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Five Art déco labels.

5 Lithographed perfume labels laid on original cardboard sheet. A striking example of commercial artworks produced by the artist and graphic designer Robert Pichon and hi...

$75 / ≈ €68

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, between 1925 and 1930

 

Art déco label for Georges Salomon Paris.

Lithographed perfume label "Savon Cold cream N°1531 - Georges Salomon Paris" laid on original cardboard sheet. A striking example of commercial artworks produc...

$75 / ≈ €68

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, between 1925 and 1930

 

Art déco label Biette Savon - Tein de fleur.

Lithographed perfume label " Biette Savon - Tein de fleur" laid on original cardboard sheet. A striking example of commercial artworks produced by the artist an...

$75 / ≈ €68

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, between 1925 and 1930

 

Art déco label for Parfum Mary France.

Lithographed perfume label "Parfum Mary France" laid on original cardboard sheet. A striking example of commercial artworks produced by the artist and graphic d...

$75 / ≈ €68

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, between 1925 and 1930

 

Art déco label for de Neuville, Paris.

Lithographed perfume label " Savon extra fin au jasmin N°1727 " laid on original cardboard sheet. A striking example of commercial artworks produced by the art...

$75 / ≈ €68

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, between 1925 and 1930

 

Art déco label Paul Tranoy, Paris.

Lithographed perfume label " Lilia Savon extra fin soap - Œillet (carnation) Paul Tranoy Paris N°725 " laid on original cardboard sheet. A striking example of...

$75 / ≈ €68

Publisher: PICHON, Robert (Workshop).
Date: Paris, between 1925 and 1930

 

Protect the globe!, 1989.

USSR propaganda poster, with the slogan "protect de globe". A child holding a globe with flowers and birds.

$100 / ≈ €91

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Russia, 1989

 

Océanie.

A very decorative 19th century map of the Pacific Ocean, with hand colored lines indicating the extent of Polynesia, Mirconesia, Melanesia, and Malaysia (or Southeast Asi...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, 1850

 

A.D. 1100. Period of the first crusade.

Plate from An historical atlas: in a series of maps of the world as known at different periods constructed upon an uniform scale and colored according to the political ch...

$150 / ≈ €137

Publisher: QUIN, E.
Date: London, 1830

 

ADSEC in Action from Thames to Rhine.

A pictorial map showing the allied movement from London on 14 March 1944 thru the conquest of Germany. Showing the track from London along Bristol, crossing the British C...

$175 / ≈ €159

Publisher: ADSEC Engineers Section
Date: London, 1945

 

Océanie.

A very decorative 19th century map of the Pacific Ocean, with hand colored lines indicating the extent of Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, and Malaysia (or Southeast Asi...

$180 / ≈ €164

Publisher: LEVASSEUR, V.
Date: Paris, 1850

 

Par Brevets. / Eau admirable de Cologne, de A. Farina, ancien Distillateur de Cologne, breveté, Place Juliers, N°11.

Advertising Broadsheet promoting the toilet water "Eau de Cologne". Ornated with the royal coat of arms of France and 2 two-headed eagles. With the printed sign...

$180 / ≈ €164

Publisher: FARIBA, A.
Date: After 1810

 

Par permission sur l'aprobation des médecins du roi...la véritable Boule de Mars...

Printed broadsheet promoting the "Boule de Mars" (March Ball) produced and sold by Renault in Nancy and Paris. Ornated with the royal coat of arms of France. Pr...

$200 / ≈ €182

Publisher: Advertising placard for the
Date: Paris, ca.. 1780

 

Marshall Hjälpen.

Marshall Plan poster made by Gusta Aberg, showing barbed wire cut by pliers with slogan on pliers: Marshall Hjälpen This is one of the 25 finalists in the 1950 “Intra-...

$230 / ≈ €210

Publisher: ABERG, G.
Date: Kühn & Zoon Rotterdam, 1950

 

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 &...

$250 / ≈ €228

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Vue de la Rivière d'Endeavour sur la Côte de la Nouvelle Hollande ou le Vaisseau fut mis à la bande. [Tome IV Pl. 1ère.]

The first known landscape drawing of the east coast of Australia. A View of the Endeavour River, on the coast of New Holland, where the ship was laid on shore, in order t...

$280 / ≈ €255

Publisher: COOK, Captain James.
Date: Paris, 1773

 

North and South America At-A-Glance.

A clever device for demonstrating the statistics of each country, the Area, Population, Population per Sq. Mile, Highest Elevation, Principal River, Currency, Capital, Fo...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: THE INTERNATIONAL AT-A-GLANCE CHART CO.
Date: New York & London: International At-A-Glance Chart Co. 1931

 

United States At-A-Glance.

A clever device for demonstrating the statistics of each state, the Area, Population, Highest Elevation, Principal River, Capital, railroad Mileage, Date Entered Union, P...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: THE INTERNATIONAL AT-A-GLANCE CHART CO.
Date: New York & London: International At-A-Glance Chart Co. 1931

 

Asie.

Manuscript map made by miss Marie Demeule, dated Elbeuf 1879. Elbeuf is a town within the Upper Normandy region in France.In the 19th century many students, and quite oft...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: DEMEULE, M.
Date: France, Elbeuf, 1879

 

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...

$300 / ≈ €273

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

 

The town & harbour of Sevastopol with the batteries & approaches. . .

Rare colored linen backed map showing the harbour and town of Sevastopol, with soundings. In upper left corner a inset map (65x150mm) of the Black Sea. In bottom part a l...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: WYLD, J.
Date: London, March 27th, 1854

 

Province de Pologne contenant 22 Col. une M.on Prof 5 Pen. 2 Nov. 6 Rés. 30 Maisons 1050 Jésuites.

Rare map of Poland from "Atlas Universel indiquant les établissemens des Jésuites: avec la manière dont ils divisent la terre, suivi desévénemens remarquables d...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: DENIS, L.
Date: Paris, Ambroise Dupont , 1826

 

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 / ≈ €273

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Antwerp, c.1650

 

Vue et description des principales villes de l'Armenie et de la Georgie avec les habillements des femmes du pays, et ceux des prêtres et religieux armeniens. . .Tom: V N° 11 Pag: 28

View and description of the principal Armenian and Georgian cities with illustrations of Armenian women's garments as well as priests' and monks' clothing. The views are ...

$300 / ≈ €273

Publisher: CHATELAIN, H.
Date: Amsterdam, ca 1720

 

A-Na-Cam-E-Gish-Ca. A Chippeway Chief.

Half-length portrait of Anacamegishca, bare-chested, wearing a blanket and a peace medal. A-Na-Cam-E-Gish-Ca (1785-1862) - was a Chippeway Indian Chief. The Chippewa is o...

$350 / ≈ €319

Publisher: MCKENNEY, T & HALL, J.
Date: Philadelphia, 1837

 

Astéries.

Decorative engraving of star fishes, by Macret and Leleu. Marie Jules César Lelorgne de Savigny (April 5, 1777 - October 5, 1851) was a French zoologist. In 1798 he trav...

$400 / ≈ €364

Publisher: LELORGNE DE SAVIGNY, M,J.C.
Date: Paris, 1822

 

Les honneurs du Panthéon . . . . (Plate 433 from La Caricature.)

On the front wall is written: "To the great men and women, our country is grateful". This lithograph shows people hanging in front of the Panthéon, and may be ...

$400 / ≈ €364

Publisher: DAUMIER, H.
Date: Paris, October 23, 1834

 

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...

$400 / ≈ €364

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...

$400 / ≈ €364

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...

$400 / ≈ €364

Publisher: STUMPF, J.
Date: Zurich, Christoffel Froschover, 1548,1552-1566

 

Plan van de Batailje der Hollandse en Franse Armée voorgevallen tussen Merijsebroek Wilmerdonk en Orderen op den 30. Junij onder commando van de Heer Generaal Obdam.

A broadside or occasionally broadsheet is a large sheet of paper printed on one side only and typically used as a poster to announce some event, proclamation or other mat...

$450 / ≈ €410

Publisher: HUSSON, P.
Date: The Hague, 1703

 

Military map of the countries between Odessa & Perekop with the stations of the Russian forces.

Rare colored linen backed map showing Russian troop positions and Odessa Batteries. On the inside of the cover a list of "Wyld's list of recent publications : seat o...

$450 / ≈ €410

Publisher: WYLD, J.
Date: London, ca. 1855

 

Kunst is allemaal flauwe kul.

Joop Schafthuizen is a Dutch artist known for his prints. He inspired some of the books written by his partner, the famous writer Gerard Reve. "Kunst is allemaal fla...

$450 / ≈ €410

Publisher: SCHAFTHUIZEN, J. / REVE G.
Date: Rotterdam, 1976

 

Niche in the form of a cartouche.

A lavishly decorated etching by the famous brothers Joannes and Lucas van Doetecum, after Cornelis II de vriendt or better known as Cornelis FLORIS (1514 - 1572 or 1575)....

$500 / ≈ €456

Publisher: VAN DOETECUM, J. & L.
Date: Antwerp, 1556

 

Carte des Iles Hawaii.

A lovely small map of the complete chain of Pacific islands known today as the Hawaiian islands, from Dumont d'Urville's atlas "Voyage pittoresque autour du Monde.&q...

$500 / ≈ €456

Publisher: DUMONT D'URVILLE, Jules.
Date: Paris, 1834

 

(Mer Noire ou Maieure, Pont Euxin.)

Very rare and detailed map of the Black Sea area prepared by Placide de Sainte-Hélène (1648-1734). and engraved by Claude-Auguste Berey (1651-1732).The map is of partic...

$500 / ≈ €456

Publisher: PLACIDE, P. / BEREY, C-A.
Date: Paris, 1703

 

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 / ≈ €456

Publisher: ACKERMANN, R.
Date: London, ca. 1814

 

Christophorus Columus Ligur Indiarum Prim invet A°1492

Very decorative portrait of Christopher Columbus (c. 31 October 1451 – 20 May 1506), engraved by Theodor de Bry (1528-1593) and published in Jean Jacques Boissard, &quo...

$500 / ≈ €456

Publisher: DE BRY, Th.
Date: Frankfurt a.M. 1597 - 1599

 

Prosperity - The Fruit of Cooperation.

NATO poster for European Cooperation by Brian E. Dear. On the poster the slogan "Prosperity the fruit of cooperation". The poster is showing a hand holding an a...

$500 / ≈ €456

Publisher: DEAR, B.
Date: Kühn & Zoon Rotterdam, 1950

 

Reis-kaart van het Britsche gezantschap van Hang-choe-foe naar Quang-choe-foe of Kanton in China.

Uncommon map of eastern part of China, showing a journey of the English Embassy from Hangzhou (south of Shanghai) to Guangzhou (Canton). The maps is giving a wealth of in...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Netherlands, c.1800

 

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...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: MERCATOR, G. / HONDIUS, J.
Date: Amsterdam, 1628

 

Cajanie, ou Bothnie Orientale Tirée de celles d'Andr Burae et de Isaac Massa. . .

Map of the Northern part of Gulf of Bothnia, today's border area between Sweden and Finland. The map derive from the work of the Swedish cartographer Andreas Bureus and I...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: SANSON, N.
Date: Paris, P.Mariette, 1666

 

Jerusalem.

Engraved by Bastiaan Stoopendaal from Juan Bautista Villapando's imaginary town-plan of Jerusalem. This bird's-eye view is surrounded by 12 scenes, views and portraits of...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: STOOPENDAAL, B.
Date: Amsterdam, 1682

 

Planisphere des fuseaux horaires.

Poster showing the different time zones.

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 

Oursins.

Decorative plate of a sea urchin, engraved by Boquet. Marie Jules César Lelorgne de Savigny (April 5, 1777 - October 5, 1851) was a French zoologist. In 1798 he traveled...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: LELORGNE DE SAVIGNY, M.J.C.
Date: Paris, 1822

 

Marcomania hoggidi Merchesato de Moravia. . .

Although Komensky's map of Moravia was already known in his time, Coronelli used the obsolete map by Fabricius, with a lot of locations added by the publisher's unchained...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: CORONELLI, V.M.
Date: Venice, 1696

 

Driving chart of Hartford and vicinity : 15 miles around.

Road map by Albert A. Hyde & Co. of Hartford and vicinity, with the Connecticut River in the center. Published by Albert A. Hyde & Co., in New York and lithograph...

$600 / ≈ €547

Publisher: HYDE & Co, A. A.
Date: New York / Philadelphia, 1884

 

Isola Di Ceylan. (Manuscript map of Sri Lanka)

Manuscript map of Sri Lanka (Ceylon). Inland filled with a good number of place names, mountains.

$650 / ≈ €592

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Italy, ca. 1750

 

内務省地理局 (Administratif atlas of the Empire of Japan.)

Atlas of Japan published by the Home Ministry shortly after the start of Meiji period. The atlas contains 16 double page maps, with the border in original out line colors...

$650 / ≈ €592

Publisher: Home Ministry (内務省, Naimu-shō)
Date: Tokyo, Meiji 14 or 1881

 

CANTON Kong-Teheou.

Very detailed (1:1.000.000) map centered on Macao and Victoria Island, showing soundings, English, Australian, Danish telegraph lines reaching Hong Kong and extended to M...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: SERVICE GEOGRAPHIQUE DE L\'ARMEE.
Date: Paris, 1898 updated for june 1904

 

Gustaaf Willem Baron van Imhoff.

Decorative portrait of Gustaaf Willem Baron van Imhoff, who was Governor for the V.O.C. (Dutch East Indian Company) in Indonesia.

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: TANJÉ, P.
Date: Amsterdam, 1745

 

Les vallées du Piemont. Habitees par les Vaudois ou Berbets. . .

Detailed map of Piedmont region covering French and Italian territories. Surrounded by a French text description "Description des vallées du Piemont qu'habitent par...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: NOLIN, J-B.
Date: Paris, 1690

 

Carte d'Afrique Dressée pour l'instruction par Guillaume DeLisle. . .

The map is a rare re-issue of the Delisle map of 1722. In his first map of the continent in 1700, Delisle re-measured the Mediterranean, being the first to establish its ...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: DELISLE, G . / BUACHE, Ph. / DEZAUCHE, J.
Date: Paris, J.Dezauche, 1819

 

Leaf on vellum from an Italian manuscript Book of Hours.

A leaf from an Italian Book of Hours, written on vellum in the neighborhood of Ferrara, around 1480.The decorations of this leaf are extraordinary : the bouquet of flower...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Date: Italy, Ferrara, ca.1480

 

Jeu Royal de la vie d'Henri IV.

Large sheet with an animated game of goose of 63 numbered squares, spiral, counter clockwise, centripetal focused on the French king Henri IV.André Basset offers a life ...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: BASSET, P.A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1816-1820

 

Hommards.

Decorative engraving of a lobster, by Tresca. Marie Jules César Lelorgne de Savigny (April 5, 1777 - October 5, 1851) was a French zoologist. In 1798 he traveled to Egyp...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: LELORGNE DE SAVIGNY, M,J.C.
Date: Paris, 1822

 

Posesiones de America : Isla de Cuba. . .

Wall size map of land areas showing all of Cuba, part of Florida Keys plus San Adios and Salvador Grande in the Bahamas.Minute topographical, political, and hydrographic ...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: MADOZ, P. / COELLO, F.
Date: Madrid, 1853

 

Map of Louisiana from D'Anville's Atlas.

This map presents a highly detailed treatment of the region from Cabo Del Norte to the Apalachiola River, centered on the mouth of the Mississippi and extending inland to...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: BOWEN, Th.
Date: London, 1788

 

[West Central London from Booth's Poverty Map of London]

A map of West Central London, one section (of twenty) of an extended version of the incredibly influential Poverty Map, originally published in Charles Booth's 'Life and ...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: BOOTH, Charles.
Date: London, 1900

 

San Diego Bay. (Chart 5107)

Nautical chart of San Diego Bay of 1945. Printed in black, yellow and purple the "Seaward limit defensive sea area". The water area within the indicated limits ...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: U.S. COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY
Date: Washington, 1945

 

(Art déco gouache)

Outstanding "art deco" gouache (unsigned) from the workshop of "Robert Pichon. Ateliers de Dessin et Lithographie – 10, rue Rochechouart – Paris. The g...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: PICHON, R. (Workshop).
Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 

(Art-déco gouache)

Outstanding "art deco" gouache (unsigned) from the workshop of "Robert Pichon. Ateliers de Dessin et Lithographie – 10, rue Rochechouart – Paris. The g...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: PICHON, R. (Workshop).
Date: Paris, ca. 1930

 

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...

$750 / ≈ €683

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

 

Trop d'Appetit par A. Le Petit.

Dated in lower right dated "Le 9 juin 1875". The drawing is representing an alligator's jaw wearing a Prussian helmet, and about to chew a globe. Alfred Le Peti...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: LE PETIT, A.
Date: Paris, 1875

 

Au quartier Latin.

This image also appears on the Christmas cover of the magazine in 1900. This is the version before the magazine boilerplate was added, but "this black-and-white vers...

$750 / ≈ €683

Publisher: MUCHA, A.
Date: Paris, ca. 1899

 

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...

$800 / ≈ €729

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

 

20 small lithographed views of Washington DC and Georgetown.

20 small lithographed town-views of Washington DC and Georgetown, cut out from a larger sheet. Showing the East Front of the Capitol, Treasury, Smithsonian Institute, Pre...

$800 / ≈ €729

Publisher: WEBER, E.
Date: Casimir Bohn, Washington, D.C.: 1849

 

Insularum Moluccarum Nova description.

Exquisite map of the famous Spice Islands based on the islands described by Jan Huyghen van Linschoten. This map was the first large scale map of the region and depicts t...

$800 / ≈ €729

Publisher: SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.
Date: Amsterdam, 1730

 

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...

$850 / ≈ €774

Publisher: STRADANUS, Johannes / COLLAERT, Jan (II).
Date: Antwerp, Philips Galle, c. 1590

 

Belgica Foederata. . .

Decorated with a cartouche showing the coats of arms of Zeeland, Holland, Utrecht, Friesland, Groningen and Overijssel. T.C. Lotter married M. Seutter's daughter in 1740 ...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: LOTTER, T. C.
Date: Augsburg, ca.1760

 

Carte des Colonies établies dans la partie Sud-Ouest de la Russie.

Finely and crisply engraved map centered on Crimea, showing the Black Sea and its hinterland.Noteworthy topographical detail is shown with a color key to the settlements ...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: MALTE BRUN.
Date: Paris, c.1860

 

Isola di Madagascar o di S. Lorenzo Scoperta dà Portoghesi nell anno 1506. . .

Decorative and highly detailed map of Madagascar, including 2 decorative cartouches and other embellishments.The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), was a Francisc...

$900 / ≈ €820

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

 

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...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: TAVERNIER, M.
Date: Paris, 1627

 

La Pologne Dressée sur ce qu'en ot donné Starovolsk, Beauplan, Hartnoch. . .

Large map of Poland, Lithuania, Belarus and part of Ukraine. The map is filled with detail and decorated with a title cartouche flanked by mythological figures.According ...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: L'ISLE, G. de. / BUACHE, Ph.
Date: Paris, 1773 - 1780

 

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...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: VISSCHER, C.J.
Date: Amsterdam, ca. 1624

 

Outposts of Empire. Central Australia.

A large colored lithograph by John Vickery (1906-1983), he was an Australian artist. He worked in the fields of painting, illustration and advertising. He is the only Aus...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: VICKERY, John.
Date: London, ca 1937

 

La Lune à un Mètre [Mini poster for Paris Exposition Universelle)

Original lithograph poster for "Paris Exposition Universelle" held between April and November, 1900, which received 50 million visitors. In 1899, director Geor...

$900 / ≈ €820

Publisher: TRUCHET, A.
Date: Paris, c.1900

 

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...

$950 / ≈ €866

Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Date: Cologne, 1585

 

Horizon ring for globe.

Printed horizon ring for a 28cm diameter German globe. The ring is divided in quarters, and engraved two by two on one copper plate. The size of the paper is 44 x 33cm. T...

$950 / ≈ €866

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Germany, 1720

 

Kantong [The Dutch Folly Fort off Canton]

Charming 18th water color on paper depicting The Dutch "Folly Fort" off Canton. Probably made by a western artist visiting China.Forts were built in several pla...

$1000 / ≈ €911

Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Date: Canton?, c.1750