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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 descent of the cross, 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-...
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Estimate
(1,100 - $ 1,400)

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Sold for $ 1,000
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Condition Rating: 2
BOOK OF HOURS,  Leaf from a French, probably Breton, Book of Hours, written on vellum., antique map, old maps BOOK OF HOURS - Leaf from a French, probably Breton, Book of Hours, written on vellum.
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:15 lines of text, one 2-line and three 1-line initials in burnished gold and colours,
three illuminated initials and 4 line fillers, all-in burnished gold and colours.
Surrounded b...
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Estimate
(300 - $ 350)

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Condition Rating: 3
SCHEDEL, H.,  Quarta etas mudi Folio LVIII [Rome], antique map, old maps SCHEDEL, H. - Quarta etas mudi Folio LVIII [Rome]
Nuremberg, 12 July 1493, In attractive colours.. 438x610mm. Dark impression on large sheet. In good condition.
Double text page in Latin with a woodblock town-view Rome (23x53cm.) While the illustration is less than accurate, the Castel de San Angelo, the Vatican, Colosseum, Pantheon, Belvedere and Mausoleum of Hadrian are clearly depicted among other featur... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(3,000 - $ 3,500)

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Condition Rating: 2
PTOLEMY,C. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M.,  Tabula Moderna Norbegie et Gottie., antique map, old maps PTOLEMY,C. / WALDSEEMÜLLER, M. - Tabula Moderna Norbegie et Gottie.
Strasbourg, Johann Schott, 1513-1520, In attractive strong original colours.. 310x560mm. Woodblock map with wide margins. Good impression on strong paper. no text on verso. In excellent condition.
Rare woodblock map of Scandinavia published by Waldseemüller, from the first modern atlas, because the 20 new maps in this atlas show all parts of the world based on contemporary knowledge.
The map, in very fine contemporary colours, includes Scandinavia, Iceland, part of Poland, the Baltic and...
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(7,500 - $ 8,000)

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F., Monacum, nominatis sima Bavariae, Civitas [on sheet with] Ingolstadium [and] Frisingensis ... [and] Nordlinga ... [and] Ratispona ... [and] Straubinga .. [München, Ingolstadt, Freissing, Nördlingen, Regensburg and Straubing], antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Monacum, nominatis sima Bavariae, Civitas [on sheet with] Ingolstadium [and] Frisingensis ... [and] Nordlinga ... [and] Ratispona ... [and] Straubinga .. [München, Ingolstadt, Freissing, Nördlingen, Regensburg and Straubing]
Cologne, 1572, Coloured.. 310x470mm. Paper slightly browned. Minor foxing. Latin text vice versa.
An old map with six German bird's-eye views by Braun and Hogenberg: München, Ingolstadt, Freissing, Nördlingen, Regensburg and Straubing. TRANSLATION OF CARTOUCHE TEXT: Munich, the most frequently mentioned city in Bavaria. COMMENTARY BY BRAUN: "Munich is a splendid city in Bavaria, si... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(300 - $ 360)

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BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F., Huum Opp. Condrusorum Caput. . . [Huy], antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Huum Opp. Condrusorum Caput. . . [Huy]
Cologne, 1575, Coloured.. 305x463mm. Paper slightly browned. Foxing. Latin text vice versa.
A bird's-eye view of Huy by Braun and Hogenberg, with a key to locations. The 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', or the "Braun & Hogenberg", is a six-volume town atlas and the greatest book of town views and plans ever published: 363 engravings, sometimes beautifully coloured. It was one of the best-sellin... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(180 - $ 220)

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Condition Rating: 4
BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F., Icon civitatis Campensis, cuius situs Isulam fluvium, eleganti venustate, decorat.[Kampen, Overijssel], antique map, old maps BRAUN, G. / HOGENBERG, F. - Icon civitatis Campensis, cuius situs Isulam fluvium, eleganti venustate, decorat.[Kampen, Overijssel]
Cologne, 1581, Coloured.. 333x483mm. Paper slightly browned. Minor foxing. Latin text vice versa.
A panoramic view of Kampen by Braun and Hogenberg. TRANSLATION OF CARTOUCHE TEXT: Picture of the city of Kampen, the beautiful and charming appearance of which embellishes the IJssel. COMMENTARY BY BRAUN: "Kampen lies on the bank of the IJssel, not far from its mouth, well laid out in ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(180 - $ 220)

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Condition Rating: 4
DOETECHUM, J.B. à, after LINSCHOTEN., Insulae et arcis Mocambique descriptio ad fines Melinde., antique map, old maps DOETECHUM, J.B. à, after LINSCHOTEN. - Insulae et arcis Mocambique descriptio ad fines Melinde.
Amstrerdam, 1596, Coloured.. 250x322mm. In very good condition, light staining and a little creasing only. Full sheet (304 x 355 mm) with ample margins, on fine laid paper with watermark: coat-of-arms, verso blank.
An attractive and rare bird's-eye view of Melinde harbour in Mozambique, engraved by Jan Deutecum for Linschoten's 'Itinerario', published between 1596 and 1644. Probably shown is the city of Madimba on the Mozambique river, the frontier between Mozambique and Kenya.
Full title in Latin and Du...
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Estimate
(300 - $ 360)

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Condition Rating: 2
ORTELIUS, A., Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in codem passim sparsis, novissima descriptio., antique map, old maps ORTELIUS, A. - Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in codem passim sparsis, novissima descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Original colours.. 345x500mm. In excellent condition.
"One of the most important maps that appeared in the Ortelius atlases, this was the first printed map to be devoted to the Pacific Ocean, the discovery of which is remembered by the depiction, with legend, of Ferdinand Magellan's ship the Victoria. It was engraved at a time of increasing activity in... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(6,000 - $ 6,500)

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TEMPESTA, A.,  (12 Month's of the year), antique map, old maps TEMPESTA, A. - (12 Month's of the year)
Rome, 1599, Uncoloured.. 200x273mm. Cut on neat line. Dark impressions.
Complete set of the 12 month's after Joan Anthony de Pauli (Giovanni Antonio de Paoli, c. 1589-1630) and etched by Antonio Tempesta, also called il Tempestino, (1555 – 5 August 1630). Tempesta was an Italian painter and engraver, whose art acted as a point of connection between Baroque Rome and the ... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(1,400 - $ 1,750)

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Condition Rating: 2
STRADA, F., Leo Belgicus (Novus XVII Inferioris Germaniae Provinciarum), antique map, old maps STRADA, F. - Leo Belgicus (Novus XVII Inferioris Germaniae Provinciarum)
Antwerp, ca. 1648, Coloured. 180x130mm. Some damp staining and wear. Partial loss of left side border up to neat line, not affecting image. (approx. 7 in. x 5.1 in.)
A striking example of 'Leo Belgicus' (the Low Countries in the shape of a lion), which illustrated Strada's book on the 80 year war between Spain and the Low Countries.
"Leo Belgicus' maps are perhaps the rarest and most sought after of all antique maps. All examples of 'Leo Belgicus' maps are ...
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Estimate
(800 - $ 1,000)

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Sold for $ 600
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Condition Rating: 4
LOON, J. van, Pascaerte van NOVA HISPANIA PERV en CHILI [California as an island]., antique map, old maps LOON, J. van - Pascaerte van NOVA HISPANIA PERV en CHILI [California as an island].
Amsterdam, 1666, Coloured.. 416x540mm. Some browning from wear and age, stained at margins, otherwise fine.
California as an island on second Sanson model, with indented northern coast. Agubela de Cato is peninsula to its north.
Possibly copied from Blaeu's map of 1648, as was Doncker's map of 1660. Sir Francisco Draco is included on this map.
Title cartouche (upper left) with ornamental decora...
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Estimate
(2,200 - $ 2,800)

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Condition Rating: 3
SPEED, John., A New Mape of ye XVII Provinces of Low Germanie, mended a New in manie places., antique map, old maps SPEED, John. - A New Mape of ye XVII Provinces of Low Germanie, mended a New in manie places.
London, 1676, Coloured.. 415x536mm. Slight fading, toning and soiling. Several short repaired tears and a filled worm hole to the borderline. Central fold with a repaired area in the middle. Small margins as usual. Still a nice and decorative example.
A fantastic and important carte-à-figures map of the Low Countries. With eight city views showing Amsterdam, Antwerp, Ghent, Middelburg, Groeningen, Zutphen, Utrectht and Atrecht on top, and ten inhabitants in traditional costumes on the sides.
Richly decorated with the title cartouche, sailin...
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Estimate
(720 - $ 865)

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SAUTTER, Jeremias / SPIEGEL, Johann,  [No Title] Mythological Chart., antique map, old maps SAUTTER, Jeremias / SPIEGEL, Johann - [No Title] Mythological Chart.
Salzburg, ca. 1680, Uncoloured.. 228x190mm. In very good condition, lightly age toned, nice dark impression, decent margins.
A highly decorative and informative chart by Jeremiah Sautter, and engraved by Johann Spiegel. This striking engraving depicts the four seasons: Spring with spade and fresh flowers in bud - Summer with a scythe, a horn of pleny and the harvest - Autumn with plenty of grapes ready to turn into wine a... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(175 - $ 250)

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 DE LA HOUVE, P. / PLANCIUS, P. / GARRETT, J.,  Italiae, Illirici, Sardiniae, Corsicae, et confinium regionum nova et exacta descriptio. Petro Plancio auctore. . ., antique map, old maps DE LA HOUVE, P. / PLANCIUS, P. / GARRETT, J. - Italiae, Illirici, Sardiniae, Corsicae, et confinium regionum nova et exacta descriptio. Petro Plancio auctore. . .
Paris / London, c. 1680, Uncoloured.. 388x543mm. Cut on plate mark, with extended margins. Several folds, on some places reinforced. Dark impression.
Very rare map of Italy showing the area between Geneva (Switzerland), Szeged (Ottoman Hungary) and Catania (Sicily), showing patriarchates, archbishoprics and bishoprics, towns and rivers. Title in a fretwork cartouche with cherubs. . Decorative ships and sea monsters, compass roses, with 32 points.... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(2,200 - $ 2,500)

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Condition Rating: 4
MANESSON MALLET, A.,  Isle de Man et d'Anglesey. (Isles of Man and Anglesey.), antique map, old maps MANESSON MALLET, A. - Isle de Man et d'Anglesey. (Isles of Man and Anglesey.)
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 150x105mm. Paper slightly age toned, strong impression. In fine condition.
A charming map of the Islands of Man and Anglesey.
Title in curtain draped at top. French text on verso.
From the original 1683 text edition of "Description d'Univers. . ." by Allain Manesson Mallet (1630-1706), a well travelled military engineer and geographer who worked in 17th century ...
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Estimate
(40 - $ 50)

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MANESSON MALLET, A.,  Nouveau Mexique et Californie., antique map, old maps MANESSON MALLET, A. - Nouveau Mexique et Californie.
Paris, 1683, Uncoloured.. 145x98mm. Paper slightly age toned, strong impression. In fine condition.
A charming map of California as an Island. The title cartouche is flanked by two native figures and two ships engaged in battle at bottom. .
Title in curtain draped at top. French text on verso.
From the original 1683 text edition of "Description d'Univers. . ." by Allain Manesson Mallet...
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Estimate
(400 - $ 500)

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SAXTON, Chr. / LEA, P., The Travellers Guide being the best Mapp of the Kingdom of England and Principality of Wales. (England & Wales wall map sections)., antique map, old maps SAXTON, Chr. / LEA, P. - The Travellers Guide being the best Mapp of the Kingdom of England and Principality of Wales. (England & Wales wall map sections).
England, 1583 / ca. 1687, Coloured.. 1425x1050mm. Generally good condition. 12 (of 14) sheets, is lacking two smaller portions (East coast of Norfolk & Suffolk and South West Cornwall). With a few minor blemishes and some fraying to map strip margins.
It is a large map when combined: approx 1425 mm high and 1050 mm.
Fith state of Philip Lea's version of Christopher Saxton's large scale map of England and Wales first published in 1583, this state published Philip Lea, Globe maker at ye Atlas and Hercules in Cheapside nere the corner of Fryday Street in London, [1687-1700].
Engraved map on 12 sheets (of 15)...
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(1,500 - $ 2,000)

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CARTE, John.,  The Frontispiece of a Curiouse CLOCK which will inform Gentlemen & Others in all Usefull Things Contained in ALMANACK'S  for the Year 1701 . . ., antique map, old maps CARTE, John. - The Frontispiece of a Curiouse CLOCK which will inform Gentlemen & Others in all Usefull Things Contained in ALMANACK'S for the Year 1701 . . .
London, 1702 - 1706, Uncoloured.. 450x395mm. In very good condition, some paper creasing and a little browned, some old fixings to verso, and old folds. One dark ink stain to lower margin. Good margins, good impression.
RARE.One of the more obscure, but also one of the more fascinating historic horological texts was penned in the first decades of the 18th century by a London clock maker named John Carte. Very little is known about him, only 8 specific pieces of his oeuvre are documented, and of these not man... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(600 - $ 900)

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KEULEN, J. VAN,  Pas kaart Vande Zee-kusten van Cicilia, Calabria, Graetia en Morea. . ., antique map, old maps KEULEN, J. VAN - Pas kaart Vande Zee-kusten van Cicilia, Calabria, Graetia en Morea. . .
Amsterdam, 1708, Coloured.. 508x593mm. Wide margins. Good condition.
This sea chart covers the Mediterranean coast between the coast near Syracuse, in Sicily, and the Kythera island (also known as Cerigo), in Greece.
It is centred in the Ionian Basin and includes 3 enlarged inset maps of Zante, part of Cephallonia and one of the...
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Estimate
(1,000 - $ 1,300)

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MORTIER, Pierre., Carte Particuliere Des Costes De L'Afrique Depuis C.Del Gado Jusques Rio Mocambo., antique map, old maps MORTIER, Pierre. - Carte Particuliere Des Costes De L'Afrique Depuis C.Del Gado Jusques Rio Mocambo.
Amsterdam, 1693-1708, Original colours. 398x575mm. In excellent condition, full sheet 49 x 62 cm, with ample margins, on thick laid paper. Lightly toned in places.
A fine sea chart of the coasts of Mozambique and Tanzania and the Comoro Islands.
Full tile: 'Carte Particuliere Des Costes De L'Afrique Depuis C.Del Gado Jusques Rio Mocambo, et les Isles aux Environs. Levée par Ordre Expres des Roys de Portugal sous qui on en a Fait la Decouverte' and impre...
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Estimate
(275 - $ 325)

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Condition Rating: 3
CREPY, J., Tripoli., antique map, old maps CREPY, J. - Tripoli.
Paris, ca 1710, Contemporary coloured. 142x231mm. A good print on hand-laid paper bearing a large watermark. Overall browning. A few spots.
A decorative view of Tripoli. With detailed sailing ships and buildings. Below the view with descriptive French text of the city and its (pirate) history. A 1-16 legend key identifies main buildings & points. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
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(120 - $ 150)

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DE FER, N.,  [Varsovie]., antique map, old maps DE FER, N. - [Varsovie].
Paris, ca. 1715, Uncoloured.. 243x240mm. Paper very slightly age toned. In good condition. Together with an engraved text page.
Bird's eye-view of Warsaw. With a smaller frontal view of the town in the lower part and 2 insets in the upper corners illustrating Louwitz or Lowicz Castle.
Engraved by A.Coquart.
Nicolas de Fer [1646-1720] was one of the most prolific and influential French geographers an...
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(240 - $ 300)

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SENEX, John.,  Zodiacus Stellatus Fixas Omnes Hactenus Cognitas, Ad Quas Lunae Appulsus Ullibi Terrarum Telescopio Poterunt, Complexus., antique map, old maps SENEX, John. - Zodiacus Stellatus Fixas Omnes Hactenus Cognitas, Ad Quas Lunae Appulsus Ullibi Terrarum Telescopio Poterunt, Complexus.
London, 1720, Coloured.. 535x650mm. In good condition, with original folds, margins complete, a circular brown stain to one sheet, a little toned. Slight repairs to one centerfold.
John Senex was one of the first English publishers to produce celestial charts. As noted by Kanas, In part through his collaboration with Halley, Senex produced a number of celestial maps . . . which were quite popular with astronomers and navigators. . . One of these maps was originally publishe... (Go to Item Page)
Estimate
(2,200 - $ 2,500)

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HOMANN HEIRS, Potentissimo Borussorum Regi Friderico Wilhelmo..., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS - Potentissimo Borussorum Regi Friderico Wilhelmo...
Nuremberg, 1735, Coloured.. 970x580mm. Good dark impression. Some staining and soiling. Wear and creasing to folds, with small repairs to the fold intersection. One longer repaired tear. Small margins as usual. Bottom margin added with small part of outer borderline redone.
Large and sought-after 2-sheet map of an area of Lithuania and Eastern Prussia (Russian province of Kaliningrad) stretching from Klaipeda (Memel) in the north to Goldap in the south (a town on the Polish - Russian (Kaliningrad) border, Tilsit (Sovetsk) and Gumbinnen (Gusev).

A very deta...
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Estimate
(800 - $ 1,200)

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OTTENS, Reiner & Josua., Orientalior Districtus Maris Mediterranei /  t'Ooster Gedeelte van de Middelandse Zee., antique map, old maps OTTENS, Reiner & Josua. - Orientalior Districtus Maris Mediterranei / t'Ooster Gedeelte van de Middelandse Zee.
Amsterdam, 1745, In original colours.. 470x572mm. In very good condition, full sheet (562 x 652 mm) with ample margins, on thick laid paper, Centrefold as published, verso blank.Nicely coloured. Dark impression.
A sea chart of the Eastern Mediterranean, from Sardinia and Corsica to Syria and the Holy Land, centered on Greece. A very nice cartouche at top centre depicting a confrontation between westerners and easterners holds the title in Latin and Dutch and the impressum: 'Apud R. & I. Ottens'. To the righ... (Go to Item Page)
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(450 - $ 550)

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HOMANN HEIRS.,  Neue und vollstaendige Postkarte durch ganz Deutschland. . . Carte des postes d'Allemagne partie du sud ouest. . ., antique map, old maps HOMANN HEIRS. - Neue und vollstaendige Postkarte durch ganz Deutschland. . . Carte des postes d'Allemagne partie du sud ouest. . .
Nuremberg, 1786, In original o/l colours.. 760x930mm. Good condition. Paper very slightly age-toned. Folding map contemporarily mounted on canvas, paper thinning on old folds, strengthened on verso for protective reason.
A folding post route map of Germany, The Low Countries, Poland, Switzerland, Austria and Northern Italy.
Typical for a post-route map the mail routes with distances and post offices are drawn in.
Very decorative title and dedication...
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(800 - $ 1,250)

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CORONELLI, V.,  [No Title]  A pair of celestial gores., antique map, old maps CORONELLI, V. - [No Title] A pair of celestial gores.
Paris, 1693 but ca. 1800, Coloured.. 645x280mm. In very nice condition, there are some old repairs to margins, lightly toned, good margins, beautiful colour.
Two hand coloured engraved gores: one showing the northern hemisphere (sheet nine with Hercules), and the southern hemisphere (sheet nine with Serpent and Scorpion. These gores were part of a set of 24 to make a 108 cm diameter celestial globe produced at the request of Coronelli’s Accademia Cosmogr... (Go to Item Page)
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(600 - $ 800)

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BODE, Johann., Ursa Major Constellation (Big Dipper), antique map, old maps BODE, Johann. - Ursa Major Constellation (Big Dipper)
Berlin, 1801, Coloured. 610x860mm. Very good condition with minor wear and wrinkling around corners and at far edges. Original plate mark. Blank on verso. Original centrefold.
Folio size: approx. 24 x 34 in (61 x 86 cm)
A rare and extraordinary 1801 Johann Elbert Bode elephant folio celestial, constellation, or star map of Ursa Major (the Great Bear or Big Dipper) and Leo Minor.
Considered the largest and most dramatic celestial maps of their era, possibly ever published, Royal edition, stars heightened with ...
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(1,000 - $ 1,400)

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WELLS, E., Map of Asia, Shewing the Supposed Situation of Paradise., antique map, old maps WELLS, E. - Map of Asia, Shewing the Supposed Situation of Paradise.
London, 1817, Uncoloured.. 195x230mm. In fine condition. Lightly age toned.
An antique copper engraved map, published in 1817, in London for "A Companion to the Holy Bible. . ." by Edward Wells. It was published by C Taylor.
Edward Wells was a Church of England clergyman and advocate for education. He published prolifically, including several atlases of the ancient and...
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(125 - $ 150)

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DEPOT GENERAL DE LA MARINE.,  Plan de la Ville de Saigon. . ., antique map, old maps DEPOT GENERAL DE LA MARINE. - Plan de la Ville de Saigon. . .
Paris, ca 1830, Uncoloured.. 595x444mm. Near mint condition. Good margins. Printed on strong paper. Dark impression.
An impressive large plan of the Vietnamese city of Saigon, produced and published by the Depot General de la Marine in Paris. Plan of the City of Saigon, fortified in 1790 by Colonel Victor Olivier, reduced from the Great Plan drawn in 1795 by the order of the King of Cochinchina by M. Brun, Engi... (Go to Item Page)
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(600 - $ 800)

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DE SAINSON, Port du Roi Georges. (Nouvelle Hollande). Un naturel montre à ses compagnons les cadeaux qu'il a reçus à bord de  l'Astrolabe., antique map, old maps DE SAINSON - Port du Roi Georges. (Nouvelle Hollande). Un naturel montre à ses compagnons les cadeaux qu'il a reçus à bord de l'Astrolabe.
Langlumé, Paris, 1833, Uncoloured.. 227x342mm. Lithography. Paper slightly age toned. Large margins.
From 'Voyage de la Corvette l'Astrolabe', the account of Jules Dumont D'Urville's important expedition to the South Seas between 1826 and 1829.
After a painting by De Sainson and lithographed by Deroy. ¤...
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(120 - $ 150)

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ANONYMOUS,  Kaiserreich Deutschland., antique map, old maps ANONYMOUS - Kaiserreich Deutschland.
Germany, ca. 1843, In original colours.. 320x408mm. Ink and water colour on paper. Paper slightly age toned, water stained and spotted. On thick paper.
Fine manuscript map of The German Empire, which was the historical German nation state that existed from the unification of Germany in 1871 to the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II in November 1918, when Germany became a federal republic. ¤... (Go to Item Page)
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(50 - $ 100)

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SACHSE, EDWARD & CO.,  Bird's Eye View of the City of Annapolis, the Capitol of Maryland., antique map, old maps SACHSE, EDWARD & CO. - Bird's Eye View of the City of Annapolis, the Capitol of Maryland.
Baltimore, ca 1855, Coloured.. 475x850mm. In very good condition, good margins, some light toning, and old repairs to tears and nicks to margins. Print has been professionally backed Beautifully coloured, with gum Arabic.
A wonderful large coloured lithograph, by E. Sachse & Co., one of two important lithography companies operating in Baltimore during the mid nineteenth century, showing the beauty of the state capitol.
It was made, presumably just prior to the outbreak of the Civil War. Among the prominent stru...
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(900 - $ 1,200)

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UNKNOWN., United States., antique map, old maps UNKNOWN. - United States.
ca. 1860, Uncoloured.. 267x426mm. A good example, light toning - mainly to paper edges. Two vertical folds.
An unusual map of the United States. With excellent detail throughout. With "Indian Territory" north of Texas. Canada is named British America. Shows the Missouri Compromise Line of 1820.
It extends from Vancouver until Quebec, south until Baja California and the Bahamas. With a decorative bor...
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Estimate
(100 - $ 120)

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Condition Rating: 4
SCHAUS, William.,  The Seat of War. Birds Eye View of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia., antique map, old maps SCHAUS, William. - The Seat of War. Birds Eye View of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia.
New York, London, Paris, 1861, In original colours.. 680x767mm. In good condition, although there are many old repairs to margins etc. Circular rust mark and a pair of small holes where map was 'pinned' to a surface - not affecting image. Lightly toned.
A large and striking example of the seat of the civil war in the mid Atlantic states in 1861. Extending from the southern reaches of new Jersey and Pensylvannia, to northern Carolina, and west to the Ohio River watershed.
Technically a map rather than the stated birds eye view, it was produced...
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(600 - $ 800)

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PINOT & SAGAIRE,  [Game of the goose dedicated to horse racing], antique map, old maps PINOT & SAGAIRE - [Game of the goose dedicated to horse racing]
Epinal, 1863, In original colours.. 335x545mm. Paper on cardboard folded in two. Lower left corner partly missing. Few small missing parts. Else in good condition.
Game of 100 boxes, spiral, counter clockwise, centripetal, dedicated to horse racing. The example was made by "Imagerie d'Epinal" and next to the title is "N ° 3". At the corners, floral patterns on every corner. In the center Nouvelle imagerie d'Epinal N°3. and "Règle du jeu des courses de chevaux... (Go to Item Page)
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(125 - $ 200)

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MAGNUS, Charles / John Bachmann.,  Panorama of the Seat of War. Bird's Eye View of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia., antique map, old maps MAGNUS, Charles / John Bachmann. - Panorama of the Seat of War. Bird's Eye View of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia.
New York, 1864, In printed colours.. 460x715mm. Chromo lithograph in very good condition, linen backed, lightly age toned and foxed, some losses to original margins. An old repair to a large tear, and some surface damage to the panorama professionally repaired. - else good.
A large chromolithograph by John Bachmann illustrating this fascinating 'aerial' view of the northernmost part of the east coast of the Confederacy, and the southernmost areas of the Union, to include Washington.
Probably a second edition, before the smoke over the Manassas battlefield. Showin...
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(800 - $ 1,000)

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DEPOT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE,  Mer de Chine - Carte des Iles et Détroits entre Singapoure et le Détroit de Banca. Dréssée d'après le stravaux Anglais et Hollandais plus récents, par Mr. L. Manen . . . 1866, antique map, old maps DEPOT DES CARTES ET PLANS DE LA MARINE - Mer de Chine - Carte des Iles et Détroits entre Singapoure et le Détroit de Banca. Dréssée d'après le stravaux Anglais et Hollandais plus récents, par Mr. L. Manen . . . 1866
London, 1866-1871, Uncoloured.. 620x910mm. Pencil marginal annotations.Some marginal discolouration. Water staining mostly in the margins. Generally in good condition.
A nautical chart of Singapore and neighboring islands. The first edition of the chart was published in 1866 from French and English sources, this is the corrected version of 1871. Among other features, are two lighthouses erected under the direction of John Turnbull Thomson. Drawn from Dutch and Eng... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,750 - $ 2,000)

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ELIAS, Arthur Edward., Animated Map[s] of New Brunswick / Quebec / Ontario / Manitoba., antique map, old maps ELIAS, Arthur Edward. - Animated Map[s] of New Brunswick / Quebec / Ontario / Manitoba.
Canadian Ministry for the Interior, ca 1931, In printed colours.. 355x245mm. Offset printings, in very good condition. One mas is portrait shaped, while the three others are landscape shaped.
A set of four lovely provincial Canadian map liberally spiced with a touch of humor. Beginning with New Brunswick the map shows us the lay of the land, with a lot of character.
Dozens of vignettes play on the wildlife, recreation, and resources of the area. It notes the many town and local div...
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(100 - $ 150)

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BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE,  Orient  Extreme-Orient., antique map, old maps BOUCHER, L. / AIR FRANCE - Orient Extreme-Orient.
Imprimerie Perceval Paris, ca. 1933, In printed colours.. 1000x620mm. Colour lithography on thick semi gloss paper. Some usual craquelure of surface and a small marginal tear. Very good condition.
AIR FRANCE poster promoting the airline's routes to the far east in the immediate post-war period. This is the full size version of Lucien Boucher's ''phoenix'' design.
"The Orient and the Far East, are here first treated as a whole . . . in which the countries are not distinguished" (Air Fran...
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(2,200 - $ 2,750)

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BOUCHER, L.,  AIR France - Nova et Vetera., antique map, old maps BOUCHER, L. - AIR France - Nova et Vetera.
Imprimerie Perceval, Paris, 1938, In original lithograph colours.. 620x1000mm. In fine condition.
Nova et Vetera " Sur la vieille terre des chemins nouveaux" original lithograph advertising planisphere poster from AIR France, the French airline company. The poster has always occupied a special place in Air France's communication. With a heritage of more than 1,500 posters by the most prestigious... (Go to Item Page)
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(1,200 - $ 1,500)

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MATHIEU, G. / AIR France,  Great Brittain., antique map, old maps MATHIEU, G. / AIR France - Great Brittain.
Paris, 1967, Colour printed.. 1000x600mm. Offset, some wear to the edges, but generally in good condition.
Decorative poster advertising flights to Great Britain made by Georges Mathieu. The poster is one of a series of 15 composed of posters of Greece, Israel, Germany, Great Britain, Canada, Egypt, India, Japan, France, Italy, Mexico, South America, USA and Spain. The USSR was forgotten and has been pu... (Go to Item Page)
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(100 - $ 150)

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MIRO, J.,  Cover for Derrière le miroir., antique map, old maps MIRO, J. - Cover for Derrière le miroir.
Paris, 1978, In original lithographed colours.. 380x556mm. Original Lithograph (not an offset lithograph). In very good condition, beautiful colours. Central fold, classic for the editions "Derrière le miroir". Some fine condition.
Beautiful cover page made by the surrealist master Mirò in typical bright colors. This is an original colour lithograph from the magazine "Behind the Mirror" (n°231) .
Printed for "La revue derrière le miroir", an exceptional French art magazine, illustrated with original lithographs of famous...
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(450 - $ 600)

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GOOS, P., Pas-Caart vant Canaal Vertoonende in 't Gheheel Engelandt, Schotlandt, Yrlandt, en een Gedeelte van Vrancryck., antique map, old maps GOOS, P. - Pas-Caart vant Canaal Vertoonende in 't Gheheel Engelandt, Schotlandt, Yrlandt, en een Gedeelte van Vrancryck.
Amsterdam, 1665-1666., In original colours.. 440x540mm. Paper age toned. Age toned and spotted. Dark impression. Frayed margins.
A fine chart of the British Isles. North is oriented to the right. Embellished with two compass roses, a galleon under sail and four national coats of arms. This chart appeared in Goos “De Zee-Atlas, Ofte Water-Weereld, Waer in vertoont werden alle de Zee-Kusten Van het bekende des Aerd-Bodems.” Eng... (Go to Item Page)
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(225 - $ 300)

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Condition Rating: 5