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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...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

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...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

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 &...

Estimate: $220 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

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...

Estimate: $300 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

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...

Estimate: $4000 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

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 ...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: STRABO / MUNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, Henri Petri, 1571

 

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

 

Lutetia, vulgari nomine Paris, urbs Gallia...

Beautiful and early town-plan of Paris with title cartouche and figures in the foreground. The Bastille is shown at the upper center of the engraving and the Notre-Dame c...

Estimate: $2900 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, ca. 1572

 

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) ...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: ORTELIUS,A./ GALLE,T.
Date: Antwerp, c.1574

 

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...

Estimate: $4750 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

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....

Estimate: $900 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

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. ...

Estimate: $180 - $200
$200 / ≈ €174

Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Date: Basle, 1550-1580

 

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 ...

Estimate: $9000 - $10000
$10000 / ≈ €8692

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 ...

Estimate: $6500 - $7000
$7000 / ≈ €6084

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 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 ...

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

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...

Estimate: $3600 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

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...

Estimate: $2400 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

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 ...

Estimate: $2500 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

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...

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

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...

Estimate: $780 - $980
$950 / ≈ €826

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...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: DE VOS, M. after
Date: Antwerp, 1585

 

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 ...

Estimate: $1200 - $1300
$1300 / ≈ €1130

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...

Estimate: $50 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

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...

Estimate: $600 - $850
$850 / ≈ €739

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...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

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...

Estimate: $6000 - $6500
$6500 / ≈ €5650

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1592

 

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

 

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...

Estimate: $2100 - $2700
$2700 / ≈ €2347

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...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$450 / ≈ €391

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...

Estimate: $3350 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

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...

Estimate: $900 - $1250
$1250 / ≈ €1087

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...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

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...

Estimate: $200 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: COLLAERT, Adriaen (after)
Date: Antwerp, after 1598

 

Ducatus Mediolanensis.

A very nice map of Italy, centered on Milan, prepared by Johannes Septala. Very decorative title cartouche on the left side. A sea monster and a ship are depicted on the ...

Estimate: $250 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

Arabia Felice Nuova Tavola.

Fine early map of Arabian peninsula, being one of the earliest modern maps of the region.Girolamo Ruscelli first published the map in his "La Geographi di Claudio To...

Estimate: $800 - $850
$850 / ≈ €739

Publisher: RUSCELLI, G.
Date: Venice, 1598

 

Barbariae et Biledulgerid, nova descriptio.

North-West Africa. Koeman speculated: In view of the important trading relationship between Antwerp and Africa, it is not impossible that the original was a manuscript ma...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1598

 

Florentini Dominii Fidelissima et nova descriptio.

The map is centered on the city of Florence and extends to Liguria, the Apennine Mountains, the Adriatic Coast, Siena and Lago di Perugia. The map is based upon Stefano B...

Estimate: $450 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Anvers, 1598

 

The Dutch are attacked by giant crabs.

During their return voyage, the Portuguese were wrecked on a sandbank (the Seychelles?) From the debris they began building a smaller ship in which they hoped to return t...

Estimate: $80 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt, 1598

 

India Tercera Nuova Tavola.

The 1598 edition of this early map of South East Asia. Just to the west and south of Malacca one will notice ‘Camatra’ (Sumatra) and Java. China with Canton in the up...

Estimate: $550 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: RUSCELLI, G.
Date: Venice, 1598

 

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