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Limburgensis Ducatus Tabula Nova.

Map of Limburg, prepared by the Antwerp expert in law and mathematics Aegidius Martini. After 1600 Jan Baptist Vrients acquired the stock and the plates of Ortelius' Thea...

$1000 / ≈ €911

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A. / VRIENTS, J.B.
Date: Antwerp, 1606-1612

 

Poloniae, Lituaniaeq descriptio.

Fine general map of Poland. Rare; the second plate appearing in post-1595 edition of the Theatrum. Only used until 1612.Based on the now lost map of Waclaw Grodecki. Show...

$1750 / ≈ €1594

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1612

 

Cruydt-Boeck van Remberus Dodonaeus. . .

Scarce, the last edition of Dodoens' Cruydt-Boeck, one of the most influential and important botanical works of the 16th and 17th centuries. With richly engraved frontisp...

$3500 / ≈ €3189

Publisher: DODONAEUS, R.
Date: Leyden, 1612

 

Sardinia / Sicilia.. / Corfu / Zerbi.. / Elba / Malta. . .

Six very fine and early maps on one sheet. Including the islands of Sicily, Corfu, Sardinia, Zerbi (Djerba), Elba and Malta.The map of Malta has a sinking ship at Cala di...

$1800 / ≈ €1640

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1570-1612

 

Helmond.

A panoramic view of the Helmond, seen from the Kromme Steenweg .

$125 / ≈ €114

Publisher: GUICCIARDINI, L.
Date: Arnhem, 1613

 

Ailhae Cidade de Goa Metropolitana da Indiae Partes Orientals que Esta en 15 Graos da Banda donorte.

One of the earliest printed detailed plans of a European trading post in the Indies, this finely engraved and designed bird's-eye plan was published in De Bry's important...

$1000 / ≈ €911

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1613

 

[Title page colored by Georg Mack Jr. to : Hortus Eystettensis, Sive Diligens et Accurata Omnium Plantarum, Florum, Stirpium,. . .]

Title page to the first edition, one of about 300 copies printed, from one of the largest and most magnificent of the great flower books, depicting more than 1000 flowers...

$4000 / ≈ €3644

Publisher: BESLER, Basilius (1561-1629)
Date: Nuremberg, ca 1613

 

Nieuw Nederlandtsch Caertboeck. Waer in volkomentlijcker als oyt te voren vertoont werden de XVII. Nederlanden.

Rare first edition of this atlas of the provinces of the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxemburg. Engraved title page, with : "Gedruckt t' Amsterdam by Abraham Goos Plaet...

$3000 / ≈ €2733

Publisher: GOOS, A.
Date: Amsterdam, 1616

 

Premislia celebris russiae civitas.

RARE only included in part VI of his town book. Bird's-eye of Przemysl in Poland. Frans Hogenberg (1535 Mechelen - Cologne 1590) was a copper engraver and etcher. Georg B...

$3000 / ≈ €2733

Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, 1618

 

Frisia occidentalis.

A rare separately published carte-a-figures of Friesland by Geelkercken in its first state. The title and the coats of arms of the eleven Frisian towns appear in the cent...

$4500 / ≈ €4100

Publisher: GEELKERCKEN, Nicolaes van.
Date: [Leeuwarden], Dierick Albertsen, 1618

 

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...

$25 / ≈ €23

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

 

Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae, sive Britannicar : Insularum descriptio.

A rare and ornate map with inset portraits of James First, Henry Prince of Wales Princess Anne of Denmark.Janssonius acquired the copperplate of van den Keere's 1604 Brit...

$4000 / ≈ €3644

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1621

 

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...

$30 / ≈ €27

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

 

Dutch Trade Bead.

An extremely rare necklace made from authentic early 17th-century glass beads produced in the Netherlands. This rare and early Dutch Trade bead is built up from irregular...

$2200 / ≈ €2004

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Middelburg, before 1623

 

Lovenstein. [Loevestein]

View of the castle Loevestein, near Gorinchem.. On the sky, three hands holding a quill, a stone and a stick are depicted. With a verse in two languages underneath the pi...

$60 / ≈ €55

Publisher: MEISNER, D.
Date: Frankfurt, 1624

 

Aenwysinge van de Stadt Salvador, ende de Baya de Todos Los Santtos.

Extremely rare map of Salvador and Baia de Todos os Santos (Bay of Saints) published by the The Hague publisher Henricus Hondius (not to confuse with the Amsterdam H.Hond...

$1750 / ≈ €1594

Publisher: HONDIUS, H.
Date: The Hague, 1624

 

Typus Frisiae Orientalis à Dullarto

One of the most decorative maps of East Frisia and its important shipping center of Emden and the Watten Islands, from the cartography of Ubbo Emmius, a local cartographe...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1624

 

Summa philosophiae quadripartita, de rebus dialecticis, moralibus et metaphysicis . . [ With unrecorded world map ]

On page 107 a finely copper engraved world map (88x84mm.) Paradigma Terrae Plagas 4.ac 12. Ventorum situm indicans., centered on Europe and Africa, with parts of America,...

$1000 / ≈ €911

Publisher: EUSTACHE DE SAINT-PAUL
Date: Leiden, Peter Rigaud, 1626

 

Carte de la Coste de La Rochelle a Brouaige et de l'Isle d'Oleron Observee par le S.r de Chattillon ingenieur du Roy.

Map of the island of Oléron, with an inset in lower left corner showing the route of an English fleet to La Rochelle. At the time of mapping the area was a stronghold of...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: TAVERNIER, M.
Date: Paris, 1627

 

A newe mape of Tartary.

Early edition of one of the most decorative "carte à figures"- map of Tartary, known for its figured borders with costume figures, while above are vignettes of...

$2000 / ≈ €1822

Publisher: SPEED, J. / HUMBLE, J.
Date: London, 1627

 

The Kingdome of China.

A most sought-after map of China. Decorative border vignettes including views of the cities of Quinzay and Macao along the top border with the wheeled wind machines and p...

$7000 / ≈ €6378

Publisher: SPEED, J.
Date: London, G. Humble, 1627

 

A Newe mape of Poland Done into English by I.Speede.

A wonderful map of Poland. Incorporated into Speed's 'Prospect Of The Most Famous Parts Of The World.' Includes birds-eye views of Cracow, Dantzick, Posna, Crossen, Sando...

$4000 / ≈ €3644

Publisher: SPEED,J./ HUMBLE, G.
Date: London, 1627

 

Europa, ad magnae Europae Gerardi Mercatoris. . .

General map of Europe, as well as Americae Pars, Greenland, Iceland, a Polar landmass, along with the mythical islands of Frisland, Drogeo, and Bradain. A large strapwork...

$2500 / ≈ €2278

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Portugalliae que olim Lusitania..

The best-known map of Portugal, after Alvares Secco (1560), orientated west to the top of the sheet. Secco's map was copied by many mapmakers and publishers for upwards o...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Cataloniae principatus descriptio nova.

Important early map of Catalonia. With very decorative title cartouche lower right, the sea is filled with two sea monsters along with a sailing ship and compass rose.Mer...

$1000 / ≈ €911

Publisher: HONDIUS , J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Europa, ad magnae Europae Gerardi Mercatoris. . .

General map of Europe with in the left hand corner, south east of Iceland the mythical island of Frisland, which was purportedly discovered by the Zeno brothers in a 14th...

$2000 / ≈ €1822

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

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...

$1800 / ≈ €1640

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

 

Valletta citta nova dimalta.

Early copper engraved map of the towns of Valletta, Borgo, Sanglea di Sto. Michele, and the church of St. Salvator -known as the Three Cities., engraved by Henry Raignaul...

$3500 / ≈ €3189

Publisher: RAIGNIAULD, H.
Date: Paris, Michael Soly, 1629

 

Daniae Regni Typum..

A first state. Very decorative "carte à figures"- map of Denmark with the signature of the engraver Abraham Goos. Printed on heavy paper, in spite of its repai...

$2750 / ≈ €2505

Publisher: VISSCHER, C. J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1629

 

Nova Europae Descriptio Auctore Jodoco Hondio.

Very decorative map of Europe decorated with many ships and sea monsters.

$1400 / ≈ €1276

Publisher: HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam,1630

 

Hanc Tabulam continens Laetam Pharnambuci.. . [Brazil].

An extremely rare and decorative map of coast-line of Pernambuco. With one inset: In the upper left corner a map of Brazil, with title in five lines Dutch and five lines ...

$4500 / ≈ €4100

Publisher: PISCATOR,N.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Nova Africae Tabula.

An attractive map of the continent, added by Hondius when he took over publication of Mercator's Atlas. Although it is based on Mercator's map, Hondius improved the outli...

$2000 / ≈ €1822

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Fessae et Marocchi Regna.

One of the new maps added by Hondius, when he took over publication of the Atlas, a finely engraved and decorative map of north-west Africa, with the Canaries. With an in...

$1200 / ≈ €1093

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

[Title page] Gerardus Mercator natus Iudocus Hondius. . .

Arguably the finest engraved portrait of early map makers. In the well-executed design, Gerard Mercator and Jodocus Hondius are seated within an architectural cartouche o...

$1800 / ≈ €1640

Publisher: MERCATOR,G./ HONDIUS,J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Nova Helvetiae Tabula.

A most decorative "carte à figures" map with panoramic views of Lucern, S.Gal, Bern, Solothurn, Schafhausen in upper border and Basel and Zurich in lower left ...

$4500 / ≈ €4100

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Irlandiae Regnum.

A very nice map from Ireland.Mercator was born in Rupelmonde in Flanders and studied in Louvain under Gemma Frisius, Dutch writer, astronomer and mathematician. The excel...

$700 / ≈ €638

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Tabula electoratus Brandenburgici, Meckelenburgi, et maximae partis Pomeraniae, ex variis, famosissimisq[ue] auctoribus summo studio concinnata. . .

Uncommon "carte à figures"- map engraved by the master engraver Abraham Goos and published by Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652). Showing the area of Brandenbur...

$2000 / ≈ €1822

Publisher: VISSCHER, N. J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

Tabula Magnae Britanniae continens Angliam Scotiam..

Extremely rare map of the British Isles designed by Claes Janszoon Visscher some time in the early 1620s. The engraving is by Abraham Goos. This is the later state with t...

$5000 / ≈ €4555

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, c.1630

 

Tabula nova Poloniae et Silesiae.

Second state, dated 1630 underneath the title. A finely engraved carte á figures with cartouche representing in the four corners of the map : Kings ( on the left side Si...

$4000 / ≈ €3644

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630

 

America sive India Nova.

This map was created by Michael Mercator, grandson of the great Gerard Mercator. It is the only map attributed to him. The map first appeared in 1595, one year after the ...

$3000 / ≈ €2733

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630