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39e Vüe d'Optique Representant L'Hotel du Lord Maire de Londre.

So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of Somerset House on the Strand in London.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many popular speci...

Estimate: $400 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: DAUMONT
Date: Paris, 1760

 

Vuë du dedans de l'Eglise de St. MARTIN à Londre.

So-called optical print illustrating a perspective view of the central aisle of St. Martin's church, in London.In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries there were many ...

Estimate: $240 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: ANONYME
Date: Paris, 1760

 

Nobiolo Canavesano, o uva Spanal.

Highly decorative stipple engraving with hand-colored details from a scarce work 'Pomona Italiana ossia Trattato Degli Alberi Fruttiferi' by Giorgio Gallesio. The series ...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: PERA, G.
Date: Turin, 1832

 

Kunst is allemaal flauwe kul.

Joop Schafthuizen is a Dutch artist known for his prints. He inspired some of the books written by his partner, the famous writer Gerard Reve. "Kunst is allemaal fla...

Estimate: $350 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: SCHAFTHUIZEN, J. / REVE G.
Date: Rotterdam, 1976

 

Fossa Sanctae Mariae.

Detailed map of part of the country between rivers Rhine and Meuse showing a canal to be dug between 1626 and 1628 between Rheinberg in Germany and Venlo. A deficiency of...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Kaart van Zeeland.

Fine map of the province of Zeeland, with the fortified cities are highlighted in red. Isaac Tirion was born in Utrecht ca. 1705. He came to Amsterdam ca. 1725. Tirion pu...

Estimate: $175 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: TIRION, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1747

 

Le Canal Royal de Languedoc pour la jonction de l'Océan et de la Mer Méditerranée, dédié et présenté à Mgrs. des Estats de Languedoc.

Title at the top, in a cartouche illustrated with allegorical figures, with a garland of shields to the arms of the lords of the lands touched by the Canal, with three me...

Estimate: $2700 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: NOLIN, J.-B.
Date: Paris, 1697

 

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

 

1) Le Kakatoës à Huppe Jaune. 2) Le Lori Tricolor. Le Perroquet Vert.

Noteworthy bird print from 1839 Furne edition of the Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon.Engraved by Fournier after ...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: BUFFON, C.
Date: Paris, 1838 - 1839

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

Charming small manuscript leaf from an French Book of Hours written around 1470 in or near Rouen.VERSO: 14 Lines of text in Latin one 2-lines initial in liquid gold and f...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, ca.1470

 

A rare suite of 12 original etchings by Martin van Maele to the famous work by Edmond Haracourt.

A rare suite of 12 original etchings by Martin van Maele to the famous work by Edmond Haracourt. The series was published anonymously in a small edition. These etchings a...

Estimate: $1000 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: VAN MAELE, M.
Date: Nevers, Brussels, 1882,1883

 

Chinese erotic painting on silk.

Fine oriental miniature of an erotic scene of an Chinese couple engaged in amorous pursuit. Quin Dynasty, late 19th. century.This type of Chinese erotic paintings, usuall...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$175 / ≈ €152

Publisher: CHINA
Date: China, ca. 1880

 

Chinese erotic painting on silk.

Fine oriental miniature of an erotic scene of an Chinese couple engaged in amorous pursuit. Quin Dynasty, late 19th. century.This type of Chinese erotic paintings, usuall...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$175 / ≈ €152

Publisher: CHINA
Date: China, ca. 1880

 

Chinese erotic painting on silk.

Fine oriental miniature of an erotic scene of an Chinese couple engaged in amorous pursuit. Quin Dynasty, late 19th. century.This type of Chinese erotic paintings, usuall...

Estimate: $120 - $175
$175 / ≈ €152

Publisher: CHINA
Date: China, ca. 1880

 

Indian erotic painting on ivory

Fine oriental miniature of an erotic scene of an Indian couple. Drawing, brush and gouache on ivory panel, late 19th/ early 20th cent.

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: ORIENTAL MINIATURE
Date: India, ca. 1900

 

Indian erotic painting on ivory

Fine oriental miniature of an erotic scene of an Japanese looking couple. Drawing, brush and gouache on ivory panel, late 19th/ early 20th cent.

Estimate: $175 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: ORIENTAL MINIATURE
Date: India, ca. 1900

 

Indian erotic painting on ivory

Fine oriental miniature of an erotic scene of an Indian couple with a landscape in the back. Drawing, brush and gouache on ivory panel, late 19th/ early 20th cent.

Estimate: $220 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: ORIENTAL MINIATURE
Date: Iran, India, ca. 1900

 

Eight Indian erotic paintings, accordion mounted.

SUPERB SET of eight remarkable free miniatures, presenting couples in natural decorations. The miniatures are painted in Iran or India in late 19th - early 20th century]....

Estimate: $2500 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: IRAN or INDIA
Date: Iran, India, ca. 1900

 

Tiger tamer.

Showing a tiger tamer with two tigers who apparently have more interest in his erotic, scarily dressed assistance.

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: ca. 1950

 

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

 

Brandeburgum Marchionatus. . .

A very decorative map by Willem Blaeu of part of Poland and Pomerania, Mecklenburg and Rugia with excellent detail of forests, rivers, towns and villages. Ornamented with...

Estimate: $100 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 

(Art déco gouache)

Outstanding "art deco" gouache (unsigned) from the workshop of "Robert Pichon. Ateliers de Dessin et Lithographie – 10, rue Rochechouart – Paris. The g...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: PICHON, R. (Workshop).
Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 

(Art déco gouache)

Outstanding "art deco" gouache (unsigned) from the workshop of "Robert Pichon. Ateliers de Dessin et Lithographie – 10, rue Rochechouart – Paris. The g...

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

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 

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

 

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

 

A Map and Chart of Arabia, the Red Sea, & Persian Gulf, drawn from the Chart of the Eastern Ocean, Publish'd in 1740, by Order of ye Count de Maruepas, improv'd from particular Surveys, and regulated by Astronomical Observations.

A small but unusual map of the Arabian Peninsular, engraved by G. Child for 'The universal traveller: or, A compleat description of the several nations of the world', by ...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: CHILD, G.
Date: London, Th. Salmon, 1752-1753

 

Der Hollaendisch-Ostindianischen Compagnie Weltberühmte Haupt - Handels und Niederlags stadt BATAVIA..

Very fine decorative plan of Batavia showing the City and its immediate environs, the surrounding rice fields intersected by a network of waterways, canals and outlying f...

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

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1733

 

Pecheli, Xansi, Xantung, Honan, Nanking, In plaga Regni Sinensis. . .

A map of the northern provinces of China after the Jesuit Martino Martini, depicting of Hebei (Pecheli), Shanxi (Xansi), Shandong (Xantung), Henan (Honan), and Jangsu (Na...

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

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca 1660

 

ATLAS RUSSICUS mappa una generali et undeviginti specialibus vastissimum Imperium Russicum cum adiacentibus regionibus [repeated in French].

After an unnumbered general map of Russia there are 13 numbered maps that cover European Russia (scale 1, 1.527.000). The other (last) 6 maps cover Asian Russia (Siberia,...

Estimate: $35000 - $40000
$40000 / ≈ €34769

Publisher: Akademie von Wissenschaften
Date: St Peterburg, Akademie von Wissenschaften. 1745

 

Les Costes Aux Environs De La Riviere De Misisipi Decouvertes par Mr. De la Salle en 1683, et reconnues par Mr. Le Chevallier d'Iberville en 1698 et 1699 . . . 1705

A historically significant map of Florida and the Gulf Coast shows especially the Mississippi's estuary in some detail, more or less correctly located.The locations of ma...

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

Publisher: DE FER, N.
Date: Paris, 1705

 

Danubius Fluminum Europaeorum Princeps, Secundum naturalem Suum Cursum Pontes, Stationes, et Accessoria Flumina, una cum intimatione Ubi et quinam Eorum Navigabilia . . .

Extremely rare and striking large format map of the course of the Danube, from its source to the Black Sea. Engraved by Johan Ulrich Kraus and published by Matthaeus Wagn...

Estimate: $12000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: WAGNER, M.
Date: Ulm, 1686

 

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: $18000 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 

Plan du Port de St Augustin dans la Floride.

This chart shows a plan of the Port of St. Augustine in Florida.The only issue of this version of Bellin's map, slightly larger than the common version. Depths shown by s...

Estimate: $300 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1764

 

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

 

La Lune à un Mètre [Mini poster for Paris Exposition Universelle)

Original lithograph poster for "Paris Exposition Universelle" held between April and November, 1900, which received 50 million visitors. In 1899, director Geor...

Estimate: $800 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: TRUCHET, A.
Date: Paris, c.1900

 

Rhodi [Map of Rhodes]

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

Estimate: $350 - $450
$345 / ≈ €300

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

 

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

 

Share of 1000 Florins to Michel de Knyff. N° 135.

Share of 1000 Florins, paid in four tranches at 250 Florins of Vienna, from "Compagnie Imperiale & Royale Octroyee d'Assurance de Commerce & d'escompte."...

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

Publisher: COMPAGNIE IMPERIALE & ROYALE
Date: Trieste, 1782 - 1783

 

Tabula Americae Specialis Geographica Regni Peru, Brasiliae, Terra Firmae & Reg: Amazonum, Secundum relationes de Herrera, de Laet & PP d Acuña & M. Rodriguez . . .

A good and clean copy of Homann's map of the northern part of South America. The map is on the Valley of the Amazon and delineates the Amazon and its labyrinth of tributa...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1728

 

Typus Geographicus Chili Paraguay Freti Magellanici &c.

Detailed map covering the southern part of the continent based on the cartography of Delisle and the information gleaned from the voyages of Brouwer, Narbouroug and Beauc...

Estimate: $180 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1750