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Planiglobii Terrestris - Mappe-Monde...

Word map in double hemisphere. In center two smaller hemispheres of the north and south pole are shown. Two interesting diagrams depict the earth as it would be seen from...

Estimate: $1500 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: HOMANN HEIRS.
Date: Nuremberg, 1746

 

Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad sinum Catenbelae.

Chart of the West coast of Africa from Mauritania up to Angola. In top centre a very decorative title cartouche.

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1675

 

Nova Africa descriptio.

A beautifully engraved and most attractive "carte à figures"- map of the African continent. Bordered, above, by panels showing panorama's of Cairo, Alexandria,...

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

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, after 1660

 

Carte des Isles du Japon Esquelles est remarque la Route..

This uncommon map of Japan, which is on a fairly large scale, contains comments about the nature of the country. For instance, Ocsaqui (Okazaki, near Nagoya) is said to h...

Estimate: $4800 - $5000
$6000 / ≈ €5215

Publisher: TAVENIER, J.B.
Date: Paris 1679

 

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

 

Terra Sancta.

This is the most modern of Ortelius' maps of the Holy Land. It focuses specifically on the Holy Land and is oriented with east of the top. Ortelius used as a model the wa...

Estimate: $1900 - $2400
$2400 / ≈ €2086

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1603

 

Tabula Ducatus Brabantiae.

Detailed map orientated west to the top.

Estimate: $450 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt . . .

A beautifully engraved map of the ancient land of Canaan which roughly corresponds to present-day Israel. Cherubs hold up a draped cloth of key symbols, also a scale pane...

Estimate: $1100 - $1400
$1400 / ≈ €1217

Publisher: STOOPENDAAL, B.
Date: Amsterdam, 1682

 

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

 

Ducatus Lutzenburgi Novissima et Accuratissima Delineatio.

West to the top. Very detailed and fine map of Luxembourg, including the towns of Namur, Liege, Trier and Metz.

Estimate: $550 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: VISSCHER, N.
Date: Amsterdam, 1680

 

Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France.

A later edition of Guillaume De l'Isle's map. It still includes the fictitious discoveries of Baron de Lahoutan: the legendary River Longue etc. The north west corner of ...

Estimate: $1000 - $1100
$1100 / ≈ €956

Publisher: COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1730

 

Corea and Japan.

A fine large-scale map of Japan and Korea showing an increasingly refined outline to the Japanese islands but still oversized Korean peninsula. The strait south of Korea,...

Estimate: $400 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: THOMSON, J.
Date: Edinburgh, 1816

 

India quae Orientalis.

The map covers the area from India to Japan, with the East Indies, with good detail in Philippines. In the upper right corner the southern tip of Korea is shown, and mark...

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

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Huquang, Kiangsi, Chekiang ac Fokien.

A reissue of Janssonius' map of south east China, with wash color and uncolored cartouches.The map is based on the maps of Martin Martini, themselves based on Chinese sou...

Estimate: $800 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: VALK, G. / SCHENK, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Fossa Sanctae Mariae.

Detailed map of part of the country between rivers Rhine and Meuse showing a canal to be dug between 1626 and 1628 between Rheinberg in Germany and Venlo. A deficiency of...

Estimate: $240 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1645

 

Tabula Bergarum ad Zomam Stenbergae et novorum ibi operum.

The map gives an outline of the Scheldt from Bergen op Zoom to Antwerp, with all the ramparts built between 1622 and 1627.

Estimate: $175 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1647

 

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

 

Comitatus Flandria.

A highly decorative map with in the left and right top corners the pictures of archduke Albert of Austria and Isabella, queen of Spain. In the left and right borders cost...

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

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1648

 

Account of a voyage of discovery to the west coast of Corea.

BRITAIN'S FIRST ACCURATE ACCOUNT OF KOREA & OKINAWANS. With an appendix containing charts and various hydrographical and scientific notices by captain Basil Hall and ...

Estimate: $4200 - $5000
$5000 / ≈ €4346

Publisher: HALL,B.
Date: London, 1818

 

Genehoa Jaloffi et Sierraliones regna.

Decorative and detailed map of the West African Coast, from Senegal to Sierra Leone. In the center the river Gambia to the mouth in the Atlantic. Upper left a dedication ...

Estimate: $450 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.
Date: Amsterdam, 1670 / 1720

 

Lyste vande prysen der goederen ingekoft by de Kamer. . .

Rare price list of meat, bacon, wheat, rye, butter, cheese, olive oil, Spanish wines, Bordeaux, brandy etc.On front page in letter press Lyste Van de Pryfen der Goederen,...

Estimate: $2100 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: V.O.C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1685

 

Manuscript plan of Havana harbour.

Manuscript chart with good nautical detail and soundings of Havana harbour.

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Spain c.1820

 

[Title page] Table Des Cartes etc: Du Sr. Sanson..

Large, powerfully engraved title page. Geographic scholars at work in a library are depicted along the bottom.

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: SANSON, N. / MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1700

 

Carte de la Manche. . .

showing the Chanel, with the coastline of France from La Baie de Douarnenez to Dunkerque, and the coastline of England from Stroble head to Manning Tree.Boundaries outli...

Estimate: $700 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: JAILLOT, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1692

 

Les Provinces confederées du Pais-Bas

The first wall map of the Seven Provinces of 1651, re-issued as 'Stoel des Oorlogs' by Covens & Mortier. The first issue of the present wall-map is known to be includ...

Estimate: $12000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: COVENS / MORTIER
Date: Amsterdam, c. 1740

 

Lion and Bull made of terracotta.

Very fine terracotta figure of a lion symbolizing the continent of Africa. The Bull symbolizing Europe.The items will be dispatched in 4 wooden crates from Belgium. Pleas...

Estimate: $18000 - $22500
$27500 / ≈ €23903

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Netherlandisch , 1780~1800

 

Vue de L'Hotel de Batavie. . .

A so-called optical print of Fatahillah Square in Jakarta, Indonesia, prepared for use in a light-box or an amusing light-show. This richly hand colored print is much per...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: PROBST, G.B.
Date: Augsburg, 1750

 

Launa vulgo Laun Bohemiae civitas.

Bird's-eye views of Louny in Bohemia by G. Hoefnagel. The copperplate was made for Braun and Hogenberg's townbook. However there the print has been transformed by the eng...

Estimate: $1500 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: BEEK, A. / BRAUN,G / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: The Hague, 1700

 

Schlanium vulgo Schlani Bohemiae oppidum.

Very decorative and rare panoramic of Schlan, Schlanium s. Slany.The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged this print, originally publi...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: BEEK, A./ BRAUN & HOGENBERG
Date: The Hague, 1700

 

Vue du Magazin de la Compagnie des Indes Orientales. . .

So-called optical print of the formerly the V.O.C. warehouse and arsenal for the Admiralty of Amsterdam, now-a-days the Scheepvaartmuseum (Maritime Museum).In the eightee...

Estimate: $400 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, 1780

 

Etats-Unis de L'Amerique Septentrionale. [Two sheets in manuscript ]

Two sheets giving an detailed information in French, about population in the year 1810, principal cities, products of industry and commerce, financial situation for the y...

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

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, ca. 1819

 

Helmond.

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

Estimate: $100 - $125
$125 / ≈ €109

Publisher: GUICCIARDINI, L.
Date: Arnhem, 1613

 

Kaart van Zeeland.

Fine map of the province of Zeeland, with the fortified cities are highlighted in red. Isaac Tirion was born in Utrecht ca. 1705. He came to Amsterdam ca. 1725. Tirion pu...

Estimate: $175 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: TIRION, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1747

 

Nader prolongatie van het Octroy voor de Westindische Compagnie voor den tyd van nog dertig jaaren. . .

A proclamation by the Dutch States General, dated 1761, extending the charter of the Dutch West India Company for another thirty years. Like the 1730 proclamation, it has...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: SCHELTUS, I.
Date: Amsterdam, 1761

 

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

VERSO: one 2-line illuminated initial in liquid gold on colored ground, seven 1-line initials and line-fillers in same.RECTO: eight 1-line initials in liquid gold on colo...

Estimate: $250 - $300
$300 / ≈ €261

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: France, 1520-1540

 

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...

Estimate: $1500 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Date: Antwerp, 1612

 

Portrait of Jan Maatzuiker.

Portrait of Jan Maatzuiker, Governor-General of the East Indies from 1653 till 1678. From Kok's Woordenboek . Engraved by Reinier Vinkees in 1790.

Estimate: $70 - $90
$90 / ≈ €78

Publisher: VINKELES, R.
Date: Amsterdam, 1790

 

Carte des Principales Ports de Mer Bancs de sable &c: qui sont dans la Mer Rouge..

A sheet including 11 charts of Bays and anchor places along the coasts of Yemen, east coast of the Arabian peninsula and Egypt. One of the early maps to focus on this are...

Estimate: $1200 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Pascaerte van Brazil en Nieu Nederlandt van Cuorvo en Flores.

A rare chart of the Atlantic Ocean, from the first edition of Hendrick Doncker's Zee-Atlas, of which no surviving example is known.Although the idea of its unusual covera...

Estimate: $2400 - $2750
$2750 / ≈ €2390

Publisher: DONCKER, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1658

 

Nuevo plano de la ciudad de Buenos Aires y parte del partido de avellaneda . . .

A rare detailed city plan of Buenos Aires prepared in 1912 by Ernesto Escalante. The plan depicts the city from the Partido de Avellaneda and the Villa Riachuelo to the R...

Estimate: $1100 - $1500
$1500 / ≈ €1304

Publisher: ESCALANTE, E.
Date: Buenos Aires, 1912