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D' Admiralyteyts Huys - La maison de l'Amirauté.

Decorative print of the Admiralty House of the V.O.C., now-a-days Maritime Museum in Amsterdam.

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam, c.1720

 

Oostindische Zeemagazijn. & De Werf van Het Oostind. Zeemagazijn.

Two decorative lithographies on one sheet, illustrating the V.O.C. East Indian Arsenal and the naval shipyard.

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: VRIES DE, R.J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1840

 

'S Lands Magazijn en Werf. [&] Het Oostindischehuis.

Two decorative lithographies on one sheet. View of the 'T Landts Magazyn , or 'Scheepvaartsmuseum' (Maritime Museum) on top. On the bottom the East Indian House , the hea...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: BLOMMERS, P.
Date: The Hague, 1840

 

Een ander gesicht van de Oost Indische Werf: uyt het Ye.

Decorative engraving giving good detail of the entrance of the IJ with in the background the ship building wharf of the V.O.C. and its ware house, presently the Maritime ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1670

 

A Perspective View of the Admiralty Office, Dock-Yard, Storehouses &c. at Amsterdam.

Decorative engraving giving good detail of the intense activity in the Amsterdam dockyards.Engraved for BANKES's New System of Geography

Estimate: $250 - $275
$275 / ≈ €239

Publisher: BANKES
Date: Amsterdam, 1780

 

s'Lants Zee-Magazyn en Scheeps Timmer-werf.

Decorative view of the back yard of the formerly the V.O.C. warehouse and arsenal for the Admiralty of Amsterdam, now-a-days the Scheepvaartmuseum (Maritime Museum).The p...

Estimate: $180 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: COMMELIN, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1694

 

Gezicht van het Admiraliteits-Magazyn en Scheeps Timmerwerf.

Formerly the V.O.C. warehouse and arsenal for the Admiralty of Amsterdam, now-a-days the Scheepvaartmuseum (Maritime Museum). Taken from the "Atlas of Amsterdam"...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: FOUQUET jr., P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1780

 

Gezicht van het Oost-Indisch-Huys, op de binnen plaats te zien, tot Amsterdam.

Taken from the "Atlas of Amsterdam". Showing the inner square of the East Indian House of the V.O.C. in Amsterdam.A place for meeting, trading and storage of sp...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: FOUQUET jr., P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1780

 

Carinthiae et Goritiae... / Histria tabula.../ Zarae, et Serebenici ..

Three maps on one sheet. The left hand is centered on the eastern part of Austria. The right upper hand map is centered on northern Yugoslavia, and the last map is center...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

(Lübeck) Lvbeca vrbs. imperialis libera. civitatvm. Wandalicarvm. . . .

Impressive more than 3 meters wide panoramic town view after a woodbock engraving from Elias Diebel, originally made in 1552. Of this original woodblock Bachmann mentions...

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

Publisher: DIEBEL, E. after
Date: Germany, c. 1855

 

Nouvel atlas geographique & historique.. / Nieuwe en geographische en historische Atlas..

Second edition of this charming travel compendium which is becoming rather scare now-a-days.Illustrated with a charming frontispiece, two uncolored plates of a spheres, a...

Estimate: $2900 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: DE LET,H./ BAALDE,S.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1778

 

Carte Réduite De La Partie Septentrionale De L'' Isle De Terre Neuve..

A well engraved and highly detailed chart, corrected to 1767. Elaborate hand-colored cartouche, rhumb lines.Shows northern part of Newfoundland and southern coast of Labr...

Estimate: $800 - $850
$850 / ≈ €739

Publisher: BELLIN, J.N.
Date: Paris, 1767

 

Straat Riouw onder opzicht van de commissie tot verbetering der Indische Zeekaarten..

Very large and rare so called Blue back centered on the strait passing between the Riau Islands. It contains an inset map with enlarged details of Riouw harbor on Bintan...

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

Publisher: HULST VAN KEULEN, Wed.G.
Date: Amsterdam 1843

 

[Soil map] Virginia-Maryland-West Virginia, Leesburg sheet.

Early color lithographed soil map by Julius Bien & Co. in New York for Department of Agriculture. Legends at side give detail on soil type, etc. They also include int...

Estimate: $30 - $40
$60 / ≈ €52

Publisher: U.S. DEPT. OF ARGICULTURE
Date: New York, 1903

 

Franciae orientalis../ Monasteriensis et osnaburgensis..

From 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Atlas of the Whole World]' published in Antwerp. French text on verso.The map of Frankenland is prepared by Sebastian Rotenhan (1478-1532) ...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: ORTELIUS,A./ GALLE,T.
Date: Antwerp, c.1574

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Itroductio. [with sphere.]

Introduction leaf from a French text edition of Atlas Ma1or

Estimate: $25 - $40
$40 / ≈ €35

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 

Mappe-Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre.

Uncommon issue of this very nice map of the world in double hemisphere. With an incomplete coastline of Australia. North America, particularly the Northwestern quadrants,...

Estimate: $300 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: HARREVELT, E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

Fezzae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberrima.

North to the right. A finely engraved, decorative map, who influenced subsequent maps for the rest of the century.

Estimate: $540 - $650
$650 / ≈ €565

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

Tabula Magellanica.

A map with Willem Blaeu's signature, but published by his son Joan, of South America's extremity with the Strait of Magellan and Le Maire Strait.The coastlines are depict...

Estimate: $700 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

[Two Putti wrestling, while two putti try to stop them]

Fine print made by Bernardo Daddi (1512 - 1570) and published by Antonio Lafreri. Two Putti wrestling, while two putti try to stop them, and a small dog bites one on the ...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: DADDI, B. / LAFRERI,A.
Date: Venice, 1550

 

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

 

Aeneae Troiani Navigatio.

Early map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean depicting the journey of Aeneas from Phrygia (Turkey) to Rome.From the first French-text edition of Jodocus Hondius' At...

Estimate: $240 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: MERCATOR,G./ HONDIUS,J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1608

 

Partie de L'Afrique.. Le Congo, La Cafrerie &c.

Map showing the southern part of Africa with decorative rococo-style cartouche.Left and right box with geographical information for each part of the area. Printed on 2 pa...

Estimate: $180 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: DESNOS / BRION
Date: Paris, 1790

 

Maria De Medices D. G Galliae et Navarrae Reg. Uxor Henr. IIII.

The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of Marie de' Medici, queen consort of France .Nicolaes de Clerck (de Klerc) was active as engraver and publisher in Delf...

Estimate: $20 - $25
$25 / ≈ €22

Publisher: DE CLERCK, N.
Date: Amsterdam, Cloppenburch, 1621

 

Hong Kong. [Queen's Road]

Finely executed water color made by Henri Dieth of a charming atmospheric street scene at Queen's Road in Hong Kong. The water color is made after Eduard Hildebrandt (181...

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

Publisher: DIETH, H.
Date: Germany, 1882

 

Hongkong Piratenstrasse. [Pirate Street]

Finely executed water color made by Henri Dieth of a charming street scene at "Pirate Street" in Hong Kong. The water color is made after Eduard Hildebrandt (18...

Estimate: $2200 - $3000
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: DIETH, H.
Date: Germany, 1882

 

Runde Strasse in Peking.

Finely executed water color made by Henri Dieth of a charming street scene in Peking. The water color is made after Eduard Hildebrandt (1818-1869). Hildebrandt, was born ...

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

Publisher: DIETH, H.
Date: Germany, 1882

 

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

 

Royaume de Bohéme, Marquisat de Moravie, et Silésie Autrichenne.

Small detailed map of today Czech Republic. From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.Unrecorded state with erased date. Page 32 outside border top right. Mary...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, later than 1749

 

III. Carte de la Hollande.. Over-Yssel.

Attractive small map centered on the delta of the River Ijssel, where it discharges into the Zuiderzee.From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy. Unrecorded st...

Estimate: $50 - $60
$60 / ≈ €52

Publisher: VAUGONDY,R. de
Date: Paris, later than 1748

 

VI. Partie du Duche de Gueldre où se trouve la Veluwe.

Attractive small map covering the northwestern part of Gelderland. In the center "'t Loo". From Atlas Portatif Universel, by Robert de Vaugondy.Unrecorded state...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de
Date: Paris, later than 1748

 

Asia recens summa cura delineata.

This is the rare early issue with decorative paneled borders. In upper border views and plans of Famagusta, Rhodos, Damascus, Jerusalem, Aden and Ormus. Originally engrav...

Estimate: $3300 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1632

 

Virginiae Partis Australis, et Floridae Partis Orientalis.

Blaeu based this map on the Mercator-Hondius of 1606. A number of geographical improvements, however were incorporated, although two large fictions lakes accompanied by e...

Estimate: $1300 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1640

 

Plan der Stadt Quebec Haupstadt in Neu Franckreich oder Canada.

Town-plan of Quebec, with an inset view of the town in the lower right corner. In the upper right a recapitulation of the main military actions prior to the surrender of ...

Estimate: $350 - $475
$475 / ≈ €413

Publisher: RASPISCHEN HANDLUNG
Date: Nurnberg, 1770

 

Nieuwe Pas=Caart strekkende van Pta Cataon tot Pta. Lamtoan, langs de kusten van Cochinchina, Tonquin, Quangsi en Quantung [?] van Macao.

A finely engraved and detailed chart of Vietnam reaching till Macao and present-day Hong Kong..Very rare: only included in 6th volume (so-called secret atlas) of Van Keul...

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

Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1753

 

Atlas in elephant folio.

Most of D'Anville's atlases were made up for the individual customer, so it appears that no two are alike. Many of the 70 pages are multisheet maps, so the actual map she...

Estimate: $17500 - $20000
$20000 / ≈ €17384

Publisher: ANVILLE (Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'
Date: Paris, 1771-1780

 

CANTON Kong-Teheou.

Very detailed (1:1.000.000) map centered on Macao and Victoria Island, showing soundings, English, Australian, Danish telegraph lines reaching Hong Kong and extended to M...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: SERVICE GEOGRAPHIQUE DE L\'ARMEE.
Date: Paris, 1898 updated for june 1904

 

Carte des côtes du Golfe du Mexique compris entre la pointe sud de la presqu'Ile de la Floride et la pointe nord de la presqu'Ile d'Yucatan: Dresée d'après le observations et las plans des espagnols, et publièe par ordre du Minstre de la Marine . . .

Detailed and important early chart of the Gulf Coast and Florida and dated 1800. First French edition of "the first printed [map] to show and name Galveston Bay&quo...

Estimate: $4000 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

Publisher: DEPOT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE
Date: Paris, 1800

 

Plan de Prague.

Rare and separately published plan of Prague published by Joan Baptista Nolin with the address à l'enseigne de la Place des Victoires et chez le Sr. Humblot rue St. Jacq...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: NOLIN, J.-B.
Date: Paris, ca. 1742

 

Chorographia Terrae Sanctae in Angustiorem. . .

Rare. Large visually rich map decorated with illustrations of the sacred objects and places of Judaism. In the bottom center is a plan of ancient Jerusalem, and the route...

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

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1700

 

Sumatrae et insularum Locorumque nonnullorum circumiacentium. . .

Fine depicting the Island of Sumatra and the southern coasts of Malaysia from Quedo to Johore.North is orientated to the left of the page.Singapore is probably identifie...

Estimate: $1440 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 

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

 

Isola d'Oleron, nella piaggie occidentali della Francia.

A beautiful and rare map showing île d'Oleron.The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), encyclopaedist, geographer, inventor and Doctor of Theology, was citizen of ...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: CORONELLI, V. M.
Date: Venice, 1690

 

Beschrijvinge vande de zee Cuften va Vlanderen en Picardien. . .

DUTCH TEXT EDITION. A detailed chart of the coast of Flanders and Normandy decorated by a large colorful baroque title cartouche, and the coat of arms of Flanders with a ...

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

Publisher: WAGHENAER, L. J.
Date: Leiden, Plantijn, 1585

 

De zee cuften tufschen Dovere en Orfords nesse, daer de Teemse de Vermaerde Rivire van Lonen gelegens is. . .

A detailed chart of the English channel coastland. Decorated by a colorful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several vessels and sea monsters. A very...

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

Publisher: WAGHENAER, L. J.
Date: Leiden, Plantijn, 1585

 

Belchrijuinghe vande zee custen van Engelandt. . .

A rare Dutch text edition of this early detailed chart of the northern coast of England. West to the top. Mileage cartouche has no Latin captures. Decorated by a colorful...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: WAGHENAER, L. J.
Date: Leiden, Plantijn, 1585

 

Die zee custe van Noorweghen tusschen der Noess en Mardou. . .

A rare Dutch text edition of this early and detailed chart of the coast of Norway. Decorated by a colorful title cartouche and scale cartouche, one compass rose, several ...

Estimate: $2500 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: WAGHENAER, L. J.
Date: Leiden, Plantijn, 1585

 

Zee caerte vande Sondt tvermaerste van Danemarcke . . .

A detailed chart of the coast of Denmark and its islands, Copenhagen in center of chart. West to the top. Decorated by a title, scale and descriptive cartouche, a compass...

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

Publisher: WAGHENAER, L. J.
Date: Leiden, Plantijn, 1585

 

Africa juxta navigationes et observat recentissimas. . .

Miniature map of Africa, a reduction of the Seutter folio map based on Homann''s cartography of 1715. Very detailed - much of it fictitious. The Nile is shown not only or...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: SEUTTER, M.
Date: Augsburg, J.M.Will, 1778

 

Perspective print after Vredeman de Vries.

Engraving after Hans, or Johannes Vredeman de Vries (ca.1527-1604), a famous Dutch architect and draughtsman, known in the Low Countries as "The king of architects&q...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / GALLE, Th.
Date: Antwerp, c. 1562 - 1601

 

[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

Publisher: VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.
Date: Leiden, 1604

 

[Butterflies]

Plate CXXIV from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr. Carl Gustav Jablo...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: JABLONSKY, C.G.
Date: Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806

 

Carte des parties Nord et est de l'Asie..

Five maps on one sheet show the Northern Russian territories in Europe and Asia, including the western coastline from Siberia, Japan, and Korea with the island of "Q...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: DIDEROT, D.
Date: Paris, 1779

 

Miniature of The Crucifixion of Christ.

Page fragment from a Book of Hours with a miniature of the Cruxifiction with Saint Mary and Mary Magdalene in prayer in front of Jesus hung on the cross. This miniature c...

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

Publisher: Master de Liénart Barronnat
Date: Paris, 1492 - 1494

 

Miniature of Suffrages to the Saints.

A fantastic miniature (70 x 50 mm.) in an arched compartment showing the Suffrages to the Saints. Depiction of the (50) martyrs being burnt before King''s orders. The sty...

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

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS.
Date: France, Bretagne or Normandy, c. 1480

 

The Poisoned cup of Saint John. [from the Book of Hours in the Suffrages to the Saints].

Painted scene of the Poisoned cup of Saint John. The biblical story goes that the Emperor Diocletian offered St. John a cup of poisoned wine. He survived because he bless...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS.
Date: France, ca.1300

 

Carte d'une Partie des Cotes de la Floride et de la Louisiane, Contenant le Cours du Mississipi...

A well engraved and highly detailed chart of part of the Gulf Coast, dated 1778 that was issued in Neptune americo-septentrionale. The chart covers the area between St. J...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE
Date: Paris, 1778-1780

 

Paris, Lutetia, Parisii, Ville Capitale du Royaume de France.

View of Paris seen from the hill "Belleville based on that of Merian (1616) but updated with the new gates Saint-Denis and Saint-Martin. With a key 1-78 and A-Z. Sur...

Estimate: $3500 - $4200
$4200 / ≈ €3651

Publisher: AVELINE, P.
Date: Paris, after 1676

 

Paraguay, Chili, Terre Magellan ?

Map of Paraguay, Chili, and Argentina . By C. F. Delamarche, successor of Robert de Vaugondy, Geographer.

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. de / DELAMARCHE.
Date: Paris, 1794 -1806

 

[Crimea]. Carte de la Cromée.

Mapmaker, Captain Jan Hendrik van Kinsbergen (1735-1819). Published by H. Friesman in 1787. This map first appeared in 1776 and was the first Russian map of the newly ann...

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

Publisher: KINSBERGEN, J.H. van
Date: Amsterdam, H. Frieseman, 1787

 

Reis-kaart van het Britsche gezantschap van Hang-choe-foe naar Quang-choe-foe of Kanton in China.

Uncommon map of eastern part of China, showing a journey of the English Embassy from Hangzhou (south of Shanghai) to Guangzhou (Canton). The maps is giving a wealth of in...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Netherlands, c.1800

 

Vienna.. / Buda..

Pair of views on one sheet, the first showing the Austria capital of Vienna with fields, and figures in the foreground.Lower view shows the Hungarian capital of Budapest....

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne 1580

 

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

Publisher: GOTTFRIED BAUMANN & CO.
Date: Zittau, 1798-1800

 

Sexta Etas Mundi. Foliu CXXXV [Text page with S. Hieronymus, the patron of theological learning].

Text page with woodcuts of the following saints: S. Hieronymus, the patron of theological learning (100x80mm.)VERSO is printed with text and images of Popes and Kings.Pag...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

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

 

Souvenirs des Pyrénées. Vues prises aux environs des eaux thermales de Bagnères-de-Bigorre, Bagnères-de-Luchon, Cauteretz, Saint-Sauveur, Barèges, Les-eaux-Bonnes, Les-Eaux-Chaudes & Pau.

The thermal baths Bagnères de Bigorre, Bagnères de Luchon, Cauteretz, Saint-Sauveur, Barèges, Les Eaux-Bonnes and Pau in the Pyrenees. Beautiful collection of 24 litho...

Estimate: $650 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: PETIT, V.
Date: Pau, A.Basset, ca. 1860

 

Le Grand Mongol. . .

Rare full portrait of the Mongol emperor of Indostan, published by map seller, François Jollain, the Elder (1641-1704), active in Paris, rue St. Jacques à la ville de C...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: JOLLAIN, F.
Date: Paris, ca. 1686

 

Cap Providence avec la Baye et les mouillages . . . / Anse St. David / Baye de l'Isle / Havre Swallow / Baye Puzzling / Baye du Cap Upright / Baye Dauphina. Tome I Pl. 4.

Eight charts on one sheet of Cap Providence, St. David's Cove, the Bay of the Island, Swallow's Haven, Puzzling Bay, Baye du Cape Upright 's Bay, Dauphina's Bay . This pr...

Estimate: $70 - $90
$90 / ≈ €78

Publisher: COOK, Captain James.
Date: Paris, 1774

 

Côte depuis la Baye d'York a la Baye et au Havre des Trois Isles / Baye St. David / Baye d'Elizabeth et la Baye en dessous des Isles. Tome I Pl. 5.

Charts of York's Bay, Haven of the Three Islands, St. David's Bay, and Elizabeth's Bay. This print is taken from the first French edition of James Cook's first voyage ent...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: COOK, Captain James.
Date: Paris, 1774

 

De golf van Bengalen.

Rare of the Indian Ocean, with nice detail on Ceylon (Sri Lanka) with compass roses and system of rhumb lines, soundings and anchorage's. Many place names. The plate was...

Estimate: $1800 - $2300
$2300 / ≈ €1999

Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, after 1669-1712

 

Emir Fechrredin prince des Drus.

Engraving published by Nicolas Bonnart (c.1637 - 1718), engraver in Augsburg since 1719. Before the nineteenth century portraits of rulers in the Islamic Middle East were...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: BONNART, H.
Date: Paris, ca. 1740

 

Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .

Decorative and highly detailed map of Madagascar, including 2 decorative cartouches and other embellishments.The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), was a Francisc...

Estimate: $720 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1690

 

Pianta Geografia delle Isole di Malta, e Gozo della Sagra Religione Gerosolimitana di S. Giovanni delineata, ed incisa in quest anno 1761.

A rare map of Malta and Gozo printed by the priest Antonio Bova (1688 - 1775), who was active as engraver in Palermo ca. 1727-1773. He produced cartographic engravings, s...

Estimate: $2300 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: BOVA, A.
Date: Bova Ant., Palermo, 1761

 

Carthage, etc. [Foliu XL ]

VERSO: Portraits of scholars, and an imaginary view on Carthage in Tunisia (12x17cm.) Page from the famous Liber chronicarum of Hartmann-Schedel 1493, the first and Latin...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

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

 

Mexique ou le N.Espagne.

Uncommon miniature map of Mexico, central America and the Gulf of Mexico. From Pierre Duval's La Geographie Universeille dated 1676. Following his Cartes de geographie in...

Estimate: $180 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

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

 

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

RECTO: Four 1-line initials in liquid gold on colored grounds. colorful panel border of acanthus leaves and flowers, with black penwork.VERSO: One 2-line initial and seve...

Estimate: $500 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Western France, ca. 1445

 

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

Justification : 16x10cm. RECTO: Five 1-line initials in burnished gold on colored red and blue grounds and 3 line fillers in same.VERSO: One 2-line initial A and three 1-...

Estimate: $840 - $1050
$1050 / ≈ €913

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, ca. 1445