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Lovenstein. [Loevestein]

View of the castle Loevestein, near Gorinchem.. On the sky, three hands holding a quill, a stone and a stick are depicted. With a verse in two languages underneath the pi...

Estimate: $50 - $60
$60 / ≈ €52

Publisher: MEISNER, D.
Date: Frankfurt, 1624

 

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

 

Praga. [Prague]

A rare panoramic of Prague with over the whole length of the lower part 3 columns of poems in Latin, Dutch and French and a numbered key 1-34 to the principal buildings ...

Estimate: $2500 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: DANCKERTS, D.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

The town & harbour of Sevastopol with the batteries & approaches. . .

Rare colored linen backed map showing the harbour and town of Sevastopol, with soundings. In upper left corner a inset map (65x150mm) of the Black Sea. In bottom part a l...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: WYLD, J.
Date: London, March 27th, 1854

 

20 small lithographed views of Washington DC and Georgetown.

20 small lithographed town-views of Washington DC and Georgetown, cut out from a larger sheet. Showing the East Front of the Capitol, Treasury, Smithsonian Institute, Pre...

Estimate: $700 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: WEBER, E.
Date: Casimir Bohn, Washington, D.C.: 1849

 

I Europa / Das dritteil der Welt.

Very early wood cut printed map of Europe with South to the top. In the lower left corner we see Poland, Livonia and parts of England and Ireland in the lower right corne...

Estimate: $3750 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.

Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

Parliamentary Papers - Foreign Office - Annual Series - Diplomatic and Consular Reports on Trade and Finance.

Very scarce - Only for the British Parliament and the British Crown printed - and not for the trade! Accounts about the Korean country during the time span of the last th...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5500 / ≈ €4781

Publisher: FOREIGN OFFICE
Date: London, Harrison and Sons, 1882-1906

 

( II Germania) / Tütschland.

Very early wood cut printed map of Germany, Poland, The Low Countries, Alsace and part Europe with of Switzerland, Croatia. Originally engraved in 1548. Included in "...

Estimate: $2200 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

L'Afrique Dressée Sur les Relationes les Plus Recentes et rectifiées sur les dernieres observations. . .

A rare and monumental wall map of Africa, with original outline color, of four joined sheets, surrounded by text and vignettes printed on separate sheets.Created in 1739 ...

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

Publisher: [NOLIN, Jean-Baptiste / Jean-Baptiste NOLIN II
Date: Paris, 1739

 

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

 

.Tabula III Asiae. [Caucass and Armenia.]

Ptolemaic map of the region south of the Caucasus Mountains and between the Caspian Sea as far south as the headwaters of the Tigris River in the south and the Black Sea,...

Estimate: $1400 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

III. Gallia. Franckrych.

Very early wood cut printed map of France, North of river Rhine, Northern Italy. Coast of England from Dover to Cornwall. A ship, sea monsters and coats of arms are filli...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Lyste vande prysen der goederen ingekoft by de Kamer. . .

Rare price list of meat, bacon, wheat, rye, butter, cheese, olive oil, Spanish wines, Bordeaux, brandy etc.On front page in letter press Lyste Van de Pryfen der Goederen,...

Estimate: $2100 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: V.O.C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1685

 

Plan de la ville, cite universite et fauxbourgs de Paris comme il est jourddhuy. . .

Detailed town-plan of Paris.Top left and bottom right and left cartouches decorated with views of the top left, Notre Dame, Palace of Orleans, Sorbonne and Val de Grâce,...

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

Publisher: DE FER, N.
Date: Paris, 1694

 

San Diego Bay. (Chart 5107)

Nautical chart of San Diego Bay of 1945. Printed in black, yellow and purple the "Seaward limit defensive sea area". The water area within the indicated limits ...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: U.S. COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY
Date: Washington, 1945

 

Certificaat N° 230

Na primo januarij 1872 is houder dezes geregtigd voor 2/2147 tot hetgeen, ter zake van verjariing, zoude kunnen worden gereclmeerd, uiy gelden bij de Associatie-Cassa alh...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: CLIFFORD, W. / LE CHEVALLIER, R.
Date: Amsterdam, 1841

 

The hanging of the head of police Jean Grauwels in Brussels, 11 february 1569.

Print relating to Brussels during the first decades of the eighty year war between Spain and the Low Countries: (plate 18). This plate shows the hanging of the head of po...

Estimate: $50 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, ca. 1590

 

Ducatus Lutzenburgi Novissima et Accuratissima Delineatio.

West to the top. Very detailed and fine map of Luxembourg, including the towns of Namur, Liege, Trier and Metz.

Estimate: $550 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . .

A so-called optical print of Fatahillah Square in Jakarta, Indonesia, prepared for use in a light-box or an amusing light-show. This richly hand colored print is much per...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: PROBST, G.B.
Date: Augsburg, 1750

 

Nankin [Nanjing, Jiangsu]

Very detailed (1:1.000.000) map showing the area north of Nanjing, Jiangsu. The French Service géographique des armées was founded in 1887 and provided the French milit...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: SERVICE GEOGRAPHIQUE DE L'ARMEE
Date: Paris, 1900

 

Hark ! Hark ! The dogs do bark.

This very rare political caricature map of Europe depicts the continent at the outbreak of World War I, or as it was called at the time the Great War. Designed by Johnson...

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

Publisher: BACON, G.W.
Date: London, Johnson Riddle & Co., 1914

 

VII. Das Ergow.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland centered on Ergow.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in &q...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . .

A beautifully engraved map of the ancient land of Canaan which roughly corresponds to present-day Israel. Cherubs hold up a draped cloth of key symbols, also a scale pane...

Estimate: $1100 - $1400
$1400 / ≈ €1217

Publisher: STOOPENDAAL, B.
Date: Amsterdam, 1682

 

Middle-sexia.

Double-page map of the old Middlesex County, including a marvelous depiction of London on the Thames in the lower right corner. Decorative cartouche and coat of arms. Lat...

Estimate: $540 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 

Carte des Colonies établies dans la partie Sud-Ouest de la Russie.

Finely and crisply engraved map centered on Crimea, showing the Black Sea and its hinterland.Noteworthy topographical detail is shown with a color key to the settlements ...

Estimate: $720 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: MALTE BRUN.
Date: Paris, c.1860

 

North Pacific.

Huge three sheet so-called Blue-back sailing chart of the Northern Pacific including China, Korea (with Matu Is. and Liancourt), Japan, Philippines, Kamchatka, Hawaii, Al...

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

Publisher: IMRAY AND SON, J.
Date: London, 1868

 

Colossus Monarchic. Statua Danielis

Fantastic double page allegorical map of a colossus figure representing the great world empires as Daniel interpreted in Nebuchadnezzar's dream. The warrior stands stolid...

Estimate: $1750 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: BAECK, E.
Date: Augsbourg, 1730

 

A view of the town and castle of Macao.

Nice engraving shows the attack of the English ship "Centurion" on Macau, during which she captured a Portuguese ship that had sailed from Manila. In upper righ...

Estimate: $550 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: HARRIS, J.
Date: London, 1746

 

LA RUSSIE NOIRE ou POLONOISE qui Comprend les PROVINCES DE LA RUSSIE NOIRE de VOLHYNIE et de PODOLIE divisées en leurs Palatinats Vulgairement Connües sous le Nom D'VKRAINE ou PAYS DES COSAQUES.

Very rare map of the Ukraine and Poland, prepared by Sanson in 1675 in a third state, published by the heirs of Sanson, in Paris in 1706. The imprint changed to: Par les ...

Estimate: $2160 - $2700
$2700 / ≈ €2347

Publisher: SANSON de ABBEVILLE, N.
Date: Paris, 1706

 

Vue perspective de l'interieur de la Salle du spectacle de Veronne en Italie.

Showing the Opera of Verona. Optical print published Mondhare, who was a well-known publisher of optical prints, established in rue St. Jacques in Paris. In the eighteent...

Estimate: $110 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: MONDHARE, J.
Date: Paris, ca. 1780

 

Mission du Kouang-Si.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

IX. Die Lepontier.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in "Landtaflen. Hi...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.

BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and ...

Estimate: $4200 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: HALL,B.
Date: London, 1818

 

Leaf on vellum from a antiphonary.

A leaf from a Medieval Antiphonal or Choir Missal for Spanish use, in Latin on extremely heavy vellum. Justification: 360x246mm. Text is in Spanish rounded gothic hand (R...

Estimate: $180 - $230
$230 / ≈ €200

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM.
Date: Sevilla, ca.1520

 

Mission du Kouy-Tcheou.

Important missionary map showing part of China, prepared by Adrien Launay, who was a French Missionary and later chronicler of the history of the French Missions in Indo-...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: LAUNAY, A.
Date: Lille, 1890

 

A new & accurate map of Asia, Drawn from the most approved modern maps & charts / by Thos. Bowen.

The map is of interest for the use of Sea of Korea, the sea between Korea and Japan.Detailed map of Asia from Saudi Arabia, Persia, Russia, India, China, Japan to Southea...

Estimate: $550 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: BOWEN, Th.
Date: London, J.Cooke, 1777-1778

 

AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Afghan from Kabul published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artis...

Estimate: $300 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

Afrique.

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

 

Charta öfver Storfurstendömet Finland på Friherre S. G. Hermelins Anstalt och Omkostnad. Sammandragen och författad af C. P. Hällström. Philos. Magister och Auscultant i Kongl. BergsColl. 1799.

This is the beautiful set of key map and separate maps of Samuel Gustav Hermelins map of Finland. The maps have been engraved by Fredrik Akrel, a very skilled and product...

Estimate: $3600 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

Publisher: HERMELIN, SAMUEL GUSTAV
Date: Källa: J.Strang & E.- S. Harju: Suomen karttakirja 1799