Volba jazyka/Choose your language ČeskyEnglishDeutsch
 
New Offerings | Search | Orders | About Us
Antique Maps and Views
Africa
America
Asia and Australia
Europe
Islands (Special Catalogue)
World, Oceans, Poles and Celestial Maps
Books
17th, 18th and 19th cent. - literature, illustrated etc. - Bohemica, Moravica
17th, 18th and 19th cent. - literature, illustrated etc. - foreign
20th cent. - literature, illustrated etc. - Czech
20th cent. - literature, illustrated etc. - foreign
Children, youth and adventure books
Fine arts & Architecture
History and Law
History of Culture, Varia
Natur & Natural Sciences
Philosophy, Theology, Pedagogy, Economy, Sociology
Topography, Travel and Geography
Drawings and Prints
Antique drawings and decorative prints
Czech Art of 20th century (graphics, bookplates, drawings)
European modern art (graphics, bookplates, drawings)
Japanese woodblocks
Old-masters graphics
Varia
Artistic Photography
Posters and Public notices
(C) Karel Krenek, 2001-2008
View cart

Antique Maps and Views

 
 
Africa
18378 Africa. "Affricae Tabula Nova". Orig. woodcut from S. Munster's Cosmographia. Published by Munster in Basle, 1580. With title-cartouche, 2 ships, a sea-monster and German title above the map ("Africa, Lybia, Dozenlandt, mit allen Königreichen, so jetziger zeit darumb gefunden werden"). 31:36 cm (12 1/4 x 14 1/4 inch.).
Norwich 14. - Munster's "modern" map of Africa is based on the Ortelius' 1570 map.
 CZK 10500 / EUR 395
Add to Cart
00342 - "Africa Ex magna orbis terre descriptione Gerardi Mercatoris desumpta, Studio & industria G. M. Iunioris". Orig. copper-engraving by Gerard Mercator jun., first published 1595. Coloured. With ornamental and figure title-cartouche. 38:47 cm (15 x 18 1/2 inch.).
Norwich 21; Koeman I, map 8600:1A, ed. 1:102 (1607-1608 Latin). - A classic map of Africa. This is a beautiful, finely engraved, map of Africa known in the second half of the 16th century. The map is based on the Africa section of Gerard Mercator's famous twenty-one sheet wall map of the world of 1569. This Africa map was completed by Gerard's grandson, also named Gerard, in 1595, the year after Gerard Mercator's death.
 CZK 30000 / EUR 1111
Add to Cart
21192 - "Africa iuxta navigationes et observationes recentissimas aucta, correcta et in sua Regna et Status divisa, in lucem edita a Matthaeo Seutter". Orig. copper-engraving, M. Seutter, published in Augsburg, ca. 1730. Original old colouring. With beautiful great figure title-cartouche (engraved by G. Rogg). 48,5:57,5 cm (19 x 22 1/2 inch.).
Norwich 80 - A map of the African continent with a large pictorial title cartouche containing native figures, animals, the pyramids and a dragon. - Nice, strong impression. Margins cutted closely (2-8 mm) to the desk.
 CZK 12000 / EUR 453
Add to Cart
09162 - "Africa". Orig. copper-engraving after G. de L'Isle's map of Africa. Published by T. C. Lotter (1717-1777), Augsburg, ca. 1750. Orig. old colouring. With great ornamental title-cartouche with animals and another cartouche with "Admonitio" and the scale of map ("Scala"). 44,5:58 cm (17 1/2 x 22 3/4 inch.).
A decorative map of Africa.
 CZK 10500 / EUR 430
Add to Cart
18363 - "Africa". Orig. copper-engraving from G. A. Magini's Geographiae Universae. Engraved by G. Porro. Published in Köln by P. Keschedt, 1597. With title above the map and a sea-creature lower left. 13:17 cm (5 1/4 x 6 3/4 inch.).
Koeman III, map 8600:381, ed. 381:01. - Latin edition. - A miniature map of Africa.
 CZK 9000 / EUR 340
Add to Cart
20295 - "Africa". Orig. copper-engraving from P. Cluver's "Introductionis in Universam Geographicam". Published in Amsterdam by Elzevier Press, 1659. With ornamental title-cartouche. 12:12,5 cm (4 3/4 x 5 inch.).
A miniature map of Africa. - Philipp Cluver (also Clüver, Klüwer, Cluwer, or Cluvier, Latinized as Philippus Cluverius) (1580, Danzig - 1622, Leiden) was an Early Modern German geographer and historian.
 CZK 1800 / EUR 68
Add to Cart
19569 - "Africa". Orig. copper-engraving, P. Bertius, 1616. Published by J. Hondius Jr. in Amsterdam, 1616/18. With lat. title above the map ("Descriptio Africae"), ornamental title-cartouche and another ornamental cartouche with the scale of map ("Miliaria German."). 9,5:13,5 cm (3 3/4 x 5 1/4 inch.).
Koeman III, map 8600:342, ed. 342:01 (1616/18 Tabulae). - A miniature map of Africa.
 CZK 4500 / EUR 170
Add to Cart
11991 - "Africae Tabula Nova". Orig. copper-engraving. A. Ortelius, Antwerps, 1570. Orig. old colouring. With ornamental title-cartouche, 3 sea-monsters and a depiction of a naval battle. 37,5:50 cm (14 3/4 x 19 3/4 inch.).
Norwich 10; V. d. Broecke 8.1; Koeman III, map 8600:31 - First state with a date in the cartouche - A spectacular example with beautiful period hand colouring. This fine early image of the African continent is based on the Gastaldi wall map of 1564. Published in a Latin edition of Ortelius's ground-breaking atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, it is embellished with a ferocious sea battle southeast of Madagascar and several sea monsters in the Atlantic. The drawing of the far eastern coast of Brazil, shown as well below the Equator, differs significantly from the World and America maps.
 CZK 40000 / EUR 1480
Add to Cart
15810 - "Africae Tabula Nova". Orig. copper-engraving. A. Ortelius, Antwerps, 1570. With ornamental title-cartouche, 3 sea-monsters and a depiction of a naval battle. 37,5:50 cm (14 3/4 x 19 3/4 inch.).
Norwich 10; V. d. Broecke 8.1; Koeman III, map 8600:31, Lat. ed. - First state with the date. - This fine early image of the African continent is based on the Gastaldi wall map of 1564. Published in a Latin edition of Ortelius's ground-breaking atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, it is embellished with a ferocious sea battle southeast of Madagascar and several sea monsters in the Atlantic. The drawing of the far eastern coast of Brazil, shown as well below the Equator, differs significantly from the World and America maps.
 CZK 35000 / EUR 1296
Add to Cart
02547 - "Africae tabula". Copper-engraving by Christoph Weigel (1654 - 1725), published ca. 1720. Original old colouring. With figure title cartouche. 27:34 cm.
A map of Africa.
 CZK 9000 / EUR 330
Add to Cart