Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493
Decorative coloured incunable leaf in folio showing a view of Iznik (former Nicea) in northwestern Anatolia by Hartmann Schedel. From the famous Liber chronicarum or Nuremberg Chronicle in...11220
Coloured woodcut town view of Iznik, Nicea. Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger in 1493.
Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493
Early woodcut view of the ancient city of Troy in today Turkey by Hartmann Schedel. From the famous Liber Chronicarum also known as the Nuremberg Chronicle , printed in 1493. Leaf number XXXVI....12112
Coloured woodcut town view of Troy. Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger in 1493.
Bononia / Bisantium
Anton Koberger, Nuremberg, 1493
Early woodcut view of Bologna by Hartmann Schedel. On verso a view Byzantium, Istanbul. From the famous Liber Chronicarum also known as the Nuremberg Chronicle , printed in 1493. Leaf number...12126
Coloured woodcut town view of Bologna, Byzantium, Istanbul, Constantinople. Printed in Nuremberg by Anton Koberger in 1493.
Tabula Prima Asie
Johannes Schott, Strasbourg, 1513 or 1520
Early woodcut map of Turkey from M. Waldseemuller of 1513 (1520). With Cyprus in the South.This ptolemaic map comes from the first so called 'Modern Atlas' by the most famous of all early...11201
Antique woodcut map of Cyprus. Printed in Strasbourg by Johannes Schott in 1513 or 1520.
The 2nd printed map of Cyprus.Rare woodcut map of Cyprus by Benedetto Bordone on a double sheet. Printed from two woodblocks. Shows Cyprus with the south coast of Turkey, in the east Antioch...12197
Antique woodcut map of Cyprus. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.
[Euboea, Negroponte, Bosporus, Istanbul]
Rare woodcut map of Euboea (Negroponte) with the coast of Attica and Boeotia by Benedetto Bordone on a double sheet. Printed from two woodblocks. Shows the island of Euboea (Εύβοια) and the...12198
Antique woodcut map of Euboea, Negroponte. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.
Monte Santo, El Tasso, Lembro, Samotracia, Tenedo
Three rare maps of Greek and Turkish islands in the Aegean Sea by Benedetto Bordone on one sheet. One map with the islands of Gökçeada (Imbros) and Bozcaada (Tenedos), and another map of Gökçeada...12213
Antique woodcut map of Athos, Samothrace, Bozcaada, Gökceada, Aegean. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.
Metelin, Troia, Malia, S. Theodoro
Rare map of the Greek island of Lesbos (Λέσβος) by Benedetto Bordone. Showing Lesbos in the northern Aegean Sea with Mitilini (Μυτιλήνη) and the coast of Asia Minor with Troy.From Libro di...12214
Antique woodcut map of Asia Minor, Troy, Lesbos, Aegean. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.
Rare map of the Greek island of Chios in the Aegean Sea by Benedetto Bordone. Shows Chios (Χίος) and Inousses with the coast of Asia Minor. On verso the map of Psara and Antipsara. Two woodcut maps...12215
Antique woodcut map of Asia Minor, Psara, Chios, Aegean Sea. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.
Rhodo, Simie, Scogi di S. Paulo, Asia minore
Rare map of the Greek island of Rhodos (Ρόδος) in the Aegean Sea by Benedetto Bordone. Below a map of Symi (Σύμη) und Nimos (Νίμος) with the coast of Asia Minor. Two woodcut maps on one sheet....12220
Antique woodcut map of Asia Minor, Nimos, Symi, Rhodes, Aegean Sea. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.
G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1566-71
A very rare, early view of Constantinople (Istanbul) from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the city from above, decorated with several ships and a compass rose. Camocio's imprint in the lower...11176
Antique map of Constantinople, Istanbul. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1566.
Natoliae, quae olim Asia Minor Nova Descriptio - Aegypti Recentior Descriptio - Carthaginis...
Coloured copper engraved map of Turkey by A. Ortelius. On right side a map of Egypt and one of Tunis. Three map on one sheet printed from one plate. From the early 1570 Latin edition of 'Theatrum...10853
Coloured map of Tunis, Egypt, Cyprus, Turkey. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1570.
Cipro - Descrittione dell'Isola di Cipro.
Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro, Venice, 1572
First edition of Porcacchi's very attractive and early map of Cyprus. One of the earliest obtainable separate maps of Cyprus. This finely-executed map shows the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. With...12369
Antique map of Cyprus. Printed in Venice by Simon Galignani, Girolamo Porro in 1572.
Constantinus / Constantinopel
Petri, Basle, 1574
Early woodcut view of Constantinople, today Istanbul, in Turkey. From the German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmography, Cosmographey oder beschreibung aller Länder , on the full text sheet....11577
Antique woodcut town view of Istanbul, Constantinople. Printed in Basle by Petri in 1574.
New Griechenlandt, mit andern anstossenden Ländern, wie es zu unsern zeiten beschriben ist.
Heinrich Petri, Basle, circa 1588
Woodcut map of Greece by Sebastian Münster. The map has early colour which is rare for a Seb. Münster map. Showing Greece with western Turkey. The title on verso Graciae. New Griechenlandt / so...11519
Old coloured woodcut map of Greece. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri circa 1588.
Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573
Jan Baptist Vrients, Antwerp, 1603
Early and important map of Cyprus by Abraham Ortelius. The geographical details are based on the map of Cyprus by Giacomo Franco from 1570. Below right a inset map of Lemnos, based on notes by...11921
Coloured map of Cyprus. Printed in Antwerp by Jan Baptist Vrients in 1603.
Isle de Cipre
J. Baudoin oder A. de Naberat, Paris, 1629 or 1640
Rare map of Cyprus engraved by H. Raigniauld. The map comes from Histoire des Chevaliers de l'Ordre de S. Iean de Hierusalem by J. Baudoin printed 1629 in Paris, or from the 1640 edition by A. de...12133
Antique map of Cyprus. Printed in Paris by J. Baudoin oder A. de Naberat in 1629 or 1640.
J. Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1635
Beautiful old coloured map of the Turkish Empire by Willem Blaeu. Very decorative map of the Ottoman Empire issued during the first half of the 17th Century. The beautiful title cartouche shows...11509
Old coloured map of the Ottoman Empire. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Blaeu in 1635.
Natoliae sive Asia Minor
Henricus Hondius, Amsterdam, 1639
Old coloured antique map of Asia Minor, Turkey and Cyprus by Jodocus Hondius. First published in the Mercator-Hondius Atlas of the 1606 Atlas sive Cosmographicae Meditationes de Fabrica Mundi et...11777
Old coloured map of Turkey. Printed in Amsterdam by Henricus Hondius in 1639.
Natolia, quae olim Asia Minor.
Willem & Joan Blaeu, Amsterdam, 1640-43
Old coloured antique map of Asia Minor with Turkey and Cyprus by Willem Blaeu. With Constantinople (Istanbul), Smyrna (Izmir) and Antioch. Decorated with a beautiful title cartouche, sea monsters...12035
Old coloured map of Turkey. Printed in Amsterdam by Willem & Joan Blaeu in 1640.
Novelle Carte de la Mer Noire et du Canal de Constantinople tres exacte mise au Jour par N....
Pieter Schenk, Amsterdam, circa 1700
An unusual, old coloured map of the Black Sea region with the Crimean peninsula. With a large inset map showing Constantinople (Istanbul) and the Bosporus.11493
Old coloured map of Constantinople, Black Sea. Printed in Amsterdam by Pieter Schenk circa 1700.
Graeciae pars Meridionalis / Graeciae Antiquae Tabula Nova in qua locarum situs tum ad distantia...
Old coloured map of the southern part of Greece with parts of Turkey. From C. Weigel's Atlas Descriptio Orbis Antique in XLIV Tabulis printed in 1720.11479
Old coloured map of Greece. Printed in Nuremberg in the year 1720.
Danubii Fluminis (hic ab Urbe Belgrado ...) Pars Infima in qua Transylvania, Walachia, Moldavia,...
J. B. Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1720
Old coloured engraved map of the course of the river Danube by Johann Baptist Homann. Shows the Danube river from Belgrade in Serbia, along the border between Romania and Bulgaria up to the mouth...11716
Old coloured map of the Danube. Printed in Nuremberg by J. B. Homann circa 1720.
Verus Chersonesi Tauricae Seu Crimea Conspectus ... [and] Theatrum Belli Ao MDCCXXXVII ... [and]...
Academy of Sciences, Saint Petersburg, circa 1740
Two very rare maps of Crimea with an explanation sheet.Two old coloured engraved maps of the Russian-Turkish War by Antonie du Chaffat. The maps show parts of the Ukraine, the Black Sea and...11763
Old coloured map of the Crimea, Russo-Turkish War. Printed in Saint Petersburg by Academy of Sciences circa 1740.