France

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  • Very detailed map of Artois in northern France showing part of the Channel coast and inland from Calais to Douay, decorative title cartouche. From Coronelli’s Corso Geografico Universale published in Venice in 1690. 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 e

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

    More Info  350,00

    Copper engraved map of the island with north oriented to the left. Fully engraved with detail of rivers, mountains, cities and towns. The famous Blaeu’s firm was founded in 1596 by Willem Janzoon Blaeu (1571-1638) then continued by his two sons Cornelius (1616-1648) and Johannis (1596-1673). Their greatest cartographic achievement was the publication of the magnificent Atlas Major with 600 maps all finely engraved and embellished by elaborate cartouches, heraldic detail and especially by splendi

    • Author: BLAEU Johannis
    • Year: 1664
    • Dimension: 180 x 240 mm
    • Place of publication: Amsterdam
  • Corsica

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    Uncommon and elegant map of Corse inset Malta, finely engraved by Pietro Allodi after a drawn by Filippo Naymiller. From Atlante di geografia universale: cronologico, storico, statistico e letterario. Milan, 1860 at Tipografia Pagnoni.

    • Author: Filippo Naymiller, Francesco Pagnoni
    • Year: 1860
    • Place of publication: Milan
    • Dimension: 43 x 33 cm
  • A rare playing card showing Corsica. Below descriptive text on Isle. Published in Paris in 1780 ca. [cod.490/15]

    • Author: Anon.
    • Year: 1780 ca
    • Dimension: 80 x 130 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
  • Color pictorial map of Franche Comte now Bourgogne covered with vignettes drawings of people and products of the province with explanation, representing region’s historical figures and events, resources, sights, churches, important buildings, people, activities, crops, etc. Includes decorative title cartouche and compass rose. Relief shown pictorially. Published by Ode Paris in 1951 from a drawn by Jaques Liozu.

    • Author: Jaques Liozu
    • Dimension: 490 x 320 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
    • Year: 1951
  • Gallia

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    Attractive miniature map of whole France. From “Epitome du Theatre” by A. Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso. Engraved with great care by P. Galle.

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Fine and early second historical map of France. It differs from Ortelius’ other Galliae Vetus maps in that it is based upon ancient geographical sources, rather than ancient military sources. From the 1624 final edition by Balthasar Moretus of the first historical atlas ever published. Ortelius?s Parergon began as a companion to his Theatrum but eventually it became an independent work. In fact, this collection of maps of the ancient world was so significant that it became the model for all hist

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1624
    • Dimension: 396 x 495 mm
    • Place of publication: Antewerp
  • Very handsome chart of the Bay of Biscay with the north coast of Spain from Cap Finisterre, and west coast of France north to Brest. Locates Bayone, Bordeaux, Nantes, etc. with information on soundings and anchorages. From Hydrographie Francaise.

    • Author: BELLIN Jacques Nicholas
    • Year: 1797
    • Dimension: 855 x 543 mm
    • Place of publication: London
  • Il Delfinato descritto dal P. Cosmografo Coronelli

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Year: 1690
    • Dimension: 608 x 444 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • Color pictorial map of Ile de France and Paris covered with vignettes drawings of people and products of the province with explanation, representing region’s historical figures and events, resources, sights, churches, important buildings, people, activities, crops, etc. Includes decorative title cartouche and compass rose. Relief shown pictorially. Published by Ode Paris in 1951 from a drawn by Jaques Liozu.

    • Author: Jaques Liozu
    • Dimension: 490 x 320 mm
    • Place of publication: Paris
    • Year: 1951
  • Isola d’Oleron

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Dimension: 448 x 275 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice
  • Isola del Re

    More Info  280,00

    Isola del Re

    • Author: CORONELLI Vincenzo Maria
    • Year: 1690
    • Dimension: 460 x 270 mm
    • Place of publication: Venice