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  • Münster, Cannibalism, 1574: Von der Insel Giava
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    1574 - Sebastian Münster

    Sebastian Münster:  Von der Insel Giava

    Heinrich Petri, Basle, 1574

    Early depiction of cannibalism in Southeast Asia. Verso a view of Pego. Transcription of the text to the right of the woodcut:In etlichen Stetten dieser Inseln frißt man Menschenfleisch,...

    Von der Insel Giava
    11533

    Woodcut of a historical scene. Cannibalism. Printed in Basle by Heinrich Petri in 1574.

    50,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  [Adam and Eve]

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A beautiful woodcut of Adam and Eve.This woodcut was published in La Cosmographie Universelle de tout le monde , printed 1575 in two volumes in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau and Michel Sonnius...

    [Adam and Eve]
    11621

    Woodcut of an old master drawing. Adam and Eve. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    250,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  De la creation du monde, & disposition que Dieu feit de la terre, & de la mer.

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A beautiful woodcut of the Paradies with Adam and Eve.This woodcut was published in La Cosmographie Universelle de tout le monde , printed 1575 in two volumes in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau...

    De la creation du monde, & disposition que Dieu feit de la terre, & de...
    11622

    Woodcut of an old master drawing. Paradise with Adam and Eve. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    150,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  L'Amphiteatre, dict les Arenes

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A rare and early woodcut view of the Arènes de Nîmes . With Romulus and Remus , a bull and gladiators during a fight. Ruled in brown ink.This woodcut was published in La Cosmographie...

    L'Amphiteatre, dict les Arenes
    11672

    Antique woodcut town view of Arena of Nimes, Nimes, Languedoc. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

    190,00 €
  • 1675 - Anonymous

    Anonymous:  Erschrecklicher und Erbärmlicher Schaw Platz Verüblter Frantzösischer Schandt Brandt und...

    circa 1675

    Extremely rare, large engraved pamphlet on 4 sheets joined. Shows dramatic scenes during the French-Dutch War (1672-1679). The unusual dramatic scenes of violence for this time of printmaking are...

    Erschrecklicher und Erbärmlicher Schaw Platz Verüblter Frantzösischer...
    11205

    Extremely rare, large pamphlet of the French-Dutch War. Printed on 4 sheets in the year 1675.

    2 800,00 €
  • 1783 - Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc

    Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc:  Tab. II et III.

    Paris, 1783

    Beautiful engraving of fittings of horses used by the Tartars or Cossacks. From the Atlas Volume of "Histoire physique, morale, civile et politique de la Russie Ancienne" by N. G. Le Clerc.

    Tab. II et III.
    10528

    Copper engraving of a historical scene. Cossacks, Tartars. Printed in Paris in the year 1783.

    100,00 €
  • 1783 - Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc

    Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc:  Tab. IV et V.

    Paris, 1783

    Beautiful engraving of fittings by the Tartars or Cossacks. From the Atlas Volume of "Histoire physique, morale, civile et politique de la Russie Ancienne" by N. G. Le Clerc.

    Tab. IV et V.
    10529

    Copper engraving of a historical scene. Cossacks, Tartars. Printed in Paris in the year 1783.

    70,00 €
  • 1783 - Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc

    Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc:  Tab. VII et VIII.

    Paris, 1783

    Beautiful engraving of fittings by the Tartars or Cossacks. From the Atlas Volume of "Histoire physique, morale, civile et politique de la Russie Ancienne" by N. G. Le Clerc.

    Tab. VII et VIII.
    10530

    Copper engraving of a historical scene. Cossacks, Tartars. Printed in Paris in the year 1783.

    70,00 €
  • 1783 - Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc

    Nicolas Gabriel le Clerc:  Tab. VI et VII.

    Paris, 1783

    Beautiful engraving of fittings by the Tartars or Cossacks. From the Atlas Volume of "Histoire physique, morale, civile et politique de la Russie Ancienne" by N. G. Le Clerc.

    Tab. VI et VII.
    10531

    Copper engraving of a historical scene. Cossacks, Tartars. Printed in Paris in the year 1783.

    70,00 €
  • 1810 - Francois Pigeot

    Francois Pigeot:  Prise d'Ulm, le 17 Octobre 1805.

    Paris, circa 1810

    Engraving of the capture of Ulm by the troups of Napoleon, engraved by Francois Pigeot after a drawing of Jacques Francois Joseph Swebach.

    Prise d'Ulm, le 17 Octobre 1805.
    11206

    Coloured town view with Napoleon, Ulm. Printed in Paris circa 1810.

    100,00 €
  • 1575 - Francois de Belleforest

    Francois de Belleforest:  [Noah's Ark]

    Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius, Paris, 1575

    A very detailed woodcut of Noah's Ark.This woodcut was published in La Cosmographie Universelle de tout le monde , printed 1575 in two volumes in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau and Michel Sonnius...

    [Noah's Ark]
    11620

    Woodcut of an old master drawing. Noah's Ark. Printed in Paris by Nicolas Chesneau, Michel Sonnius in 1575.

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