Rare 1950 pictorial map of Europe produced for educational purposes showing the continent at the beginning of 20th century. There are lovely vignettes throughout the map to illustrate the main features of the various area.
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Striking map showing the routes of Sabena Airlines throughout Africa, the Middle East, and Europe created in beautiful color patterns with the oceans surrounding it in blue tones. The map features many of the cities printed in gold, as well as the flight patterns that connect them together. The routes delineated in the map show the two main hubs of Sabena to be Brussels with Leopoldville, capital of the Belgian Congo (now Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo) with a large number of other destinations around and between them. African tribal art is used in this image as part of the design as well as the regional representation of ethnic people. Published in Brussels by Marci in 1960.
- Dimension: 100 x 64 cm
- Place of publication: Bruxelles
- Year: 1960
A lovely little map of Europe engraved by Elias Baeck from the rare “Der curiose und .. Nussliche Dollmetscher..” published in Augsburg in 1748 by Erdmann Machenbauer. The map has a decorative cartouche and nice original colouring.
- Author: ERDMAN MACHENBAUER J.A.
- Year: 1748
- Dimension: 220 x 160 mm
- Place of publication: Augsburg
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Very decorative pictorial map of Europe by Joop Geesink for KLM, Royal Dutch Airlines. The stunning map depicts the entire continent richly embellished by lovely vignettes in cartoon style. The map is surrounded by medallions naming KLM’s various subsidiaries and the countries to which the KLM subsidiary flies.
Joop Geesink was a Dutch TV producer and puppet film animator, best known for creating ‘Rick de Kikker’ (1966-1968) and his signature character ‘Loeki de Leeuw’ (1972-2004), who livened up countless commercial TV breaks. He headed his own Dollywood studio, which was often in close association with the Marten Toonder Studios. However, he was also a comic artist.
- Author: Joop Geesink
- Dimension: 40 x 54,5 cm
- Place of publication: Haarlem
- Year: 1957
A lovely 1914-18 Great War satirical postcard dated on verso 29 May 1915.
- Dimension: 90 x 140 mm
- Place of publication: London
- Year: 1915