Switzerland

  • 1535 - Laurent Fries

    Laurent Fries:  Tabu. Nova Helvetiae

    M. & G. Trechsel, Lyon, 1535

    Woodcut map of Switzerland by L. Fries. From the 1535 Lyon edition of Ptolemy's Geographia edited by M. Servetus and published by M. and G. Trechsel, printed from the 1522 woodblocks from the first...

    Tabu. Nova Helvetiae
    10868

    Antique woodcut map of Switzerland. Printed in Lyon by M. & G. Trechsel in 1535.

    850,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Obern Baden, Statt und Bäder, nach ihrer Gelegenheit auff das aller fleissigest contrafehtet.

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Baden at the river Limmat by Sebastian Munster on the full double sheet. With coat of arms carried by two angels. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's...

    Obern Baden, Statt und Bäder, nach ihrer Gelegenheit auff das aller...
    11344

    Antique woodcut town view of Baden, Aargau. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    250,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Die Statt Chur im Schweizergebirg, in der Grauwenbündter Land, unten vom Rhein gelegen.

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Chur by Sebastian Munster on the full double sheet. Below description of the city. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder...

    Die Statt Chur im Schweizergebirg, in der Grauwenbündter Land, unten vom...
    11346

    Antique woodcut town view of Chur, Graubunden. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    300,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Ware abcontrafhetung der loblichen und alten statt Solothurn, gelegen in der Eydtgnoschafft an...

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Solothurn by Sebastian Munster on the full double sheet. With coat of arms. Verso description of the city. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography,...

    Ware abcontrafhetung der loblichen und alten statt Solothurn, gelegen in...
    11348

    Antique woodcut town view of Solothurn. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    220,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Die Statt Sitten sampt zweyen Schloessern und Bischofflichen Kirchen, Valeria genannt.

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Sion (Sitten) by Sebastian Munster on the full double sheet. With coat of arms and two cartouches. Verso description of the city. From the German edition of Sebastian...

    Die Statt Sitten sampt zweyen Schloessern und Bischofflichen Kirchen,...
    11349

    Antique woodcut town view of Sion, Sitten, Valais. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    250,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Valesia / Wallisserland

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut map of the Valais in southern Switzerland. Showing the region at the river Rhone from the Furka Pass to St. Maurice. Small woodcut of an earthquake on verso. From the German edition...

    Valesia / Wallisserland
    11381

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

    190,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  [Neuwnburger See]

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut map of the Lake Neuchâtel (Lac de Neuchâtel) by Sebastian Münster. Oriented to the South. On the full text sheet. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled...

    [Neuwnburger See]
    11392

    Antique woodcut map of the Lac de Neuchatel, Lake Neuchatel. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    100,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Beyde Stett Genff, gross und klein, mit einer Brucken zusammen gehenckt.

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Geneva (Genève) by Sebastian Munster on the full double sheet. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, titled Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller...

    Beyde Stett Genff, gross und klein, mit einer Brucken zusammen gehenckt.
    11458

    Antique woodcut town view of Geneva (Geneve). Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    200,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Von dem Hoff zu Chur

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of Chur in Graubünden. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full text sheet. The sheet was published...

    Von dem Hoff zu Chur
    11560

    Antique woodcut town view of Chur, Graubünden. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    100,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  [ohne Titel]

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of Fribourg (Freiburg im Üechtland). From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full text sheet. The sheet...

    [ohne Titel]
    11571

    Antique woodcut town view of Freiburg im Üechtland, Fribourg. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    120,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  von der Statt Lucern

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of Lucerne. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full text sheet. The sheet was published 1574 by...

    von der Statt Lucern
    11572

    Antique woodcut town view of Luzern, Lucerne. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    130,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Die Erste Belagerung der Statt Zürich

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of the first siege of Zurich in 1291 by Albert I of Habsburg. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the...

    Die Erste Belagerung der Statt Zürich
    11573

    Antique woodcut town view of Zurich, Zürich. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    150,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Von der Statt Zürich unnd vielen Kriegen die sich ihrenthalb verloffen haben

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of Zurich. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full text sheet. The sheet was published 1574 by...

    Von der Statt Zürich unnd vielen Kriegen die sich ihrenthalb verloffen...
    11574

    Antique woodcut town view of Zurich, Zürich. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    180,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Helvetia, das ist Schweitzerland, oder Eidgnoschafft, die Provintz Teütscher nation...

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early woodcut view of the Swiss mountains. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full text sheet. The sheet was published...

    Helvetia, das ist Schweitzerland, oder Eidgnoschafft, die Provintz...
    11575

    Antique woodcut town view of Switzerland. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    50,00 €
  • 1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Beyde Stett Basel mit dem fürfliessenden Rhein und allen fürnemmen gebeüwen.

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Large, early woodcut view of Basel by Sebastian Munster on the full double sheet. Title and a description of the city on verso. From the German edition of Sebastian Munster's Cosmography, titled...

    Beyde Stett Basel mit dem fürfliessenden Rhein und allen fürnemmen...
    11617

    Antique woodcut town view of Basel, Bale. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    160,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  De la Gaule et de la situation d'icelle, item de la division. peuples, villes, montagnes...

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A rare and early woodcut map of France with Switzerland, the Netherlands and the western part of Germany. Ruled in brown ink. Extremely fine cut for a woodcut view.This woodcut was published...

    De la Gaule et de la situation d'icelle, item de la division. peuples,...
    11623

    Antique woodcut map of France. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    150,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  Description Generale de Toute la France

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A large and rare woodcut map of France with parts of Switzerland. Based on Ortelius' first map of France from Theatrum Orbis Terrarum , but much rarer than the Ortelius map. Extremely fine cut for...

    Description Generale de Toute la France
    11679

    Antique woodcut map of France. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    900,00 €
  • 1588 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Die erst Tafel, innhaltend das Schweytzerlandt, mit den anstossenden Ländern / Die ander Tafel...

    Sebastian Henric Petri, Basle, 1588

    Monumental map of the course of the Rhine river. The three-sheet woodcut map showing the Rhine from the headwaters in Switzerland to its mouth in the North Sea. The map on three leaves was first...

    Die erst Tafel, innhaltend das Schweytzerlandt, mit den anstossenden...
    11589

    Coloured woodcut map of the Rhine River. Printed in Basle by Sebastian Henric Petri in 1588.

    980,00 €
  • 1628 - Gerard Mercator

    Gerard Mercator:  [Argow]

    Gerard Mercator, Amsterdam, 1628

    Original old coloured detailed engraved map of Argau / Switzerland by G. Mercator. Covering the area around the Lake Lucerne, Lake Zurich and Lake Thun. From a French edition of Mercator-Hondius...

    [Argow]
    10847

    Old coloured map of Argau. Printed in Amsterdam by Gerard Mercator in 1628.

    250,00 €
  • 1645 - Matthäus Merian

    Matthäus Merian:  Eigentliche Bildtnuß des Großen Wasserbruchs oder Falls des Rheins Im Lauffen. Vera Delineatio...

    Frankfurt, circa 1645

    Birdeye view of the Rheinfall with Neuhausen, Schaffhausen, Lauffen and Flurlingen in background. Copper engraving of Matthaeus Merian.

    Eigentliche Bildtnuß des Großen Wasserbruchs oder Falls des Rheins Im...
    10165

    Antique town view of Rhein, Schaffhausen. Printed in Frankfurt circa 1645.

    145,00 €
  • 1645 - Matthäus Merian

    Matthäus Merian:  Thuna. Thun.

    Frankfurt, circa 1645

    Beautiful view of Thun in Switzerland. Copper engraving out of Theatrum Helvetiae from Matthaeus Merian.

    Thuna. Thun.
    10166

    Antique town view of Thun. Printed in Frankfurt circa 1645.

    180,00 €
  • 1704 - Gabriel Bodenehr

    Gabriel Bodenehr:  Appenzell

    Augsburg, circa 1704

    Very decorative copper engraving of the village Appenzell in Switzerland by G. Bodenehr. This fine engraving shows the city with large mountains in background and was published in Bodenehr's famous...

    Appenzell
    11088

    Antique town view of Appenzell. Printed in Augsburg circa 1704.

    150,00 €
  • 1720 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Germania Austriaca Complectens S.R.I. Circulum Austriacum ut et Reliquas in Germania ...

    Johann Baptist Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1720

    Old coloured map of Austria by Johann Baptist Homann. Shows the area between the Upper Rhine and Heidelberg in the northwest, large parts of Switzerland down to Milan in the southwest, Croatia in...

    Germania Austriaca Complectens S.R.I. Circulum Austriacum ut et Reliquas...
    11721

    Old coloured map of Austria - Hungary. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Baptist Homann circa 1720.

    320,00 €
  • 1720 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Imperium Romano-Germanicum in suos Circulos Divisum

    Johann Baptist Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1720

    Old coloured map of Central Europe by Johann Baptist Homann. Shows the Low Countries in the West, Germany in the centre and Poland in the East. Switzerland and northern Italy at the bottom. With a...

    Imperium Romano-Germanicum in suos Circulos Divisum
    11731

    Old coloured map of Central Europe. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Baptist Homann circa 1720.

    320,00 €
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