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Traiectum ad Mosam. [Maastricht]

A birds-eye view of Maastricht seen from the south. Rising on Vrijthof square is the dominant complex of Sint-Servaas, in front of which - seen here in a distorted perspe...

$600 / ≈ €561
Maker / Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place & Date: Cologne, ca. 1581

 


Atlas des Missions de la Société des Missions-Étrangères. . .

This scarce atlas contains maps showing the locations of the Catholic missions belonging to the Société des Missions Étrangères in Asia. It covers India, Burma, Siam,...

$4000 / ≈ €3743
Maker / Publisher: LAUNAY, Adrien
Place & Date: Lille, 1890

 


Curacao Eylandt.

One of the earliest separate maps of Curaçao. The map has nice topographical detail and features an ornate title cartouche. Published in de Laet's account of the history...

$1900 / ≈ €1778
Maker / Publisher: DE LAET, Joannes
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1644

 


Zeelandiae Comitatus.

Rare map of Zeeland, with inset view of the town of Middelburg topped with costumed figures. This is the second edition published by Claes Jansz. Visscher. The first edit...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: KAERIUS, P. / VISSCHER, C.J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1617-1631

 


French Line CGT Poster.

French Line CGT Poster showing the Normandie cruise ship travelling from Southampton to New York, advertising an express luxury service on both the Ile de France and the ...

$2200 / ≈ €2059
Maker / Publisher: Attrib. Walter Thomas.
Place & Date: England, ca. 1936

 


Untitled wartime propaganda map poster depicting Roosevelt & Churchill stuggling between each other over the African Continent.

This powerful image shows US President Franklin D. Roosevelt and UK Prime Minister Winston Churchill in a tug-of-war over Africa. This original war poster was created by ...

$2750 / ≈ €2573
Maker / Publisher: FORT, Jean
Place & Date: Paris, Bedos et Cie, 1942-1943

 


Vues du port de Llivourne. (set of 6 prints)

Sought-after complete suite of 6 engravings by S[tefano] Della Bella [1610-1664]. in a second state (of 2).Della Bella was born in Florence in 1610, and studied the art ...

$7500 / ≈ €7018
Maker / Publisher: BELLA, S.D.
Place & Date: 1654-1655

 


Le Royaume de Siam avec Les Royaumes Qui Luy sont Tributaries & c. / La Royaume de Siam avec les royaumes qui luy sont Tributaires, et les Isles de Sumatra, Andemaon, etc. . . [two sheet map]

Influential map of Southeast Asia and the East Indies including modern day Thailand, southern Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra and Java. Ottens inc...

$2200 / ≈ €2059
Maker / Publisher: OTTENS, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1710

 


Aux buttes Chaumont.

Chromo lithographed poster, "Aux buttes Chaumont.", by CHERET, J. Plate 141, published in Maître 17, on April 1898. The "Les Maîtres de l'Affiche" c...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: CHERET, J.
Place & Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, April 1898

 


Iris . . .

Chromo lithographed poster of Les Maîtres de l'Affiche being plate n°180. The "Les Maîtres de l'Affiche" contained 256 small for lithographic prints of the b...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: LES MAITRES DE L'AFFICHE
Place & Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, 1899

 


Geography Humphrey . . .

Chromo lithographed poster of Les Maitres de l'Affiche n°76. The "Les Maitres de l'Affiche" contained 256 small for lithographic prints of the best posters of ...

$175 / ≈ €164
Maker / Publisher: LES MAITRES DE L'AFFICHE / STOWELL, L.
Place & Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, 1896

 


Excelsiori (Rana N. 28 - Cent. 20).

"After so many wars and so many troubles, young Russia, in a more serene glaze all the beautiful sun of freedom you will enjoy ... ". Fascinating allegorical sa...

$1250 / ≈ €1170
Maker / Publisher: CETTO, M.
Place & Date: Bologna, 1905

 


Mer de Chine - Detroit De Singapour Partie Comprise Entre Singaour et Le Dett. De Malacca d'apres les travaux du Commr. J.W. Reed de la Marine Royale d'Angleterr, ...

A detailed chart of Singapore Strait, drawn from an English Chart by J.W. Reed, who surveyed Singapore and environs between 1865 and 1869, aboard the H.M.S. Rifleman.The ...

$2500 / ≈ €2339
Maker / Publisher: DEPOT DE LA MARINE.
Place & Date: Paris, 1873

 


AIR France - Super constellation, Lockhead L - 10 - 49.

Promotional poster attributed to Lucien Boucher showing of a Lockhead L - 10 - 49 on a Mercator projection world map. The map depicts a pictorial map of the entire world ...

$1600 / ≈ €1497
Maker / Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Place & Date: Perceval, Paris, 1953

 


Recueil de cartes géographiques pour la description de l'Indostan . . .

First French edition, the maps revised by Jean Nicholas Buache.  The English original edition was published in London in 1783 by Brown under the title "Memoir of a ...

$1000 / ≈ €936
Maker / Publisher: RENNELL, J.
Place & Date: Paris, Poignée, an VIII = 1800

 


Mexico.

Unusual poster for Mexican tourism, published by Asociacion Mexicana de Turismo, The artist is unknown and the design is surreal and modern at the same time.The popularit...

$1600 / ≈ €1497
Maker / Publisher: ASOCIACION MEXICANA DE TURISMO
Place & Date: Mexico, ca. 1935

 


Indonesia.

Original vintage travel advertising issued by the Indonesian Council for Tourism featuring a colorful pictorial map marking the islands and oceans with images of local pe...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: INDONESIAN COUNSIL OF TOURISM
Place & Date: Jakarta, ca. 1955

 


Réseau aérien mondial.

"Sur les ailes d'Air France, découvrez le monde à votre tour" lithograph poster from AIR France. A great mid-century design by Air France advertising poster b...

$1600 / ≈ €1497
Maker / Publisher: PLAQUET. / AIR FRANCE
Place & Date: Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1940-1950

 


Inferior Germania.

A rare miniature map of present-day The Netherlands and Belgium. Strap-work title cartouche in the lower right corner with scale. Expertly engraved by Petrus Kaerius, the...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: LANGENES, B. / BERTIUS, P.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 


Everything that the party has designed, we will do. 12 and five years of specific action.

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster.Read more about the Soviet propaganda poster. [+]

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Place & Date: Moscow, 1986

 


Save means to increase.

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster.Read more about the Soviet propaganda poster. [+]

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Place & Date: Moscow, 1986

 


Japan (poster signed by Georges Mathieu)

Dedicated "Pour Benijs Boulanger" and signed "Georges Mathieu", in black marker. Decorative poster advertising flights to Japan made by Georges Mathie...

$1750 / ≈ €1638
Maker / Publisher: MATHIEU, G. / AIR France
Place & Date: Paris, 1967

 


C'est à la France que le monde doit ses ailes. . .

Original poster promoting the French company Montgolfier Renard Charles, manufacture of hot air balloon and dirigibles. Full title Translation: " It is to France tha...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: CAVE, L.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 


C'est à la France que le monde doit ses ailes, Clement Ader, Premier décollage du premier avion, 9 octobre 1890.

Original poster for the historical first take-off of the first plane. Translation: " It is to France that the world owes its wings, Clement Ader, First takeoff of th...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: CAVE, L.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 


Folies Bergere - Folies en Folie!

Original advertising poster for the show " Folies en Folie! ", in the famous Les Folies Bergère cabaret in Paris. The Théâtre des Folies Bergère is a famous...

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: ERTE (Romain de Tirtoff).
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1975

 


[Moses and Joshua descending from Mount Sinai] Quita Etas Mundi. Folium. XXXI

The Latin text page is illustrated with a large woodblock cut depiction Moses and Joshua descending from Mount Sinai with the tablets of the Law broken and found the Isra...

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place & Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

 


Deliciae Batavicae.

It is a charming book illustrated with portraits of Willem of Orange and Prince Maurits and eight engraved armorial plates.  Followed by 30 engraved views or scenes of ...

$5000 / ≈ €4679
Maker / Publisher: MARCUS, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius, 1618

 


Amérique Centrale.

Decorative map of Central America from Géographie Universelle, Atlas Migeon. With an inset map of the Isthmus of Panama lower left corner and a panoramic view of Mexico ...

$70 / ≈ €66
Maker / Publisher: MIGEON, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1874

 


La Corvette la recherche au milieu des glaces.

Beautiful lithograph by A. Mayer and Bayot of the corvette "La recherche" surrounded by Ice. Published by Arthus-Bertrand and Lemercier in Paris.From Joseph Pau...

$450 / ≈ €421
Maker / Publisher: GAIMARD, P.
Place & Date: Paris. Arthus-Bertrand, 1838-1852

 


Hollandia Comitatus.

Orientated west to the top of the sheet, this presents the County of Holland in the classical orientation for seventeenth-century maps, with Amsterdam at the center. The ...

$1900 / ≈ €1778
Maker / Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 


Glaucus, Cantharus, Salpa, Rarus. (Piscium Vivæ Icones - Fish)

Depiction of Glaucus, Cantharus, Salpa, Rarus. Fish set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 12. The engraving is copi...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Place & Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 


Faber piscis, Asellus minor, Conger, Alburinus. (Piscium Vivæ Icones - Fish)

Depiction of Faber piscis, Asellus minor, Conger, Alburinus. Fish set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 14. The eng...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Place & Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 


Gladius piscis, Galeus piscis, Araneus, Mugil. (Piscium Vivæ Icones - Fish)

Depiction of Gladius piscis, Galeus piscis, Araneus, Mugil. Fish set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 15. The engr...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Place & Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 


Lo Stati Presente di Tutti i Paesi e Popoli del Mondo..

This most uncommon work provides an interesting focus on the dissemination of the outline of Japan provided by Kaempfer. Beside the description of Japan, the book include...

$1100 / ≈ €1029
Maker / Publisher: ALBRIZZI, G.
Place & Date: Venice, 1734

 


Casino d'Enghien.

Chromo lithographed poster, "Casino d'Enghien.", by CHERET, Jules. Plate 129, published in Maître 33, on August 1898. The "Les Maitres de l'Affiche" ...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: CHERET, J.
Place & Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, April 1890

 


La Dépêche Grand Format.

Chromo lithographed poster of Les Maîtres de l'Affiche being plate n°140. The "Les Maîtres de l'Affiche" contained 256 small for lithographic prints of the b...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: LES MAITRES DE L'AFFICHE
Place & Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, 1898

 


[TAI travel poster]

A whimsical travel poster for "Transport Aeriens Intercontinentaux" (TAI), published in Paris in 1960, design by François Lesourt (Périgueux, 1913 - 1997). Th...

$950 / ≈ €889
Maker / Publisher: LESOURT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, Hubert Baille & Cie Paris, 1960

 


French Line First Class Bagages de Cale.

French Line First Class Bagages de Cale sticker for the journey Havre- Southhamptons New-York. It used to be stuck on luggage. The Compagnie Générale Transatlantique is...

$75 / ≈ €70
Maker / Publisher: COMPAGNOE GENERALE TRANSATLANTIQUE
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1950

 


Thé Ceylan, Darjeeling, Darceyta, Chine.

Ceylon tea, Darjeeling, Darceyta, China. Advertising cardboard. Lithograph enhanced with gouache. Printed in France. King René's Illuminator.Jean Adrien Mercier, born Au...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MERCIER J. A.
Place & Date: Paris, ca 1980

 


By the Dawn's Early Light.

Original 1940's WW II American liberation poster by Natacha Carlu, published by the French Press & Information Service, New York, N. Y.The poster shows a torch-bearin...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: CARLU, N.
Place & Date: New York, French press and information service, 1945

 


A folding fan showing Cleopatra at the Gates of Alexandria, circa 1750-1760.

The fan shows Cleopatra at the Gates of Alexandria, where she welcomes Julius Caesar who came to visit her in 48BC. Her suite is made up of soldiers and maids. The arriva...

$1250 / ≈ €1170
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: English, ca. 1750-1760

 


[Anti capitalism Soviet Union propaganda poster]

Propaganda mini anti-capitalism poster published in Russia during The Cold War. By the 1960’s and 1970’s, outrageous practices in Soviet bureaucracy flourished. Poor ...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: THE FIGHTING PENCILS
Place & Date: Leningrad, 1974

 


Sabena (USA - NYC).

Sabena Belgian World Airlines poster showing the skyline of New York in abstract style. Published by Rali Brisart in Belgium.La Sabena, acronym for Societé Anonyme Belg...

$900 / ≈ €842
Maker / Publisher: VANDEN EYNDE, G.
Place & Date: Brussels, ca. 1970

 


Bal du Moulin Rouge Paris - Femmes Femmes Femmes.

Poster designed by René Gruau for Bal du Moulin Rouge Paris - Festival fantaisie de rêve avec les 40 Doris Girls. Signed in the upper right-hand corner with Monogram G....

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: GRUAU, R.
Place & Date: Paris, Artis SA Paris, 1973

 


This is our biography.

Uncommon Soviet propaganda poster.Read more about the Soviet propaganda poster. [+]

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: PLAKAT PUBLISHING HOUSE.
Place & Date: Moscow, 1986

 


Rotterdam Lloyd, Royal Mail Line. La Méditerranée - L' Egypte - Ceylan - La Malaysie - Les Indes Néerlandaises - L' Australie - L' Indo-Chine - La Chine - Le Japon.

Johann von Stein made this iconic poster for the Rotterdam Lloyd in 1930. This is the rare French version for the tour from Rotterdam to Australia.Johann von Stein (Dutch...

$2000 / ≈ €1871
Maker / Publisher: VON STEIN, J.
Place & Date: Rotterdam, 1930

 


Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis. . .

The first printed map of China. It is signed by Ludovico Georgio, whose real name was Luis Jorge de Barbuda. He was a Portuguese Jesuit cartographer and besides that a sp...

$5000 / ≈ €4679
Maker / Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Place & Date: Antwerp, 1598

 


Imposita saxo Jacob cervice quiescens Aligeros scalas vidit imre choros. Gene[sis] 28

A superb example of this illustration showing a blind Isaac blessing Jacob. Copper engraving published in " Thesaurus sacrarum historiarum veteris testamenti, elegan...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: DE JODE, G.
Place & Date: Antwerp, 1585

 


Vincula dura Joseph pro falso crimine perfert. Sed deus a falsa hunc suspicione leuat. Gene[sis] 40

A superb example of this illustration from the series of the Story of Joseph. Joseph in Jail.Copper engraving published in " Thesaurus sacrarum historiarum veteris t...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: DE JODE, G.
Place & Date: Antwerp, 1585

 


Cartes pour le tom V de mineraux. (Atlas des cartes des déclinaisons et inclinaisons de l'aiguille aimantée, rédigées d'après la Table des observations ...

Cartes pour le tom V de mineraux. (Atlas des cartes des déclinaisons et inclinaisons de l'aiguille aimantée, rédigées d'après la Table des observations magnétiques ...

$2500 / ≈ €2339
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON, Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte de.
Place & Date: Paris, 1783-1788

 


Novi Belgii novae que Angliae nec non partis Virginiae..

The third state with Fort Kassimier and Philadelphia and nearby placenames added. To the south the Dutch colony of Nieu Amstel. New nomenclature and a key appear around t...

$5750 / ≈ €5380
Maker / Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1684

 


Dutchman and a Maruyama prostitute.

An explicit scene of a Dutchman and a Maruyama prostitute featuring a gray-bearded westerner coupling with a courtesan. The woman protests that she doesn't understand wha...

$7500 / ≈ €7018
Maker / Publisher: CHOKOSAI EISHO
Place & Date: Late Edo, 1790

 


COGNAC PELISSON.

Original advertising poster for the French cognac brand Pellisson, printed by Imprimerie Vercasson, in Paris, designed by Leonetto Cappiello. Leonetto Cappiello, born in ...

$2000 / ≈ €1871
Maker / Publisher: CAPPIELLO, L.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1900

 


Cunard White (Queen Mary et Queen Elizabeth de la Cunard Line).

Rare original vintage travel advertising poster for Cunard White Star, the fastest Ocean Service in the World. Stunning Art Deco style illustration of the two majestic fl...

$4000 / ≈ €3743
Maker / Publisher: ROQUIN, A.
Place & Date: Paris, 1938

 


Temperance (Temperantia) from The Virtues.

Very decorative engraving by Philip Galle (Haarlem 1537–1612 Antwerp) after Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels). The print was published by Hi...

$10000 / ≈ €9357
Maker / Publisher: BREUGHEL, P.
Place & Date: Antwerp, Hieronymus Cock, 1580

 


Eadem Aurantia Dimidiata.

Decorative engraving representing a citrus fruit. Taken from the book "Hesperides sive de malorum aureorum" by Giovan Battista Ferrari (Italian botanist, 1584-1...

$275 / ≈ €257
Maker / Publisher: FERRARI, G. B.
Place & Date: Rome, Scheus, 1646

 


Carta prima Generale dell' Asia.

FIRST STATE of Robert Dudley's general chart of the Persian Gulf, going east through India to the southeastern coast of China showing Macau and the area of present-day Ho...

$17500 / ≈ €16375
Maker / Publisher: DUDLEY, R.
Place & Date: Florence, 1646

 


A scarce Real Compañia de Filipinas 250 Pesos deed issued in 1785

A scarce Real Compañia de Filipinas 250 Pesos deed issued in 1785. Share nº 23726, hand signed by several company officials.Engraved by Fernando Selma (1752-1810) after...

$1750 / ≈ €1638
Maker / Publisher: REAL COMPANIA DE FILIPINAS
Place & Date: Spain, 1785

 


Belgii sive Germaniae Inferioris accuratissima tabula.

Very rare and very decorative map with in the right and left borders costumed figures and town plans alternately. In top and bottom border town plans and views.Separate p...

$3500 / ≈ €3275
Maker / Publisher: HONDIUS, H.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1631

 


Toujours des sangsues!

Lithograph depicting a corpulent physician diagnoses more leeches for a young woman, who lies drained. In 1832, there was a devastating cholera epidemic in Paris.Publishe...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: AUBERT, B.
Place & Date: Paris, c. 1832

 


Rooseveld rekende verkeerd ! De vangarmen van De Dollarpoliep worden afgesneden. . .

An remarkable Anti-American Dutch World War II propaganda poster by Lou Manche, showing an pink octopus, representing the United States, with its tentacles being cut from...

$1900 / ≈ €1778
Maker / Publisher: MANCHE, L.
Place & Date: The Netherlands, 1942

 


Indie moet vrij vecht ervoor.

War propaganda poster by Patrick (Pat) Cokayne Keely, distributed in the liberated South of the Netherlands, this poster concerned the Japanese occupation of Indonesia an...

$2500 / ≈ €2339
Maker / Publisher: KEELEY, P.
Place & Date: London, J.Haworth / Brother Ltd, 1944

 


The East Part of India, or India beyond the R. Ganges.

Herman Moll's map of those Asian countries to be found east of the River Ganges, including Burma, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, southern most China, Malaysia, Sumatr...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: MOLL, Herman.
Place & Date: London, ca 1750

 


[West Africa]

Second block. West Africa, from the Tropic of Cancer south to St Thomas. The interior is filled with lions, elephants, monkeys and camels, with a fenced native village. O...

$1000 / ≈ €936
Maker / Publisher: RAMUSIO, G. B.
Place & Date: Venice, 1563

 


Nieuwe Kaart van de Westfaalse Kreits..

Isaac Tirion was born in Utrecht ca. 1705. He came to Amsterdam ca. 1725. Tirion published a number of important books, many of which are still in demand for their intere...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: TIRION, I.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1745

 


Tabula comitatus Hollandiae. . .

Fine map of the provinces of North and South Holland. In upper left hand corner an inset with the islands of Texel and Vlieland.

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: SEUTTER, M.
Place & Date: Augsburg 1760

 


Tableau Sphéroïdal de la Terre ou Mappemonde en deux Hémispères. . .

Large steel engraving presenting the whole World in different projections, namely showing the convexity of the Earth.At the bottom a temperature contour map of the world ...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: RENOUARD, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1860

 


Teatro della guerra nelle Flandre Austriache e Francesi. . .

Rare folio-sized map of Belgium by Antonio Zatta e Figli, from a never-finished atlas by the ‘Società Calcografia’, a partnership of the two main Venetian publishers...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: SOCIETA CALCOGRAFICA.
Place & Date: Venise, 1803

 


Horizon ring for globe.

Printed horizon ring for a 28cm diameter German globe. The ring is divided in quarters and engraved two by two on one copper plate. The size of the paper is 44 x 33cm. Th...

$950 / ≈ €889
Maker / Publisher: EIMMART, G.C.
Place & Date: Nuremberg, 1704/1705

 


De Zype. / Purmer / Wormer/ Beemster / Waterland.

Five maps on one sheet. Showing the polders of De Zype, De Purmer, De Wormer, De Beemster and a map of Waterland, including de Bylmermeer and Monnekedam. Showing the Noor...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1652-1658

 


Per telecopium exhibitio partis inferioris armamentarii. / Representation en perspective de la partie inferieure d'un arsenal. . .

RARE. Engraved optical print by Georg Balthasar Probst of a arsenal.

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: PROBST, G.B.
Place & Date: Augsburg, 1750

 


Campagne du Roi de Prusse de 1778 à 1779.

The book is illustrated with a two-sheet folding map "Carte d'une partie du Royaume de Bohême et de la Moravie ainsi que d'une partie de la Silésie". Prepared...

$2000 / ≈ €1871
Maker / Publisher: HOLTZENDORFF, baron de.
Place & Date: Geneva, Paris, Mérigot le jeune, 1784

 


Carte de L'Empire d'Alemagne par P. Duval. . .

Uncommon map of Germany and the eastern part of Poland. In upper right corner a dedicational cartouche with coat of arms and dedication to Saint-Laurens.

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: DU VAL, P.
Place & Date: Paris, 1676

 


Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A more than 600 years old antiphonary leaf, written in Besançon, in 1370. Musical notation on 4 bars, the staves are in red and the notes in black: numerous pen-flourish...

$1100 / ≈ €1029
Maker / Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place & Date: Besaçon, 1370

 


Vue perspective de la grande Ceremonie du Couronnement de l'Empereur de la Chine.

So-called optical print illustrating the crowning of the Chinese emperor. It shows the throne at the center.Mondhare was a well-known publisher of optical prints, establi...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: MONDHARE
Place & Date: Paris, 1761

 


MARS Rejouissances du Papeguay. Les Triomphes d'un conquerant

Etching published by Louis Charles Desnos (1725-1805) with address of rue St.Jacques au Globe. He is also known for his output of wall maps and atlases.

$75 / ≈ €70
Maker / Publisher: DESNOS, L. Ch.
Place & Date: Paris, 1782

 


Paraquariae Provinciae Soc. Iesu cum Adjacentibus Novissima...

Between the years of 1609 and 1780, the Jesuits (the Roman Catholic Society of Jesus) established in South America, an autonomous Christian state, on the lands of present...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: SEUTTER, M.
Place & Date: Augsburg, 1740

 


Leaf on vellum from a Missal.

A very fine Missal leaf, written in Latin. RECTO: A wonderful initial O decorated with pen work in red, purple and blue. The initial is 6x6cm. VERSO: one initial "I&...

$2000 / ≈ €1871
Maker / Publisher: MISSAL.
Place & Date: France, c. 1410

 


Leaf on vellum from a Missal.

A very fine Missal leaf, written in Latin. RECTO: A wonderful initial P decorated with pen work in red, purple and blue. The initial is 6x6cm. VERSO: 18 lines written in ...

$2250 / ≈ €2105
Maker / Publisher: MISSAL.
Place & Date: France, c. 1410

 


Le Roy de Navarra venant à Paris recheut le coup de cousteau au visaige par ung Pierre Chastel, lequel par quatre chevaulx fut tiré en pièces, faict le 27 de Decemb[re] l'an 1594.

Engraved news-sheet with text in German and French. Pictorial reportage on the failed assassination attempt on King Henri IV of France by Jean Châtel (here identified as...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: HOGENBERG, F.
Place & Date: Cologne, ca. 1600