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Alssleben.

The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper: she colored it in pastel colors, adding extensive cl...

Estimate: $850 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.
Date: The Hague, ca. 1700

 

Gustaaf Willem Baron van Imhoff.

Decorative portrait of Gustaaf Willem Baron van Imhoff, who was Governor for the V.O.C. (Dutch East Indian Company) in Indonesia.

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: TANJÉ, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1745

 

Kantong [The Dutch Folly Fort off Canton]

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting The Dutch "Folly Fort" off Canton. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.Forts were built in several pla...

Estimate: $500 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Canton?, c.1750

 

Cochin (today: Ernakulam)

Small but charming 18th water color on paper depicting Cochin (today : Ernakulam) was from 1500, when the first Portuguese fleet called on its port, a firm ally of the Po...

Estimate: $650 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: India? c.1750

 

Kancheu.

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting Kancheu. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.

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

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c.1750

 

An embassy from the East-India Company of the United Provinces, to the Grand Tartar Cham, Emperor of China deliver'd by their excellencies, Peter de Goyer and Jacob de Keyzer, at his imperial city of Peking. . .

Very rare first English text edition of this most important and early resource on China and the Chinese. Three parts in one folio by John Macock for the author.Part I: An...

Estimate: $7000 - $9000
$9000 / ≈ €7823

Publisher: NIEUHOF, J.
Date: London : Printed by the Author at his house in White-Friers, 1669

 

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

 

Le cours entier du grand et Fameux Nil. . .

Scarce. A splendid map of ancient Egypt. West is at the top and the Nile bisects Egypt. A inset shows modern Egypt to good detail. With the Red Sea and part of the Arabia...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: LOTTER, C.
Date: Augsburg, 1760

 

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

 

Valletta ou Valete ville Forte, de l'Isle de Malta.

A beautifully engraved and richly detailed birds-eye plan of the harbour and city of Valletta seen from the northwest. In lower part extensive key, identifying 57 feautur...

Estimate: $3000 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: BLAEU, J. / MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1705

 

De Stadt Jerusalem.

Plan of ancient Jerusalem from a Dutch bible after Villalpando. The print is in contemporary colors, which is extremely rare for a plate like this. Lower left the Temple ...

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

Publisher: LUCHTMANS, S.
Date: Amsterdam, 1710

 

Ilse Paese de' Selvaggi.. Lago Superiore. (Florida and the Bahamas)

Antonio Zatta published an Italian version of the John Mitchell map in twelve sheet. This sheet depicts Lake Superior in the Bellin version, as it appeared on the Mitchel...

Estimate: $480 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: ZATTA, A.
Date: Venice, 1778

 

Nuova Pianta Iconografica.. Venezia.

Precise bird's-eye town-plan of Venice, clearly depicting the city's architectural landmark, being a reduction of Ughi's 8-sheet map of 1725. There is a grid engraved ove...

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: VIERO, T.
Date: Venice, 1818

 

New chart of America.

Uncommon wall map in six sheet, cover the American continent, with title in German, English and French. Inset maps of Physical map of North America , Map of the north-eas...

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: MAIER, J.
Date: Stuttgart, 1888

 

Muitery op het O:I: Comp. schip Barbestein in Duins.

Anonymous engraving of a mutiny of the VOC ship Barbestein .

Estimate: $60 - $75
$75 / ≈ €65

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam c.1790

 

Het O:I: Comp. Schip de Ganges te Padstow gestrand.

Anonymous engraving of the VOC ship Ganges , running ashore at Padstow.

Estimate: $60 - $75
$75 / ≈ €65

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam c.1790

 

Dongerdeel.. De vierde grietenij van Ooster Goo.

Very decorative map centred on Dokkum, Metzerwier and Pasens from the Uitbeelding der Heerlijkheit Friesland prepared by Schotanus. With decorative title cartouche lower ...

Estimate: $400 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: SCHOTANUS, B.
Date: Leeuwarden, F.Halma, 1718

 

Over deese grietenije.. Eerste van Wester Goo..

Very decorative map centered on Menaam, Marsum and Boxum from the Uitbeelding der Heerlijkheit Friesland prepared by Schotanus. With decorative title cartouche lower righ...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: SCHOTANUS, B.
Date: Leeuwarden, F.Halma, 1718

 

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

 

Vue Interieure de la Bourse Royale à Londres.

So-called optical print of the London stock exchange. Daumont was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in Paris. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuri...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: DAUMONT
Date: Paris, 1760

 

Nieuwe kaart van 't Koninckryk Bengale. . .

Rare map Bangladesh with the Ganges delta, including Calcutta. Giving great detail with trade routes, European trade settlements, etc. Prepared by Joh. Van Leenen who was...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: VALENTIJN, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1726

 

Isola del Giapone e penisola di Corea.

A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate central title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to the Rev.de Fontaine o...

Estimate: $2650 - $3000
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1692

 

Guyana, Surinam, Amapa.

Very rare Ottoman printed map of Guyana, Suriname and Amapa. With Trinidad, inset map of the mouth of the Rivers Essequibo, Courantyne, Suriname with Paramaribo, etc.From...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: RAIF EFENDI
Date: Üsküdar (Istanbul), 1803

 

Chirurgie, plate XII

Showing medical chair and physician at work from the medical section of Diderot's Encyclopaedia. Engraved by Bernard after a design of Goussier. Very important work as it...

Estimate: $150 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: DIDEROT,D.
Date: Paris 1779

 

Guinea.

Samuel Purchas' edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor . Map of Guinea published in his famous collection of voyages His Pilgrimes . With descriptive text in English...

Estimate: $180 - $230
$230 / ≈ €200

Publisher: HONDIUS, J. / PURCHAS, S.
Date: London, 1645

 

Carte qui contient..Iles & Terres..L'Amerique..Jamaique..

Eight maps on one sheet. From Chatelain's Atlas Historique et Méthodique . Including maps of Bermuda, Jamaica, New England with Long Island, Carolina, Chesapeake and Del...

Estimate: $480 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam 1728

 

Tablaeu de l'Univers premiere partie/ .. seconde partie.

Uncommon and interesting manual containing a double hemisphere world map (with fine outer decoration and showing an imagined great sea in West America, easily the size of...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: DESOER, F.J.
Date: Luik, Belgium, 1784

 

Bern in der Schweitz.

Very fine panoramic of Bern. With a numbered key (1-25) of principal buildings in town.

Estimate: $3200 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: WOLFF HEIRS, J.
Date: Augsburg, 1740

 

Il regno della China detto presentente Catay e Magnin. . .

A rare and decorative Italian map of China and Japan, with Japan closely modelled on the indented Cardim outline and Hokkaido, called Yuppi , shown as an Asian peninsula....

Estimate: $3600 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

Publisher: ROSSI, G.
Date: Rome, 1682

 

La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan.

The Chaves map of Florida is a prime example of an explorer's map since it records the recent discoveries of Cabeza de Vaca, De Soto, and Moscoso. The map revealed little...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1592

 

Turcici Imperii Imago.

The map shows the Ottoman Empire with Turkey, Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Arabia and North Eastern Africa. The map is decorated with a title cartouche and a portrait of...

Estimate: $1450 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1629

 

Vue du sperbe Temple de St.Sophie .. a Constantinople.

A fanciful depiction of the Aya Sofya in Istanbul. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speciality establishments in Paris, Augsburg and Lon...

Estimate: $220 - $280
$280 / ≈ €243

Publisher: MONDHARE
Date: Paris, 1800

 

Tabula Episcopatuum Leodiensis et Coloniensis. . .

Rare issue of Cornelis Danckert's attractive map of Limburg, shows the area of Cologne, Mainz, Trier, Jülich, Mons, Antwerp and Liege in Belgium.Decorative title cartouc...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DANCKERTS, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1700

 

De gelegenheyt van t'paradys ende t'landt van Canaan..

Very attractive map, showing the location of Paradise. Two vignettes depict the Temptation of Adam and Eve, and their Expulsion from the Garden of Eden. Nicolaes Visscher...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1664

 

Constantinopolis.

A spectacular woodcut panorama of the ancient city of Constantinople, proporting to show the pre-Turk city (for example naming St Sophia). (235x522mm).One of the earliest...

Estimate: $3000 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 

Arabie.

Uncommon miniature map of the Arabian peninsula, from Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de géographie in 1657, Pierre Duval publ...

Estimate: $480 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Date: Paris, 1676

 

Encyclopedie des Voyages. Tom 3 ASIE.

There are in this volume as many as 89 color plates, all done by the author himself. Containing dresses of people of China, Persia, Armenia, Philippines, Java, India, Tar...

Estimate: $1000 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR,J.
Date: Paris, 1796

 

Hemisphaerium Orbis Antiqui cumzonis circulis. . .

A chart showing the eastern hemisphere, including north eastern coast of Australia with, superimposed, climatic zones and planetary details. Surround by most decorative s...

Estimate: $2000 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: CELLARIUS, A ./ SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1708

 

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

 

La Guienna , Medoc, Saintonge,. . .

A most attractive and decorative map by Vincenzo Coronelli. An elaborate title cartouche garlanded with intertwined flowers and dedicated to Mattia Toscani. With inset pl...

Estimate: $450 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1692