Switzerland

  • Daniel Meissner:  Patriam Defendere Virtus / Zürich in Schweitz

    Fürst, Nuremberg, 1638

    Cooper engraved view of Zurich in Switzerland from D. Meissner "Sciographia Cosmica" printed 1638 in Nuremberg. With Latin and German aphorism.

    Patriam Defendere Virtus / Zürich in Schweitz
    1638 - Daniel Meissner
    10946

    Antique town view of Zurich. Printed in Nuremberg by Fürst in 1638.

  • Gerard Mercator:  Das Wiflispurgergou

    Hondius, Amsterdam, 1639

    Nice early 17th century copper engraved map of south-western Switzerland of G. Mercator by Hondius in beautiful colours. Second state, with cartouche changed to the shape of a shell. Covering the...

    Das Wiflispurgergou
    1639 - Gerard Mercator
    10617

    Coloured map of the Lake Thun, Lake Geneva, Lake Neuchatel. Printed in Amsterdam by Hondius in 1639.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Nova Helvetiae Tabula.

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Beautiful coloured mid 17th century copper engraved map of Switzerland by J. Janssonius. With two cartouche and a mileage scale. Covering complete Switzerland with the Lake Constance and Lake...

    Nova Helvetiae Tabula.
    1640 - Johannes Janssonius
    10620

    Coloured map of Switzerland. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1640.

  • Johannes Janssonius:  Territory Basiliensis Nova Descriptio

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Beautiful coloured mid 17th century copper engraved map of the area around Basel in Switzerland from P. Kaerius by J. Janssonius. With one cartouche and a mileage scale. Rare separate issued sheet...

    Territory Basiliensis Nova Descriptio
    1640 - Johannes Janssonius
    10621

    Coloured map of Basel. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1640.

  • Jodocus Hondius:  Zurichgow et Basiliensis Provincia

    H. Hondius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Beautiful mid 17th century copper engraved map of Northern-Switzerland by H. Hondius. With one cartouche and a mileage scale. Covering the area between Basel, Luzern and Konstanz centred around...

    Zurichgow et Basiliensis Provincia
    1640 - Jodocus Hondius
    10694

    Antique map of Basel, Zurich. Printed in Amsterdam by H. Hondius circa 1640.

  • Matthäus Merian:  Baden Im Argöw. Baden Argoiae

    M. Merian, Frankfurt, circa 1640

    Nice cityview of Baden by M. Merian. From "Topographia Helvetiae" by Matthaeus Merian printed and published in Frankfurt.

    Baden Im Argöw. Baden Argoiae
    1640 - Matthäus Merian
    11090

    Antique town view of Baden. Printed in Frankfurt by M. Merian circa 1640.

  • Matthäus Merian:  S. Gallen.

    M. Merian, Frankfurt, circa 1640

    Nice cityview of St. Gallen by M. Merian. From "Topographia Helvetiae" by Matthaeus Merian printed and published in Frankfurt.

    S. Gallen.
    1640 - Matthäus Merian
    11091

    Antique town view of St. Gallen. Printed in Frankfurt by M. Merian circa 1640.

  • Matthäus Merian:  Stein am Rhein - Stenium ad Rhenum

    Frankfurt, circa 1645

    Birdeye view of Stein am Rhein, Lake Constance between Germany and Switzerland with the Castle Hohenklingen in background. Copper engraving from Theatrum Helvetiae of Matthaeus Merian.

    Stein am Rhein - Stenium ad Rhenum
    1645 - Matthäus Merian
    10164

    Antique town view of Stein am Rhein. Printed in Frankfurt circa 1645.

  • 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...
    1645 - Matthäus Merian
    10165

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

  • Matthäus Merian:  Lacus Podamicus / Der Boden See

    M. Merian, Frankfurt, circa 1660

    Engraved map of the of the Lake Constance (Bodensee) by M. Merian. From "Theatrum Europaeum" by Matthaeus Merian printed and published in Frankfurt.

    Lacus Podamicus / Der Boden See
    1660 - Matthäus Merian
    11165

    Antique map of the Lake Constance. Printed in Frankfurt by M. Merian circa 1660.

  • Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Territorium Basileense, cum adjacentibus

    Amsterdam, 1662

    Engraved map of the region around Basel by Willem Janszoon Blaeu. Oriented to the south. The map shows the area between Olten, Delsberg, Saint-Ursanne, Altkirch and the Black Forest with the Rhine...

    Territorium Basileense, cum adjacentibus
    1662 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu
    11773

    Old coloured map of Basle, Basel. Printed in Amsterdam in the year 1662.

  • Nicolas Sanson:  Partie septentrionale des Estats de Savoye... duches de Genevois

    Pierre Mariette, Paris, 1663

    Outline coloured engraving map of Lake Geneva with Savoy by Nicolas Sanson. Shows the area between Jura and Valais. With Geneva, Annecy, Bonneville and Cluses, in the east to St. Moritz. Bottom...

    Partie septentrionale des Estats de Savoye... duches de Genevois
    1663 - Nicolas Sanson
    11865

    Old coloured map of the Lake Geneve, Haute-Savoie. Printed in Paris by Pierre Mariette in 1663.

  • Gabriel Bucelin:  Lacus potamici cum adjacentibus urbibus, oppidis, pagis, castris, villis, obiter adumbrata...

    J. Gerlin, Frankfurt, 1667

    Very rare antique map of the of the Lake Constance (Bodensee) by Gabriel Bucelin. It was published in Constantia Rhenana Lacus Moesii Olim, Hodie Acronii Et Potamici Metropolis, Sacra Et Profana...

    Lacus potamici cum adjacentibus urbibus, oppidis, pagis, castris,...
    1667 - Gabriel Bucelin
    11819

    Antique map of the Lake Constance. Printed in Frankfurt by J. Gerlin in 1667.

  • Justus Danckerts:  Novissima et Accuratissima Helvetiae, Rhaetiae, Valesiae et Partis Sabaudiae Tabula

    circa 1680

    Detailed map of Switzerland including South Germany with the Lake of Constance and Liechtenstein. Map from Jeremias Wolff by J. Danckerts.

    Novissima et Accuratissima Helvetiae, Rhaetiae, Valesiae et Partis...
    1680 - Justus Danckerts
    10059

    Old coloured map of Switzerland. Printed circa 1680.

  • Nicolas Sanson:  Le Cercle de Souabe / Nova Circuli Sueuiae ...

    H. Jaillot, Paris, circa 1680

    Antique map of Swabia by N. Sanson at H. Jaillot. Shows the area between Landau, Strasbourg, Basel, Zurich, Kaufbeuren, Augsburg. With Ulm, Stuttgart, the Black Forest and Lake Constance. To the...

    Le Cercle de Souabe / Nova Circuli Sueuiae ...
    1680 - Nicolas Sanson
    12521

    Old coloured map of Germany. Printed in Paris by H. Jaillot circa 1680.

  • Gabriel Bodenehr:  Glaris

    Augsburg, circa 1704

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

    Glaris
    1704 - Gabriel Bodenehr
    11087

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

  • Christoph Weigel:  Herma. Welche anweist die Postwege, deren man sich in denen X Kreisen des H: R: Reichs...

    Johann Ernst Adelbulner, Nuremberg, 1718

    Postal route map of Germany with Benelux, Austria and Switzerland by Christoph Weigel. Decorated with two beautiful cartouches. From Bequemer Schul- und Reisen-Atlas also titled Atlas...

    Herma. Welche anweist die Postwege, deren man sich in denen X Kreisen...
    1718 - Christoph Weigel
    11951

    Old coloured postal map. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Ernst Adelbulner in 1718.

  • Christoph Weigel:  Principali Dignitate Comitatus Tirolis

    Johann Ernst Adelbulner, Nuremberg, 1718

    Antique map of Vorarlberg and Tyrol by Christoph Weigel. Showing the area from Lake Constance with Bregenz to Salzburg and Verona to Venice. With Innsbruck in the centre. Decorated with a beautiful...

    Principali Dignitate Comitatus Tirolis
    1718 - Christoph Weigel
    11984

    Old coloured map of Tyrol, Vorarlberg. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Ernst Adelbulner in 1718.

  • Christoph Weigel:  Helvetia cum Subditis & Sociis Helvet...

    Johann Ernst Adelbulner, Nuremberg, 1718

    Antique map of Switzerland by Christoph Weigel. Decorated with a beautiful cartouche and a small view of the Rhine Falls. From Bequemer Schul- und Reisen-Atlas also titled Atlas scholasticus et...

    Helvetia cum Subditis & Sociis Helvet...
    1718 - Christoph Weigel
    12003

    Old coloured map of Switzerland. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Ernst Adelbulner in 1718.

  • Gabriel Bodenehr:  [Walensee Zurichsee]

    Augsburg, 1720

    Decorative copper engraved map of the Lake Zurich and Walensee by Gabriel Bodenehr. Published in 'Atlas curieux oder neuer und compendieuser Atlas'.

    [Walensee Zurichsee]
    1720 - Gabriel Bodenehr
    10948

    Antique map of the Walensee, Lake Zurich. Printed in Augsburg in the year 1720.

  • George Matthäus Seutter:  Lacus Bodamicus vel Acronius cum regionibus circumjacentibus recens delineatus a Matthaeo...

    M. Seutter, Augsburg, circa 1720

    Old colored engraved map of the Lake Constance by Matthew Seutter. Probably the most detailed map of the Lake Constance region in the 18th Century. The now rare map shows the administrative...

    Lacus Bodamicus vel Acronius cum regionibus circumjacentibus recens...
    1720 - George Matthäus Seutter
    11142

    Old coloured map of the Bodensee, Lake of Constance, Baden-Württemberg. Printed in Augsburg by M. Seutter circa 1720.

  • 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...
    1720 - Johann Baptist Homann
    11721

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

  • 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
    1720 - Johann Baptist Homann
    11731

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

  • Johann Baptist Homann:  Potentissimae Helvetiorum Reipublicae Cantones Tredecim cum Foederatis et Subjectis Provinciis

    Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1720

    Old coloured map of Switzerland by Johann Baptist Homann. The large title cartouche shows 13 coat of arms of the cantons and 20 coat of arms of large cities. Bottom left a scene of a local cheese...

    Potentissimae Helvetiorum Reipublicae Cantones Tredecim cum Foederatis...
    1720 - Johann Baptist Homann
    11753

    Old coloured map of Switzerland. Printed in Nuremberg by Homann circa 1720.

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