Antique Maps and Atlases


Welcome to Götzfried Antique Maps. We offer antique maps by the most famous cartographers, sea charts from the Age of Discovery and atlases printed almost 500 years ago.

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Highlights


  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  Terra de lavoratore

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare and sought-after map of North America by Benedetto Bordone. Shows the North American continent with the northern part of South America. With several settlements and the name Terra de...

    Terra de lavoratore
    12248

    Antique woodcut map of North America. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    2 300,00 €
  • 1525 - Laurent Fries

    Laurent Fries:  [Tab. Mo. Primae Partis Aphricae et Tabula Secunde partis Aphricae.]

    Johannes Grüninger, Strasbourg, 1525

    Early woodcut map of North Africa by Laurent Fries after Martin Waldseemüller. Shows the the northern and western part of the continent. This woodcut map comes from the 1525 Strasbourg edition of...

    [Tab. Mo. Primae Partis Aphricae et Tabula Secunde partis Aphricae.]
    11887

    Antique woodcut map of North Africa. Printed in Strasbourg by Johannes Grüninger in 1525.

    1 500,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Das erst General, inhaltend die beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen Erderichs und Möre

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    16th Century Woodcut Map of the World.Early woodcut world map by Sebastian Münster. This 'modern' map of the world is an oval projection with a vigorous surround of clouds and lusty...

    Das erst General, inhaltend die beschreibung und den Circkel des gantzen...
    11687

    16th century woodcut map of the world. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    2 900,00 €
  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Insularum Hispaniolae et Cubae, Cum Insulis circumjacentibus accurata delineatio.

    Johannes Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1650

    First Edition of Jansson's map of Southern Florida and the Western Caribbean Rare and very decorative, old coloured sea chart of Southern Florida and the Western Caribbean by J. Janssonius....

    Insularum Hispaniolae et Cubae, Cum Insulis circumjacentibus accurata...
    11917

    Old coloured sea chart of Florida and Western Caribbean. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Janssonius in 1650.

    2 200,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  Cipro

    Venice, 1528-1565

    The 2nd printed map of Cyprus.Rare woodcut map of Cyprus by Benedetto Bordone on a double sheet. Printed from two woodblocks. Shows Cyprus with the south coast of Turkey, in the east Antioch...

    Cipro
    12197

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

    2 800,00 €
  • 1608 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Irlandiae Accurata Descriptio, Auctore Baptista Boazio

    J. B. Vrients, Antwerp, 1608 or 1612

    Rare and incredible decorative map of Ireland with beautiful old colour. This west-oriented map rarely appears on the market, since it was bound in only a few copies of the Ortelius Atlas, while...

    Irlandiae Accurata Descriptio, Auctore Baptista Boazio
    11476

    One of the most desirable map of Ireland for collectors. Based on the map of Boazio, published by J. B. Vrients in Antwerp between 1608 and 1612.

    7 900,00 €

New Additions


  • 1493 - Hartmann Schedel

    Hartmann Schedel:  In Principio creavit Deus celum et terra...

    Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493

    The Book of Chronicles or Liber Chronicarum by Hartmann Schedel, also called Schedel's World History or Nuremberg Chronicle , starts with the creation of the world by God according to the...

    In Principio creavit Deus celum et terra...
    12145

    Collection of 4 sheets of the history of creation, Genesis, printed by H. Koberger 1493 in Nuremberg.

    3 500,00 €
  • 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 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  La Gran Ciudad di Temistitan

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare and important plan of Mexico City by Benedetto Bordone. Shows Tenochtitlan, the capital of the Aztec Empire, which was destroyed by the Spanish conquistadors. The remains of Tenochtitlan are...

    La Gran Ciudad di Temistitan
    12246

    Antique woodcut map of Tenochtitlan, Mexico City. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    650,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  [West Indies, Jamaica, Hispaniola and South America]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare map of the Caribbean with parts of South America by Benedetto Bordone. With Jamaica, Hispaniola and the northern part of South America.From Libro di Benedetto Bordone... de tutte...

    [West Indies, Jamaica, Hispaniola and South America]
    12247

    Antique woodcut map of Hispaniola, Jamaica. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    690,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  Terra de lavoratore

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare and sought-after map of North America by Benedetto Bordone. Shows the North American continent with the northern part of South America. With several settlements and the name Terra de...

    Terra de lavoratore
    12248

    Antique woodcut map of North America. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    2 300,00 €
  • 1791 - Franz Johann Joseph von Reilly

    Franz Johann Joseph von Reilly:  General Karte von den Konigreichen Schweden, Dänemark u. Norwegen mit Grönland und den Inseln...

    Reilly, Vienna, 1791

    Antique map of Scandinavia by F. J. v. Reilly. Shows Sweden and Norway. Above inset maps of Iceland and the Faroe Islands.From Reilly's Schauplatz der fünf Theile der Welt , an atlas with...

    General Karte von den Konigreichen Schweden, Dänemark u. Norwegen mit...
    12314

    Old coloured map of the Faroe Islands, Iceland, Norway, Sweden. Printed in Vienna by Reilly in 1791.

    150,00 €
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