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  EUROPE 

DANET, Guillaume. [A scarce map of Europe]
L'Europe Divisée dans ses Principaux Etats Subdivisés en leurs Principales Provinces... Paris: L.C. Desnos, 1760. Original colour. 715 x 740mm. Centre fold restored, pair of printer's creases in bottom border.
A French map of Europe decorated with a large baroque title cartouche and a decorative border containing the arms of countries, states and towns throughout the continent. The map was only occasionally published in composite atlases and is therefore quite scarce.
[Ref: 16587]    £2,200.00 ($2,948 • €2,506 rates)


BELLIN, Jacques-Nicolas. [Detailed chart of the eastern North Atlantic]
Carte Réduite de Partie de la Mer du Nord comprise entre L'Ecosse, Le Dannemark, La Norwege et l'Islande. Paris, Dépôt de la Marine, 1768. 600 x 890mm.
A large chart of the eastern North Atlantic and North Sea, with Iceland top left, the Faroe Islands and Norway top right. Denmark bottom right and the Britisish Isles north of Peterborough bottom centre.
[Ref: 14282]    £680.00 ($911 • €775 rates)


CONDER, Thomas. [18th century map of Europe]
Europe agreeable to the most approved Maps & Charts. London, 1778. Coloured. 345 x 380mm. .
From Moore's New and Compleat Collection of Voyages and Travels.
[Ref: 17564]    £250.00 ($335 • €285 rates)


KITCHIN, Thomas. [Wall map of Europe published during the French Revolutionary Wars]
Europe Divided into its Empires, Kingdoms, States, Republics, &c.r by Tho.s Kitchin, Hydrographer to the King, with many Additions and Improvements from the latest Surveys and Observations of Mr D'Anville. London: Laurie & Whittle. 1795. Original colour. Four sheets conjoined, total 1015 x 1210mm.
A large and very attractive wall map of Europe in original colour and with great detail, either side of the map are two columns of explanatory text giving various details about each country. With a rococo title cartouche depicting the tools of a mapmaker and a series of ensigns of various nations along the bottom margin, including the 13 star American flag officially adopted after the end of the War of Independance in 1783 .
[Ref: 16017]    £1,750.00 ($2,345 • €1,993 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Europe]
Europe and its general divisions. London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Europe engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16335]    £75.00 ($101 • €85 rates)


TRAUX, Maximilian de. [A wall map of Europe according to the Congress of Vienna]
Carte Générale et Itinéraire de L'Europe Divisée en Tous les États d'après le Congrèss sw Vienne & autres traités postérieurs. Vienna: Artaria & Comp., 1818. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen in nine sections as issued, total if joined 1400 x 1740mm.
A large and detailed wall map, depicting the boundaries of Europe as settled by the Congress of Vienna (1814-5), settling the changes caused by the Napoleonic War. Besides these borders this map is interesting for its depiction of the coach roads and use of hatchuring to display relief. Maximilian de Traux (c.1765-c1830) was a colonel of the Austrian milirary engineers. From 1803 he was active in Dalmatia, improving the defences of Zadar, but also surveying Dalmatia (witrh a map published 1810) and its cities.
[Ref: 17177]    £1,400.00 ($1,876 • €1,595 rates)


PERROT, Aristide Michel. [Miniature map of Europe]
Europe. Paris: Ménard & Desenne, 1824. Original colour. Sheet 150 x 180mm.
A miniature map of Europe within an ornate frame.
[Ref: 15055]    £180.00 ($241 • €205 rates)


LIZARS, William Home. [Wall map of Europe]
Europe Exhibiting Its Present Political Divisions. Edinburgh, c. 1830, original colour, 750 x 900mm.
A very large and attractive map of Europe in vibrant original colour on four joined double sheets as issued. Drawn and engraved by William Home Lizars, a member of the important family of Scottish cartographers and publishers active in Edinburgh in the first half of the 19th century. The family had a prolific output of maps and atlases.
[Ref: 8919]    £400.00 ($536 • €456 rates)


HARDING, James Duffield. [View of Montecarlo from an important topographical work]
Monaco Coast of Genoa Sept 1824. J.D.H. London, 1836. Tinted lithograph with hand finishing, printed area 265 x 375mm. A very fine example
Harding's 'Sketches at Home and Abroad' was a milestone in the development of colour printing. For the first time more than one lithographic stone was used, allowing different tones to be printed. Harding drew his own sketches onto the stones, which were then printed by Charles Hullmandel, the leading lithographic printer. The print run was limited to 1000 copies.
[Ref: 15831]    £450.00 ($603 • €513 rates)


BRUÉ, Adrien Hubert. [Wall map of Europe in 1844 once owned by Louis-Philippe, last king of France.]
Carte Physique, Routière et Politique d'Europe, d'après les Dernieres Traites de Paix. Paris: Charles Picquet, 1844. Original colour. Dissected and laid on linen, total 1250 x 1870mm. With red octagonal ink stamp with crown and initials "L.P".
A large format map of Europe, highlighting the boundary changes according to peace treaties. Recent years had seen Russia's gains from Persia in the Caucasus (1828), an independent Greece with Russia's increased territory in the Balkans (1829-32) and Belgium's borders (Treaty of the Eighty Articles, 1831). The ink stamp seems to be a variant of that of Louis-Philippe (1773-1850), the last king of France, who was forced to abdicate in the French Revolution of 1848. He spent the last years of his life in England.
[Ref: 14090]    £2,000.00 ($2,680 • €2,278 rates)


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