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Indian erotic painting on paper.

Fine miniature, presenting a couple in love making position. The miniature has been painted in India in early 20th century. The miniature is 165 x 110 mm, painted in oil ...

Estimate: $60 - $100
$110 / ≈ €96

Publisher: INDIA
Date: India, ca. 1920

 

Au quartier Latin.

This image also appears on the Christmas cover of the magazine in 1900. This is the version before the magazine boilerplate was added, but "this black-and-white vers...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: MUCHA, A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1899

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Turcici Imperii Imago.

The map shows the Ottoman Empire with Turkey, Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Arabia and North Eastern Africa. The map is decorated with a title cartouche and a portrait of...

Estimate: $1450 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1629

 

Map of Louisiana from D'Anville's Atlas.

This map presents a highly detailed treatment of the region from Cabo Del Norte to the Apalachiola River, centered on the mouth of the Mississippi and extending inland to...

Estimate: $650 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: BOWEN, Th.
Date: London, 1788

 

Carte qui contient..Iles & Terres..L'Amerique..Jamaique..

Eight maps on one sheet. From Chatelain's Atlas Historique et Méthodique . Including maps of Bermuda, Jamaica, New England with Long Island, Carolina, Chesapeake and Del...

Estimate: $480 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam 1728

 

Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise, et du Thibet.

First edition of "the principal cartographic authority on China during the 18th century". It was the second major atlas of China produced in Europe following th...

Estimate: $17500 - $18000
$18000 / ≈ €15646

Publisher: DU HALDE, J.-B.
Date: The Hague, H. Scheurleer, 1737

 

A map of the British Army with battle honours and militray achievements and Regimental Badges . . .

Shows English County Regiments, Battle Honours and Military Achievements. Bordered by Regimental Badges.A fascinating piece of British history.Read more about Pictorial M...

Estimate: $350 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: HMSO
Date: London, 1952

 

Carte des Principales Ports de Mer Bancs de sable &c: qui sont dans la Mer Rouge..

A sheet including 11 charts of Bays and anchor places along the coasts of Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula and Egypt. One of the early maps to focus on this are...

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

Publisher: MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Nova totius geographica telluris projectio. . .

This is the first atlas of Gerard Valk, publisher, engraver and manufacturer of globes in Amsterdam. The latter joined in 1673 Petrus Schenck for the publication of maps....

Estimate: $20000 - $22000
$22000 / ≈ €19123

Publisher: VALK, G.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1711

 

Lutetia Furens. Das ist : Die wütende Statt PARIS.

Rarissime placard dirigé contre la Ligue et le duc de Mayenne. La gravure est signée I.S. (marque inconnue). Ce placard en latin et en allemand est une reprise de l’e...

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

Publisher: /. S.
Date: France ca.. 1594

 

Jules Verne Le Tour du Monde en 80 jours. [Goose game board inspired by Jules Verne's novel Tour du Monde en 80 jours.]

Goose game board inspired by Jules Verne's novel whose boxes are illustrated with color lithographs and the center occupied by a world map. Vignette illustrations numbere...

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: GUERIN-MULLER & CIE. / CAPENDU, A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1880

 

Het! (Nyet! No!).

Original vintage Soviet propaganda poster - Het! (Nyet! No!) - featuring a great illustration of a US space shuttle circling the earth and leaving a trail in the shape of...

Estimate: $700 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: DEEV, A.
Date: Russia, 1985

 

Société de la Charité Maternelle à Paris. Plan de le ville de Paris, Divisé par Quartiers avec Nomenclature.

>Rare atlas de Paris dressé par E. Devrainne, divisé en 80 quartiers et colorié par Le Roux (Le Roux pinxit). Illustré d'une page de titre aux armes de Paris avec ...

Estimate: $1600 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: DEVRAINNE, E.
Date: Imprimerie Mercier, Clichy, 1876

 

Paraguay o Prov. de Rio de la Plata cum regionibus adiacentibus Tucuman et Sta. Cruz de la Sierra.

Blaeu's map of the Rio de la Plata region of South America. Originally engraved for Jodocus Hondius II, at his death in August 1629 this map was, among 39 other copper pl...

Estimate: $120 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: BLAEU, W
Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Venezuela cum parte Australi Novae Andalusiae.

German text on verso. A finely engraved, decorative map of Venezuela. The islands of Trinidad and Tobago, Margarita, Aruba, and Curaçao are shown. With a decorative titl...

Estimate: $500 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

Strabonis nobilissimi et doctissimi philosophi ac geographi Rervm geographicarum commentarij libris XVII contenti, Latini facti Gvilielmo Xylandro Augustano interprete. . .

A few marginal annotations (pp. 109-111), in a 19th c. hand. Latin translation with a commentary by Wilhelm Holtzmann, also called Guglielmus Xylander. (1532-1576), libra...

Estimate: $10000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: STRABO.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

 

Solimannus Turcarum Imperator X. Ex Stirpe Ottomannicae.

The engraving depicts a half length oval portrait of "Solimannus Turcarum Imperator X", signed lower right corner N. de Cleck". Nicolaes de Clerck (de kler...

Estimate: $25 - $30
$30 / ≈ €26

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

 

Nouvelle carte des mers comprises entre le détroit de Banca et P°. Timon avec la partie orientale du détroit de Malacca.

Important French chart of the tip of Malaysia with Singapore. Latitude and longitude scales, compass rose and system of rhumb lines, soundings near coast and in bay areas...

Estimate: $4500 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: D'APRES DE MANNEVILLETTE.
Date: Paris, 1745

 

[Air France set of 14 publicity posters with brochure and folder. ]

Complete set of 14 posters, kept in its original cardboard case and with the informative brochure in German language. The brochure (360x210mm) has a title "15 Plakat...

Estimate: $1800 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: MATHIEU, G. / AIR France
Date: Paris, 1967

 

[St Peter's Square].

View of St Peter's Square and Vatican probably featuring a solemn blessing. The square is crowdy, the Pontifical Swiss Guard is present. A beautifully colored lithography...

Estimate: $800 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: ANONYMOUS.
Date: Italy ?, 1732

 

Chocolat Menier.

Chromo lithographed poster of Les Maîtres de l'Affiche being plate n°47. The "Les Maîtres de l'Affiche" contained 256 small for lithographic prints of the be...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: LES MAITRES DE L'AFFICHE
Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, 1897

 

An Artist's Model.

Chromo lithographed poster of Les Maîtres de l'Affiche being plate n°3. The "Les Maîtres de l'Affiche" contained 256 small for lithographic prints of the bes...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: LES MAITRES DE L'AFFICHE
Date: Paris, Imprimerie Chaix, 1896

 

Tercia Etas Mundi. Folium XXX. [The flight of Egypt, Moses receiving the Commandments, God's Angel, Balaam and his talking donkey. ]

On recto two nice woodblock prints (each 128x222mm.) of The flight of Egypt and Moses receiving the Commandments.VERSO : a woodblock print of God's Angel, Balaam and his ...

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

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

 

Etas Prima Mundi. Folium VII. [Adam and Eve, eating the apple and being expelled from paradise]

Latin text page with a large woodcut of Adam and Eve, eating the apple and being expelled from paradise.One of the most sought-after prints from the richest illustrated I...

Estimate: $1800 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

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

 

Ignographia candiae tertia a turcis obsessae in lucem edita a F. de Wit.

A scarce broadsheet plan and prospect of Heraklion on one sheet: prospect 180 x 495mm, map 395 x 495mm., in lower part a printed description "Abbildung der starken S...

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

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Venise (Venetia).

Extremely rare and detailed bird's-eye view of the town of Venice by Giacomo Lauro (active about 1584-1637), taken from "Heroico Splendore delle Città del Mondo&quo...

Estimate: $1800 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

Publisher: LAURO, G.
Date: Rome, ca. 1642

 

Trop d'Appetit par A. Le Petit.

Dated in lower right dated "Le 9 juin 1875". The drawing is representing an alligator's jaw wearing a Prussian helmet, and about to chew a globe. Alfred Le Peti...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: LE PETIT, A.
Date: Paris, 1875

 

[Title in Russian; translated to : Who the death bears, that's himself in the end I'm sure I'll stretch my legs. (Google translation) ]

Propaganda mini poster published in Russia during The Cold War (1979–1985). The time refers to the phase of a deterioration in relations between the Soviet Union and th...

Estimate: $90 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: MITROFANOV, V.
Date: Russia, 1982

 

Concerts Ysaye . . .

Chromo lithographed poster of Les Maitres de l'Affiche n°40.The "Les Maitres de l'Affiche" contained 256 small for lithographic prints of the best posters of t...

Estimate: $220 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: MEUNIER, H.
Date: Paris, 1896

 

[ Text / title page Charts of the coasts and harbours of New England . . .]

Letter press text page, taken from the "Atlantic Neptune".The Atlantic Neptune is universally recognised as one of the most magnificent atlases ever made.Exampl...

Estimate: $250 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: DES BARRES, J.F.W.
Date: London, 1777

 

Carte des Trois Arabies. Tiree en Partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, en Partie de Divers autres Autheurs. . .

Rare map of the Arabian Peninsula, first published in 1654 and one of the first large maps focused specifically on the Arabian Peninsula. Sanson's map of the Arabian Peni...

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

Publisher: SANSON, N. / MARIETTE, P.
Date: Paris, 1654

 

Fabrica modelo de la Compania Colonial . . .

Original chromo lithograph advertising mini poster by Testu & Massin, representing a bird eye-view of the factories of La Colonial. The first chocolate steamed factor...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: TESTU & MASSIN
Date: Paris, ca. 1880

 

Völker Europas wie schön sind eure Geschichter. (World War I post card)

During the Great War, when the only means of communicating news to the masses was by newspapers and weekly illustrated magazines, the ‘war’ or 'military' picture post...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, 1915

 

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

 

Caricature anti-cholérique.

Lithography with underneath the illustration "Moi je traite le choléra par le champagne, c’est le système Mayeux, nom de D... ! "In 1832, there was a devast...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: AUBERT, B.
Date: Paris, ca. 1832

 

Caricature anti-cholérique La peur du mal donne le mal de la peur. (pl 1)

Caricature on hypochondria and protective measures against cholera. An overweight man seated in a chair surrounded by pitchers and bowls. In 1832, there was a devastating...

Estimate: $90 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: AUBERT, B.
Date: Paris, ca. 1830

 

Découverte de la vaccine son caractère. . . (together with) Inoculation de la vaccine ou vaccination. . .

Two broadsheets etchings each with two vignettes and extensive descriptive text about the cow-pox disease and vaccination with vignette related to vaccination. Composed b...

Estimate: $175 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: BALTARD, LP.
Date: Paris, ca. 1825

 

Notice sur la Rage. (together with) Secours à donner aux noyés. (together with) Secours pour les enfants qui naissent sans donner signe de vie.

Three broadsheets etchings each with two vignettes and extensive descriptive text about rabies, how to rescue a flooded person and about child born without sign of life.C...

Estimate: $175 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: BALTARD, LP.
Date: Paris, ca. 1825

 

Philippines Islands.

Pictorial map of Philippines Islands, from the famous illustrator, Ruth Taylor White and published in "Our USA: A Gay Geography".Ruth Taylor White was among the...

Estimate: $210 - $260
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: WHITE, R. T.
Date: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1935