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Calendar for February - A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

RECTO: One 2-line initial F in liquid gold on colored grounds and a text line for each day of the month February mentioning nine Saints. colorful panel border in he left ...

Estimate: $350 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, ca. 1450

 

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours. (Calendar month of August)

RECTO : Calendar month of August with a 2-line initial in liquid gold on colored ground. colorful panel border in the left margin of acanthus leaves and flowers, with bla...

Estimate: $375 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Paris, ca. 1450

 

La Tartaria Chinese.

With decorative title cartouche. Covering north eastern part of China, with good detail in Korea and a curious shape for Hokkaido (here called Jeso-Gasima ).Engraved by G...

Estimate: $500 - $600
$600 / ≈ €522

Publisher: ZATTA, A.
Date: Venice, 1784

 

Tschopau.

Very decorative and rare panoramic of Tschopau.The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper: she ...

Estimate: $1400 - $1750
$1750 / ≈ €1521

Publisher: BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.
Date: The Hague, ca. 1700

 

Volna.

Very decorative and rare panoramic town-view of Volna.The engraver and publisher of prints, Mrs. Anna Beek of the Hague, enlarged the print and mounted it on larger paper...

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

Publisher: BEEK, A. / MERIAN, C.
Date: The Hague, ca. 1700

 

[ Traditional tools from New Caledonia ].

Aquatint depicting a variety of traditional tools from New Caledonia engraved by Rossi. Plate N° 72. From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoi...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

Il Governo di Guascogna con porzione del Governo di Guienna.

Rare regional map of France of the Périgord, Guienne, Gascogne and the Béarn published by Carli Pazzini in Siena.

Estimate: $180 - $225
$225 / ≈ €196

Publisher: PAZZINI, C.
Date: Siena, 1792

 

Carte historique de la France, et l'Angleterre depuis la naissance de Jésus-Christ jusqu'à l'an 1700, qui contient en abrégé les événements principaux de ces royaumes pendant l'empire romain. . .

Rare wall map showing a chronological tree of French and English historical events from the year of the birth of Christ until 1700. The map is prepared by Jérôme André...

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

Publisher: MARTIGNONI, J. A.
Date: Paris, c. 1721

 

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

 

Carte de L\'Egypte de la Nubie de L\'Abissinie. . .

Prepared by G.de l'Isle. Uncommon issue by Hendrik de Leth. Very detailed map of northeastern Africa, the Red Sea and the Arabian peninsula shows the political divisions ...

Estimate: $420 - $500
$500 / ≈ €435

Publisher: DE LETH, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1740

 

Penisola dell India di là dal Gange et Isole intorno ad essa adiacenti..

Giacomo Rossi's fine late 17th century map of India with Ceylon and Maldives. Issued in Il Mercurio geografico In lower right hand corner a large title cartouche with ded...

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

Publisher: DE ROSSI, G.
Date: Rome, 1683-1688

 

Pas-Kaat vaneen gedeelte van de Aethiopische Zee behelsende de Kusten Zanguebar, Ajan en Abex, en een gedeelte van de Arabische Kust. . .

A finely engraved and detailed chart of most eastern tip of Africa, including Somalia, Djibouti, Yemen, Mauritius, and many other islands in the Indian Ocean.Very rare: o...

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

Publisher: VAN KEULEN, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1753

 

Terra Promissions.

A beautifully executed and very rare map of the Promised Land, divided into the 12 Tribes. The shore line runs in north-southwesterly direction from Sidon as far as Pelus...

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

Publisher: HONERVOGT, J.
Date: Paris, c.1655

 

[ Manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra to Genova ].

Very detailed French manuscript map of the Ligurian coast from Pietra and Finale, Savone to Genoa with the Maritime Alps in the background. The Liguria coast borders to n...

Estimate: $4200 - $5300
$5300 / ≈ €4607

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: France, ca. 1790-1800

 

Canada Creek Falls . . [title in French, English, German & Latin] N°32. Pl. 4.

A view of the Canada Creek Falls.From 8e Livraison Amérique Septentrionale - Etat de New York. After Jacques Milbert and lithographed by Dupressoir and figures by V. Ada...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: MILBERT, J.
Date: Paris, Bove dirigée par Nöel ainé & Cie, 1892

 

Mar del Zur, Hispanis Mare Pacificum.

Janssonius' fine chart of the Pacific including the west coast of America with California shown as an island, Japan and a small Australian coastline. This is the earliest...

Estimate: $2400 - $2500
$2500 / ≈ €2173

Publisher: JANSSONIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

 

Mappe-Monde ou Description du Glôbe Terrestre Assujettie aux Observs Astronoms.

Double hemisphere map with a curious shape for Australia, from Atlas moderne portatif composé de vingt-huit cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre .. A l'usage...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: DE LAPORTE, L'Abbé.
Date: Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806

 

Picardie Meridionale Le Cambresis et leurs Environs.

Map showing the region of Picardie in Northern France. Including the towns of Abbeville, Amiens, Compiegne, Soisson, Chambray, etc.

Estimate: $180 - $230
$230 / ≈ €200

Publisher: CREPY.
Date: Paris, 1737

 

Plan de Constantinople, non compris ses faubourgs. Grave d'apres les documents du ministere de la Guerre par E. Olivier.

A very rare lithographic town-plan of Istanbul, Scale 98 yards to one inch., printed in Pera, Istanbul by E. Olivier. The ornate design on the top of the title is a tugh...

Estimate: $6000 - $8000
$8000 / ≈ €6954

Publisher: OLIVIER, E.
Date: Péra, Istanbul, 1851

 

A view of the town and castle of Macao.

Nice engraving shows the attack of the English ship "Centurion" on Macau, during which she captured a Portuguese ship that had sailed from Manila. In upper righ...

Estimate: $550 - $700
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: HARRIS, J.
Date: London, 1746

 

Provincia autore Petro Johanne Bompario Provence.

A very decorative map, several cartouches, prepared by Pierre Jean Bompario.In this region over half of the rosé wines produced in France is from the Provence region. Ro...

Estimate: $960 - $1200
$1200 / ≈ €1043

Publisher: BLAEU, W. and J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1650

 

Dépt. De L'Aude. N°10. [ Carcassonne ]

Map of the Aude region, centered on the town of Carcassonne. Reaching to the right till the Mediterranean.Lovely map from one of the last decorative atlases of the ninete...

Estimate: $30 - $40
$40 / ≈ €35

Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, A. Combette, 1852

 

Dépt. De La Charente. N°13. [ Cognac ]

Map of the Charente region, centered on Angouleme and Cognac. Home of the world's best-known brandy, the map shows the countryside surrounding the Charente River one hund...

Estimate: $40 - $50
$50 / ≈ €43

Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, A. Combette, 1852

 

Algérie, Colonie Française. N°87.

Map of Algeria.Lovely map from one of the last decorative atlases of the nineteenth century.The rather simple map is framed by medallion portraits and coats of arms, and ...

Estimate: $70 - $90
$90 / ≈ €78

Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, A. Combette, 1852

 

Citta, porto, e rada di Brest, e . . . Nella Bretagna . . .

A beautiful and rare map of Bretagne. In top right an inset with the town of Brest.The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), encyclopaedist, geographer, inventor and...

Estimate: $800 - $900
$900 / ≈ €782

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1690

 

France Physique.

A thematic map of France divided in the areas related to the rivers Rhine, La Seine, La Loire, La Garonne, du Rhone and the coasts of the Atlantic and Mediterranean. From...

Estimate: $25 - $30
$30 / ≈ €26

Publisher: MIGEON, J.
Date: Paris, 1874

 

[City Of New York and Environs].

A very decorative bird's-eye view of Manhattan, Brooklyn, and part of New Jersey. Manhattan Island from the southwest is surrounded by the Hudson, Harlem, East River, and...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$750 / ≈ €652

Publisher: CURRIER & IVES.
Date: New York, 1875

 

New York Ferry Boat. (Bac à vapeur de New York).

A very decorative print showing the New York Ferry Boat "Fulton," published by Currier & Ives. The Ferry boat "Fulton" sails to the right. A singl...

Estimate: $400 - $550
$550 / ≈ €478

Publisher: CURRIER & IVES.
Date: New York, ca. 1875

 

[Canadian Indian traditional garments ].

Aquatint depicting Canadian Indian traditional garments engraved by Gallina. Plate N°32.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernem...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Canadian Indians ].

Aquatint depicting a group of Canadian Indians engraved by Gallina. Plate N° 33 n°1.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement...

Estimate: $80 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[The Rock-Bridge. Le Pont de Roche ].

Aquatint depicting the Rock-Bridge engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N° 48.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice,...

Estimate: $100 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[View of the Potomac River from Mount Vernon ].

Aquatint depicting a view of the Potomac River from Mount Vernon engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°46.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire d...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Florida Indian cooking ].

Aquatint depicting Florida Indian cooking engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°54.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la m...

Estimate: $90 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Slave labor on an indigo plantation ].

Aquatint depicting slave labor on an indigo plantation engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°51.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouverne...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Slave labor on a Tobacco plantation ].

Aquatint depicting slave labor on an tobacco plantation engraved by Biasioli. Plate N°50.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouverne...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Indian accessories ].

Aquatint depicting Indian accessories engraved by Gallina. Plate N°49.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice,...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Chief Regolo ].

Aquatint depicting Chief Regolo (also called Cacique) accompanied by his women engraved by Gallina. Plate N°57.Cacique from the taíno word for the pre-Columbian tribal ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Chief Regolo ].

Aquatint depicting chief warriors engraved by G. G. Plate N°58.Cacique from the taíno word for the pre-Columbian tribal chiefs or leaders, of the Taino tribes in the Ba...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Cofre de Perote ].

Aquatint depicting the Cofre de Perote engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°59.Cofre de Perote, mean something like 'Mountain of the Lord of Four Places'. This extinct volcano...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Regla columnar basalt quarry ].

Aquatint depicting columnar basalt quarry engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°60.This common extrusive volcanic rock is used for highway construction, railroad ballast, and t...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Jorullo Volcano ].

Aquatint depicting the Jorullo Volcano engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°61.El Jorullo is a cinder cone volcano in Michoacán, central Mexico in an area known as the Michoa...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Portraits of Motezuma II and Cortes ].

Aquatint depicting two portraits of Motezuma II and Cortes engraved by Gallina. Plate N°63.Montezuma II was trained as a priest and rose to become leader of the Aztecs i...

Estimate: $100 - $120
$120 / ≈ €104

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Montezuma II As Represented in an Anonymous Codex in The Vatican ].

Aquatint depicting Motezuma II represented in the Vatican's anonymous codex engraved by DKB. Plate N°64.The Codex Vaticanus, so called because it is the most famous manu...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Mexican weapons ].

Aquatint depicting Mexican weapons engraved by DKB. Plate N°65.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Mexican weapons ].

Aquatint depicting an Oaxaca monument representing a warrior engraved by Bonatti. Plate N°66.Oaxaca is the historic home of the Zapotec and Mixtec peoples, and contains ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Aztec low relief representing ancient warriors ].

Aquatint depicting an Oaxaca monument representing a warrior engraved by Bonatti. Plate N°67.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouv...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Hieroglyph representing the Cihuacohuat Goddess ].

Aquatint depicting a hieroglyph representing the Cihuacohuat Goddess engraved by DKB. Plate N°68.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Azrec Idols ].

Aquatint depicting Aztec idols engraved by Gallina. Plate N°698.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de la...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[Human sacrifice.]

Aquatint depicting a human sacrifice engraved by Gallina. Plate N°72.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Gladiators ].

Aquatint depicting gladiators in combat engraved by Gallina. Plate N°73.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milic...

Estimate: $90 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Local Mexican Indian game, the Voladores de Papantla ].

Aquatint depicting local game engraved by Fumagalli. Plate N°77.The Aztecs also had spectacular dances such as the Voladores de Papantla ,the Sun Dance, in which the dan...

Estimate: $90 - $100
$100 / ≈ €87

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Acrobatic games ].

Aquatint depicting acrobatic games engraved by Gallina. Plate N°78.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la milice, de...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Bread making ].

Aquatint depicting a family making bread engraved by Gallina. Plate N°82.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de la mili...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Mexican traditional garments ].

Aquatint depicting Mexican traditional garments engraved by Gallina. Plate N°83.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvernement, de ...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Hieroglyph Christian calendar written in an Aztec style ].

Aquatint depicting Hieroglyph Christian calendar written in an Aztec style engraved by BonattiB. Plate N°84.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou H...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

[ Mechoacan Indians traditional garments ].

Aquatint depicting Mechoacan Indians traditional garments engraved by Gallina. Plate N°85.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouvern...

Estimate: $120 - $150
$150 / ≈ €130

Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Date: Milan, 1827

 

AFGHAN de CABOULE. Costumes Persans 8.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant Afghan from Kabul published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artis...

Estimate: $300 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

DANSEUSE. Costumes Persans 9.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an elegant dancing girl from Persia published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par diver...

Estimate: $300 - $350
$350 / ≈ €304

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

ARMENIEN. Costumes de l'Empire Ottoman 9.

A beautiful hand colored lithograph of an Armenian published in the French work "Galerie Royale de Costumes peints d´après nature par divers artistes et lithograph...

Estimate: $300 - $375
$375 / ≈ €326

Publisher: GALERIE ROYALE DE COSTUME.
Date: Paris, Chez Aubert & Cie., 1842-1848

 

Carte de la Coste d'Arabie.

Uncommon issue of this very nice map of the Arabian peninsula. Depicted is Saudi Arabia, Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.With French text in title cartouche and an additiona...

Estimate: $350 - $400
$400 / ≈ €348

Publisher: HARREVELT,E.van / CHANGUION, D.J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1773

 

ABIETUM phyllulae et pulvini.s. Tab. 137.

From his famous work 'Flora Japonica'. Von Siebold was born in Wurtzburg, in Germany, and worked for the Dutch government as a doctor in Java. In Japan, where Von Siebold...

Estimate: $60 - $80
$80 / ≈ €70

Publisher: VON SIEBOLD, P.Fr.B.
Date: Leiden, 1852

 

Mappemonde ou globe terestre dressée sur les Nouvelles Observations . . .

Scarce world map with all the major early explorers. Jean Baptiste Louis Clouet (born 1730) was a member of the Academie Royale des Sciences de Rouen and the author of Ge...

Estimate: $2000 - $2500
$2400 / ≈ €2086

Publisher: CLOUET, J.B.L.L'Abbe
Date: Paris, Mondhare, 1787

 

Carte des Missions Catholiques du Sud Africain.

Map of the Catholic Missions in South Africa. Inset map of L'Ile St. Hélène.Published as supplement of the Les Missions Catholiques. To the lower right an inset key to ...

Estimate: $200 - $250
$250 / ≈ €217

Publisher: LES MISSIONS CATHOLIQUES
Date: Paris, Monrocq, 1902

 

Oost-Frise, ou Le Comté d'Embden . . .

Fine map of East Friesland with a decorative cartouche and small scale of miles.Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), was a French cartographer. He joined the Sanson heirs a...

Estimate: $360 - $450
$450 / ≈ €391

Publisher: JAILLOT, H. / MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1692

 

Hamburgum.

Engraved bird's-eye town-plan of Hamburg, two keys below. Frederick de Wit published after 1694 a town book of European and Asian cities (Theatrum Praecipuarum Totius Eur...

Estimate: $700 - $800
$800 / ≈ €695

Publisher: DE WIT, F
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1694

 

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

 

The Traveller's Guide. A Map Of The Roads, Canals And Steam Boat Routes Of The United States ... Designed for the use of Travellers, By H.S. Tanner.

Rare first edition of Tanner's travel map in pocket map form, in it original red leather covers, with the map and no text, as issued. Ristow says the first edition was 18...

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

Publisher: TANNER, H.S.
Date: Philadelphia, 1825

 

Xantung, sinarum imperii provincia quatra.

A map of the northern province ‘Xantung’ of China after the Jesuit Martino Martini.Shows the Great Wall and is centered on the Bohai Sea, and the Shandong and Liaonin...

Estimate: $1800 - $2200
$2200 / ≈ €1912

Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca 1660

 

Paris.

A spectacular panoramic view of Paris, with legends numbered from 1-70 in French. With the title in a banderol.After a design by Friedrich Bernhard Werner (1690-1776) who...

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

Publisher: WOLFF, J.
Date: Augsburg, ca. 1740

 

Tabula Russiae ex autographo, quod delineandum curavit Foedor filius Tzaris Boris desums... - Domino regionum Iueriae Kartalinie et Groefiniae Tzari etc: dedicata ab Heselo Gerardo M.DC.XIIII

A re-issue, by Willem Blaeu, of Hessel Gerritsz' rare and influential map of Russia. Dutch text on verso, extending west to east from Emden to Aspachan and north to south...

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

Publisher: BLAEU, W.
Date: Amsterdam, 1635

 

ATLAS RUSSICUS mappa una generali et undeviginti specialibus vastissimum Imperium Russicum cum adiacentibus regionibus [repeated in French].

After an unnumbered general map of Russia there are 13 numbered maps that cover European Russia (scale 1, 1.527.000). The other (last) 6 maps cover Asian Russia (Siberia,...

Estimate: $35000 - $40000
$40000 / ≈ €34769

Publisher: Akademie von Wissenschaften
Date: St Peterburg, Akademie von Wissenschaften. 1745

 

Imperii Russici et Tartariae Universae tabula novissima.

Decorative and rare map covering Russia, Tibet, China, Tartary, Korea, Taiwan and Japan prepared by J. M. Hasius. The sea between Japan and Korea is mentioned Mare Orient...

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

Publisher: BROEDELET, J.
Date: Utrecht, 1743

 

De Haven en Straat von Gibraltar, Niewlyks getekend, en in`t licht gebracht door Johannes Covens en Cornelis Mortier tot Amsterdam.

Decorative map showing the siege of Gibraltar during the Spanish war of succession. This highly interesting map is richly ornated with three additional inset maps and vie...

Estimate: $900 - $1000
$1000 / ≈ €869

Publisher: COVENS, J./ MORTIER, C.
Date: Amsterdam, 1710

 

.Tabula III Asiae. [Caucass and Armenia.]

Ptolemaic map of the region south of the Caucasus Mountains and between the Caspian Sea as far south as the headwaters of the Tigris River in the south and the Black Sea,...

Estimate: $1400 - $1800
$1800 / ≈ €1565

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

.Taprobana Ins. Tabula XII Asiae. [Sri Lanka.]

Ptolemy's mythical island of Taprobana originally became associated with Sri Lanka although it was sometimes confused with Sumatra. Taprobana, as it was called on most ea...

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

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C.
Date: Lyons, M. Servetus, 1535

 

La mer Mediterranee divisee en ses principales parties ou mers. . .

Very large map centered on the Mediterranean. With a sub title along upper margin "La Mer Mediterranée divisée en Mer de Levant et de Ponant Subdivisées en Leurs ...

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

Publisher: SANSON, N. / JAILLOT, A.H. / MORTIER, P.
Date: Amsterdam, c.1705

 

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

 

Nouvelle carte du Roiaume D'Alger divisée en toutes ses provinces, avec une partie due cotes D'Espagne . . .

Rare and detailed map of the coast of Algeria. Large inset map of the Bay of Alger (El-Jazir). Shows a coastline of Spain around Alicante. Two compass roses in the Medite...

Estimate: $600 - $750
$700 / ≈ €608

Publisher: OTTENS, R. / J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 

Carte Très Curieuse De La Mer Du Sud Contenant Des Remarques Nouvelles Et Tres Utiles Non Seulement Sur Les Ports et Isles de Cette Mer .

Based on de Fer's wall map of 1713. One map on 4 sheets, showing America in the middle with Europe on one side and the Pacific with Japan and China on the other. Top shee...

Estimate: $13000 - $15000
$15000 / ≈ €13038

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, 1719