Antique Maps and Atlases


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  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  [British Isles and England & Wales]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Early woodcut map of the British Isles by Benedetto Bordone. On verso the map of England and Wales.From Libro di Benedetto Bordone... de tutte l'isole del mondo... , more commonly known as...

    [British Isles and England & Wales]
    12200

    Antique woodcut map of England and Wales. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    1 000,00 €
  • 1630 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Insularum Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio.

    G. Valk and P. Schenk, Amsterdam, 1630 (1690)

    Janssonius' map of Southeast Asia coloured by a contemporary hand. Re-issued by G. Valk and P. Schenk with modified title and signature. Decorated with three cartouches, two compass roses, ships...

    Insularum Indiae Orientalis Nova Descriptio.
    11276

    Old coloured map of Southeast Asia. Printed in Amsterdam by G. Valk and P. Schenk in 1690.

    1 600,00 €
  • 1675 - Anonymous

    Anonymous:  Erschrecklicher und Erbärmlicher Schaw Platz Verüblter Frantzösischer Schandt Brandt und...

    circa 1675

    Extremely rare, large engraved pamphlet on 4 sheets joined. Shows dramatic scenes during the French-Dutch War (1672-1679). The unusual dramatic scenes of violence for this time of printmaking are...

    Erschrecklicher und Erbärmlicher Schaw Platz Verüblter Frantzösischer...
    11205

    Extremely rare, large pamphlet of the French-Dutch War. Printed on 4 sheets in the year 1675.

    2 800,00 €
  • 1571 - Giovanni Francesco Camocio

    Giovanni Francesco Camocio:  Candia vel Creta insula posta nel mare Mediterraneo...

    G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571

    A very rare, early map of Crete from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the island surrounded by Venetian galleys with a nice renaissance cartouche and a compass rose. This copy is printed from the...

    Candia vel Creta insula posta nel mare Mediterraneo...
    11179

    Antique map of Crete. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.

    1 400,00 €
  • 1584 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio. Auctore Antonio Ienkensono Anglo, Edita Londini Anno...

    Antwerp, 1584

    Fascinating copper engraved map of Russia by A. Ortelius in stunning original colors. Showing the region from the Baltic Sea, Lithuania and the Black Sea to the Sur River, Tashkent, the Kossack...

    Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio. Auctore Antonio Ienkensono...
    11358

    Old coloured map of Siberia, Moscow. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1584.

    1 900,00 €
  • 1597 - Cornelius Wytfliet

    Cornelius Wytfliet:  Residuum Continentis Cum Adiacentibus Insulis.

    Louvain, circa 1597

    Early and important antique map of Venezuela and the eastern part of the Caribbean by Cornelis van Wytfliet. First published in 1597 in Descriptionis Ptolemaicae Augmentum . Showing the north...

    Residuum Continentis Cum Adiacentibus Insulis.
    11884

    Antique map of Venezuela and the Caribbean. Printed in Louvain circa 1597.

    820,00 €

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  • 1720 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Ducatus Franciae Orientalis seu Sac. Rom. Imperii Principatus et Episcopatus Herbipolensis.

    J. B. Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1720

    Old colored, very detailed antique map of Franconia by J. B. Homann. From Tann (Rhön) in the north to Rothenburg in the south, in the east from Lichtenfels to Aschaffenburg in the west. With...

    Ducatus Franciae Orientalis seu Sac. Rom. Imperii Principatus et...
    12978

    Old coloured map of Franconia. Printed in Nuremberg by J. B. Homann circa 1720.

    280,00 €
  • 1740 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Accurata Utopiae tabula. Das ist der Neu-entdeckten Schalck-Welt, oder des so offt benannten, und...

    Homann Erben, circa 1740

    The Famous Sought After Fantasy Map of Utopia.Schlaraffenland means Land of Cockaigne or Land of milk and honey in German and represents a country of idleness and luxury. This is a...

    Accurata Utopiae tabula. Das ist der Neu-entdeckten Schalck-Welt, oder...
    12979

    Old coloured map of Utopia, Land of Cockaigne. Printed by Homann Erben circa 1740.

    1 700,00 €
  • 1730 - George Matthäus Seutter

    George Matthäus Seutter:  Planisphaerium coeleste

    M. Seutter, Augsburg, circa 1730

    Beautiful double hemisphere celestial chart of the northern and southern sky with allegorical constellations by Matthäus Seutter. The star map is surrounded by seven smaller astronomical diagrams....

    Planisphaerium coeleste
    12980

    Old coloured celestial map. Printed in Augsburg by M. Seutter circa 1730.

    1 500,00 €
  • 1649 - Joan Blaeu

    Joan Blaeu:  Marchionatus Brandenburgicus

    Joan Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1649-50

    Antique map of the Margraviate of Brandenburg by J. Blaeu. From the island of Rügen with Mecklenburg and Pomerania to Saxony-Anhalt. In the east the northwestern part of Poland. With Berlin,...

    Marchionatus Brandenburgicus
    12981

    Old coloured map of Brandenburg, Germany. Printed in Amsterdam by Joan Blaeu in 1649.

    390,00 €
  • 1730 - Guillaume de l'Isle

    Guillaume de l'Isle:  Partie Septentrionale de la Souabe

    Covens & Mortier, Amsterdam, circa 1730

    Antique map of northern Württemberg and Franken by Guillaume de l'Isle. This is the Covens & Mortier edition of the detailed map by G. de l'Isle. Showing the area Hornberg, Nuremberg, Stuttgart. In...

    Partie Septentrionale de la Souabe
    12982

    Old coloured map of Nordwürttemberg, Franken. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1730.

    300,00 €
  • 1680 - Frederick de Wit

    Frederick de Wit:  Nova Tabula Magni Ducatus Finlandiae in Provincias Divisa, Multis Locis...

    F. de Wit, Amsterdam, circa 1680

    Old colored antique map of Finland by Frederick de Wit. Surrounded by the Gulf of Bothnia and the Gulf of Finland. In the west parts of Sweden and Aland, in the east Lake Ladoga. With Helsinki,...

    Nova Tabula Magni Ducatus Finlandiae in Provincias Divisa, Multis Locis...
    12983

    Old coloured map of Finland. Printed in Amsterdam by F. de Wit circa 1680.

    450,00 €
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