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JAILLOT, Alexis-Hubert. [Denmark]
Le Royaume de Danemark... Amsterdam, Pieter Mortier, c.1700. Original colour. Two sheets conjoined, total 590 x 890mm. Laid on linen, as issued.
A fine, large and decorative map of Denmark, from Mortier's issue of Jaillot's 'Atlas Nouveau', with fine baroque title and scale cartouches. It is based on Sanson's map, which Jaillot had redrawn on a larger scale at the request of Sanson's heirs.
[Ref: 8323]    £450.00 ($605 • €511 rates)


JAILLOT, Alexis-Hubert. [18th century sea chart of the Sund]
Carte de Detroit du Sond Contentant Costes de L'Isle de Zelande Comprises Nicopen et L'Isle de Meun, et celles du Schonen, Depuis la Pointe de Kol, jusqu'a Valsterbon. Paris: Depot de la Marine, c.1760. Coloured. 590 x 900mm. Good dark impression, a fine example.
A large chart of the Sund engraved by Charles Amadeus de Berey for Jaillot's 'Neptune François, but this example publshed by the French equivilent of the Admiralty, with their seal Seal and 'Prix Cinquante Sols' added. Orientated with north to the right, the chart is centred on Copenhagen, which is also the subject of the large inset detail.
[Ref: 14676]    £550.00 ($740 • €625 rates)


CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham. [Denmark]
Nouvelle Carte Geographique de Royaume de Dannemarc... Amsterdam, 1718. Coloured. 500 x 500mm.
Denmark, with an index of towns linked to a grid system.
[Ref: 7767]    £215.00 ($289 • €244 rates)


HOMANN, Johann Baptist. [Denmark]
Regni Daniae... Nuremberg, c.1720. Original colour. 490 x 590mm.
Colourful map of Denmark, then still possessing Schleswig and Holstein.
[Ref: 8312]    £300.00 ($404 • €341 rates)


HOMANN, Johann Baptist. [18th century map of Denmark]
Regni Daniae in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatia et Slesvicum Insulae, Danicae, Provinciae, Iustia, Scania Blekingia Nova Tabula. Nuremberg, c.1720. Original colour. 500 x 590mm. Extensive tear repaired, margins with ingrained dirt and more tears.
Colourful map of Denmark, which then still possessed Schleswig and Holstein. The striking large cartouche includes elaborate coat of arms.
[Ref: 13413]    £250.00 ($336 • €284 rates)


RABATTA, Augusto & BAILOU, Jean Baptist de. [An 18th century playing-card map of Denmark]
Regno di Danimarca anticamente Chersoneso Cimbrica. Governo Monarchico. Florence: Aniello Lamberti, 1779. Original colour. Sheet size 116 x 73mm.
A rare miniature map of Denmark engraved by Lamberti for the 'Minchiate', the Florentine version of the Tarot, which had each card marked with an arcane symbol. The full set was published in Augusto Da Rabatta and Jean Baptiste De Baillou's pocket atlas 'Nuovo Atlante Generale'. Information on the map is minimal, but an extensive key gives the names of the various regions.
[Ref: 12979]    £500.00 ($673 • €568 rates)


ZATTA, Antonio. [18th century Italian map of Denmark]
Il Regno di Danimarca con il Ducato di Sleswik Di nuova Projezione. Venice, 1781. Original outline colour. 420 x 330mm.
Denmark, engraved by Zuliani after Pitteri, with the Duchy of Schleswig.
[Ref: 14184]    £160.00 ($215 • €182 rates)


CASSINI, Giovanni Maria. [Denmark]
Il Regno di Danimarca con il Ducato di Sleswik Delineato sulle Ultime Osservazioni. Rome, 1796. Coloured. 490 x 355mm.
Uncommon map of Denmark with a decorative title cartouche. Cassini's atlas, the 'Nuovo Atlante Geografico Universale', was not a financial success, making the maps uncommon.
[Ref: 7798]    £200.00 ($269 • €227 rates)


FADEN, William. [Miniature map of Denmark]
Denmark and Holstein London: Faden, 1798. Original colour. Sheet size 155 x 180 mm.
Map of Denmark and Holstein engraved by William Palmer for Faden's 'Atlas Minimus Universalis'. William Faden was geographer to George III.
[Ref: 16344]    £65.00 ($87 • €74 rates)


FAIRBURN, John. [Rare broadsheet plan of Nelson at the Battle of Copenhagen, 1801]
Fairburn's Plan of Parker and Nelson's Victory before Copenhagen, April 2.d 1801. London: Fairburn, April 22nd, 1801. Broadsheet plan. Original colour. Engraving, 340 x 450mm, set in letterpress, sheet size 565 x 480mm. A few repairs.
A broadsheet published only twenty days after the naval battle regarded as Nelson's hardest-fought battle. The engraving is divided between an antique chart of the 'Passage of the Sound to Copenhagen & Drago' and a view of Nelson's attack on the Danish fleet. The text contains a key to the view, listing the ships, the despatches from Parker and Nelson (neither mentioning Nelson disobeying Parker's order to withdraw) and a list of casualties.
[Ref: 12715]    £2,500.00 ($3,363 • €2,840 rates)


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