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Nova et Accurata totius EUROPAE Descriptio Authore Frederico de Wit Amstelodami.

General map of Europe richly ornamented with small compass rose and Europa shown riding Zeus in the form of a bull, and several putti holding the title banner aloft.

Estimate: $650 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: Frederik de Wit
Date: Amsterdam, 1680



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


Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

Blaeu based his work on John Speed's remarkably accurate map of 1626-1627. It shows the island divided into tribes and lots, and below the map itself appear the names of ...

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

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635


Erfolgte Kapitulation zwischen dem General Bonaparte und den Gross Leister von Malta. Vor der Hauptstadt Walette zu Maltha, am 10 Juni 1798.

Copper engraving with three scenes and one portrait on one sheet. In upper a view of Bonaparte arriving at Valletta. Published in "Allgemeine Welt-Chronik oder neue ...

Estimate: $2400 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Date: Zittau, 1798-1800


Carte Générale de l'Empire des Russes et de la Tartarie Universelle.

Rare map of Tartary and Russia, including Korea and Japan prepared after J.B.Nolin and published by Monhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'ed...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: MONDHARE / NOLIN, J.B.
Date: Paris, 1783


Sexta Etas Mudi. / Simon Beatus .. / Folio CCLIIII.

A very fine presentation of the circumcision of Simon (192 x 223 mm.). RECTO: a falling star, a portrait of a King and an officer wearing an armour. Page from the richest...

Estimate: $850 - $950
$1000 / ≈ €869

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


Tercia Etas Mudi. / Babylonias. [Babylon] / Folio. XXIIII.

A very fine presentation of the city of Babylon (Dim. H : 138 mm W : 223 mm).Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous Nuremberg Chronicle, published the ye...

Estimate: $360 - $400
$450 / ≈ €391

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


[Title page ] Théâtre Général de la Guerre en Europe.

Decorative title page by G.-L. Le Rouge, who was lieutenant in the regiment of Saxe before establishing himself as publisher, compiler and editor of maps at the rue des G...

Estimate: $120 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: LE ROUGE, G.-L.
Date: Paris, 1743


[Wall Map Africa]

This interesting and impressive wall map of Africa was most probably published in celebration of the delivery of a new steamship. Philip, Son Nephew, published the wall m...

Estimate: $1500 - $1800
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c. 1906


Etats du Grand-Seigneur en Asie, empire de Perse, pays des Usbecs, Arabie et Egypte.

Detailed map of the region bounded by the Black Sea, Georgia, the Caspian, Uzbekistan, The Indian Ocean, Saudi Arabia (here called \"Arabie Heureuse\"), Egypt a...

Estimate: $400 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: SANTINI, P.
Date: Venise, 1778


Carte de Perse dressée pour l\'usage du Roy.

A very detailed map of the region stretching from the Caucasus, Armenia, through Afghanistan an the Arabian Desert to the Indus River.

Estimate: $300 - $400
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: L\'ISLE, G. de.
Date: Paris, 1724



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


[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

Date: Leiden, 1604



Map of Africa.Left and right a box with geographical information for Africa.Prepared by Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: DESNOS, L.C. / DE MORNAS, B.
Date: Paris, 1762


The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Edward Fitzgerald translation)

Edward FitzGerald, an outstanding writer who has done more than anyone to popularise English poetry. His best-known work, The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1859), began by be...

Estimate: $4000 - $4500
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: SMITH, B.
Date: England, ca. 1930


Belgrad / Biograd.

A very RARE panoramic view of the city of Belgrade, including a numbered legend in the lower part.Published by the brothers Chéreau, active in Paris at rue st.Jacques au...

Estimate: $300 - $375
$375 / ≈ €326

Publisher: CHEREAU,F. & J.
Date: Paris, c.1720


Atlas composite.

A composite atlas including 93 double page maps on very sound paper and with fine contemporary out line color. The maps are dated between 1700 et 1727 except for one map ...

Estimate: $30000 - $35000
$35000 / ≈ €30422

Publisher: L'ISLE, G. de.
Date: Paris, 1700-1727


De Cust van Zeelandt begrypende in sich de gaten als vande Wielingin, ter Veere. Ziericzee..

An eye-catching of Zeeland.Pieter Goos (ca. 1616-1675) was one of the most important cartographer, engraver, publisher and print seller of Amsterdam. His widow continued...

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

Publisher: GOOS,P.
Date: Amsterdam 1673


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


[Title page] Gerardus Mercator natus Iudocus Hondius. . .

Arguably the finest engraved portrait of early map makers. In the well-executed design, Gerard Mercator and Jodocus Hondius are seated within an architectural cartouche o...

Estimate: $1200 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Date: Amsterdam, 1630


Carte du Gouvernement de Provence, suivant les nouvelles observations...

Fine copper engraved and decorative map of the Provence region in the south of France. It includes the cities of Nimes, Viviers, Avignon, Aix and Nice. The pictorial cart...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: AA, P. van der
Date: Amsterdam 1728


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


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


Les jeunes voyageurs en Europe, ou description raisonnée des divers pays compris dans cette partie du monde.

Second edition of this fine travel companion illustrated with 16 very decorative maps, each map surrounded with local producs and specialities of the region. Included are...

Estimate: $1000 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: (BRIAND, P.-C.).
Date: Paris, Thiériot, 1827


Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. [together with] Isla de Cuba. . .

Wall size sea chart and map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.Minute topographical, political, and...

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

Publisher: MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.
Date: Madrid, 1853 / 1851


Monumenta Cartographica Neerlandica, Volume X (with Index to volumes I - X.)

This volume focuses exclusively on the work of Hessel Gerritsz. (c. 1581-1632), who ranks among the most important and influential cartographers of the early-seventeenth-...

Estimate: $750 - $950
$815 / ≈ €708

Publisher: SCHILDER, G.
Date: Utrecht, December 2013


Corea and Japan.

A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula. The strait south of Korea,...

Estimate: $400 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: THOMSON, J.
Date: Edinburgh, 1816


Carte de la Turquie, de l'Arabie et de la Perse..

Large map of the Near East, based upon earlier maps by De L'Isle. Shows also most part of the Mediterranean basin as well as north-eastern Africa. Relief shown pictoriall...

Estimate: $500 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam c. 1745


Sexta Etas Mudi. - Data est mihi potestas in celo et in terra: Salvator:

A very fine presentation of Jesus Christ surrounded by the Twelve Apostles. Each of the evangelists being represented by his symbol in the corners.Page from the richest i...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2100 / ≈ €1825

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


[The creation of the world - First day]

Attractive page from the Nuremberg Chronicle, showing the creation of the world: the First Day, showing the celestial choir (God\'s creation of the angels) surrounding th...

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

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



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


L'Amérique divisée en ses principaux Etats Dressée d'après les Cartes de Mr. Bonne?

Rare, wall map of America in 2 sheets, after R. Bonne. With 3 inset maps of Hispaniola, Martinique and Hudson Bay. Beautiful title cartouche depicting a Native American l...

Estimate: $4500 - $5500
$5500 / ≈ €4781

Publisher: BONNE, R. / LATTRÉ, J.
Date: Paris, 1788


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


Sexta Etas Mundi. Ratisbonna. [Ratisbonne]

A very fine presentation of the city of Ratisbon, in Germany, centered on the cathedral (Dim. : 191 mm W : 525 mm).Overleaf a very nice view of Vienna, with two swans on ...

Estimate: $1400 - $1700
$1700 / ≈ €1478

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



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


Carte du Katay, ou Empire de Kin : pour servir a l'Histoire de Jenghiz Khan, raportée dans l'Histoire generale des voyages, tirée de l'Angloise.

The map is of interest for the use of East Sea, the sea between Korea and Japan, here called "Mer de Corée".Fine map of Korea and China's Yellow Sea. Complete ...

Estimate: $550 - $600
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1750



The map of Europe has been identified as the work of Hieronimus Münzer (1437-1508), a Nuremberg physician who supplied the geographical contents of the chronicle. The Eu...

Estimate: $5500 - $7500
$7500 / ≈ €6519

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Date: Nuremberg, 1493