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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...

$1750 / ≈ €1663
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

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...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

XII. Laurater Basler gelegenheit.

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

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

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...

$400 / ≈ €380
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

XI. Wallis.

Very early wood cut printed regional map of Switzerland with Wallis region.Originally engraved in 1548. The map was prepared by Johannes Stumpf (1500-1576). Included in &...

$250 / ≈ €238
Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

(Northern celestial planisphere with a pasted volvelle.)

Probably by the Vienna astronomer Melchior Klayber who used the Copernican precession theory, which is closely connected with the chart (Ptolemy - 6° 40' and Ptolemy - 5...

$4500 / ≈ €4276
Publisher: KLAYBER, Melchior ?
Date: Vienna, ca. 1569

 

Aphricae Tabula I. (Mauritania - present-day Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia.)

Double-page woodcut Ptolemaic-style map by Sebastian Münster figuring Mauritania, present-day Morocco, Algeria, and Tunisia, published in the edition of Strabo by Henri ...

$300 / ≈ €285
Publisher: STRABO / MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

 

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) ...

$250 / ≈ €238
Publisher: ORTELIUS,A./ GALLE,T.
Date: Antwerp, c.1574

 

Londinum Feracissimi Angliae Regni Metropolis.

Very desirable and early plan of London - in a second state - shown from the Tower to Westminster, with the City already built-up and a ribbon development westwards along...

$6500 / ≈ €6177
Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, (1572) 1577

 

Americae Sive Novi Orbis, Nova Descriptio.

This is the second copperplate of Ortelius' map showing the western hemisphere, showing the prominent bulge in the South American coastline. An important map because of i...

$5500 / ≈ €5227
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1579

 

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....

$1100 / ≈ €1045
Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne 1580

 

[Map of the Holy Land, including Cyprus]

Attractive full page longitudinal map of Palestine, Syria and Cyprus, cut by Hans Rudolf Manuel Deutsch. The shore line running from Southern Anatolia to the Nile Delta. ...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, 1550-1580

 

Temperance (Temperantia) from The Virtues.

Very decorative engraving by Philip Galle (Haarlem 1537–1612 Antwerp) after Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels). The print was published by Hi...

$9000 / ≈ €8553
Publisher: BREUGHEL, P.
Date: Antwerp, Hieronymus Cock, 1580

 

Descrittione di M. Lodovico Guicciardini patritio Fiorentino, di tutti i Paesi Bassi,...

Second Italian edition (variant B) and first Plantin edition (1st Silvius 1567) and the most sought after edition of the famous description of the Low Countries, updated ...

$10000 / ≈ €9503
Publisher: GUICCIARDINI, L.
Date: Antwerp, Plantin, 1581

 

Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. Auctore Ludovico Georgio.

The first map of China ever to appear in a Western atlas, west to the top. The first state without "las Philiooinas" somewhere in 1587 added to the plate. When ...

$7000 / ≈ €6652
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1584

 

Universe Europae Maritime Eiusque Navigationis Descriptio. Generale Pascaerte van Europa . . .

This general chart of north-western Europe and the surrounding coastal waters is from the rare pilot-guide De Spiegel der Zeevaerdt , printed by Christopher Plantin in Le...

$19000 / ≈ €18055
Publisher: WAGHENAER, L.J.
Date: Leyden, 1584

 

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 ...

$3000 / ≈ €2851
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...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
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...

$3000 / ≈ €2851
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 ...

$2750 / ≈ €2613
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...

$3000 / ≈ €2851
Publisher: WAGHENAER, L. J.
Date: Leiden, Plantijn, 1585

 

Anverpia, nobile in Barbantia oppidum, parrim maritimum . . . [Antwerp]

The bird's-eye plan provides an excellent view of the citadel, city, docks and fortifications. The city was defended by a line of fortification and a moat constructed und...

$950 / ≈ €903
Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, 1585

 

Mercurius.

Mercury holding a caduceus and riding in a chariot drawn by two birds on the clouds in the sky, an extensive landscape with a harbour with goods being loaded and unloaded...

$750 / ≈ €713
Publisher: DE VOS, M. after
Date: Antwerp, 1585

 

Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae. Das ist: Ein Reisebuch, Uber die gantze heilige Schrifft, in zwey Bücher geteilet... Zuvor gemehret mit einem Büchlein De monetis et mensuris... Insonderheit aber mit einer feinen nützlichen Erklerung des Buches Josua...

Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae. Das ist: Ein Reisebuch, Uber die gantze heilige Schrifft, in zwey Bücher geteilet... Zuvor gemehret mit einem Büchlein De monetis et mens...

$30000 / ≈ €28509
Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Magdenburg, 1587

 

EYNDHOVEN - Nach dem Eindhoven mitt kriegs macht. . . .

Earliest printed bird's-eye view of Eindhoven. Showing the siege of April 13-23 1583. On April 22nd the young Count Carel van Mansfeld was taking the town after a 9 days ...

$1300 / ≈ €1235
Publisher: HOGENBERG, F. / EYTZINGER
Date: Cologne, 1590

 

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...

$80 / ≈ €76
Publisher: HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, ca. 1590

 

Lapis polaris magnes.

This is a plate from a series of twenty prints illustrating new inventions and discoveries (Nova Reperta) after Jan van der Straet. On image, bottom right: 'Ion. Stradanu...

$850 / ≈ €808
Publisher: STRADANUS, Johannes / COLLAERT, Jan (II).
Date: Antwerp, Philips Galle, c. 1590

 

La Florida/ Peruviae Auriferae regionis Typus/ Guastecan.

The Chaves map of Florida is a prime example of an explorer's map since it records the recent discoveries of Cabeza de Vaca, De Soto, and Moscoso. The map revealed little...

$2750 / ≈ €2613
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1592

 

Americae Pars Magis Cognita. Chorographia nobilis & opulentae Peruanae Provinciae, atque Brasiliae, . . . MDXCII

First state. Although a map of South America it does include much of what is now the southern United States. There are two elaborate, strap-work cartouches with the one a...

$6500 / ≈ €6177
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1592

 

Occidentalis Americae partis.

The most beautifully engraved early map of the Caribbean, including Florida and the Southeast. The map includes representations of Columbus' ships and various notes regar...

$7500 / ≈ €7127
Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1594

 

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...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
Publisher: /. S.
Date: France ca.. 1594

 

Peregrinationis Divi Pauli Typus corographicus. . .

A splendid map depicting the travels of Paulus. With two fine scenes in top. Showing the countries along the Mediterranean, including Cyprus and Italy. A first edition wi...

$2700 / ≈ €2566
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1595

 

ABRAHAMUS ORTELIUS ANTVERPIANUS Orteli dum proponis spectantibus Orbem, Quam tua delectant structa Theatra homines! . . .

Portrait of Abraham Ortelius (Abraham Ortel), famous cartographer born in Antwerp and after studying Greek, Latin and mathematics set up business there with his sister, a...

$450 / ≈ €428
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Antwerp, c.1595

 

L'Universale Fabrica Del Mondo.

The book was a popular work that was reprinted over many years and in a number of languages, the La Relationi was a geographical and political discourse on the world. Not...

$4000 / ≈ €3801
Publisher: D'ANANIA, G.L.
Date: Venice, Andrea Muschio, 1596

 

Africa Tertia pars Terrae.

This map of Africa has an unusual shape, tapering to a narrow angle in the south. Numerous rivers appear in West Africa and as tributaries to the Nile, and mountain chain...

$1250 / ≈ €1188
Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Magdeburg, ca 1597

 

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...

$900 / ≈ €855
Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

Virulus marinus. Cete (Whale and whaling scene)

Whale and whaling scene, set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 1. The engraving is copied after Adrian Collaert pla...

$300 / ≈ €285
Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 

Glaucus, Cantharus, Salpa, Rarus. (Piscium Vivæ Icones - Fish)

Depiction of Glaucus, Cantharus, Salpa, Rarus. Fish set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 12. The engraving is copi...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 

Faber piscis, Asellus minor, Conger, Alburinus. (Piscium Vivæ Icones - Fish)

Depiction of Faber piscis, Asellus minor, Conger, Alburinus. Fish set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 14. The eng...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 

Gladius piscis, Galeus piscis, Araneus, Mugil. (Piscium Vivæ Icones - Fish)

Depiction of Gladius piscis, Galeus piscis, Araneus, Mugil. Fish set against a mountainous landscape in the manner of Pieter Brueghel the Elder. Plate number 15. The engr...

$200 / ≈ €190
Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Date: Antwerp, after 1598