...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A. / VRIENTS, J.B.
Date: Antwerp, 1606-1612

 

Poloniae, Lituaniaeq descriptio.

Fine general map of Poland. Rare; the second plate appearing in post-1595 edition of the Theatrum. Only used until 1612.Based on the now lost map of Waclaw Grodecki. Show...

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

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1612

 

Sardinia / Sicilia.. / Corfu / Zerbi.. / Elba / Malta. . .

Six very fine and early maps on one sheet. Including the islands of Sicily, Corfu, Sardinia, Zerbi (Djerba), Elba and Malta.The map of Malta has a sinking ship at Cala di...

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

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1570-1612

 

Helmond.

A panoramic view of the Helmond, seen from the Kromme Steenweg .

Estimate: $100 - $125
$125 / ≈ €109

Publisher: GUICCIARDINI, L.
Date: Arnhem, 1613

 

Ailhae Cidade de Goa Metropolitana da Indiae Partes Orientals que Esta en 15 Graos da Banda donorte.

One of the earliest printed detailed plans of a European trading post in the Indies, this finely engraved and designed bird's-eye plan was published in De Bry's important...

Estimate: $800 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1613

 

[Title page colored by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .]

Title page to the first edition, one of about 300 copies printed, from one of the largest and most magnificent of the great flower books, depicting more than 1000 flowers...

Estimate: $3000 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629)
Date: Nuremberg, ca 1613

 

Nieuw Nederlandtsch Caertboeck. Waer in volkomentlijcker als oyt te voren vertoont werden de XVII. Nederlanden.

Rare first edition of this atlas of the provinces of the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg. Engraved title page, with : "Gedruckt t' Amsterdam by Abraham Goos Plaet...

Estimate: $2750 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: GOOS, A.
Date: Amsterdam, 1616

 

Premislia celebris russiae civitas.

RARE only included in part VI of his town book. Bird's-eye of Przemysl in Poland. Frans Hogenberg (1535 Mechelen - Cologne 1590) was a copper engraver and etcher. Georg B...

Estimate: $2700 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, 1618