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  EUROPE 

BEREY, Nicolas. [An early 18th century sea chart of Europe]
Nouvelle Carte Marine de Tous les Ports de L'Europe sur L'Ocean et sur la Mediterranée... Paris, Bernard Jean Hyacinthe Jaillot, c.1720. Original outline colour. 525 x 770mm. A good impression on heavy paper.
A separately-issued sea chart of Europe, engraved by Berey c.1650, here published by his grandson. A finely-engraved martial title cartouche fills the top right corner, a scale cartouche with eleven different national measures fills the top left. The dedication is to Louis Phélypeaux (1643-1727), Louis XIV's Secretary of the Navy. An uncommon yet influential publication: John Bowles had an English version engraved by Sutton Nichols, published c.1720. See BAYNTON-WILLIAMS: Investing in Maps p. 92, for illus. of English edition.
[Ref: 16629]    £2,200.00 ($2,860 • €2,552 rates)


 Greece 

BEREY, Nicolas. [A scarce 17th century map of Greece]
Graecia. Paris: Berey, 1663. Original colour. 420 x 520mm. An excellent example.
A very uncommon map of Greece, engraved by Jan Swelinck after Nicolas Sanson. The title cartouche features an Ottoman ruler, highlighting the Turkish rule over Greece. ZACHARAKIS: 3608, this early state not listed, only a Langlois edition of '1677?'.
[Ref: 16597]    £2,200.00 ($2,860 • €2,552 rates)


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