Antique Maps by Matthias Quad (*1557 - 1613)

Matthias Quad, born in 1557, was a German cartographer active during the late 16th century in Cologne. His main geographical works Europae totius orbis terrarum and Geographisch Handtbuch were published and engraved by Johann Bussemacher. He died in 1613.
  • 1600 - Matthias Quad

    Matthias Quad:  Germania

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, circa 1600

    Antique map of the Holy Roman Empire by Matthias Quad. With the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and parts of Switzerland, in the east parts of Poland and Hungary. Lower left, the double-headed eagle....

    Germania
    11835

    Coloured map of Germany. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher circa 1600.

    340,00 €
  • 1600 - Matthias Quad

    Matthias Quad:  Saxonum regionis quatenus eius gentis imperium nomenque olim patebat, recens germanaque delineatio

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, circa 1600

    Antique map of Northern Germany by Matthias Quad. Shows Westphalia, Lower Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Saxony-Anhalt and Brandenburg. In the east parts of Poland. Below left...

    Saxonum regionis quatenus eius gentis imperium nomenque olim patebat,...
    11834

    Coloured map of Northern Germany. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher circa 1600.

    270,00 €
  • 1600 - Matthias Quad

    Matthias Quad:  Westphaliae totius descriptio

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, circa 1600

    Antique map of Westphalia by Matthias Quad. Shows the area between Dusseldorf, Wesel, Bielefeld and Cloppenburg, with Dortmund, Duisburg, Bochum, Recklinghausen, Paderborn and Münster in the...

    Westphaliae totius descriptio
    11833

    Coloured map of North Rhine-Westphalia. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher circa 1600.

    240,00 €
  • 1600 - Matthias Quad

    Matthias Quad:  Abyssinorum sive Magni Regis Davidis, quem vulgo Presbyterum Joannem Vocant, Imperium

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, 1600

    Decorative coloured 16th century map of the central part of Africa with a dedicated cartouche to the legendary Prester John. The myth of Prester John was popular in Europe from 12th to 17th...

    Abyssinorum sive Magni Regis Davidis, quem vulgo Presbyterum Joannem...
    10591

    Coloured map of the central part of Africa. Published by J. Bussemacher in Cologne during the year 1600.

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  • 1593 - Matthias Quad

    Matthias Quad:  Prussiae Descriptio

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, 1593

    Beautiful handcoloured map of East Prussia in Poland. Showing the area Konigsberg (Kaliningrad). From "Geographisch Handtbuch" of M. Quad by J. Bussemacher.

    Prussiae Descriptio
    10630

    Coloured map of East Prussia. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher in 1593.

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  • 1593 - Matthias Quad

    Matthias Quad:  Austria Archiducatus

    J. Bussemacher, Cologne, 1593

    Nice engraved map of Austria from Lake Neusiedl to Passau. From "Geographisch Handtbuch" of M. Quad by J. Bussemacher.

    Austria Archiducatus
    10588

    Antique map of Austria - Hungary. Printed in Cologne by J. Bussemacher in 1593.

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