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Auction 184, Lot 4

Subject: World

Belleforest, Francois

Typus Orbis Terrarum, 1575

Size: 19.6 x 13.2 inches (49.8 x 33.5 cm)
Estimate: $3,750 - $4,750
Scarce Woodcut Version of Ortelius’ World Map
Sold for: $2,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 5

Subject: World

Mercator, Rumold

Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio quam ex Magna Universali Gerardi Mercatoris, 1587

Size: 20.8 x 11.4 inches (52.8 x 29 cm)
Estimate: $4,500 - $5,500
Mercator's Double-Hemisphere World Map in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 9

Subject: World

Boisseau, Jean

Nouvelle et Exacte Description de la Terre Universelle Selon les Auteurs Modernes Plus, 1646

Size: 21.6 x 15.1 inches (54.9 x 38.4 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $6,500
Decorative Map with California as an Island
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 12

Subject: World

Zahn, Johannes

Tabula Geographico-Hydrographica Motus Oceani Currentes, Abyssos, Montes Igniuomos in Universo Orbe Indicans, Notat haec Fig. Abyssos Montes Vulcanios, 1696

Size: 16.6 x 13.9 inches (42.2 x 35.3 cm)
Estimate: $1,900 - $2,200
Early Example of Thematic Cartography
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 42

Subject: Ancient World

Anon.

[Untitled - Ancient World], 1553

Size: 12.9 x 11.9 inches (32.8 x 30.2 cm)
Estimate: $18,000 - $20,000
Rare Medieval World Map
Sold for: $13,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 47

Subject: Polar

Sanson/Mortier

Les Deux Poles Arcticque ou Septentrional, et Antarcticque ou Meridional, ou Description des Terres Arctiques et Antarcticques..., 1720

Size: 20.9 x 17.2 inches (53.1 x 43.7 cm)
Estimate: $4,000 - $4,750
Mortier's Lavish Map of the Poles
Sold for: $3,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 51

Subject: South Pole, Antarctica

Wytfliet, Cornelis

Chica sive Patagonica et Australis Terra, 1597

Size: 11.4 x 8.9 inches (29 x 22.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Early Map of Terra Australis and the Strait of Magellan
Sold for: $1,700
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 72

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America, Atlantic Ocean

Waldseemuller/Fries

[Title on Verso] Oceani Occidetalis seu Terre Nove Tabula, 1525

Size: 16.6 x 11.3 inches (42.2 x 28.7 cm)
Estimate: $8,000 - $9,500
The Waldseemuller/Fries "Admiral's Map"
Sold for: $9,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 73

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Hondius, Jodocus

America, 1619

Size: 19.8 x 14.8 inches (50.3 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $3,750
Hondius' Important Map of the Americas in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $2,200
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 75

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Speed, John

America with Those Known Parts in That Unknowne Worlde Both People and Manner of Buildings Discribed and Inlarged, 1626

Size: 20.2 x 15.5 inches (51.3 x 39.4 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
Speed's Popular Carte-a-Figures Map of the Americas
Sold for: $5,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 76

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Hondius, Henricus

America Noviter Delineata, 1631

Size: 19.8 x 14.8 inches (50.3 x 37.6 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Hondius' Decorative Map of the Americas in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $1,400
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 78

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Blaeu, Willem

Americae Nova Tabula, 1642

Size: 21.8 x 16.1 inches (55.4 x 40.9 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
Blaeu's Stunning Carte-a-Figures Map of the Americas in Full Contemporary Color
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 82

Subject: Western Hemisphere - America

Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Carte Tres Curieuse de la Mer du Sud Contenant des Remarques Nouvelles et Tres Utiles non Seulement sur les Ports et Iles de Cette Mer..., 1719

Size: 55.5 x 31 inches (141 x 78.7 cm)
Estimate: $13,000 - $16,000
Spectacular Wall Map Celebrating the New World
Sold for: $11,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 99

Subject: Colonial North America

Quad, Matthias von Kinckelbach

Novi Orbis Pars Borealis, America Scilicet, Complectens Floridam, Baccalaon, Canadam, Terram Corterialem, Virginiam..., 1600

Size: 11.6 x 9 inches (29.5 x 22.9 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $3,750
One of the Earliest Maps Devoted to North America
Sold for: $2,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 100

Subject: Colonial North America

Hondius/Jansson

America Septentrionalis, 1638

Size: 21.6 x 18.3 inches (54.9 x 46.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,750 - $3,500
One of the Most Important Maps Perpetuating the Myth of the Island of California - Rare First State
Sold for: $2,300
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 101

Subject: Colonial North America

Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

[On 2 Sheets] America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte sin all' Anno 1688 Divisa Nelle sue Parti Secondo lo Stato Presente e Descritta..., 1688

Size: 17.9 x 23.8 inches (45.5 x 60.5 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $7,000
Coronelli's Stunning and Influential Map of North America with the Island of California
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 135

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Senex, John

A New Map of the English Empire in America viz Virginia Maryland Carolina Pennsylvania New York New Iarsey New England Newfoundland New France &c. , 1719

Size: 23.1 x 19.7 inches (58.7 x 50 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Important Map of the American Colonies
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 136

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Homann, Johann Baptist

Amplissimae Regionis Mississipi seu Provinciae Ludovicianae a R.P. Ludovico Hennepin Francisc Miss in America Septentrionali Anno 1687..., 1720

Size: 22.8 x 19.1 inches (57.9 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Striking Map of Colonial America with Bison Vignette
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 137

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada, Great Lakes

Bernard, Jean Frederic

Le Cours du Fleuve Missisipi, Selon les Relations les Plus Modernes, 1737

Size: 17.3 x 14.6 inches (43.9 x 37.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Scarce and Desirable Early Hennepin Variant
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 141

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States & Canada

Zatta, Antonio

[On 12 Sheets] Le Colonie Unite dell' America Settentrle. di Nuova Projezione... , 1778

Size: 16.7 x 12.5 inches (42.4 x 31.8 cm)
Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000
Impressive 12-Sheet Map of the New "United Colonies"
Sold for: $4,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 142

Subject: Eastern United States & Canada

Robert de Vaugondy/Boudet

Etats-Unis de l'Amerique Septentrionale avec les Isles Royale, de Terre Neuve, de St. Jean, l'Acadie &c., 1785

Size: 24.6 x 18.6 inches (62.5 x 47.2 cm)
Estimate: $1,100 - $1,400
First Reference to Michigan as a Land Division of the United States
Sold for: $550
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 170

Subject: United States

Bootlegger's Map of the United States, 1926

Size: 33.9 x 21.3 inches (86.1 x 54.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
McCandlish's Humorous Prohibition Map
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 173

Subject: United States

William Gropper's America Its Folklore, 1946

Size: 32.7 x 22.3 inches (83.1 x 56.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Map by Artist Blacklisted During McCarthy Era
Sold for: $1,700
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 176

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States

Delisle, Guillaume

Carte de la Louisiane et du Cours du Mississipi Dressee sur un Grand Nombre de Memoires Entrautres sur ceux de Mr. le Maire, 1718

Size: 25.6 x 19.1 inches (65 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $7,000
A Foundation Map for the Mississippi Valley and the First Appearance of Texas on a Printed Map - First State
Sold for: $4,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 177

Subject: Colonial Eastern United States

Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

Carte de la Louisiane et des Pays Voisins Dediee a M. Rouille Secretaire d'Etat, Ayant le Departement de la Marine, 1755

Size: 24.1 x 18.8 inches (61.2 x 47.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Bellin's Scarce French and Indian War-Era Map of the Colonial United States
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 196

Subject: Colonial New England United States

Jefferys, Thomas

[On 4 Sheets] A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of New England, Containing the Provinces of Massachusets Bay and New Hampshire, with the Colonies of Conecticut and Rhode Island..., 1755

Size: 19.2 x 20.3 inches (48.8 x 51.6 cm)
Estimate: $8,000 - $9,500
Rare State of Jefferys' Influential Map of New England in Contemporary Color
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 199

Subject: Colonial Mid-Atlantic United States

Browne/Senex

A New Map of Virginia Mary-land and the Improved Parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey..., 1719

Size: 22 x 19.2 inches (55.9 x 48.8 cm)
Estimate: $3,000 - $3,750
Map of Chesapeake Bay Based on Landmark Herrman Map
Sold for: $1,900
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 200

Subject: Colonial Mid-Atlantic United States

Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

Carte de la Virginie et du Maryland Dressee sur la Grande Carte Angloise de Mrs. Josue Fry et Pierre Jefferson, 1755

Size: 25.4 x 19.1 inches (64.5 x 48.5 cm)
Estimate: $2,200 - $2,500
First State of Robert de Vaugondy's Essential Map of Virginia and Maryland
Sold for: $2,300
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 207

Subject: Colonial Southeast, Florida & Cuba

Bry, Theodore de

Floridae Americae Provinciae Recens & Exactissima Descriptio Auctore Iacobo le Moyne..., 1591

Size: 17.9 x 14.5 inches (45.5 x 36.8 cm)
Estimate: $12,000 - $15,000
De Bry's Influential Map of Colonial North America
Sold for: $9,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 208

Subject: Colonial Southeast United States

Speed/Lamb

A New Description of Carolina, 1676

Size: 20.1 x 14.9 inches (51.1 x 37.8 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Speed's Map of the Carolinas Based Upon the Lords Proprietor's Map
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 236

Subject: Western United States

Fremont/Preuss

Map of Oregon and Upper California from the Surveys of John Charles Fremont and Other Authorities [with report] Geographical Memoir upon Upper California..., 1848

Size: 26.5 x 33.1 inches (67.3 x 84.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Fremont's Map of the American West with Report
Sold for: $1,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 302

Subject: Boston, Massachusetts

Anon.

An Accurate Map of the Country Round Boston in New England from the Best Authorities [on sheet with] A Plan of Boston and Charlestown; from a Drawing Made in 1771, 1776

Size: 16.3 x 12.5 inches (41.4 x 31.8 cm)
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500
Scarce Revolutionary War Map
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 316

Subject: Colonial New York, Revolutionary War

Sauthier/Faden

A Plan of the Operations of the King's Army Under the Command of General Sr. William Howe, K.B. in New York and East New Jersey, Against the American Forces Commanded by General Washington..., 1777

Size: 19.3 x 28.7 inches (49 x 72.9 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
Important Revolutionary War Map of the Battle of White Plains
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 337

Subject: Republic of Texas

Sherman & Smith

Map of Texas, Compiled from Surveys on Record in the General Land Office of the Republic... [with] A New Guide to Texas..., 1845

Size: 24.2 x 31.5 inches (61.5 x 80 cm)
Estimate: $28,000 - $35,000
Hunt & Randel's Influential Map of the Republic Complete with Guide - Rare 1845 Edition
Sold for: $34,500
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 341

Subject: Texas, Oil Fields

Geological Map of Texas Showing Approximate Locations and Drilling Wells, Also Names of Companies Drilling, 1920

Size: 25.8 x 25.2 inches (65.5 x 64 cm)
Estimate: $300 - $500
Early and Rare Map Promoting Texas Oil
Sold for: $3,250
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 349

Subject: Virginia

Cooke's Map of the Routes to the Virginia Springs Giving All the Routes & Distances on the VA Central R.R. from Richmond..., 1858

Size: 20.5 x 28 inches (52.1 x 71.1 cm)
Estimate: $5,500 - $7,000
Rare Richmond Imprint Map Promoting Virginia Mineral Springs
Sold for: $3,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 351

Subject: Northern Virginia, Civil War

Seat of War Manassas and Its Vicinity, 1861

Size: 9.8 x 10.4 inches (24.9 x 26.4 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Confederate Broadside of the First Major Battle of the Civil War
Unsold
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 370

Subject: Southwestern United States & Mexico, Atlas

[2 Volumes] Boundary Between the United States and Mexico, as Surveyed and Marked by the International Boundary Commission... [and] Linea Divisoria Entre Mexico y los Estados Unidos..., 1898

Size: 22 x 29 inches (55.9 x 73.7 cm)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,000
Mammoth Atlas Volumes from the Mexican Boundary Resurvey
Sold for: $1,600
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 385

Subject: Greater Antilles

Popple, Henry

[A Map of the British Empire in America (Sheet 14) - Cuba, Bahamas, Jamaica], 1733

Size: 26.9 x 19.3 inches (68.3 x 49 cm)
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,300
Popple Sheet in Full Contemporary Color
Sold for: $1,700
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 389

Subject: Havana & Batabano, Cuba

[Lot of 3] Plano Topografico de los Barrios Extramuros de la Ciudad de la Habana... [and] Plano Topografico del Puerto y Bahia de la Habana... [and] Plano Topografico Historico Estadistico del Pueblo del Batabano..., 1841

Size: 20 x 15.6 inches (50.8 x 39.6 cm)
Estimate: $4,000 - $4,750
Three Rare Maps from the First Cuban Atlas Published in Cuba
Sold for: $3,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 397

Subject: South America

Coronelli, Vincenzo Maria

[On 2 Sheets] America Meridionale, 1691

Size: 17.8 x 23.4 inches (45.2 x 59.4 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
Coronelli's Influential and Decorative Map of South America
Sold for: $900
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 409

Subject: Brazil

Santa Teresa, J. J. de

Il Regno del Brasile Parte Nobilissima del Mondo Nuovo..., 1698

Size: 22.8 x 17.7 inches (57.9 x 45 cm)
Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800
A Rare Map of Brazil from the Santa Teresa
Sold for: $1,050
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 431

Subject: Bermuda

Speed, John

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum Alias Bermudas Dictarum... / A Mapp of the Sommer Islands Once Called the Bermudas..., 1626

Size: 20.7 x 15.8 inches (52.6 x 40.1 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Speed's Foundation Map of Bermuda
Sold for: $1,200
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 433

Subject: North Atlantic

De Medina, Pedro

Mundo Novo, 1554

Size: 6.9 x 4.7 inches (17.5 x 11.9 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
Extremely Rare Italian Edition of Medina's Map in Excellent Condition
Sold for: $5,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 439

Subject: Iceland

Ortelius, Abraham

Islandia, 1585

Size: 19.3 x 13.3 inches (49 x 33.8 cm)
Estimate: $7,000 - $8,500
One of Ortelius' Most Decorative Maps Featuring Fantastical Sea Monsters
Sold for: $11,000
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 445

Subject: Europe

Nouvelle Carte d'Europe Dressee pour 1870 / Carte Drolatique d'Europe pour 1870, 1870

Size: 15.1 x 9.6 inches (38.4 x 24.4 cm)
Estimate: $1,400 - $1,700
Satirical Map at the Outset of the Franco-Prussian War
Sold for: $700
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 458

Subject: London, England

Senex, John

A New Map of London Most Humbly Inscrib'd to the Rt. Worshipfull Sr. Peter Delme Kt. & Aldermn of London, 1720

Size: 22.9 x 19.7 inches (58.2 x 50 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Scarce Plan of London Published in the Only Edition of Senex's New General Atlas
Sold for: $1,100
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 463

Subject: England & Wales

Speed, John

The Kingdome of England, 1632

Size: 20.3 x 15.2 inches (51.6 x 38.6 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,200
Speed's Carte-a-Figures Map of England and Wales
Sold for: $900
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 542

Subject: Russia, Eastern Europe & Central Asia

Ortelius, Abraham

Russiae, Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio. Auctore Antonio Ienkensono Anglo..., 1584

Size: 17.8 x 13.9 inches (45.2 x 35.3 cm)
Estimate: $1,600 - $1,900
Ortelius' Map of Russia with a Vignette of Ivan the Terrible
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 9/15/2021

Auction 184, Lot 544

Subject: Russia in Europe

Blaeu, (Family)

Tabula Russiae ex Autographo, quod Delineandum Curavit Foedor Filius Tzaris Boris Desumta ... M.DC.XIIII, 1643

Size: 21.5 x 16.8 inches (54.6 x 42.7 cm)
Estimate: $1,800 - $2,100
Blaeu's Decorative Map of Russia
Sold for: $1,300
Closed on 9/15/2021
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