Central & Eastern Europe

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  • A particularly attractive pictorial map of Austria and Hungary by an anonymous author published in 1930 circa. This map is covered with vignettes describing major towns and landmarks along the roads. Includes decorative cartouche with coat of arms, compass rose and inset lovely views illustrating historic architecture and interesting places.

    • Author: Anon.
    • Dimension: 24 x 34 cm
    • Year: 1930
  • The map of Austria engraved by G. Bodhener from the rare geographical work Der curiose und .. Nssliche Dollmetscher published in Augsburg in 1748 by Machenbauer. The map has decorative cartouche and a nice original colouring.

    • Author: ERDMAN MACHENBAUER J.A.
    • Year: 1748
    • Dimension: 240 x 170 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • Detailed map of Austria centered on the course of the river Danube, between Passau and Bratislava. From the Mercator Hondius “Atlas Minor” published in Amsterdam in 1648 at Jannsonius with german text on verso. In 1607 Jodocus Hondius published a reduced size version of Mercator’s “Atlas”, itself suitably titled “Atlas Minor”. The maps were copied from those of the great cartographer Mercator of around 1580-90 or were reductions of Hondius’ own maps of 1606. Almost…

    • Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
    • Year: 1648
    • Dimension: 190 x 145 mm
    • Place of publication: Amsterdam
  • A beautiful very detailed map of Austria from Coronelli’s Corso Geografico Universale published in Venice in 1690. Includes coats of arms large decorative cartouche. Vincenzo Maria Coronelli is widely recognised as one of Italy’s most famous and greatest cartographers. He received an ecclesiastical education at the convent of the Minor Conventuals and also studied theology in Rome. However, his interests in geography and cartography were awoken early in his ecclesiastical career and never suppressed. He…

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Year: 1690
    • Dimension: 450 x 600 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice

    • Author: DE JODE Gerard
    • Year: 1593
    • Dimension: 378 x 522 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Miniature map from Neu aussgeffertigter kleiner Atlas by Johann Ulrich Muller published in Frankfurt in 1702 at Johann Philip Andrea. Engraved with great care by G. Karsch e G. Bodeneher. Rare.

    • Author: MULLER Johann Ulrich
    • Year: 1702
    • Dimension: 70 x 80 mm
    • Place of publication: Frankfurt
  • The map of Bohemia from the rare Der curiose und .. Nussliche Dollmetscher.. published in Augsburg in 1748 by Machenbauer. The map has a decorative cartouche and a nice original colouring.

    • Author: ERDMAN MACHENBAUER J.A.
    • Year: 1748
    • Dimension: 230 x 170 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • A fine miniature map of Hungary from “Theatro del Mondo” the famous plagiarised version of Ortelius’ pocket atlas published specifically for the Italian market by Pietro Marchetti. First printed in Brescia this is the really rare Venetian edition of 1667. Italian text on verso.

    • Author: MARCHETTI Pietro
    • Year: 1667
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • Lovely map of Hungary engraved by Elias Baeck from Der curiose und .. Nussliche Dollmetscher.. published in Augsburg in 1748. The map has a decorative cartouche and nice original colours.

    • Author: ERDMAN MACHENBAUER J.A.
    • Year: 1748
    • Dimension: 245 x 160 mm
    • Place of publication: Augsburg
  • Decorative pocket map of Latvia and Estonia from the Mercator Hondius “Atlas Minor” published in Amsterdam in 1648 at Jannsonius with german text on verso. In 1607 Jodocus Hondius published a reduced size version of Mercator’s “Atlas”, itself suitably titled “Atlas Minor”. The maps were copied from those of the great cartographer Mercator of around 1580-90 or were reductions of Hondius’ own maps of 1606. Almost 20 years later Joannes Janssonius commissioned a new set…

    • Author: MERCATOR Gerard - HONDIUS Henricus
    • Year: 1648
    • Dimension: 190 x 150 mm
    • Place of publication: Amsterdam
  • Latvia pictorial map

    Scarce pictorial map of Latvia, published by the Ministry of Public Works division of Tourism illustrating the tourist attractions, natural wonders, roads, major buildings, historical details and points of interest of the country on Baltic Sea. The map is one of the liveliest and most interesting maps of Latvia published in this pictographic style, with vivid colors and fantastic images.

    • Author: Ministry of Public Works Division of Tourism
    • Dimension: 64 x 42 cm
    • Year: 1938
  • Uncommon map of Poland and Lithuania by G. Kearsley engraved by James Barlow showing the second of three partitions of the area that ended the existence of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth. The second partition occurred in the aftermath of the Polish–Russian War of 1792 and the Targowica Confederation of 1792, and was approved by its territorial beneficiaries, the Russian Empire and the Kingdom of Prussia. The very interesting map was published in London in 1807.

    • Author: George Kearsley, James Barlow
    • Dimension: 18 x 21,5 cm
    • Place of publication: London
    • Year: 1807