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Lot#       Title   Subject/Creator   Date/Cond   Sold for:    
369 Planisphere du Monde / France Eastern Hemisphere
Allain Mallet
1719
A+
  $110.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 3.9 x 5.5 inches)

This interesting little sheet actually contains two maps engraved to appear as maps rolled out onto a table for viewing. The upper map shows only the Eastern Hemisphere of a double hemisphere world map. The lower map is of France with a fancy cartouche featuring a crown and flags.
370 Carte du premier periode du Monde depuis Adam Iusqu'a Moise' Eastern Hemisphere
Henry Abraham Chatelain
1720
A+
  $350.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 18.7 x 14.7 inches)

This is a fascinating chart of the Old World surrounded and keyed to a Biblical genealogical family tree linking Adam and Moses. Panels of French text at sides provide an historical timeline for the history of the world before the birth of Christ.
371 Von dem Europa Europe
Sebastian Munster
1578
A+
  $190.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 5.3 x 3.2 inches)

Simple woodblock map of Europe naming a few countries and showing the Alps mountain range and a very large Black Sea. Printed on a full sheet (8 x 13") with German text below and on verso.
372 Europae Europe
Abraham Ortelius
1579
B+
  $850.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 18 x 13.3 inches)

This handsome map was based on Gerard Mercator's 1554 map of Europe and incorporates Magnus' information on Scandinavia and Jenkinson's map for Russia. The map extends to include Iceland and part of Greenland, and there is a tiny bit of Labrador intruding into the map at upper left. It also extends into western Asia and Northern Africa based on Gastaldi's cartography. Finely engraved with a sti...
373 Nova et Accurata Totius Europae Descriptio Europe
Frederick de Wit
1690
B+
  $750.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 22.8 x 19.2 inches)

Finely engraved large map of Europe with the characteristic detail of this prominent Dutch cartographer. It is richly ornamented with a variety of ships sailing the seas, a compass rose, a sea monster, Europa shown riding Zeus in the form of a bull, and several putti holding the title banner aloft. Engraved by Abraham Deur with his signature at bottom center.
374 [Lot of 7 - Seven Years' War] Europe
Grand Magazine of Magazines
1758-59
A
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 0 x 0 inches)

This set of maps are from various issues of the rare Grand Magazine of Magazines, published in London from 1758 to 1759. The maps were issued to illustrate the European theater of this major military conflict that involved all of the major European powers of the period and resulted in significant changes in the balance of power throughout the world.

1) A Map shewing the Winter Quar...
375 A New Map of Europe, from the Latest Authorities Europe
John Cary
1804
B+
  $100.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 20.3 x 18 inches)

This is a fine engraved, large map of Europe that contains considerable detail throughout. The map extends to the Ural Mountains in Russia but with detail confined to Europe. Blank verso.
376 Relief Map of Europe Europe
Central School Supply House
1895
B+
  $210.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 40 x 27 inches)

This map is a remarkable demonstration of craftsmanship as it is composed of layers of cloth, plaster and papier mache, molded to show the topography in relief. The map extends to the Urals in Russia and to show Iceland in the upper left. Coloring is a combination of printed and hand coloring. In its original carved wooden frame, measuring 34" x 47.5". This map was recovered from a school hous...
377 [Wallia Anglia Scotia] Britain
Sebastian Munster
1578
A+
  $120.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 5.3 x 3 inches)

Simple yet evocative miniature woodblock Ptolemaic map showing a broad outline of the British Isles with no detail other than the location of the cities of Edinburgh and Dover. The map is on a full sheet of German text (8.3 x 13.3").
378 Das Under Buch Beschreibung Engellandts und Schottlandts Britain
Sebastian Munster
1578
A+
  $250.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 6.7 x 9.8 inches)

This charming woodblock map of Britain is based on the Mercator-Ortelius outline and focuses primarily on England and Wales as the northern part of Scotland and the western part of Ireland are cut off by the borders. Only major cities are located and the topography is simplified. A small ship sails in the North Sea. German text on verso.
379 Britannia Prout Divisa fuit Temporibus Anglo-Saxonum, Praesertim Durante Illorum Heptarchia Britain
Johannes Blaeu
1662
A+
  $3,000.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 20.8 x 16.3 inches)

Magnificent map of Anglo-Saxon Britain flanked by elaborate vignettes depicting kings and scenes from Saxon history. The scenes are identical in subject matter to those used by John Speed. However they are presented in the dramatic, Dutch miniature style. The left border contains portraits of the earliest kings, while the right one depicts later kings in the process of conversion to Christianit...
380 [Lot of 20 - British Views] Britain
Pieter van der Aa
1707
A
  $100.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 6.3 x 5 inches)

This lot of engravings feature towns, churches, palaces, colleges, manor houses, and antiquities in Great Britain. The plates are often referred to as miniature Kips because they are similar in style to the large engravings by Johannes Kip. They were produced by the prolific Dutch engraver and publisher Pieter van der Aa with text by his fellow Dutchman, James Beeverell. Included are tw...
381 A New Map of the Brittish Isles, Shewing their Antient People, Cities, and Towns of Note, in the time of the Romans Britain
Edward Wells
1714
A
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 19.2 x 14.5 inches)

This handsome map depicts Britain during Roman times. Wells' atlas contained two maps of each region - one with its then current form and another with ancient and classical names. The large title cartouche is surmounted by the coat of arms of the Duke of Gloucester, who was Wells' student at Oxford. The map was engraved by Sutton Nicholls.
382 Les Isles Britanniques ou sont le Rme. d'Angleterre' Britain
Delisle/Buache
1745
A
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 24 x 18.5 inches)

This is Buache's reissue of Delisle's influential map of the British Isles that was first published in 1702. It is based on the foremost authorities: Speed for England and Wales, Point for Scotland, and Petty for Ireland. The bottom right shows the coasts of the Netherlands, Belgium, and northern France and at the upper right is the southern tip of Norway. The important fishing banks in the Nor...
383 Les Isles Britanniques qui comprennent les Royaumes d' Angleterre, d' Ecosse et d' Irlande Britain
Gilles Robert de Vaugondy
1778
A
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 23 x 18.8 inches)

This finely engraved map of the British Isles is filled with a plethora of place names. A large inset details the Shetland, Orkney and Faroe Islands. The decorative title cartouche incorporates trade goods, military flags and canon, and the royal coat of arms. This is the third state with islands added to the west of Ireland and the cartouche engraver's signature change to Groux.
384 Eboracum, Lincolnia, Derbia, Staffordia, Notinghamia, Lecestria, Rutlandia, et Norfolcia England
Mercator/Hondius
1613
A+
  $300.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 16.5 x 14 inches)

This handsome map covers the northeastern part of England. It is filled with information on the topography, forests, cities, and towns. The map is beautifully engraved in Mercator's characteristic style with a stipple engraved sea, flourishing calligraphy and is embellished with a large title cartouche. Latin text on verso.
385 The Road from London to Weymouth com. Dorset England
John Ogilby
1675
A+
  $275.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 18.7 x 13.5 inches)

Attractive strip-style map covering the road from Basingstoke to Weymouth, through Stockbridge, Cranborne, Blandford, and Dorchester. It is in the pictorial style pioneered by Ogilby with the road laid out in several ribbon-like panels. The road detailed is 86 miles long (milepost 50 to 135), traveling through the villages of Broughton, Stockbridge, East Dean, West Fytherley, Cranborn, Blandefor...
386 The Roads from Kendal in Westmer to Cockermouth and Egremond to the City of Carlisle in Cumberland England
John Ogilby
1675-98
A
  $250.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 17.5 x 13.3 inches)

This road winds through the mountainous terrain beginning at Kendal through the towns of Stanlay, Ambleside, Cockermouth, Egremont and ending at Carlisle for a total distance of 39 miles. This map is more detailed than most from this series and uses seven panels rather than the normal six. Each panel has a decorative compass rose to orient the traveler. Title cartouche in a strapwork and garla...
387 The Road from Glocester to Coventrey' England
John Ogilby
1680
A
  $300.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 17 x 12 inches)

This map features the road from Gloucester through Winchcombe, Campden, Stratford upon Avon, and Warwick to Coventry. It is in the pictorial style pioneered by Ogilby with the road laid out in several ribbon-like panels. The road is 58 miles long as it moves through the villages of Cheltenham, Winchcomb, Arrable, Mickleton, Stretford and more. The stone quarry near Arrable is located just south ...
388 Nouvelle Carte du Gouvernement Civil d'Angleterre et de Celuy de la Ville de Londres England
Henry Abraham Chatelain
1708
A+
  $275.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 18 x 13.8 inches)

Folio sheet containing a map of England and Wales (5.2 x 4.5"), a plan of London (9.2 x 3.8") and two engravings with allegorical figures representing the empire. Panels of French text provide a detailed history of the civil governmental structure (civil service, banks, legal, etc.).
389 Vue de l'Hotel du Lord Maire, qui comprend la Facade, et le Cote Occidental de Londres London, England
1750
B+
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 15.6 x 10.9 inches)

This wonderful optica view illustrates the Mansion House which was the residence of the City of London Lord’s Mayor. It provides an excellent view of the architecture with a splendid carriage in the foreground.
390 Liverpool and its Environs. Engraved from an actual Survey made by William Swire' Liverpool, England
Neele & Son
1825
B
  $140.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 21 x 16.3 inches)

This uncommon plan was produced for Edward Baines' history of Lancashire. It provides minute detail of the city, docks and surrounding countryside. An extensive key identifies important sites and a small vignette shows the town hall and exchange buildings. An inset plan of Liverpool from 1720 provides an interesting comparison and illustrates the city's growth during the Industrial Revolution w...
391 [Lot of 3 ] Nottinghamshire [and] Rutlandshire [and] Lincolnshire England
Thomas Moule
1845
A+
  $120.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 7.5 x 10 inches)

This trio of attractive steel engraved maps provides detailed information of their respective counties, cities, towns, roads, canals and parks.

Nottinghamshire, circa 1850. Vignette views of Worksop Manor, Nottingham Castle, and Newstead Abbey. Includes coats of arms, a woman with her dog and a mermaid combing her hair.
Rutlandshire, circa 1845. Vignettes of Burley...
392 Monmouthshire England
Thomas Moule
1850
B+
  $60.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 7.8 x 10.3 inches)

Decorative steel engraved map with detailed information of the counties, cities, towns, roads, canals and parks located throughout the shire. With vignette views of Tintern Abbey, Chepstow Castle, and Town Hall Monmouth as well as coats of arms . Decorative border and banner style cartouche flanked by a dog and a swan.
393 [Lot of 4] Berkshire [and] Hampshire [and] Isle of Wight [and] Sussex England
Thomas Moule
1850
  $210.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 10 x 8 inches)

This lot of decorative steel engraved maps provides detailed information of their respective counties, cities, towns, roads, canals and parks.

Berkshire , circa 1850. Bordered by vignette views of Virginia Water, Windsor Castle, Town Hall Abingdon, and a View of Windsor at each corner, along with knights bearing flags and two maidens pouring water from a vessel. (A+)
Ha...
394 [Lot of 2] Gloucestershire [and] Wiltshire England
Thomas Moule
1850
A
  $100.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 8 x 10 inches)

This pair of attractive steel engraved maps provides detailed information of their respective counties, cities, towns, roads, canals and parks.

Gloucestershire. Embellished with coats of arms, a scene of two women and a fairy, and vignettes of Gloucester Cathedral, The New Spa Cheltenham and Tewkesbury Abbey Church. Bristol is at lower left. Handsome strapwork cartouche at top...
395 [Lot of 2] Suffolk [and] Essex England
Thomas Moule
1850
A+
  $180.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 10.5 x 7.8 inches)

This pair of attractive steel engraved maps provides detailed information of their respective counties, cities, towns, roads, canals and parks.

Suffolk. Decorative cartouche flanked by vignettes of Euston Hall and Heveningham Hall. Bottom corners adorned with farm equipment on left and angel with coat of arms on right. Attractive pillars with coats of arms serve as side borders....
396 [Lot of 2] Cambridgeshire [and] Hertfordshire England
Thomas Moule
1850
A+
  $180.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 0 x 0 inches)

This pair of attractive steel engraved maps provides detailed information of their respective counties, cities, towns, roads, canals and parks.

Cambridgeshire, (7.5 x 10.3"). Includes vignettes of Wimpole and Ely Cathedral and elaborate border with coats of arms, a king and a priest.
Hertfordshire, (10.3 x 8"). Vignettes of St. Albans Abbey and Cashiobury at corners w...
397 Westmorlandia, Lancastria, Caernarvan, Denbigh, Flint, Merionidh, Montgomery, Salopia cum Insulis Mania et Anglesey England & Wales
Gerard Mercator
1613
A
  $300.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 16.4 x 14.3 inches)

This fine map covers northwestern England and northern Wales with the Isle of Man. It is beautifully engraved with a moiré patterned sea, elegant calligraphy, a fierce sea monster and a large strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.
398 The Continuation of the Road from St. Davids to Holywell' Wales
John Ogilby
1680
A
  $240.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 17.8 x 13.8 inches)

This handsome road map is in the pictorial style pioneered by Ogilby with the road laid out in several ribbon-like panels. The road travels though Wales to include the counties of Montgomeryshire, Merionethshire, Denbighshire and Flintshire just south of Holywell. The road stretches from milepost 79 to 156 as the route goes through the villages of Mahunleh (alias Machenllet), Llanum Mowthy, Abera...
399 The Continuation of the Road from London to St. Davids Comencing at Monmouth & Extending to Burton Ferry Wales
John Ogilby
1675
B+
  $200.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 17.5 x 12.8 inches)

This map covers sixty-nine miles of road through southern Wales. It passes through several small villages and the towns of Newport and Cardiff.
400 The Road from Chester to Cardiff Com. Glamorgan Wales
John Ogilby
1675
A
  $200.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 16.8 x 12.5 inches)

The road begins at West Chester and proceeds south through Wrexham, Llanfylin, and Newton and ends at Vunneth-Llanbader. Each of the six panels has a decorative compass rose to orient the traveler. Title cartouche in a strapwork and garland style flanked by putti with the royal coat of arms below.
401 [Chart of the Coast of Wales] Wales
Capt. Greenvile Collins
1744
A
  $150.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 22 x 17.3 inches)

In 1679 Greenvile Collins was appointed Hydrographer to the King by Charles II. In 1681 he was appointed by the Admiralty to make a complete survey of the coasts of Great Britain. Prior to this date the charts used by English mariners were copies of Dutch charts that had many inaccuracies and the work of John Seller that was limited in scope. The task of surveying the entire coast was formidabl...
402 Scotia Regnum Scotland
Jan Jansson
1653
B+
  $650.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 19.6 x 15 inches)

This is a nice example of Jansson's map of Scotland. It extends to include the Hebrides and has an inset of the Orkney Islands. It is beautifully decorated with the title cartouche topped by the arms of Scotland with the royal coat of arms of James VI above.
403 Beschreibung der Koniglichen Statt Edinburg Edinburgh, Scotland
Sebastian Munster
1578
A+
  $180.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 7.3 x 4 inches)

View of Edinburgh from a German edition of this influential 16th century history of the world. Rendered in the unique woodblock style, the city is viewed from the north, looking across the Firth of Forth. On page (8.3 x 13.3") of German text.
404 Plan of Edinburgh, Leith & Suburbs Edinburgh, Scotland
W. & A.K. Johnston
1857
B+
  $190.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 19 x 19.8 inches)

This scarce pocket map details the city with delicate hand coloring to the parks, meadows, rivers and lakes. The map extends to include the harbor with breakwaters and the Victoria Dry Docks, to Cairntwos in the southeast and to Granton in the northwest. Numerous toll booths are shown along certain roads. Locates the Piershill Barracks, cemeteries, commercial buildings including numerous brick ...
405 Irlanda Ireland
Giambatista Albrizzi
1743
B
  $220.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 12.4 x 14.5 inches)

This Italian map is based on the cartography of Delisle and includes a great deal of information on the towns, villages and roads. The map was made just after one of the great Irish famines (1740-41) known commonly as the bliain an áir (year of the slaughter) and the Great Frost. The title cartouche reflects this bleak period with ships in a stormy sea and the figure of Hibernia se...
406 Russia cum Confinijs Northeastern Europe, Russia
Mercator/Hondius
1635
A+
  $150.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 7.3 x 5.4 inches)

Charming small map of the Russian Empire in Eastern Europe. It covers the region from Scandinavia and Poland to the Ural Mountains. It has nicely detailed pictorial topography, including forests, towns, and mountains. The map is embellished with two strapwork cartouches. English text on the verso.
407 Seconde Partie de la Carte d'Europe contenant le Danemark et la Norwege, la Suede, et la Russie (a l'exception de l'Ukraine) Northern Europe
Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville
1758
B+
  $350.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 39.7 x 27 inches)

This finely engraved chart covers the region from Denmark through to the Urals, and all of Scandinavia. The map is filled with great detail of the terrain and watershed and names scores of small towns and villages. Large decorative title cartouche with eight distance scales below. Large inset at upper left shows the island of Iceland. Engraved by G. De la Haye.
408 Carte Genealogique pour Conduire a l'Histoire des Rois du Nord, la Carte de leurs Etats, leurs armes et des Remarques pour Conduire a l'Intelligence de l'Histoire du Nord Scandinavia
Henry Abraham Chatelain
1720
A
  $200.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 37.5 x 15 inches)

This interesting large engraving features two maps (approximately 9 x 8") - Nouvelle Carte du Royaume de Suede and Carte du Royaume de Gothie. The sheet is dominated by an elaborate family tree and coats of arms detailing the royal lineage of Scandinavia. Two-sheets joined as issued.
409 Les Royaumes de Suede et de Norwege, divise's en Leurs Provinces ou Gouvernmens Scandinavia
Robert de Vaugondy (family)
1756
B+
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 22.4 x 19 inches)

Large and beautifully engraved chart of Sweden, Norway and Finland. There is good detail of watershed and lakes, topography, towns and villages, islands, etc. The map includes portions of Russia including St. Petersburg, Curlande, Livonie and Ingrie with an inset of Iceland and a large rococo cartouche.
410 Gothia Sweden
Blaeu Family
1640
A+
  $500.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 20.5 x 16.3 inches)

This is a superb, decorative map of the southern part of Sweden. The forested topography and lakes are well depicted and there are numerous place names. The large cartouches have a military theme with Mars and his fierce hounds atop the title. The map is further embellished with several sailing ships and coats of arms. This is the first state with a scales cartouche at lower left. Dutch text o...
411 Spitsberga Spitsbergen, Norway
Johannes Blaeu
1662
B+
  $550.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 19.5 x 15 inches)

Blaeu's map of Spitsbergen stands alone among Dutch charts. It is based was the Muscovy Company's map of 1625, but the north coast is completely new. It makes the heads of Wiche sound (Liefde bay) and Wyde bay communicate, and it marks and names Hinlopen strait. It also introduced a number of place names. Spitsbergen was an important station for Dutch whalers in the 17th centuries. This is an...
412 Pomeraniae Wandalice Regionis Tipus Baltic
Ortelius/Marchetti
1598
A+
  $130.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 4 x 2.8 inches)

Charming miniature map of the historic region of Pomerania on the shores of the Baltic Sea. It includes present-day Poland with the Vistula delta; Rostok and Germany to the west and Belarus to the east. The tiny map is decorated with a nice cartouche, two sea monsters and a sailing ship. Pietro Maria Marchetti produced the second pocket atlas based on Abraham Ortelius' folio Theatrum. I...
413 Magnae Prussiae Ducatus Tabula' Baltic
Nicolas Visscher
1690
A+
  $600.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 20.5 x 17 inches)

This is a superb map of the Prussian Empire, which includes present-day Poland, Lithuania and the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad (here Konigsperg). The map is beautifully engraved to illustrate the many lakes, rivers and forests. The elaborate title cartouche and map key fills nearly the entire sea and is surrounded with allegorical figures, a coat of arms, and putti. Sailing ships and a compas...
414 Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae cum vicinis Insulis Nova Exhibitio Geographica Baltic
Johann Baptist Homann
1720
A
  $300.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 23 x 19.2 inches)

This attractive map of Estonia and Latvia shows the fortified towns of Goldingen and Derpt and is filled with hundreds of tiny villages, forests, marshes, mountains and rivers. The islands of Saaramaa and Hiiumaa (Dagho, Oesel) are prominent in the Gulf of Riga. The sheet is decorated with a drape-style title cartouche held aloft by weapon-wielding putti and a scale cartouche in the opposite cor...
415 Daniae Regni Typus Denmark
Ortelius/Marchetti
1598
A
  $100.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 4 x 3 inches)

This handsome miniature map focuses on Denmark, but extends from the German coastline north to include part of the Norwegian coastline and the southern part of Sweden including Stockholm. Pietro Maria Marchetti produced the second pocket atlas based on Abraham Ortelius' folio Theatrum. It is often referred to as the plagiarized version of the Epitome. The copper plates are closely...
416 Regni Daniae, Novissima et Accuratissima Tabula Denmark
Nicolas Visscher
1670
B+
passed

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 21.6 x 17.8 inches)

Magnificent map of all of Denmark, the northern tip of Germany and the southern tip of Sweden. The land is fully engraved with mountains, forests and cities, while the sea is filled with various types of ships, including two engaged in battle. The title cartouche is quite elaborate with a host of livestock, putti, and two men with clubs standing guard over the coat of arms in the center. The cr...
417 Copenhague Ville Capitale du Royaume de Dannemarq' Copenhagen, Denmark
Nicholas de Fer
1705
A
  $150.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 13 x 18.8 inches)

This is a fine small plan of the city and fortifications of Copenhagen. The map is oriented with north in the upper right corner by a decorative compass rose. Accompanying the map is a full sheet containing a French text explanation and history of the city's fortifications.
418 Tabula Generalis Iutiae continens Denmark
Johann Baptist Homann
1720
A
  $180.00
Closed
   

Archived Auction. Click on the Title for details on this lot.    (Size: 19.5 x 22.6 inches)

Boldly engraved map of northern Denmark with fine detail of topography, forests and towns. The superb pictorial title cartouche features the king and queen of ancient Jutland with their children and livestock.

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