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Lot#       Title   Subject/Creator   Date/Cond   Sold for:    
442 [Lot of 5] Irlandia [and] Udrone [and] Ultonia Conatia et Media [and] Ultonia Oriental [and] Hiberniae v. Tabula Ireland
Mercator/Hondius
1635
A
  $325.00
Closed
   
Complete Set of Maps of Ireland from Atlas Minor

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This matching set of maps comes from the English edition of Mercator's Atlas Minor, which was published under the title Historia Mundi or Mercators Atlas by Michael Spark and Samuel Cartwright. After acquiring the plates to the 1607 edition of the Mercator/Hondius Atlas Minor, Sparke republished the maps with text translated into English by Wye Saltonstall. Sparke also had 4...
443 Irlande Ireland
Pierre DuVal
1661
A
  $80.00
Closed
   

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This miniature map of Ireland depicts major towns and key topographical features, and is adorned with an architectural cartouche. Five provinces are outlined, with the fifth province of Medie (Meath) stretching from Drogheda to the Shannon. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's nephew and pupil. He published a wide range of atlases and individual maps including a fine miniature world geograp...
444 Isle d Irlande Ireland
Allain Manesson Mallet
1685
A
  $90.00 *Available for Purchase*    

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This small copper-engraved map of Ireland focuses on lakes and rivers. The title in simple block form.

See also lot 801 for Patoureau's reference work that identifies this map.
445 Carte Ancienne et Moderne de l'Irlande, avec Quelques Remarques sur son Gouvernement et sur l'Etat Present de Cette Isle Ireland
Henry Abraham Chatelain
1708
A
  $120.00 *Available for Purchase*    

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Handsome map of Ireland flanked with panels of French text describing the history of Ireland with tables of ancient rulers and towns. Measures 18.0 x 13.6" with text.
446 Ireland Ireland
Aleph
1869
B+
  $210.00
Closed
   

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This caricature map depicts Ireland in the form of a peasant woman carrying a basket of produce with a baby strapped to her back. Satirical political maps appear throughout cartographic history and gained popularity in the latter part of the nineteenth century. This is one in a series of twelve maps of Europe that depicted the political geography in human form. The idea for the maps originated ...
447 A New Map of Denmark, Norway, Sweden, & Moscovy, Shewing their Present General Divisions, Chief, Cities or Towns, Rivers, Mountains &c. Northern Europe
Edward Wells
1704
B+
  $200.00 *Available for Purchase*    

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This boldly engraved map covers all of Scandinavia, Denmark, northern Germany and Poland, and through European Russia. The cities shown in Germany and Poland are noted as belonging to the Swedes and Danes. A note and sketch above Novaya Zemlya says, "Some will have Nova Zembla to be thus joined to Groenland." The title cartouche includes the coat of arms of William Duke of Glocester, who...
448 Nouvelle Carte des Differents Etats du Roi de Prusse, et de Ceux des Autres Princes de la Maison de Brandebourg Northern Europe
Henry Abraham Chatelain
1708
A
  $80.00
Closed
   

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This map focuses on Northern Germany and covers the area from the French border to Konigsburg (Kaliningrad), thus including part of today's Poland. The bottom is composed of four detail plans: the Frederick William Canal in Brandenburg, the principality of Orange, the principality of Neuchatel and Vallangin, and the vicinity of Berlin. City crests adorn the map.
449 Pascaerte vande Canael; Tusschen Engelandt en Vranckryck English Channel
Jan van Loon
1661
B+
  $250.00 *Available for Purchase*    

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This rare chart depicts the English Channel in terrific detail. Portions of England and France appear with largely blank interiors but plenty of place names along the coasts. Within the channel, criss-crossed by rhumb lines, are numerous soundings and a single compass rose. The leonine Royal Arms of England appear in England, and the French coat of arms is shown within France. There is a decor...


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