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Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A more than 600 years old antiphonary leaf, written in Besançon, in 1370. Musical notation on 4 bars, the staves are in red and the notes in black: numerous pen-flourish...

€1.200 / $1.420,80

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Besançon, 1370

A manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours.

RECTO: One 2-line and eight 1-line initials in liquid gold on coloured grounds and five line-fillers. Colourful panel border in he right margin of acanthus leaves and flo...

€500 / $592,00

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Paris, ca. 1445

Leaf on vellum from a small manuscript Book of Hours.

Small vellum leaf with 14 Lines of text in Latin. RECTO: 14 Lines of text in Latin and four 1-line initials in blue on coloured grounds with line fillers in same.VERSO : ...

€50 / $59,20

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: France, ca.1470

Manuscript leaf from a Book of Hours on vellum.

RECTO: with two 2-line capitals on red ground in blue, white and liquid gold. Beautifully illuminated with border panels cover three sides with floral designs of acanthus...

€1.000 / $1.184,00

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: France, c. 1475

Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.

A very fine antiphonary leaf, written in Latin, probably Rome. RECTO: The staves are in red and the notes in black.VERSO: The staves are in red and the notes in black. A ...

€500 / $592,00

Publisher: ANTIPHONARIUM
Place / Date: Italy, 1480

Quaestiones quodlibetales. Edited by Thomas Penketh. [bound with] Quaestiones in quattuor libros Sententiarum Petri Lombardi.

INCUNABULA : Second edition of the first work and third edition of the second, both printed in the same year by Koberger and frequently bound together. On extraordinarily...

€4.000 / $4.735,98

Publisher: DUNS SCOTUS, JOHANNES.
Place / Date: Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 1481

Quarta Etas Mundi. Folium. LIX

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions Noble men and scientists. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published th...

€40 / $47,36

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Quarta Etas Mundi. Folium.LX

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Noble men and scientists. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published ...

€40 / $47,36

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Tercia Etas Mundi. Foliu. XXVIII (with a view of the city of Lacedaemon or Sparta)

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists, including Atlas. RECTO : In the first panel, at the left, are some of t...

€80 / $94,72

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Quinta Etas Mundi. Folium. XCIII.

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Caius Julius Caesar, Octavian (Octavianus) Augustus and Mark Antony (Marcus Antonius). VERSO : A wonderful woodcut...

€80 / $94,72

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

[Constantinopolis. . . Sexta etas mudi CCXLIX ].

One of the first wood block printed views of Istanbul (233 x 227mm.) .Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year tha...

€300 / $355,20

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 1493

[Text page with imaginary view of Bohemia]. CCLXXXIIII

On recto an imaginary view of the region Bohemiaz ( Czech Republic) with rivers and towns (230x225mm.). Page from the richest illustrated Incunabula, the famous: Nurembe...

€150 / $177,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

[Text page with imaginary towns in Westphalia and Hesse. CCLXXXIIII ].

On recto an imaginary view of towns in Westphalia (230x225mm.). Verso of towns in the province Hesse.Page from the richest illustrated Incunabula, the famous: Nuremberg ...

€100 / $118,40

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Sexta Etas Mundi. Folium. CXXXII

Latin text page with woodcuts on recto and verso of Saints, Kings, and Queens. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the...

€25 / $29,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Sexta Etas Mundi. Folium. CCXXVII

Latin text page with woodcuts on recto and verso of Saints, Kings, and Queens. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the...

€25 / $29,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

[Text page Sexta etas mudi CCLVI].

On the recto (facing page) of this page (fol. CCLVI/256), we see a Latin text in letterpress with a woodcut illustration of a male pilgrim or monk carrying a staff and fi...

€25 / $29,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

[Text page Sexta etas mundi CXCIII].

Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe after discovering America.The woodblock ...

€25 / $29,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Quinta Etas Mudi. Foliu LXXXII.

Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the year that Columbus returned to Europe after discovering America. In May of 149...

€25 / $29,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Tercia Etas Mundi. Folium. XXXVII

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chro...

€50 / $59,20

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Tercia Etas Mundi. Foliu XXV

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists. RECTO : The series to the left is devoted to three mythological gods of...

€50 / $59,20

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Quarta Etas Mudi. Foliu. XLIX

The Latin text page is illustrated with depictions of Kings, Noble men and women and scientists. VERSO : an impressive engraving of the genealogy of Henry II. Page from t...

€50 / $59,20

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Sexta Etas Mundi. CXCVI.

Latin text page with woodcuts on recto and verso of Saints, Kings, and Queens. Page from the richest illustrated Incunable, the famous: Nuremberg Chronicle, published the...

€50 / $59,20

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Tercia Etas Mundi. Foliu XXIII. [Damascus and Trier)

The Latin text page is illustrated with a depictions of Damascus, some have suggested it could represent London (192 x 223mm.) and on recto a view of the German town Trie...

€180 / $213,12

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Babilonias. [Babylon] - Tercia Etas Mundi. Folium. XXIIII

The Latin text page is illustrated with on recto a very fine presentation of the city of Babylon (Dim. H : 140 mm W : 223 mm) and Jupiter. RECTO : Including a portrait of...

€150 / $177,60

Publisher: SCHEDEL, H.
Place / Date: Nuremberg, 12 July 1493

Strabonis illustrissimi scriptoris Geographia decem et septem libros continens.

First edition published in Paris in the sixteenth century and the first with the preface by Thibaud Pigenat. Translation from Greek into Latin by Gregorio Tifernate and...

€3.000 / $3.551,99

Publisher: STRABO.
Place / Date: Paris, Hémon Le Fèvre, 1512

Quinta Asie Tabvla.

Wood block map of Persia from Martin Waldseemüller's 1513 edition of Ptolemy, who was a landmark work that contributed to major advances in both Renaissance geography an...

€3.000 / $3.551,99

Publisher: PTOLEMY, C. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.
Place / Date: Strasbourg, J. Schott, 1513

Leaf on vellum from a manuscript Book of Hours.

RECTO: One 2-lines initial decorated with flower in liquid gold on coloured grounds and six 1-line initials in liquid gold on coloured grounds and five line-fillers in sa...

€100 / $118,40

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS.
Place / Date: France, c. 1520

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

21 lines of printed text, surrounded by Renaissance borders decorated with flowers and little miniatures with figures on both sides.From the press of the leading Parisian...

€50 / $59,20

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Paris, Germain Hardouyn, c. 1520-1540

Leaf on vellum from a printed Book of Hours.

21 lines of printed text, surrounded by renaissance borders decorated with Saint Sebastian, a half naked woman, flowers and religious scenes.From the press of the leading...

€20 / $23,68

Publisher: BOOK OF HOURS
Place / Date: Paris, Germain Hardouyn, c.1520-1540

Tabula Asiae V. (Persia)

The first edition of Munster's map between the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea, extending from Armenia and Mesopotamia eastward, based upon Claudius Ptolemy which appear...

€150 / $177,60

Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Place / Date: Basel, Heinrich Petri, 1545

[Moscovia].

Wood cut map of Russia centered on Moscow and including the Ukraine and published in Münster's "Cosmography", this is from the German text edition from 1550 a...

€60 / $71,04

Publisher: MÜNSTER,S.
Place / Date: Basle, ca. 1550

[West Africa]

Second block. West Africa, from the Tropic of Cancer south to St Thomas. The interior is filled with lions, elephants, monkeys and camels, with a fenced native village. O...

€500 / $592,00

Publisher: RAMUSIO, G. B.
Place / Date: Venice, 1563

[Tartaria].

One text page with a woodcut map of Tartary. On verso, a woodcut of a horse and a figure holding a wipe, from Münster's Cosmographia Universalis.The Cosmographia by Seb...

€40 / $47,36

Publisher: MÜNSTER,S.
Place / Date: Basle, ca. 1564

Descritione dell Austria, et Ongheria, Transsilvania. . .

Rare war map showing Austria, Hungaria, Croatia, Slovakia, Venice, etc., being the battlefield of Christian Imperial vs. Islamic Ottoman forces from Vienna / Venice to Bu...

€800 / $947,20

Publisher: FORLANI, P. / BALLINO, G.
Place / Date: Venice, Zaltieri, (1567) 1568

Orleans assiegé au mois de Janvier. 1563.

Rare copper engraved view of the siege of Orleans in January 1563, engraved by Jean Jacques Perrissin, (1536 - before 1611).Print from the suite "The Wars, Massacre...

€40 / $47,36

Publisher: PERRISSIN, J.J.
Place / Date: Geneva, ca. 1570

Damascus, urbs.

Early view of Damascus, a bird's eye view from the greatest publication in this genre ! The Civitates was compiled and written by George Braun, Canon of Cologne Cathedra...

€400 / $473,60

Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne, 1572

Calechut / Ormus / Canonor.

Four panoramic town-view on one sheet: the upper approximately two-thirds of this double page sheet contains a fine panoramic view of Calicut which is on the west coast o...

€400 / $473,60

Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne, 1575

Slusa, Teutonicae Flandriae opp. . . (Sluis)

Bird'eye view of the town of Sluis.From the greatest publication in this genre!. The Civitates was compiled and written by George Braun, Canon of Cologne Cathedral. Braun...

€130 / $153,92

Publisher: BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne, 1580

Constantinopel des Griechischen Keijserthumbs Hauptstatt im Lande Thracia am Meere gelegen.

Detailed town view of the Golden Horn of Constantinople. The city plan depicts the markets, homes, palaces and churches, including the famous Hagia Sophia, shown prior to...

€400 / $473,60

Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Place / Date: Basle, 1550-1580

Tingis, Lusitanis, Tangiara. / Tzaffin. / Septa. / Arzilla/ Sala.

Views of the five northern and western African coastal town-view on one sheet: Latin text.From the greatest publication in this genre!. The Civitates was compiled and wri...

€150 / $177,60

Publisher: BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F.
Place / Date: Cologne, 1580