Mediterranean

  • 1482 - Lienhart Holle

    Lienhart Holle:  [Secunda Affrice tabula continet Affricam & insulae que circa ipsam sunt Parallel]

    Lienhart Holle, Ulm, July 1482

    One of the earliest obtainable printed maps of North Africa. From the first Ulm edition of 1482.Untitled woodcut map, showing present-day Libya, Tunisia, Sardinia and Sicily based upon...

    [Secunda Affrice tabula continet Affricam & insulae que circa ipsam sunt...
    11524

    First Edition of an Important 15th Century Map of North Africa with Sardinia and Sicily. Printed in July 1482 in Ulm by Lienhard Holle.

    4 500,00 €
  • 1629 - Henry Raigniauld

    Henry Raigniauld:  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...

    Isle de Cipre
    12133

    Antique map of Cyprus. Printed in Paris by J. Baudoin oder A. de Naberat in 1629 or 1640.

    2 900,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  Cipro

    Venice, 1528-1565

    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...

    Cipro
    12197

    Antique woodcut map of Cyprus. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    2 800,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  [Map of Europe]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Bordone's map of EuropeEarly woodcut map of Europe by Benedetto Bordone. One of the erliest printed maps of Europe. Shows Europe, the Mediterranean Sea, North Africa in the south and Norway...

    [Map of Europe]
    12195

    Antique woodcut map of the European continent. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    2 500,00 €
  • 1718 - Christoph Weigel

    Christoph Weigel:  Insulae Maltae nova et accurata Tabula

    Johann Ernst Adelbulner, Nuremberg, 1718

    Rare antique map of Malta with Gozo by Christoph Weigel. With a small map of the harbour and the fortification of La Valetta. Decorated with a beautiful title cartouche and a very elaborate...

    Insulae Maltae nova et accurata Tabula
    12014

    Old coloured map of Malta, Gozo, Valetta. Printed in Nuremberg by Johann Ernst Adelbulner in 1718.

    1 700,00 €
  • 1571 - Giovanni Francesco Camocio

    Giovanni Francesco Camocio:  Famagosta

    G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571

    A very rare, early view of Famagusta in Cyprus from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the siege of Famagusta by the Turks in 1571. This copy is printed from the first state of the plate, without...

    Famagosta
    11175

    Antique map of Famagusta. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.

    1 450,00 €
  • 1571 - Giovanni Francesco Camocio

    Giovanni Francesco Camocio:  Candia vel Creta insula posta nel mare Mediterraneo...

    G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571

    A very rare, early map of Crete from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the island surrounded by Venetian galleys with a nice renaissance cartouche and a compass rose. This copy is printed from the...

    Candia vel Creta insula posta nel mare Mediterraneo...
    11179

    Antique map of Crete. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.

    1 400,00 €
  • 1571 - Giovanni Francesco Camocio

    Giovanni Francesco Camocio:  Corfu insula antiquamente detta Malena...

    G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571

    A very rare, early map of Corfu from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the island surrounded by Venetian galleys with a nice renaissance cartouche and a compass rose. This copy is printed from the...

    Corfu insula antiquamente detta Malena...
    11183

    Antique map of Corfu. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.

    1 400,00 €
  • 1603 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  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...

    Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573
    11921

    Coloured map of Cyprus. Printed in Antwerp by Jan Baptist Vrients in 1603.

    1 350,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  Candia, olim Creta

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A scarce and early woodcut map of Crete. Ruled in brown ink. As a woodcut view, it is extremely fine cut. The view comes from the French edition of the Cosmographia Universalis by Sebastian...

    Candia, olim Creta
    11366

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

    1 300,00 €
  • 1635 - Willem Janszoon Blaeu

    Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Turcicum Imperium

    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...

    Turcicum Imperium
    11509

    Old coloured map of the Ottoman Empire. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Blaeu in 1635.

    1 200,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  [Aegean Sea. Greece, Macedonia, Turkey]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare sea chart of the Aegean Sea by Benedetto Bordone. Shows parts of Greece, Macedonia and Turkey, the Sea of Marmara, the Aegean Sea with the Peloponnese to Crete and the eastern Mediterranean...

    [Aegean Sea. Greece, Macedonia, Turkey]
    12196

    Antique woodcut map of the Aegean Sea. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    1 200,00 €
  • 1587 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Insularum Aliquot Maris Mediterranei Descriptio.

    Antwerp, 1587

    Beautiful original old coloured copper engraved map of six Mediterranean Island by A. Ortelius. Showing Malta, Sardinia, Sicily, Corfu, Elba and Djerba. From the 1587 French edition of Theatrum...

    Insularum Aliquot Maris Mediterranei Descriptio.
    11312

    Old coloured map of Djerba, Elba, Corfu, Sicily, Sardinia, Malta. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1587.

    1 100,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  Maiorica, Minorica, Ieniza, Formentaria

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare map of the Balearic Islands (Islas Baleares) by Benedetto Bordone. Shows the Mediterranean island of Mallorca and Menorca. On verso the map of the islands of Ibiza and Formentera. Two woodcut...

    Maiorica, Minorica, Ieniza, Formentaria
    12238

    Antique woodcut map of Mallorca, Menorca, Formentera, Ibiza, Balearic. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    1 100,00 €
  • 1584 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Insularum Aliquot Maris Mediterranei Descriptio.

    Antwerp, 1584

    Beautiful original old coloured copper engraved map of six Mediterranean Island by A. Ortelius. Showing Malta, Sardinia, Sicily, Corfu, Elba and Djerba. From the 1584 Latin edition of Theatrum...

    Insularum Aliquot Maris Mediterranei Descriptio.
    11338

    Old coloured map of Djerba, Elba, Corfu, Sicily, Sardinia, Malta. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1584.

    950,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  [Candia, Crete, Karpathos]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    Rare woodcut map of Crete by Benedetto Bordone on a double sheet. Printed from two woodblocks. Showing the Greek island Crete (Κρήτη) with the cities of Heraklion, Rethimno and Chania. On verso a...

    [Candia, Crete, Karpathos]
    12199

    Antique woodcut map of Crete and Karpathos. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    950,00 €
  • 1720 - Johann Baptist Homann

    Johann Baptist Homann:  Regnorum Siciliae et Sardiniae nec non Melitae seu Maltae Insula cum Adjectis Italiae et Africae...

    J. B. Homann, Nuremberg, circa 1720

    Old coloured antique map of Sicily, Sardinia and Malta located in the Mediterranean Sea. To the lower left a map of Catania with Etna in the background. To the right a small map of Valletta, Malta....

    Regnorum Siciliae et Sardiniae nec non Melitae seu Maltae Insula cum...
    11804

    Old coloured map of Malta, Sardinia, Sicily. Printed in Nuremberg by J. B. Homann circa 1720.

    920,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  Malta olim Melita Insula.

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A scarce and early woodcut map of Malta. As a woodcut map, it is extremely fine cut. On the full text sheet. Based on the engraved Malta map of Ortelius. The map comes from the French edition of...

    Malta olim Melita Insula.
    11419

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

    800,00 €
  • 1571 - Giovanni Francesco Camocio

    Giovanni Francesco Camocio:  Tine insula, e citte antiqua posta nella Arcipelago...

    G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571

    A very rare, early view of Tinos, an island of the Cyclades in the Aegean Sea from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the island sieged by battle ships. This copy is printed from the first state of...

    Tine insula, e citte antiqua posta nella Arcipelago...
    11178

    Antique map of Tinos. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.

    750,00 €
  • 1584 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Candia Insula / Archipelagi Insularum Aliquot Descrip.

    Antwerp, 1584

    Beautiful original old coloured copper engraved map of Crete with 10 additional islands by A. Ortelius. Showing Crete and the islands Lesbos (Metellino), Kithira (Cerigo), Karpathos (Scarpanto),...

    Candia Insula / Archipelagi Insularum Aliquot Descrip.
    11339

    Old coloured map of the Aegean Sea, Cyclades, Crete. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1584.

    750,00 €
  • 1528 - Benedetto Bordone

    Benedetto Bordone:  [Euboea, Negroponte, Bosporus, Istanbul]

    Venice, 1528-1565

    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...

    [Euboea, Negroponte, Bosporus, Istanbul]
    12198

    Antique woodcut map of Euboea, Negroponte. Printed in Venice between 1528 and 1565.

    600,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  Morea Penisola

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A scarce and early woodcut map of the Peloponnese. As a woodcut map, it is extremely fine cut. On the full text sheet. The map comes from the French edition of the Cosmographia Universalis by...

    Morea Penisola
    11426

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

    550,00 €
  • 1584 - Abraham Ortelius

    Abraham Ortelius:  Senensis Ditionis Accurata Descriptio / Corsica / Marcha Anconae, olim Picenum 1572

    Antwerp, 1584

    Nice original old coloured map of Corsica, part of Tuscany around Siena and the Ancona region by Abraham Ortelius. From the 1584 Latin edition of Theatrum Orbis Terrarum , Latin text on verso.

    Senensis Ditionis Accurata Descriptio / Corsica / Marcha Anconae, olim...
    11340

    Old coloured map of Ancona, Tuscany, Sienna, Corsica. Printed in Antwerp in the year 1584.

    520,00 €
  • 1571 - Giovanni Francesco Camocio

    Giovanni Francesco Camocio:  Durazzo antiquamente detta epidamna citta nella provincia di Albania ... MDLXXI

    G. F. Camocio, Venice, 1571

    A very rare, early view of the second largest city of Albania Durres from Camocio's Isole Famose . Showing the fortress with the half-moon flag and Venetian galleys in front. With a nice...

    Durazzo antiquamente detta epidamna citta nella provincia di Albania ......
    11180

    Antique map of Durres, Albania. Printed in Venice by G. F. Camocio in 1571.

    450,00 €
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