Antique Maps and Atlases


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  • 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 €
  • 1730 - Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr

    Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr:  Globus Terrestris Novus. Loca Terrae insigniera - sec. praestant Astron. et Geogr. -...

    J. G. Puschner, Nuremberg, 1730

    Important and beautiful table globe made by Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr in 1730. Doppelmayr was a astronomer and geographer and also made globes after working with Johann Baptist Homann in Nuremberg...

    Globus Terrestris Novus. Loca Terrae insigniera - sec. praestant Astron....
    12749

    Old coloured table globes by J. G. Doppelmayr. Made in Sothern Germany in 1730.

    14 500,00 €
  • 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 €
  • 1702 - Anonymous

    Anonymous:  [Donau Strom von Sigmaringen bis Donauwörth]

    circa 1702

    Important manuscript map of the Danube River in Upper Swabia on vellum.Very large, impressive and detailed manuscript map of the Danube river between Sigmaringen and Donauwörth. Drawn on...

    [Donau Strom von Sigmaringen bis Donauwörth]
    12078

    Manuscript map on vellum of Upper Swabia. Drawn around 1702.

    8 500,00 €
  • 1617 - Pieter van den Keere

    Pieter van den Keere:  Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss. Descript. Iacobo Surhonio Monta. Auct.

    Petrus Kaerius, Amsterdam, 1617

    Rare antique map of Luxembourg by Petrus Kaerius. This is the first edition, dated 1617. In the east the Moselle from Metz to Trier, in the west the Meuse with Namur and Charleville-Mézières. To...

    Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss. Descript. Iacobo Surhonio Monta. Auct.
    12558

    Coloured map of Luxembourg. Printed in Amsterdam by Petrus Kaerius in 1617.

    1 900,00 €
  • 1493 - Hartmann Schedel

    Hartmann Schedel:  Imago Mortis

    Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493

    The famouse Dance of Death or Danse Macabre is one of the most sought after leaves of the Nuremberg Chronicle by Hartmann Schedel. This woodcut is attribute occasionally to Albrecht Dürer....

    Imago Mortis
    12612

    Dance of the Death (Danse Macabre) by Wilhelm Pleydenwurff from Schedel's world chronicle, printed in Nuremberg in 1493.

    2 200,00 €

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  • 1730 - Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr

    Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr:  Globus Terrestris Novus. Loca Terrae insigniera - sec. praestant Astron. et Geogr. -...

    J. G. Puschner, Nuremberg, 1730

    Important and beautiful table globe made by Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr in 1730. Doppelmayr was a astronomer and geographer and also made globes after working with Johann Baptist Homann in Nuremberg...

    Globus Terrestris Novus. Loca Terrae insigniera - sec. praestant Astron....
    12749

    Old coloured table globes by J. G. Doppelmayr. Made in Sothern Germany in 1730.

    14 500,00 €
  • 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 €
  • 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 €
  • 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 €
  • 1654 - Nicolas Visscher

    Nicolas Visscher:  Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt van onsen Salichmaecker Iesu Christo, neffens syne Apostelen.

    Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn, Amsterdam, 1654

    Very decorative map of the Holy Land by Nicolas Visscher. Below biblical scenes and the title cartouche, in the Mediterranean sailing ships with the itinerary of the Apostle Paul. From the Dutch...

    Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt van onsen Salichmaecker Iesu...
    12746

    Antique map of the Holy Land. Printed in Amsterdam by Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn in 1654.

    290,00 €
  • 1654 - Nicolas Visscher

    Nicolas Visscher:  De Gelegenheyt van't Paradys ende't Landt Canaan...

    Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn, Amsterdam, 1654

    Decorative map of the location of Paradise by Nicolas Visscher. Above biblical scenes with Adam and Eve, in between the title cartouche. In the Mediterranean Sea with Cyprus, a sailing ship and a...

    De Gelegenheyt van't Paradys ende't Landt Canaan...
    12747

    Antique map of the Middle East. Printed in Amsterdam by Paulus Aertsz van Ravesteyn in 1654.

    390,00 €
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