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Colossus Monarchic. Statua Danielis

Fantastic double page allegorical map of a colossus figure representing the great world empires as Daniel interpreted in Nebuchadnezzar's dream. The warrior stands stolid...

$2000 / ≈ €2000
Publisher: BAECK, E.
Date: Augsbourg, 1730

 

L'Homme A La Boule.

Satirical print in which Count Otto von Bismarck balances on the world with one spurred foot entering France, and wearing only his underpants which are marked with the Ge...

$100 / ≈ €100
Publisher: DRANER.
Date: Paris, 1870-1871

 

[Title page] Isolario.

Fine title page from Isolario Dell''''Atlante Vento..More about Coronelli. [+]

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: CORONELLI,V.M.
Date: Venice, 1691

 

Abrahamus Ortelius Antuerpianus cosmographus natus a. MDXXVII

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...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Antwerp, c.1650

 

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...

$450 / ≈ €450
Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Antwerp, c.1595

 

Christophorus Columbus Liguriensis Indiarum Primus Inventor Anno MCCCCXCII.

Portrait of Christopher Columbus (c. 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506), explorer, colonizer, and navigator, born in the Republic of Genoa, in north-western Italy. Under th...

$200 / ≈ €200
Publisher: PASSE, C.
Date: Antwerp, c.1700

 

[Planisphère] - Crédit Lyonnais - Fondé en 1863. Afrique du Nord à Union Française.

Original pictorial lithographed advertising poster showing western part of Africa. Published by the French bank Crédit Lyonnais.Design by Lucien Boucher who is a famous ...

$900 / ≈ €900
Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Date: Paris, 1950

 

Philippines Islands.

Pictorial map of Philippines Islands, from the famous illustrator, Ruth Taylor White and published in "Our USA: A Gay Geography".Ruth Taylor White was among the...

$300 / ≈ €300
Publisher: WHITE, R. T.
Date: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1935

 

Napoleon.

Satirical broadside hand colored allegorical profile of Napoleon published by Ackermann, London. The letter press text underneath ends with the following explanation : &q...

$500 / ≈ €500
Publisher: ACKERMANN, R.
Date: London, ca. 1814

 

Asia secunda pars in forma Pegasi.

UNRECORDED PLATE or STATE. Asia depicted as the flying horse Pegasus. Below the depiction 3 lines of engraved Latin text. Double page copper engraved map from Heinrich B...

$5000 / ≈ €5000
Publisher: BÜNTING, H.
Date: Brunswick, ca. 1635