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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...

Estimate: $3600 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

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...

Estimate: $20 - $25
$25 / ≈ €22

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...

Estimate: $3000 - $4000
$4000 / ≈ €3477

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...

Estimate: $25 - $30
$30 / ≈ €26

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

 

Dutch Trade Bead.

An extremely rare necklace made from authentic early 17th C. glass beads produced in the Netherlands. This rare and early Dutch Trade beads is built up from irregularly b...

Estimate: $2000 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

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...

Estimate: $50 - $60
$60 / ≈ €52

Publisher: MEISNER, D.
Date: Frankfurt, 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...

Estimate: $800 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

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,...

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

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...

Estimate: $720 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

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...

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

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...

Estimate: $5500 - $7000
$7000 / ≈ €6084

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...

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

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...

Estimate: $2200 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

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...

Estimate: $550 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

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...

Estimate: $800 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

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...

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

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...

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

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...

Estimate: $3000 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

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...

Estimate: $1750 - $2500
$2750 / ≈ €2390

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.

Estimate: $1200 - $1400
$1400 / ≈ €1217

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 ...

Estimate: $3600 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

Publisher: PISCATOR,N.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...

Estimate: $950 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

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...

Estimate: $1200 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

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 ...

Estimate: $3500 - $4500
$4500 / ≈ €3911

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...

Estimate: $550 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

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...

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

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 ...

Estimate: $2700 - $3000
$3000 / ≈ €2608

Publisher: MERCATOR, G./ HONDIUS, 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...

Estimate: $4000 - $4500
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, c.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 part of western Po...

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

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

 

Palatinatus Rheni Nova et Accurata Descriptio.

Early state (1630) of Visscher's "carte à figures"- map of the German Rhine River Valley. Inset views of Frankfurt am Main, Mainz, Speyer, Worms and Heidelberg...

Estimate: $1750 - $2000
$2000 / ≈ €1738

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

 

Asia recens summa cura delineata.

This is the rare early issue with decorative paneled borders. In upper border views and plans of Famagusta, Rhodos, Damascus, Jerusalem, Aden and Ormus. Originally engrav...

Estimate: $3300 - $3500
$3500 / ≈ €3042

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1632

 

Nova et accurata Tabula Hispaniae. . .

Second state. The map shows the geographical image introduced by Hessel Gerritsz's 1612 wall map of Spain, based on information provided by the Coimbra University profess...

Estimate: $6000 - $7500
$7500 / ≈ €6519

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1633

 

Tartaria.

Published in Hondius' editions of the Mercator Atlas from 1606 onwards, showing China, Korea as an island, and the northern Pacific coast of America showing the two conti...

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: MERCATOR, G / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1633

 

Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica..

The first of four states of the map. French text on verso. One of the most beautiful world maps ever engraved and one of the most influential in promulgating the Californ...

Estimate: $8500 - $9500
$9500 / ≈ €8258

Publisher: HONDIUS, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1630-1633

 

[Incas lay siege to Cusco.]

Atahualpa’s brother, Manco, organized a long and bloody siege to reoccupy the Inca capital, which eventually spread to open rebellion throughout the land. Pizarro, who ...

Estimate: $120 - $125
$125 / ≈ €109

Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

[The Dutch covalesce on the Isle Santa Clara.]

Many of the Dutch were in poor health after their Atlantic crossing and when they found an island to the north of Rio de Janeiro, called Santa Clara, (I. do Francez) they...

Estimate: $100 - $125
$125 / ≈ €109

Publisher: GOTTFRIED, J.L. / DE BRY.
Date: Frankfurt, M.Merian, 1633

 

Composite atlas of the Low Countries.

A composite atlas comprising 18 double-page engraved maps by or after Hessel Gerritsz, Theodoor Galle, Jacob van Deventer, Gerard Mercator, Peter Verbiest, Jean Surhon, C...

Estimate: $85000 - $100000
$100000 / ≈ €86921

Publisher: GALLE, Theodoor.
Date: [Antwerp, c. 1633

 

Tractus Danubii, Fluminis in Europa Maximi, A Fontibus, Per Germaniam. . .

This is Blaeu’s first map of the Danube and surrounding regions. The Danube River runs through the map from the top left with its headwaters in the German Black Forest ...

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

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1634

 

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