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BIBLE,  Leaf on vellum from a 13th century manuscript Bible, antique map, old maps BIBLE - Leaf on vellum from a 13th century manuscript Bible
France, ca.1250, In original colours.. 170x120mm. Very fine to mint condition. The text is in two columns, 41 lines, with 2 initials. The writing is very regular and the decorations in red and blue are pleasing to the eye!
Manuscript Bible leaf on vellum, more than 700 years old!! Probably from Paris. Including Samuel 17 : 23 to Samuel 19 :1.
The Bible has, of course, always been the center of Christianity from the beginning: but as a book it was always in parts : to be read at certain times. The priests and mon...
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Estimate
(350 - $ 500)

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Sold for $ 435
Condition:
Condition Rating: 1
BOOK OF HOURS,  Leaf from a Flemish Book of Hours on vellum., antique map, old maps BOOK OF HOURS - Leaf from a Flemish Book of Hours on vellum.
Flanders ca 1460, In original colours.. 176x115mm. On vellum, written in black ink, in an accomplished gothic book hand. In very bright colouring, clean vellum and original edges. Size of sheet 176x115mm.
RECTO: A large colourful painted illuminated initial "D"eus ( 40mm x 35 mm) of the crucifixion, painted in bright colours, heightened with burnished gold around miniature and text.
In the style of Willem Vrelant of Utrecht or his workshop, but working in Flanders, most of his life. 3-sided ill...
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Estimate
(1,200 - $ 1,650)

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Sold for $ 1,100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
BOOK OF HOURS,  Leaf from a French, probably Breton, Book of Hours, written on vellum, with arch topped miniature showing the Flight of the Holy family into Egypt., antique map, old maps BOOK OF HOURS - Leaf from a French, probably Breton, Book of Hours, written on vellum, with arch topped miniature showing the Flight of the Holy family into Egypt.
France (propably Brittany) ca 1480, In original colours.. 196x140mm. On vellum, written in black ink, in an accomplished gothic book hand. Generally good, very slight smudging to miniature. Size of sheet 196x140mm.
Leaf from a French, probably Breton, book of hours, written on vellum in an accomplished book hand.
RECTO: 3 lines of text , one 3-line capital, three 1-line capital and 4 line fillers, all-in burnished gold and colours.
An archtopped miniature showing the Flight of the Holy family into Egyp...
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Estimate
(1,200 - $ 1,500)

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Sold for $ 1,000
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Condition Rating: 3
ORTELIUS, A., Regni Neapolitani Verissima secundum antiquorum et recentiorum traditionem descriptio, Pyrrho Ligorio Auct., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Regni Neapolitani Verissima secundum antiquorum et recentiorum traditionem descriptio, Pyrrho Ligorio Auct.
Antwerp, 1570, Uncoloured. 415x515mm. Excellent condition, full sheet with ample margins, on laid paper with watermark of two crossed arrows, centre fold as published. Two small wormholes at the margins of both bottom corners.
Very fine map of Southern Italy, including the towns of Ascoli, Piceno, Napoli, Fogia, Bari, Catanzaro and the most northern tip of Sicily with Messina.

Orientation: top is North East. Title is in a flowing banner at bottom as is a fine sailing ship at sea.
The map is based on Pirro ...
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Estimate
(330 - $ 400)

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Sold for $ 265
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F.,  Olissippo quae numc Lisboa. . ., antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. & HOGENBERG, F. - Olissippo quae numc Lisboa. . .
Cologne, ca 1572, In original colouring.. 365x468mm. Some age toning, some creases in the centerfold area. Very good condition.
A beautiful bird's-eye town-view of Lisbon as seen in the 16th century. From the famous CIVITATES ORBIS TERRARUM, the first atlas dedicated to town plans on a global scale.
This highly decorative, sought after work contains the Portuguese royal arms in the upper left corner of the plate...
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Estimate
(900 - $ 1,150)

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Sold for $ 700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F.,  Dresden - Dresa Florentissimum Misniae Opp. Illust: Saxoniae Ducum Sedes [on sheet with] Leibzigk - Lipsia Litterarum Studiis et Mercatura Celebre Misniae Oppidum., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Dresden - Dresa Florentissimum Misniae Opp. Illust: Saxoniae Ducum Sedes [on sheet with] Leibzigk - Lipsia Litterarum Studiis et Mercatura Celebre Misniae Oppidum.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, In original colours.. 330x478mm. Latin text on verso. Some marginal tumbling and some very light toning in center fold and some offsetting due to oxidation. Repair of split center fold and split in lower left part. In very attractive original colouring.
Two very desirable and early town-views of Dresden and Leipzig.
"DRESDEN : In the first half of the 16th century Dresden - here seen at a distance from the direction of Pirna - still appears relatively modest in size. Clearly indicated by the caption on the l...
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Estimate
(360 - $ 450)

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Sold for $ 300
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Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F., Messana, Urbs est Sicilie maxima, situ, opulentia, & tuta navium statione., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Messana, Urbs est Sicilie maxima, situ, opulentia, & tuta navium statione.
Cologne, (1572) 1577, Coloured.. 340x480mm. In very good condition. Latin text on verso. With attractive colouring. Dark impression.
A very desirable and early town-plan of Messina on Sicily, with a numbered key (1-167) in lower part.
"Messina is shown from the east, in a view looking down upon the crescent -shaped natural harbour and the city with its geometric plan. The im...
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Estimate
(550 - $ 675)

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Sold for $ 375
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Condition Rating: 2
WYTVLIET, C. van,  Florida et Apalche., antique map, old maps WYTVLIET, C. van - Florida et Apalche.
Louvain, 1597-1600, Uncoloured.. 230x290mm. In mint condition. Dark impression.
Wyfliet's map is one of the earliest to focus on the Southeast and to name "Florida", showing part of Texas, Mexico, Cuba, the Bahamas and the Gulf of Mexico.
Drawn from the Abraham Ortelius -Gerànimo de Chaves map entitled La Florida, published in 1584. However, here Wytfliet expands the area ...
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Estimate
(2,400 - $ 3,000)

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Sold for $ 2,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H.,  Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 35., antique map, old maps VREDEMAN DE VRIES, J. / HONDIUS, H. - Perspective print by Vredeman de Vries. 35.
The Hague, 1604 - 1605, Uncoloured.. 285x185mm. Very good and dark impression. Marginal discolouration. Paper slightly age-toned. Repair of tear in lower margin. Else good.
Engraving from Perspective, c'est a dire, le tresrenomme art du poinct oculaire d'une veue dedans ou travers regardante, estant sur une muraille unie, sur un tableau, ou sur de la toile, en laquelle il y ayt quelques edifices, soyt d'eglises, temples, palais, sales, chambres, galeries, places, al... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(120 - $ 150)

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Sold for $ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
ORTELIUS, A.,  Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. auctore Ludovico Georgio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Chinae, olim Sinarum Regionis, nova descriptio. auctore Ludovico Georgio.
Antwerp, (1584) 1612, In original colours.. 344x470mm. Some age toning of the paper. Light browning of paper.
The first map of China ever to appear in a Western atlas, west to the top. When this map appeared, it was by far the most accurate one of China.
Japan is shown on a curious curved projection reminiscent of Portuguese charts of the period with Honshu dissected along the line of Lake Biwa. The Grea...
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Estimate
(6,000 - $ 7,000)

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Sold for $ 4,950
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F., Launa vulgo Laun Bohemiae Civitas / Schlanium vulgo Schlani Bohemiae oppidum., antique map, old maps BRAUN,G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Launa vulgo Laun Bohemiae Civitas / Schlanium vulgo Schlani Bohemiae oppidum.
Cologne, 1617, Coloured.. 365x480mm. In good condition, one small wormhole and a small rust mark.
This view of Louny is from the southeast from a slightly elevated viewpoint shows the well-fortified north Bohemian town situated close to the River Ohre (F).
Louny is dominated by three large buildings: the gatetower on the right, the church of St Nicholas (E) with its 14th-century bell tower...
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Estimate
(540 - $ 650)

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Sold for $ 375
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
SPEED, John.,  Essex, divided into Hundreds, with the most ancient and fayre Towne Colchester described. . ., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - Essex, divided into Hundreds, with the most ancient and fayre Towne Colchester described. . .
London, 1627, Coloured.. 380x510mm. Age toned, trimmed to bottom left corner, nicks and loss to outer blank margins, age toned, repairs to bottom margin - else good, dark impression.
A highly decorative and truly stunning 17th century map of Essex by the renowned English cartographer John Speed which was published in his Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine (London: Sudbury & Humble, 1627). The lovely inset town plan of Colchester, was surveyed by Speed himself, and is... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(275 - $ 350)

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Sold for $ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
VISSCHER, Claes Jansz., Daniae Regni Typum Potentißimo. . . Nicolaus Johann Piscator., antique map, old maps VISSCHER, Claes Jansz. - Daniae Regni Typum Potentißimo. . . Nicolaus Johann Piscator.
Amsterdam, 1630, Coloured.. 480x562mm. In extremely good condition, double page on rather thick paper with ample margins, center fold as published flattened, verso blank.
A beautiful and rare map of Denmark, with decorative borders, published by Claes Janszoon Visscher, published in Amsterdam, 1630. A second edition, now for the first time with the date (1630).
The map was engraved mainly after John Speed’s 1626 map of Denmark by Abraham Goos, who signed as eng...
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Estimate
(650 - $ 800)

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Sold for $ 1,700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
ANONYMOUS., Leo Belgicus., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS. - Leo Belgicus.
Antwerp, 1636, Coloured.. 103x66mm. Lion map with sharp imprint and added left margin to facilitate framing. Bottom margin uneven.
One of the rarest of the 'Lion' maps that appeared in an edition of Famiani Stradae’s De Bello Belgico. Van der Heijden noted in 2006: “This 1636 issue is 12mo edition containing a small map that has never been described to date”.

A finely engraved map of the Netherlands, with a be...
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Estimate
(300 - $ 375)

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Sold for $ 250
Condition:
Condition Rating: 4
WALTON, R., A New Plaine and Exact Map of America., antique map, old maps WALTON, R. - A New Plaine and Exact Map of America.
London, 1660, Uncoloured.. 420x535mm. An uncoloured copper engraved map with original folds and with margins cropped close to the plate marks but with no loss of printed surface, a little aged toned, otherwise the maps are in very good original condition on supple paper.
A few spots and very minor cracks at the lower fold line on several maps. Binding stubs are on the verso.
A very rare map with portraits and views on all sides, published by Robert Walton (1618-1688), London, ca. 1660. Second State.

Robert Walton was one of a handful of map publishers in London during the 1650s. In 1656 he produced a world map and having clearly perceived a market for a set o...
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Estimate
(8,000 - $ 10,000)

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Sold for $ 7,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
RANDON, Charles, after Henri Sbonski de Passebon., Saique bâtiment dont les Turcs se servent en tenant pour leur trafic., antique map, old maps RANDON, Charles, after Henri Sbonski de Passebon. - Saique bâtiment dont les Turcs se servent en tenant pour leur trafic.
Marseille, ca. 1690, Coloured, heightened with gold.. 553x759mm. In very good, near mint condition, full sheet with very wide margins on heavy laid paper, image size: 42,5 x 55,5 cm, verso blank. Nicely coloured.
A finely executed maritime engraving of a Turkish Saique (small sailing vessel) under full sail before a town. This was printed as part of a series of 17 folio copperplate engravings of French and Turkish vessels active in the Mediterranean executed by Claude Randon, after drawings by French naval o... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(250 - $ 300)

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Sold for $ 200
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CORONELLI, V.M., Isola d'Islanda, antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Isola d'Islanda
Venice, 1697, Uncoloured.. 230x300mm. Some light foxing. Wide margins. In very good condition.
The map is a reduced copy of Joris Carolus', but the forms of the names and other features suggest that the model was the version by Johannes Janssonius rather than that of Willem Janszoon Blaeu. Place-names are considerably fewer than on the original, or just short of 200. Some of them have become ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(175 - $ 300)

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Sold for $ 210
Condition:
Condition Rating: 2
CORONELLI, V.M., Scotia parte settentrionale. . . [together with]  Scotia parte meridionale . . ., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V.M. - Scotia parte settentrionale. . . [together with] Scotia parte meridionale . . .
Venice, 1698, Uncoloured.. 910x620mm. Two maps. Worm holes and worm traces along center fold, filled in. Dark impression. Thick paper. Sold as is.
A large two-sheet map of Scotland. The Northern map has a list of the provinces and their capitals at upper left, and with a title cartouche on the right side. The Southern part has a title cartouche at lower right.

The map is the product of the late 17th century Venetian cartographer, Vi...
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Estimate
(250 - $ 300)

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Sold for $ 210
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Condition Rating: 6
LA VASSEUR, G. / VALK, G. / SCHENK, P.,  Typus Generalis Ukrainae sive Palatinatuum Podoliae, Kioviensis et Braczlaviensis terras nova delineatione exhibens, antique map, old maps LA VASSEUR, G. / VALK, G. / SCHENK, P. - Typus Generalis Ukrainae sive Palatinatuum Podoliae, Kioviensis et Braczlaviensis terras nova delineatione exhibens
Amsterdam, 1690 - 1700, Coloured.. 415x527mm. Good impression. Verso of outer left hand margin remains of old binders slip.
Key map originally engraved by Johannes Janssonius in about 1656 and based on Guillaume La Vasseur de Beauplan's map of the region published in "Description d'Ukraine". It is one of the earliest maps to include the name Ukraine in the title of a printed map, following shortly after the Treaty of Zbo... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(1,750 - $ 2,000)

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Sold for $ 1,500
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
SCHENK, P., Tabula XVII Foederati Belgii Provinciarum (with Leo Belgicus inset map), antique map, old maps SCHENK, P. - Tabula XVII Foederati Belgii Provinciarum (with Leo Belgicus inset map)
Amsterdam, 1707, coloured. 179x143mm. A little browning and some small restorations on the centrefold, with wide margins and beautiful colouring.
An inset map with a shape of the lion indicated in the sea, shore, and on land.
The map is the left part of a folio copper engraving that includes also a distance table, and geographical, political, and sociological information on the Netherlands. The folio measures in total 590 x 520 mm. This ...
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Estimate
(400 - $ 700)

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Sold for $ 350
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN, J.B.,  Hemisphaerium Coeli Australe. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - Hemisphaerium Coeli Australe. . .
Nuremberg, 1730, In original o/l colours with recent addition.. 495x590mm. In fine condition.
Magnificent celestial chart drawn by the famous scientist Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr. Large circular charts of the southern hemisphere constellation, with decorative vignettes of celestial monsters and animals.
The tables along the sides identify and describe the constellations on the chart.
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Estimate
(1,500 - $ 2,500)

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Condition Rating: 3
Unknown, Prospect der Vestung Belgrad., antique map, old maps Unknown - Prospect der Vestung Belgrad.
Unknown, ca. 1730, Uncoloured.. 150x375mm. Folded, with minor imperfections, cut next to the printed area, otherwise fine.
An exceptionally rare, unrecorded view of Belgrade, published around 1730. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(350 - $ 420)

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Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
GRIERSON, G., To His Royal Highness Frederick Lewis, Prince of Wales and Earl of Chester, Electoral Prince of Brunswick, This Map of Europe …, antique map, old maps GRIERSON, G. - To His Royal Highness Frederick Lewis, Prince of Wales and Earl of Chester, Electoral Prince of Brunswick, This Map of Europe …
Dublin, ca. 1735, Original colours with later enhancements.. 580x965mm. In fair condition with several restorations. Several small areas along the folds have been replaced in facsimile.
The bottom and top margins have been replaced. Several small splits in the paper have been repaired.
Originally printed on two sheets that have been co-joined.
This highly decorative large-format map of Europe was after the map originally published by John Senex in London in 1708. However, this special edition was published by George Grierson in about 1735 in Dublin. Exceptionally rare, this Dublin edition is a major monument in Irish printing, being o... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(3,000 - $ 4,000)

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Sold for $ 700
Condition:
Condition Rating: 5
WINKLER. J, C.,  Mappa Geographica Totius Regni Bohemiae In XII Circulos divisae annexisComitatuGlacensi et Districtu Egerano . . ., antique map, old maps WINKLER. J, C. - Mappa Geographica Totius Regni Bohemiae In XII Circulos divisae annexisComitatuGlacensi et Districtu Egerano . . .
Augsburg, 1750, In original colours.. 480x560mm. In very good condition. Dark impression.
Uncommon map of the Czech Republic, centered on Prague. Includes four ornate cartouches, coat of arms and a birdseye view of the Bridge across the Moldau River in Prague. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(180 - $ 300)

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Sold for $ 150
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista, Obelisco Egizio., antique map, old maps PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista - Obelisco Egizio.
Rome, 1759, Uncoloured.. 763x535mm. Very good condition. Full sheet on heavy laid paper, print size: 54,5x40 cm., very wide borders, good impression, verso blanc, some traces of moist at back and at right border. Center fold as published flattened.
Obelisco Egizio (Egyptian obelisk erected by Pope Sixtus V on the Piazza di San Giovanni in Laterano) is a wonderful black and white etching by the master of architectural prints Giambattista Piranesi.

Etching, 1759. From the series 'Vedute di Roma antica e moderna', Rome 1759-1778.
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Estimate
(450 - $ 550)

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Condition Rating: 3
BONNE, R.,  [4 sheet map] Carte Hydro-geo-graphique des Indes Orientales . . ., antique map, old maps BONNE, R. - [4 sheet map] Carte Hydro-geo-graphique des Indes Orientales . . .
Paris, 1771, Original o/l colour.. 600x820mm. A good and dark impression printed on heavy paper. On 4 sheets. Size of each sheet 300 x 410 mm. Wide margins.
A detailed map with a large, and very decorative title cartouche, showing from India east to the Philippines, Borneo, Java, the Celebes and Timor and Formosa. Marked across areas are the directions of the prevailing winds at different times of the year.
From the Atlas moderne ou collection de ...
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Estimate
(600 - $ 750)

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Sold for $ 550
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Condition Rating: 3
HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D.J.,  Carte de L'Issle d'Hayti, Aujour d'hui.. St.Domingue.., antique map, old maps HARREVELT, E. van / CHANGUION, D.J. - Carte de L'Issle d'Hayti, Aujour d'hui.. St.Domingue..
Amsterdam, 1773, In attractive original o/l colours.. 235x332mm. In very good condition. In lower right engraved "23."
Uncommon edition of this fine map of Hispaniola and the neighboring islands Jamaica, Caymans, Porto Ricco and eastern part of Cuba. Hispaniola divided into the five major cacicazgos, or native Taino kingdoms, that Columbus found in 1492. A decorative floral cartouche adds to the appeal of thi... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(240 - $ 300)

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Condition Rating: 2
PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista, Veduta della fonte e delle Spelonche d'Egeria fuor della porta Capena or di San Sebastiano… Tempio di Bacco, or di S. Urbano, antique map, old maps PIRANESI, Giovanni Battista - Veduta della fonte e delle Spelonche d'Egeria fuor della porta Capena or di San Sebastiano… Tempio di Bacco, or di S. Urbano
Rome/Paris, 1776, Uncoloured.. 755x540mm. Very good condition, full sheet, print size: 40x68,5 cm. with full wide margins, on clear and dark impression, verso blanc. No folds.
Edges partly strengthened at back with a narrow linen band at behalf of a former framing, this former framing also caused some discolouring at the front.
View of the fountain and grotto of Egeria (Spelonche d'Egeria) outside the Porte Capena in Rome. An impressive and stark etching by the master of architectural prints Giambattista Piranesi.

From the series 'Vedute di Roma antica e moderna', Rome 1759-1778.
Etching 1776, on thick laid...
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(330 - $ 425)

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Condition Rating: 3
ANONYMOUS,, Madirass. Ville Indienne don’t les Maisons sont basses & plates., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS, - Madirass. Ville Indienne don’t les Maisons sont basses & plates.
Unknown, ca 1780, Uncoloured.. 135x223mm. In good condition, some light soiling and age toning to margins. Folds as issued.
A small plan of Fort St. George, Madras/Chennai in India. It highlights both inner and outer fortifications, fences, town entrances and the sea, together with the church, the guard house and the Governor's Mansion. The English flag flies over the fort. Trees and gardens are illustrated in some form.... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(70 - $ 100)

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Sold for $ 65
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Condition Rating: 3
BERKEN, J., Natur und Kunst Producten karte von Oestreich Obderens., antique map, old maps BERKEN, J. - Natur und Kunst Producten karte von Oestreich Obderens.
Vienna, 1796, In original colours.. 265x350mm. Good margins. In good condition.
Rare map that shows the locations of the factories or growing areas of "natural products". The title cartouche at the bottom right, the explanations of symbols on a scroll at the left margin. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
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(60 - $ 100)

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Condition Rating: 3
HOMANN, J.B., [Titlepage]  Atlas Novus Terrarum orbis Imperia.., antique map, old maps HOMANN, J.B. - [Titlepage] Atlas Novus Terrarum orbis Imperia..
Nuremberg 1807, In original colours.. 484x280mm. In good condition. Contemporary extended left margin. Decorative original colours.
The decorative title page from Atlas Novus printed by Johann Ernst Udelbulner. Large elaborately engraved sheet with numerous allegorical figures.
A large globe, showing the Eastern Hemisphere, blown by the winds, is in the background with two Herculean figures standing on the globe and...
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Estimate
(180 - $ 225)

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Sold for $ 210
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Condition Rating: 3
QUIN, E.,  A.D. 1498. The discovery of America., antique map, old maps QUIN, E. - A.D. 1498. The discovery of America.
London, 1830, In original colours.. 260x377mm. Lower margin cut short. With center folds as issued. Paper slightly age toned. Dark impression.
Plate from An historical atlas: in a series of maps of the world as known at different periods, constructed upon an uniform scale and coloured according to the political changes of each period. Accompanied by a narative of the leading events exhibited in the maps, forming together a general view ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(60 - $ 100)

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Sold for $ 50
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Condition Rating: 4
QUIN, E.,  A.D. 1551. At the death of Charles V., antique map, old maps QUIN, E. - A.D. 1551. At the death of Charles V.
London, 1830, In original colours.. 325x480mm. Left margin cut close. With folds as issued. Paper slightly age toned. Restored tear in the lower. Dark impression.
Plate from An historical atlas: in a series of maps of the world as known at different periods, constructed upon an uniform scale and coloured according to the political changes of each period. Accompanied by a narative of the leading events exhibited in the maps, forming together a general view ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(60 - $ 150)

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Condition Rating: 4
BROCKTORFF, G. or F., Valletta and its Environs., antique map, old maps BROCKTORFF, G. or F. - Valletta and its Environs.
Valetta, 1850, Original chromo lithography.. 394x540mm. On heavy tinted paper. The top margin is close cropped the side margins are wide but have old fixings with sufficient distance from the printed area.
The left hand margin has loss again sufficient distance from the printed area.
A bird's-eye view of Valletta. Surrounded by views of important places in town, and two of local costume.

The Brocktorffs were a family of artists who had an important lithographic establishment in Malta. Federico had gone to Marseilles, France, to learn chromolithography in 1854 and thi...
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Estimate
(1,200 - $ 1,400)

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Sold for $ 750
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Condition Rating: 5
ANONYMOUS,  View of Singapore, antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - View of Singapore
ca. 1850, Uncoloured.. 90x215mm. Lithography, a good and dark impression. In good condition.
Very rare view of Singapore from the Singapore River Basin. With a numbered key (1-19) underneath the illustration. In the center Government Hill with Governer's House (10) and flagstaff (11). Originally called Bukit Larangan, or Forbidden Hill, this hill was later known as Government Hill with the ... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,200 - $ 1,500)

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Condition Rating: 3
QUESADA, J. M., Carta del gran banco de Bahama parte de la isla de Cuba y costa de la Florida., antique map, old maps QUESADA, J. M. - Carta del gran banco de Bahama parte de la isla de Cuba y costa de la Florida.
Madrid, 1866, Uncoloured.. 910x590mm. Considered that these large format charts were meant to be used at sea it is in remarkably good condition. Watermarked paper! A few short repaired tears from the paper edges and a small surface damage to the bottom left. Some light staining/toning. Creasing.
A scarce chart of the Bahamas, from Grand Bahama to Cuba and from Florida to the Exumas. In Florida it shows Fort Jupiter, Boca Raton, Miami, Jessup, Fort Lauderdale, etc. Very detailed with many islands, soundings, reefs, ports, and light-houses.
Published in 1858 by the Dirección de Hidro...
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(900 - $ 1,100)

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HADOL., Nouvelle Carte d'Europe dressée pour 1870., antique map, old maps HADOL. - Nouvelle Carte d'Europe dressée pour 1870.
Paris, 1870, In original colours.. 245x387mm. Lithograph. Sheet dimensions: 375 x 522 mm. With the price of "20 cents" in the margin on either side of the board. Several tears and small missing parts in te margins. Else in good condition.
The Franco-Prussian War and The Commune in Caricature 1870-71.

Satirical illustration by Paul Hadol showing disposition of power in Europe at the beginning of 1870. Satirical print depicting a map of Europe in which the countries are formed from national characters. Omnipotent Russia, emb...
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(300 - $ 500)

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DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE,  Mer Baltique - Côte de Prusse - De Rixhöft A Brüsterort. . ., antique map, old maps DÉPÔT GÉNÉRAL DE LA MARINE - Mer Baltique - Côte de Prusse - De Rixhöft A Brüsterort. . .
Paris, 1883, Uncoloured.. 649x954mm. Printed on heavy paper. Good margins. Overall in very good condition.
A well engraved and highly detailed chart focused on the Gulf of Danzig and encompassing the area between Cape Rozewie and Samland.
A few places highlighted in red and yellow. Soundings indicated in metres.
With 18 small vignettes in the hi...
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(450 - $ 500)

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BOCHOLTZ,,  Chart of Knowledge., antique map, old maps BOCHOLTZ, - Chart of Knowledge.
Boston, 1932, In printed colours.. 260x260mm. Very fine condition. Double sided with chart of Asia and Europe.
This is a rare 1932 double-sided S. G. Bocholtz and Chart of Knowledge spinning wheel map of Asia and Europe. The map of the Asia depicts from Arabia to Japan and from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics to Siam, Philippines. The names of the different countries are present along the edge of the... (Go to Item Page)
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(175 - $ 200)

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PAN AMERICAN, Pan American Flight Map - Mexico & Central America., antique map, old maps PAN AMERICAN - Pan American Flight Map - Mexico & Central America.
United States, ca 1950, In original lithograph colours.. 450x610mm. Offset. Folding traces. Brown spot in the middle left side. Paper thinning on old folds. Brown spot in upper part. Else in good condition.
Pan American Airlines Flight Map of Mexico & Central America from the mid 1950's. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
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(60 - $ 100)

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BOYLE, S., A Map of the Cape Peninsula. Issued by the Cape Peninsula Publicity Association Adderley Street Cape Town South Africa., antique map, old maps BOYLE, S. - A Map of the Cape Peninsula. Issued by the Cape Peninsula Publicity Association Adderley Street Cape Town South Africa.
Cape Town, 1952, In printed colours.. 540x320mm. Very fine condition. Folds as issued. Paper size 600 x 380mm.
Beautiful pictorial map of the Cape Peninsula South Africa shows, its neighborhood's, green spaces, and historic points of interest. Drawn by Stuart Boyle and published by Cape Times Ltd.. The title in top right "A Map of the Cape Peninsula. Issued by the Cape Peninsula Publicity Association Adderle... (Go to Item Page)
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(60 - $ 200)

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FORCES ARMEES NATIONALES KHMERES. SERVICE GEOGRAPH,  Royaume du Cambodge, carte touristique., antique map, old maps FORCES ARMEES NATIONALES KHMERES. SERVICE GEOGRAPH - Royaume du Cambodge, carte touristique.
[Phnom Penh, Service ge´ographique des F.A.N.K., 1968], In printed colours.. 500x600mm. Offset. In very fine condition.
Decorative pictorial and Tourist map with points of interest shown pictorially. Figures monuments, animals, and beaches. Scale 1:1,000,000. Tite in upper margin, key at lower right part referring to administrative borders, roads, railways, monuments, rivers, airports, harbours and Heveas plantation... (Go to Item Page)
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(300 - $ 400)

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WADDIE & CO, Montego Bay  Jamaica, B.W.L., antique map, old maps WADDIE & CO - Montego Bay Jamaica, B.W.L.
London,, In printed colours.. 405x550mm. Offset on thin paper. In mint condition. Folds as issued.
Beautiful vintage pictorial tourist map of the Montego Bay in Jamaica, with key to distances to hotels and guest houses. In lower part publicity for railway and motor car service.
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(60 - $ 100)

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