Scandinavia

  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Gemeine Beschreibung Aller Mitnachtigen Lander Schweden, Gothen, Nordwegien, Dennmarck &c.

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut map of Scandinavia. Shows Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Scotland, Denmark with the North Sea and Baltic Sea. Sebastian Munster's second map of Scandinavia, based on the Carta...

    Gemeine Beschreibung Aller Mitnachtigen Lander Schweden, Gothen,...
    11324

    Antique woodcut map of Iceland, Finland, Norway, Sweden. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    1 200,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Gotland oder Gothen

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut map of Scandinavia by Sebastian Münster. With Norway, Sweden, Finland, Livonia, Tallinn and Riga. On the full text sheet. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography,...

    Gotland oder Gothen
    11409

    Antique woodcut map of Scandinavia. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    140,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Beschreibung des Koenigreichs Dennmarck...

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut map of Denmark and Southern Sweden by Sebastian Münster. On the full text sheet. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder beschreibung...

    Beschreibung des Koenigreichs Dennmarck...
    11410

    Antique woodcut map of Sweden, Denmark. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    120,00 €
  • 1575 - Tomaso Porcacchi

    Tomaso Porcacchi:  Islanda

    S. Galignani, G. Porro, Venice, circa 1575

    Attractive copper engraved map of Iceland from the famous "L'isole piu famose del Mondo" of T. Porcacci. The map was engraved by Girolamo Porro, and first printed 1572 in Venice.

    Islanda
    10842

    Antique map of Iceland. Printed in Venice by S. Galignani, G. Porro circa 1575.

    550,00 €
  • 1588 - Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer

    Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer:  De Custen van Een Deel van Denmarken en Swederijk, Beginnede va Vuijtste tot Calmer toe. Orae...

    Cornelis Claesz, Amsterdam, 1588

    Rare sea chart of the coasts of Sweden by Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer. Shows the coastline between Simrishamn and Kalmar with Åhus and the islands Oland, Hanö and Bornholm. With two decorative...

    De Custen van Een Deel van Denmarken en Swederijk, Beginnede va Vuijtste...
    11767

    Coloured sea chart of Sweden. Printed in Amsterdam by Cornelis Claesz in 1588.

    1 350,00 €
  • 1588 - Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer

    Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer:  Beschrijuinge vande wterste omlopende custe van Judtlandt aen weder zijden op de Belt en Noortzee...

    Cornelis Claesz, Amsterdam, 1588

    Rare and very beautiful sea chart of the coasts of Denmark by Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer. Shows the coastline of Jutland with Aalborg, Hals, Saeby, Hirtshals to Skagen and the island of Laesoe...

    Beschrijuinge vande wterste omlopende custe van Judtlandt aen weder...
    11768

    Coloured sea chart of Jutland. Printed in Amsterdam by Cornelis Claesz in 1588.

    1 350,00 €
  • 1641 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu

    Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Gothia

    Joan & Cornelius Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1641-42

    Beautiful coloured map of southern Sweden showing Götaland. This is the early version of the map with mileage scale cartouche and without publishers address. With two large coat of arms and several...

    Gothia
    11468

    Coloured map of Gothia, Götaland, Sweden. Printed in Amsterdam by Joan & Cornelius Blaeu in 1641.

    650,00 €
  • 1720 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Plan der Belagerung von Friedrichshall, angefangen von Carl dem XII der Schweden Goth und Wenden...

    Nuremberg, circa 1720

    Rare and very decorative plan of the siege of Fredrikshald (Halden) and its fortress Fredriksten in 1718. The engraved plan by Johann Baptist Homann shows the military intervention of King Charles...

    Plan der Belagerung von Friedrichshall, angefangen von Carl dem XII der...
    11495

    Old coloured map of Fortress Fredriksten, Fredrikshald, Halden. Printed in Nuremberg circa 1720.

    850,00 €
  • 1493 - Hartmann Schedel

    Hartmann Schedel:  [Germania Magna]

    Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493

    The first modern map of northern and central EuropeSecond printed map of the North, after the woodcut map published in the Ulm Ptolemy edition of 1482/86. First issue, with Latin text...

    [Germania Magna]
    11306

    Antique woodcut map of the European continent. Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger in 1493.

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  • 1520 - Martin Waldseemüller

    Martin Waldseemüller:  Octava Europe Tabula

    Johannes Schott, Strasbourg, 1513 or 1520

    Early woodcut map of Eastern Europe from M. Waldseemuller of 1513/1520. With the Crimea peninsula.Shows the area between the Baltic Sea with parts of Scandinavia and the Black Sea with the...

    Octava Europe Tabula
    11303

    Antique woodcut map of Scandinavia, Poland, Eastern Europe. Printed in Strasbourg by Johannes Schott in 1513 or 1520.

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  • 1561 - Girolamo Ruscelli

    Girolamo Ruscelli:  Schonladia Nuova

    Venice, 1561-64

    Early copper engraved map of Scandinavia with Greenland by G. Ruscelli from his Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo La Alessandrino . Greenland is separated from Norway by a narrow channel, Iceland is...

    Schonladia Nuova
    11433

    Antique map of Scandinavia. Printed in Venice in the year 1561.

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  • 1584 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Septentrionalium Regionum Descrip.

    Antwerp, 1584

    Fascinating and important map of the North Atlantic by A. Ortelius in stunning original colours.Showing Scandinavia, Siberia and the Arctic regions in the East, the British Isles with the...

    Septentrionalium Regionum Descrip.
    11436

    Old coloured map of the North Pole, North Atlantic. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1584.

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  • 1636 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Nova et accurata Tabula Episcopatuum Stavangriensis, Bergensis et Asloiensis Vicinarumque aliquot...

    Amsterdam, 1636

    Original old coloured map of southern Norway by J. Janssonius. Showing the area between Oslo, Stavanger and Bergen. Decorated with a figural cartouche with mileage scale, a allegoric cartouche with...

    Nova et accurata Tabula Episcopatuum Stavangriensis, Bergensis et...
    10878

    Old coloured map of Bergen, Stavanger, Oslo, Norway. Printed in Amsterdam in the year 1636.

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  • 1640 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu

    Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Fionia vulgo Funen

    J. Blaeu, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Beautiful old coloured map of Funen in Denmark from J. Blaeu. Showing Funen, Als and Langeland. With one coloured cartouche and scale.

    Fionia vulgo Funen
    10472

    Old coloured map of Fyn, Funen, Denmark. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Blaeu circa 1640.

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  • 1645 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu

    Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Ducatus Uplandia. Joh. et Cornelius Blaeu exc.

    Joan & Cornelius Blaeu, Amsterdam, circa 1645

    Original old coloured engraved map of central Sweden showing the area around Stockholm. With a Swedish coat of arms, a figural cartouche with rural people and a knight in amour, a allegoric...

    Ducatus Uplandia. Joh. et Cornelius Blaeu exc.
    10845

    Old coloured map of Uppland, Sweden. Printed in Amsterdam by Joan & Cornelius Blaeu circa 1645.

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  • 1747 - Emanuel Bowen

    Emanuel Bowen:  A Map of Old Greenland or Oster Bygd & Wester Bygd ... An Improved Map of Iceland ... A Map of...

    E. Bowen, London, 1747

    An unusual copper engraving by E. Bowen from 'A Complete System of Geography'. Featuring 4 small maps of the North Atlantic Islands Greenland, Iceland and Faroe. A curiosity on the sheet is the...

    A Map of Old Greenland or Oster Bygd & Wester Bygd ... An Improved Map...
    11029

    Antique map of the Faroe Islands, Greenland, Island. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

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  • 1747 - Emanuel Bowen

    Emanuel Bowen:  A New and Accurate Map of Denmark ...

    E. Bowen, London, 1747

    Decorative engraved map of Denmark by Bowen from 'A Complete System of Geography'. With one decorative cartouche, a compass rose and a mileage scale.

    A New and Accurate Map of Denmark ...
    11099

    Antique map of Denmark. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

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