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ORTELIUS, Abraham. [16th century Dutch map of Denmark]
Daniae Regni Typus. Antwerp: Christoph Plantin, 1574, Latin edition. Coloured, with gold highlights. 315 x 410mm.
Ortelius's antique map of Denmark in full double page format, uncommon because it was replaced in 1581 by a half-plate map. This example has the pagination of the 1579 edition written over the number of the 1574 edition: the publishers were obviously using up the unused sheets of the earlier edition. VAN DEN BROECKE: 84.
[Ref: 12881]    £900.00 ($1,188 • €1,008 rates)


CUSTOS, Dominicus. [A family tree of the Estridsen dynasty of Danish kings]
Reges Daniæ Inclijto et Potentiss: Danæ et Nor:vegiæ Regi/ Christ:iano IV. DD. Augsburg, c.1625. 400 x 250mm.
A stylised family tree of the Estridsen dynasty from Valdemar I the Great, ruler of Denmark 1146-1182, to Christian IV, ruler 1588-1648, with a view of Haffnia ( Copenhagen) behind. It was published in Custos's 'Atrium heroicum' (first published 1602-4), a collection of portraits of the great and good, a forerunner of 'Who's Who'.
[Ref: 14675]    £240.00 ($317 • €269 rates)


SPEED, John. [The first English atlas map of Denmark]
The Kingdome of Denmarke... London: George Humble, 1627. Old colour. 390 x 500mm. Re-margined at top.
Highly decorative map of Denmark, engraved by Evert Symonz van Hamersvelt for Speed's 'Prospect of the… World', with ten costume vignettes down the sides and six city prospects, including Copenhagen & Hamburg (as Holstein was still subject to Denmark at the time), along the top.
[Ref: 15642]    £1,500.00 ($1,980 • €1,680 rates)


ORTELIUS, Abraham. [A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Denmark]
Daniae Regni Typus. Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.
A miniature map of Denmark. 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: 14706]    £125.00 ($165 • €140 rates)


HOLLAR, Wenceslaus. [17th century map of Denmark etched by Hollar]
A Mapp of the Kingdome of Dennmarke, with its Severall Dioeceses or Provinces... London: RIchard Blome, c. 1667. Coloured. 320 x 400mm.
A finely engraved map of Denmark etched by Wenceslaus Hollar after Sanson and published in Blome's world atlas, the first to be wholly produced (engraved, printed and published) in England.
[Ref: 17068]    £480.00 ($634 • €538 rates)


DU VAL, Pierre. [17th Century French Map of Denmark]
Carte du Royaume de Danemarq, et de la partie Meridionale de la Gotie. Paris, 1686. Original colour. 410 x 550mm.
Detailed map of Denmark, including both Schleswig & Holstein.
[Ref: 11443]    £320.00 ($422 • €358 rates)


DE WIT, Frederick. [Denmark Jutland]
Jutiæ Tabula in quæ sunt Diœceses Alburgensis, Wiburgensis, Ripensis et Arhusiensis... Amsterdam, c.1688. Original colour. 585 x 480mm. Split in centrefold repaired. Some slight colour offset.
Fine map of Northern Denmark, with decorative title and scale cartouches. KOEMAN: Wit 16.
[Ref: 7706]    £225.00 ($297 • €252 rates)


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 ($594 • €504 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 ($726 • €616 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 ($284 • €241 rates)


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