Hesse

  • Sebastian Münster:  Erdfurt die Hauptstatt in Thüringen nach eusserlichem Ansehenauffs fleissigest contrafhetet / Die...

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Fulda with Erfurt on one sheet. Title and a description of the city and a map on verso. From the German edition of Sebastian Munster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey...

    Erdfurt die Hauptstatt in Thüringen nach eusserlichem Ansehenauffs...
    1574 - Sebastian Münster
    11599

    Antique woodcut town view of Fulda, Erfurt. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

  • Abraham Ortelius:  Franciae Orientalis ( Vulgo / Franckenlant ) Descriptio, Auctore, Sebast. A Rotenhan.

    Plantin, Antwerp, 1579

    Original old colour copper engraved map of Franconia in Bavaria by A. Ortelius. Showing the area around Bamberg and Würzburg. From the 1579 Latin edition of "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum".

    Franciae Orientalis ( Vulgo / Franckenlant ) Descriptio, Auctore,...
    1579 - Abraham Ortelius
    10590

    Old coloured map of Franconia, Bavaria. Printed in Antwerp by Plantin in 1579.

  • Abraham Ortelius:  Hassiae Descriptio, Ioanne Drynadro Auctore / Holsatiae Descrip.

    A. Ortelius, Antwerp, 1579

    Old coloured antique map of Schleswig-Holstein and Hesse by A. Ortelius. Two maps on a sheet. The right map shows Schleswig-Holstein between the Elbe river and Flensburg and from the North Sea to...

    Hassiae Descriptio, Ioanne Drynadro Auctore / Holsatiae Descrip.
    1579 - Abraham Ortelius
    11857

    Old coloured map of Schleswig-Holstein, Hesse. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius in 1579.

  • Matthias Quad:  Waldeck, Comitatus

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, circa 1600

    Antique map of Waldeck, Hesse by Matthias Quad. Shows the area around Waldeck between Frankenberg (Eder) and Warburg. With Korbach and Waldeck in the centre. With beautiful title cartouche to the...

    Waldeck, Comitatus
    1600 - Matthias Quad
    12391

    Coloured map of Waldeck, Hessen, Hesse. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher circa 1600.

  • Matthias Quad:  Hessenlandt vorzeiten ein Graeffschafft, nun aber zu einer Landtgraefschafft erhohet ist.

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, circa 1600

    Antique map of Hesse (Hessen) by Matthias Quad. Shows the area between Frankfurt and Kassel with Fritzlar, Alsfeld and Marburg in the centre. With a beautiful title cartouche to the lower left....

    Hessenlandt vorzeiten ein Graeffschafft, nun aber zu einer...
    1600 - Matthias Quad
    12398

    Coloured map of Frankfurt, Hessen, Hesse. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher circa 1600.

  • Abraham Ortelius:  Buchaviae, sive Fuldensis Ditionis Typus / Waldeccensis Comitatus Descriptio Accuratissima

    A. Ortelius, Antwerp, 1603

    Old coloured antique map of Hesse by A. Ortelius. Two maps on one sheet. The right map shows the country Waldeck between Frankenberg (Eder) and Warburg. With Korbach and Waldeck in the centre....

    Buchaviae, sive Fuldensis Ditionis Typus / Waldeccensis Comitatus...
    1603 - Abraham Ortelius
    11854

    Old coloured map of Fulda, Waldeck, Hesse. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius in 1603.

  • Abraham Saur:  Moguntia / Hanouia

    W. Richter, Frankfurt, 1608

    Nice woodcut view of Mainz at the Rhine River on front page and Hanau at the River Kinzig on back side on a full text sheet. From "Parvum Theatrum Urbium sive Urbium Praecipuarum totius orbis...

    Moguntia / Hanouia
    1608 - Abraham Saur
    10542

    Antique woodcut town view of Hanau, Mainz. Printed in Frankfurt by W. Richter in 1608.

  • Abraham Ortelius:  Franciae Orientalis (vulgo Franckenlant) Descriptio / Monasteriensis et Osnaburgensis Episcopatus...

    A. Ortelius, Antwerp, 1609-41

    Antique map of Franconia and the Münsterland by A. Ortelius. Two maps on one sheet. The right map shows the Münsterland with parts of Lower Saxony between Oldenburg and the Lippe river. In the west...

    Franciae Orientalis (vulgo Franckenlant) Descriptio / Monasteriensis et...
    1609 - Abraham Ortelius
    11848

    Antique map of Franconia, Bavaria, North Rhine-Westphalia. Printed in Antwerp by A. Ortelius in 1609.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Nova Franconiae Descriptio. Amsterdam

    J. Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1626 [1632]

    Rare 'carte-à-figure' of Franconia engraved by Abraham Goos in 1626 for J. Janssonius. Showing Franconia with Bamberg, Wurzburg, Nuremberg, Heidelberg and Wertheim. The map has coats of arms and...

    Nova Franconiae Descriptio. Amsterdam
    1626 - Johannes Janssonius
    10958

    Antique map of Franconia, Bavaria. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius in 1632.

  • Jodocus Hondius:  Nassovia Comitatus

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1630

    Nice copper engraved map of Nassau by H. Hondius. Two nice cartouches and a coats-of-arm. Showing the area between Koblenz, Wiesbaden, Gießen and Olpe. Rare separate issued sheet without the text...

    Nassovia Comitatus
    1630 - Jodocus Hondius
    10673

    Antique map of Nassau, Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1630.

  • Jodocus Hondius:  Totius Rheni, ab eius Capitibus ad Oceanu usque Germanicum in quem se Exonerat Novißima Descriptio

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1630

    Coloured copper engraved map of the course of the Rhine river between Switzerland and the Netherlands by H. Hondius. With two cartouches and mileage scale. Originally printed on top of each other...

    Totius Rheni, ab eius Capitibus ad Oceanu usque Germanicum in quem se...
    1630 - Jodocus Hondius
    10692

    Coloured map of the course of the Rhine River. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1630.

  • Jodocus Hondius:  Hassia Landgraviatus / Illustrissimo Principi ac Domino D. Wilhelmo Dei gratia Lantgravio Hassiae...

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1630

    Very detailed engraved map of Hesse by H. Hondius. With two cartouches and a mileage scale. Showing the area between Alsfeld, Northeim and Eisenach. Centred on the town of Kassel. Without the text...

    Hassia Landgraviatus / Illustrissimo Principi ac Domino D. Wilhelmo Dei...
    1630 - Jodocus Hondius
    10953

    Antique map of Hesse. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1630.

  • Jodocus Hondius:  Totius Circuli Westphalici Accurata descriptio Amstelodami Sumptibus Henrici Hondy

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1630

    West oriented copper engraved map of Lower Saxony with Friesland by H. Hondius. Showing the coastal line between the river mouth of Rhine and Elbe and down to Cologne in the South. With one figural...

    Totius Circuli Westphalici Accurata descriptio Amstelodami Sumptibus...
    1630 - Jodocus Hondius
    10956

    Antique map of Friesland, Lower Saxony. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1630.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Episcopatus Hildesiensis descriptio novissima

    Amsterdam, circa 1630

    Copper engraved map of Lower Saxony centred around Hildesheim by J. Janssonius. Showing the area from Hannover and Braunschweig in the North, towards Einbeck in the Southern Hundsruck. With one...

    Episcopatus Hildesiensis descriptio novissima
    1630 - Johannes Janssonius
    10960

    Antique map of Hildesheim, Lower Saxony. Printed in Amsterdam circa 1630.

  • Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Nassovia Comitatus

    Blaeu, Amsterdam, circa 1635

    Nice copper engraved map of Nassau in original old colour engraved from S. Rogiers by G. Blaeu. Two nice coloured cartouches and a coats-of-arm. Showing the area between Koblenz, Wiesbaden, Gießen...

    Nassovia Comitatus
    1635 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu
    10642

    Old coloured map of Nassau, Rheinland-Pfalz, Hessen. Printed in Amsterdam by Blaeu circa 1635.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Circulus Westphalicus, Sive Germaniae Inferioris.

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    West oriented copper engraved map of North Rhein-Westphalia and Lower Saxony of W. Blaeu bei J. Janssonius. With one beautiful cartouche with small cityview of Hamburg and two sailing ships. From...

    Circulus Westphalicus, Sive Germaniae Inferioris.
    1640 - Johannes Janssonius
    10428

    Coloured map of Friesland, North Rhein-Westphalia. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1640.

  • Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Circulus Westphalicus, Sive Germaniae Inferioris

    Blaeu, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    West oriented copper engraved map of North Rhein-Westphalia and Lower Saxony of W. Blaeu. With one beautiful cartouche with a small cityview of Hamburg and two sailing ships. Cities gold highlighted.

    Circulus Westphalicus, Sive Germaniae Inferioris
    1640 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu
    10457

    Old coloured map of Lower Saxony, North Rhein-Westphalia. Printed in Amsterdam by Blaeu circa 1640.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Territorium Francofurtense. Amstelodami Apud Ioannem Ianßonium.

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Beautiful mid 17th century copper engraved map of the area around Frankfurt from J. Janssonius. Oriented to the South. With two beautiful cartouches and a mileage scale. Rare separate issued sheet...

    Territorium Francofurtense. Amstelodami Apud Ioannem Ianßonium.
    1640 - Johannes Janssonius
    10623

    Antique map of Frankfurt. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1640.

  • Nicolas Visscher:  Palatinatus Rheni Nova, et Accurata Description. A. 1630

    Visscher, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Copper engraved map of the area of Rheinland-Pfalz from N. Visscher. Surrounded with cityviews of Metz and Frankfurt and costumes. With two small cartouches. Showing the area between Zweibrucken,...

    Palatinatus Rheni Nova, et Accurata Description. A. 1630
    1640 - Nicolas Visscher
    10624

    Antique map of Rheinland-Pfalz. Printed in Amsterdam by Visscher circa 1640.

  • Matthäus Merian:  Wahre Vorbildung des Stättlein Höchst, vnd der beiligenden Gelegenheit, sampt der Schlacht so...

    Frankfurt, circa 1650

    Engraving of Hoechst from Theatrum Europaeum by Matthaeus Merian. Showing Schwanheim, Griesheim, Niederrad, Frankfurt, river Nidda and Main, Roedelheim, Sossenheim und Kronberg.

    Wahre Vorbildung des Stättlein Höchst, vnd der beiligenden Gelegenheit,...
    1650 - Matthäus Merian
    10095

    Antique town view of Hoechst. Printed in Frankfurt circa 1650.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Erpach Comitatus

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the Odenwald region of P. Kaerius by J. Janssonius. With two cartouche, a compass rose and coat of arms. Covering the region between Worms, Heidelberg,...

    Erpach Comitatus
    1650 - Johannes Janssonius
    10615

    Antique map of the Odenwald, Bergstrasse, Erbach. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Westphalia Ducatus. Amstelodami, Excudebat Ioannes Ianssonius

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the Westphalia by J. Janssonius. With two cartouche. Covering the region between Essen, Olpe, Landau and Lippe with Meschede in the centre. Rare...

    Westphalia Ducatus. Amstelodami, Excudebat Ioannes Ianssonius
    1650 - Johannes Janssonius
    10619

    Antique map of North Rhine-Westphalia. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Palatinatus ad Rhenum

    Frederic de Wit, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Beautiful original old coloured map of Rhineland-Palatinate by J. Janssonius. With one nice cartouche, one coat-of-arms and a figural mileage scale. With Bingen, Mainz, Frankfurt, Hanau, Heidelberg...

    Palatinatus ad Rhenum
    1650 - Johannes Janssonius
    10651

    Old coloured map of the Rhineland-Palatinate. Printed in Amsterdam by Frederic de Wit circa 1650.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Waldeck Comitatus

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the region between Dortmund and Kassel by J. Janssonius. With one cartouche and a mileage scale. Covering the region between Meschede, Frankenberg,...

    Waldeck Comitatus
    1650 - Johannes Janssonius
    10669

    Antique map of Waldeck, Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

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