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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

 

Biturigum.

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

 

Constantinopolis.

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

 

(EUROPE).

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