Blader # Kavels in Globes, Instruments & Fans

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Tweevoudigh onderwiis van de Hemelsche en Aerdsche Globen; Het een Na de meyning van Ptolemeus met een vasten Aerdkloot; Het ander Na de Natuerlijcke stelling van N. Copernicus met een loopenden Aerdkloot:

Willem Blaeu's guide to the making of globes, first published in 1620, here reprinted by his son, Joan.The book consists of two parts; volume I : Astronomical principles ...

$2750 / ≈ €2505

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1655

 

Allegory of geography.

Two putty studying a terrestrial globe, one of them holding a pair of dividers. The information on the globe is clearly imaginary but the two cartouches and ships are typ...

$9000 / ≈ €8200

Publisher: KERKHOVE, Joseph Vanden
Date: Bruges, ca. 1700

 

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. T...

$950 / ≈ €866

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, 1720

 

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 / ≈ €1139

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: English, ca. 1750-1760

 

A half hour sand-glass.

The element common to celestial position-finding, the calculation of speed for dead reckoning and even everyday life at sea is the time: hence ways of determining and kee...

$1750 / ≈ €1594

Publisher: The Low Countries
Date: ca. 1790

 

An elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.

Folding fan made of skin sheet and mounted in English style, with a painted scene of an elegant couple with a caged bird in a landscape.Painted verso of a man among ancie...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Paris, 1790

 

Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV.

Large sheet with an animated game of goose of 63 numbered squares, spiral, counter clockwise, centripetal focused on the French king Henri IV.André Basset offers a life ...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: BASSET, P.A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1816-1820

 

Very fine folding fan with painting of Minerva, Juno and 2 peacocks.

Small folding fan made of double skin sheet, mounted in English style, painted with gouache and depicting Minerva and Juno sitting near each other and receiving the visit...

$1200 / ≈ €1093

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: ca. 1820

 

Country pleasures.

Folding fan made of double sheet of lithographed paper, enhanced with gouache and watercolor, with decoration of three cartouches with gallant scenes of French country pl...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, ca. 1850-1860

 

[Macaire] Pensionnat Robert-Macaire. Mr le professeur. . . (Plate 4)

Macaire personified the clever businessman, who was willing at any time to throw moral and ethical principles overboard for a quick buck. His personality fitted exactly t...

$250 / ≈ €228

Publisher: DAUMIER, H.
Date: Paris, 1864

 

NEWTON'S New and Improved TERRESTRIAL GLOBE Accurately delineated from the observations of the most esteemed NAVIGATORS AND TRAVELLERS to the Present Time. . .

A very impressive Victorian 20-inch Library globe on an exceptionally carved mahogany tripod stand with scrolling acanthus legs terminating in claw feet joined by turned ...

$20000 / ≈ €18222

Publisher: NEWTON and SON
Date: London, January 1, 1867

 

Compass.

A very nicely crafted sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled and is executed in beautiful red copper. Made and signed by F.J. Kloos & Son of Rotterdam...

$1500 / ≈ €1367

Publisher: KLOOS, F.J.
Date: Rotterdam, 1850-1875

 

Compass.

A sloop compass in original box. The compass is gimbaled. The compass works fine.

$650 / ≈ €592

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: c. 1890-1900

 

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 / ≈ €1458

Publisher: PLAQUET. / AIR FRANCE
Date: Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1940-1950

 

A two-day marine Chronometer, No. 8185.

The 4inch frosted dial signed Chronometerwerke, Wempe, Hamburg, and numbered 8185, upright black Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds and up-and-down dials, blued steel ha...

$1250 / ≈ €1139

Publisher: WEMPE CHRONOMETERWERKE
Date: Hamburg, 1968