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  EUROPE 
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ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Normandy]
Descript Frisiae. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Frisia, northern Holland. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14717]    £80.00 ($108 • €91 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Zeeland]
Zelandicarum Insularum descriptio. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Zeeland. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14720]    £90.00 ($121 • €102 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Gelderland]
Gelria Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Gelderland. A second title appears outside the neatline. The map was published in 'Il theatro del mondo', an Italian pirate edition of the Ortelius 'Epitome' miniature atlas. First published in 1598, the publication was revived in 1655, forty years after the last edition of the Dutch original. KOEMAN: Ort 70.
[Ref: 14727]    £65.00 ($87 • €74 rates)


JANSSON, Jan. [Groningen]
Groninga Dominium. Auctore Bartholdo Wicheringe. Amsterdam: Heirs of Jan Jansson, 1666, Latin text. Original colour. 385 x 500mm.
Groningen, with decorative cartouches for the title and scale. Published in the 'Atlas Contractus', a two-volume atlas, published two years after Jansson's death by his son-in-law, Jan Jansson van Waesbergen. KOEMAN: Me 184 & 185.
[Ref: 8432]    £350.00 ($471 • €398 rates)


JANSSON, Jan. [Friesland]
Frisia Occidentalis. Auctoribus Adriano Metio et Gerardo Frietag. Amsterdam: Heirs of Jan Jansson, 1666, Latin text. Original colour. 390 x 500mm.
Friesland, with decorative cartouches for the title, key and scale. Published in the 'Atlas Contractus', a two-volume atlas, published two years after Jansson's death by his son-in-law, Jan Jansson van Waesbergen. KOEMAN: Me 184 & 185.
[Ref: 8433]    £450.00 ($605 • €511 rates)


JANSSON, Jan. [Overijssel]
Trans-Isulana. Amsterdam: Heirs of Jan Jansson, 1666, Latin text. Original colour. 390 x 500mm. Trimmed to plate and laid on a new sheet of text, as issued, paper toned
Overijssel, with decorative cartouches for the title, key and scale. This example is a marriage of the the correct map and text: if the wrong map was printed on a sheet of text it was cheaper to stick the right map on the text rather than reprinting the text. The glue appears to have caused the paper to brown. Published in the 'Atlas Contractus', a two-volume atlas, published two years after Jansson's death by his son-in-law, Jan Jansson van Waesbergen. KOEMAN: Me 184 & 185.
[Ref: 8434]    £380.00 ($511 • €432 rates)


DE WIT, Frederick. [Groeningen]
Tabulae Dominii Groningae Quae et Complectitur Maximam Partem Drentiae Emendata Amsterdam, c. 1680, Original colour, 463 x 549mm
A fine engraved map of the northernmost province of Groningen. the decorative cartouche in the bottom right hand corner enclosing a quartered coat of arms surmounted by a crown and surrounded by putti, a figure of Athena, barrels of wine, cheeses and animals. Compass rose and rhumb lines. In upper right hand corner inset of the islands Rottum, Borckum, etc. off the coast of Groningen and Emden.
[Ref: 7658]    £280.00 ($377 • €318 rates)


DE WIT, Frederick. [Holland]
Tabula Ducatus Limburch et Comitatus Valckenburch Amsterdam, c.1680, original colour, 480 x 560mm
Showing the duchy of Limburg, with regional and property borders highlighted in original colour. The coat of arms in the upper left hand corner flanked by tradespeople and the scale of miles in the lower right hand corner, surmounted by a putto and a faun using surveyors tools
[Ref: 7665]    £320.00 ($430 • €364 rates)


DE WIT, Frederick. [Holland]
Comitatus Hollandiae Tabula Pluribus Locis Recens Emendata Amsterdam, c. 1680, original colour, 460 x 555mm
Showing Utrecht and also parts of Friesland and Brabant with their coasts, an inset map of the islands in the lower left hand corner. The sea with numerous sailing vessels and a compass rose and rhumb lines. In the top right hand corner a coat of arms with a lion rampant being pulled in a marine chariot by mermaids, tritons and putti.
[Ref: 7667]    £500.00 ($673 • €568 rates)


DE WIT, Frederick. [Benelux]
Foederatae Belgicae Tabula Amsterdam, c.1680, original colour, 455 x 550mm
Showing the north of Belgium and most of Holland focusing on the coast and with an inset map of Limburg in the lower right hand corner surmounted by an astrolabe. The title in the top left hand corner, in a decoartive cartouche surmounted by the Belgian coat of arms and flanked by Athena and Hermes
[Ref: 7669]    £600.00 ($807 • €682 rates)


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