North Africa

  • Hartmann Schedel:  Alexandria

    Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493

    A very early woodcut view of Alexandria in Egypt by Hartmann Schedel. From the famous Liber Chronicarum also known as the Nuremberg Chronicle , printed in 1493. Leaf number LXXVII.The...

    Alexandria
    1493 - Hartmann Schedel
    12107

    Coloured woodcut town view of Alexandria. Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger in 1493.

    200,00 €
  • Hartmann Schedel:  Damiata

    Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493

    Early woodcut view of Damiette (Dumyat) in Egypt by Hartmann Schedel. On verso a view of ancient Corinth in Greece. From the famous Liber Chronicarum also known as the Nuremberg Chronicle ,...

    Damiata
    1493 - Hartmann Schedel
    12108

    Coloured woodcut town view of Dumyat, Damietta. Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger in 1493.

    200,00 €
  • 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.]
    1525 - Laurent Fries
    11887

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

    1 500,00 €
  • Benedetto Bordone:  [Map of Europe]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Bordone's map of EuropeEarly woodcut map of Europe by Benedetto Bordone. One of the erliest printed maps of Europe. Shows Europe, the Mediterranean Sea, North Africa in the south and Norway...

    [Map of Europe]
    1528 - Benedetto Bordone
    12195

    Antique woodcut map of the European continent. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    2 500,00 €
  • Benedetto Bordone:  [Madeira and Canary Islands]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare map of Madeira by Benedetto Bordone. On verso a map of the Canary Islands with the coast of Africa. Two woodcut maps on one sheet.From Libro di Benedetto Bordone... de tutte l'isole del...

    [Madeira and Canary Islands]
    1528 - Benedetto Bordone
    12241

    Antique woodcut map of Madeira, Canary Islands. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    420,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  Von Stetten Mauritanie / Von den Löwen und irer Natur

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1550

    Early small woodcut view of Mauritania. On verso a depiction of a lion.From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder ,...

    Von Stetten Mauritanie / Von den Löwen und irer Natur
    1550 - Sebastian Münster
    12596

    Antique woodcut town view of Lion, Mauritania. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1550.

    70,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  [Nile River delta] / Bacchus

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1550

    Early woodcut map of the Nile River delta by Sebastian Münster. Shows the Mediterranean coast with parts of the Gulf of Suez. With Alexandria in the West, Cairo with the Pyramids of Giza in the...

    [Nile River delta] / Bacchus
    1550 - Sebastian Münster
    12597

    Antique woodcut map of the Nile River. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1550.

    180,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  Babylon, Memphis, Alkair

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1550

    Early small woodcut view of Cairo in Egypt. On verso a depiction of Queen Cleopatra with snake.From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder...

    Babylon, Memphis, Alkair
    1550 - Sebastian Münster
    12598

    Antique woodcut town view of Cairo, Egypt. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1550.

    100,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  Algier

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of Algier, Algeria, North Africa. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full page. The sheet was...

    Algier
    1574 - Sebastian Münster
    11530

    Antique woodcut town view of Algier, Algeria. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    120,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  Von den Stetten Mauritanie

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of ancient Cirta, today Constantine in Algeria, North Africa. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the...

    Von den Stetten Mauritanie
    1574 - Sebastian Münster
    11531

    Antique woodcut town view of Cirta, Constantine, Algeria. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    30,00 €
  • Sebastian Münster:  [Nile River delta]

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Beautiful woodcut map of the Nile River delta by Sebastian Münster. Shows the Mediterranean coast with parts of the Gulf of Suez. With Alexandria in the West, Cairo with the Pyramids of Giza in the...

    [Nile River delta]
    1574 - Sebastian Münster
    11681

    Coloured woodcut map of the Nile River. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    230,00 €
  • Francois de Belleforest:  Septa

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A scarce and early woodcut view of Ceuta, north-western Africa, belonging to Spain. Ruled in brown ink. As a woodcut view, it is extremely fine cut. On the full text sheet. Based on the Ceuta view...

    Septa
    1575 - Francois de Belleforest
    11420

    Antique woodcut town view of Ceuta. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    220,00 €
  • Francois de Belleforest:  Arzilla

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A scarce and early woodcut view of Asilah, Morocco. Ruled in brown ink. As a woodcut view, it is extremely fine cut. On the full text sheet. Based on the Asilah view of Braun and Hogenberg. The...

    Arzilla
    1575 - Francois de Belleforest
    11421

    Antique woodcut town view of Asilah, Morocco. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    190,00 €
  • Francois de Belleforest:  Sala

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A scarce and early woodcut view of Salé, Morocco. Ruled in brown ink. As a woodcut view, it is extremely fine cut. On the full text sheet. Based on the Salé view of Braun and Hogenberg. The view...

    Sala
    1575 - Francois de Belleforest
    11422

    Antique woodcut town view of Sale, Morocco. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    190,00 €
  • Gerard de Jode:  Natoliam Moderni / Turcia Turci Cive Imperii

    G. de Jode, Antwerp, 1578

    From The Rare First Atlas Edition. Rare first edition of the antique map of the Ottoman Empire by Gerard de Jode. Shows the eastern Mediterranean, the southeast of Europe, Asia Minor with...

    Natoliam Moderni / Turcia Turci Cive Imperii
    1578 - Gerard de Jode
    12556

    Antique map of the Ottoman Empire, Turkish Empire. Printed in Antwerp by G. de Jode in 1578.

    4 900,00 €
  • Daniel Meissner:  Aphrodisium

    Fürst, Nuremberg, 1638

    Cooper engraved view of Bone in Tunisia from D. Meisner "Sciographia Cosmica" printed 1638 in Nuremberg. With Latin and German aphorism.

    Aphrodisium
    1638 - Daniel Meissner
    10604

    Antique town view of Bone, Tunisia. Printed in Nuremberg by Fürst in 1638.

    80,00 €
  • Johannes Janssonius:  Pascaart, Waer in men claarlyck zien can, alle havens rivieren droogten, gelegen tusschen C.S....

    Johannis Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1650

    Rare and very decorative sea chart of the Atlantic coast of North Africa. Shows the coastline from southern Portugal to Gibraltar and North Africa from Morocco to Gambia. With the Canary Islands...

    Pascaart, Waer in men claarlyck zien can, alle havens rivieren droogten,...
    1650 - Johannes Janssonius
    11864

    Coloured sea chart of the Atlantic Ocean. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannis Janssonius in 1650.

    750,00 €
  • Alexis Hubert Jaillot:  Estats de l'Empire du Grand Seigneur des Turcs en Europe, es Asie, et en Afrique / Nova Imperii...

    H. Jaillot, Paris, 1696

    Old coloured antique map of the Ottoman Empire by Hubert Jaillot. Shows the south-east of Europe, the Middle East and the north-east of Africa. A title cartouche at the bottom centre.

    Estats de l'Empire du Grand Seigneur des Turcs en Europe, es Asie, et en...
    1696 - Alexis Hubert Jaillot
    12480

    Old coloured map of the Ottoman Empire, Turkish Empire. Printed in Paris by H. Jaillot in 1696.

    780,00 €
  • Phillip Clüver:  Mauritana et Africa Propria nunc Barbaria

    circa 1700

    Nice engraved map of the north-western part of Africa with the Canary Islands by Phillip Clüver. With one cartouch.

    Mauritana et Africa Propria nunc Barbaria
    1700 - Phillip Clüver
    10783

    Antique map of North-Western Africa. Printed circa 1700.

    80,00 €
  • Johannes Loots:  Nieuwe verbeterde Pascaart Beginnende van het Canaal en so Langs de kusten van Spanjen, en...

    Johannes Loots, Amsterdam, circa 1700

    Very rare nautical chart of the north-eastern Atlantic by Johannes Loots. Shows the coastline from Southern Ireland, Cornwall, Brittany, Spain, Portugal and the northwest coast of Africa to Cape...

    Nieuwe verbeterde Pascaart Beginnende van het Canaal en so Langs de...
    1700 - Johannes Loots
    12616

    Sea chart of the Atlantic Ocean. Printed in Amsterdam by Johannes Loots circa 1700.

    3 400,00 €
  • Christoph Weigel:  Africae Pars Superior Occidentalis

    Johann Ernst Adelbulner, Nuremberg, 1718

    Antique map of Northwest Africa with the Canary Islands by Christoph Weigel. Showing the northwest coast of Africa, in the south to Cap-Vert (Capo Verde) near Dakar. With the Senegal, Morocco,...

    Africae Pars Superior Occidentalis
    1718 - Christoph Weigel
    11961

    Old coloured map of Northwest Africa with Canary Islands. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Ernst Adelbulner in 1718.

    300,00 €
  • Guillaume de l'Isle:  Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de l'Abissinie

    Covens & Mortier, Amsterdam, circa 1730

    Old coloured map of the Northeast of Africa with the Arabian Peninsula after Guillaume de l'Isle. This is the Covens & Mortier edition of the detailed map by G. de l'Isle. With the eastern...

    Carte de l'Egypte de la Nubie de l'Abissinie
    1730 - Guillaume de l'Isle
    12451

    Old coloured map of Egypt. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1730.

    400,00 €
  • Guillaume de l'Isle:  Carte de la Turquie de l'Arabie et de la Perse / Tabula Nova Imperii Turcarum, Arabum et Persarum

    Covens & Mortier, Amsterdam, circa 1730

    Old coloured map of the Turkish Empire, Arabia and Persia after Guillaume de l'Isle. This is the Covens & Mortier edition of the detailed map by G. de l'Isle. With the eastern Mediterranean, the...

    Carte de la Turquie de l'Arabie et de la Perse / Tabula Nova Imperii...
    1730 - Guillaume de l'Isle
    12452

    Old coloured map of the Middle East. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1730.

    450,00 €
  • Frederick Louis Norden:  Plan des Statues Colossales et des Ruines du Palais de Memnon dans l'ancienne Thebes

    Didot l'ainé, Paris, 1795

    Copper engraved plan of the Statues of Amenhotep III and the Colossi of Memnon close to Carnac and Luxxor in Egypt.

    Plan des Statues Colossales et des Ruines du Palais de Memnon dans...
    1795 - Frederick Louis Norden
    10261

    Copper engraving of an architectural illustration. Egypt, Colossi of Memnon, Statues of Amenhotep III. Printed in Paris by Didot l'ainé in 1795.

    20,00 €
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