Antique Maps and Atlases


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  • 1616 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Nova Germaniae Descriptio

    Johannes Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1616 [1632]

    Scarce Janssonius map of the Holy Roman Empire with side panels.Very decorative and rare 'carte-à-figures' map of Germany with the surrounding countries by Johannes Janssonius. First...

    Nova Germaniae Descriptio
    12656

    Coloured map of Germany. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Janssonius in 1632.

    1 900,00 €
  • 1639 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Iaponiae Nova Descriptio

    J. Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1639-49

    Early Map of Japan with Korea as an Island.Old coloured antique map of Japan and Korea by J. Janssonius after Mercator-Hondius. In the west the coastline of China, Korea is shown as an...

    Iaponiae Nova Descriptio
    12559

    Old coloured map of Japan - Korea. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius in 1639.

    1 800,00 €
  • 1493 - Hartmann Schedel

    Hartmann Schedel:  [Armageddon, Apocalypse] Septima etas mundi

    Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493

    The Apocalypse or Armageddon is one of the most sought-after woodcuts of the Book of Chronicles or Liber Chronicarum by Hartmann Schedel, also called Schedel's World History or Nuremberg...

    [Armageddon, Apocalypse] Septima etas mundi
    12148

    Armageddon, Apocalypse from Liber Chronicarum by Hartmann Schedel printed 1493 in Nuremberg.

    2 400,00 €
  • 1690 - Justus Danckerts

    Justus Danckerts:  Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae nec non Pennsylvaniae et Partis Virginiae Tabula ...

    Justus Danckerts, Amsterdam, circa 1690

    Danckerts' famous map of New England, Virginia, and Pennsylvania with an early view of New York City in stunning old color.This scarce map by Justus Danckerts is of such importance because...

    Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae nec non Pennsylvaniae et Partis Virginiae...
    11771

    Important map of the Northeast with a view of New York. Printed in Amsterdam c. 1690 by Justus Danckerts.

    7 000,00 €
  • 1633 - Jodocus Hondius

    Jodocus Hondius:  Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas Dictarum ... Accurate Descripta

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, 1633 [1634]

    Very decorative old coloured antique nautical chart of the Islands of Bermuda by Hendrick Hondius. Shows the Bermuda Islands with Grand Bermuda, Somerset Island and Saint George's Island. Decorated...

    Mappa Aestivarum Insularum, alias Barmudas Dictarum ... Accurate Descripta
    12424

    Old coloured sea chart of Bermuda. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius in 1634.

    1 700,00 €
  • 1585 - Braun & Hogenberg

    Braun & Hogenberg:  Danorum Marca, vel Cimbricum, aut Daniae regnum...

    Gottfried von Kempen, Cologne, 1585 [1588]

    Gorgeous coloured map of Denmark by M. Jordanus from the town book Civitates orbis terrarum by Braun and Hogenberg. Showing Denmark with Holstein and Zealand with Bornholm in the east. Decorated...

    Danorum Marca, vel Cimbricum, aut Daniae regnum...
    12650

    Coloured map of Denmark. Printed in Cologne by Gottfried von Kempen in 1588.

    2 300,00 €

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  • 1591 - Theodor de Bry

    Theodor de Bry:  Floridae Americae Provinciae Recens & exactissima descriptio Auctore Iacobo le Moyne...

    Theodor de Bry, Frankfurt, 1591

    One of the Most Important 16th Century Maps of Florida and the Southeastern United States.A very fine example of De Bry's cornerstone map of Florida. Based on the map Jacques le Moyne prepared...

    Floridae Americae Provinciae Recens & exactissima descriptio Auctore...
    12743

    Jacques le Moyne's map of Florida. Printed in Frankfurt by Theodor de Bry in 1591.

    16 500,00 €
  • 1567 - Olaus Magnus

    Olaus Magnus:  [Scandinavia]

    Henric Petri, Basle, 1567

    Olaus Magnus' Important Map of Scandinavia.Very rare and important map of Scandinavia by Olaus Magnus, printed in 1567. From the Historia Olai Magni gothi archiepiscopi Upsalensis De...

    [Scandinavia]
    12744

    Antique woodcut map of Scandinavia. Printed in Basle by Henric Petri in 1567.

    6 900,00 €
  • 1654 - Nicolas Visscher

    Nicolas Visscher:  Orbis Terrarum Typus De Integro In Plurimis Emendatus Auctus et Icunculis Illustratus Auct....

    Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn, Amsterdam, 1654

    The First of a Series of World Maps to Be Found in Dutch Bibles.The rare first edition of Nicolas Visscher's beautiful world map from the Dutch Ravesteyn Bible of 1654. R. W. Shirley is only...

    Orbis Terrarum Typus De Integro In Plurimis Emendatus Auctus et...
    12738

    Rare world map by Nicolas Visscher. Published 1654 in Amsterdam.

    3 500,00 €
  • 1774 - Tobias Conrad Lotter

    Tobias Conrad Lotter:  Sphaera Armillaris / Instrumentum artificiale Orrery ab inventore appellatum

    T. C. Lotter, Augsburg, 1774

    Rare and very decorative engraving with two astronomical devices: On the left an armillary sphere to show the movement of the heavenly bodies, on the right a planetarium, as it was constructed in...

    Sphaera Armillaris / Instrumentum artificiale Orrery ab inventore...
    12741

    Armillary Sphere and Planetarium. Printed in Augsburg by T. C. Lotter in 1774.

    950,00 €
  • 1700 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Regnorum Siciliae et Sardiniae nova & accurata tabula - Sardiniae Insula & regnum

    J. B. Homann, Nuremberg, 1700-02

    Rare antique map of Sicily and Sardinia in the Mediterranean by J. B. Homann. One of the early maps by Homann when he was still working for David Funck. Maps engraved by Homann before and around...

    Regnorum Siciliae et Sardiniae nova & accurata tabula - Sardiniae Insula...
    12745

    Old coloured map of Sicily, Sardinia. Printed in Nuremberg by J. B. Homann in 1700.

    690,00 €
  • 1654 - Nicolas Visscher

    Nicolas Visscher:  Geographische Beschryvinghe Van de Wandeling Der Apostelen ende De Reysen Pauli...

    Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn, Amsterdam, 1654

    Very decorative map of the Eastern Mediterranean by Nicolas Visscher from 1654. From Italy to the Holy Land, Iraq and up to the Red Sea. With Sicily, Malta and Cyprus. Shows the travel of St. Paul...

    Geographische Beschryvinghe Van de Wandeling Der Apostelen ende De...
    12739

    Old map of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea. Printed in Amsterdam by Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn in 1654.

    590,00 €
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