INDEX

Cartographer :ORTELIUS, Abraham.

The first issue of the Ortelius/Lhuyd map of England

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Angliae Regni Florentissimi Nova Descriptio, Auctore Humfredo Lhuyd Denbygiense.
Antwerp, 1573, Latin text edition. Old colour. 380 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 19446

£1,200

The Flanders 'Egg' map

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Flandria.
Antwerp, 1574, Latin text edition. Coloured, with gold highlights. 390 x 505mm.

Stock ID : 12924

£650

16th century Dutch map of Greece

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Graeciae Universae Secundum Hodiernum Situm Neoterica Descriptio.
Antwerp: Plantin, 1574, Latin edition. Coloured. 365 x 510mm.

Stock ID : 20033

£650

The Netherlands 'Egg' Map by Ortelius

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Descriptio Germaniae Inferioris.
Antwerp: Christoph Plantin, 1574, Latin edition. Coloured, with gold highlights. 390 x 510mm.

Stock ID : 12887

£850

16th century Dutch map of Carinthia, Istria & Zadar

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Carinthiae Ducatus, et Goritiae Palatinatus, Wolf. Lazio auctore; Histriæ tabula a Petro Coppo descr; Zarae, et Sebenici Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1574 or 1575, Latin text edition. Coloured. 330 x 485mm.

Stock ID : 12893

£400

A classic 16th century Dutch map of Cyprus

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573.
Antwerp, 1573, Latin edition. Coloured. 350 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 17916

£1,750

First issue of this 16th century Dutch map of Hainaut

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Nobilis Hannoniae Comitatus Descrip. Auctore Jacobo Surhonio Montano.
Antwerp: Christoph Plantin, 1579, Latin edition. Coloured, with gold highlights. 380 x 485mm.

Stock ID : 12892

£300

Ortelius's atlas in fine original colour

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.
Antwerp: Christopher Plantin, 1579, Latin text edition. Folio, original calf, blind-stamped with title; pp. (xviii)+(86) ('Nomenclator Ptolemaicus' & 'De Mona Druidum') , engraved title, portrait and 93 maps, all in original hand colour.

Stock ID : 20146

£79,500

16th century map of Piemonte & Liguria

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Pedmontanae Vicinorumque Regionum Auctore Iacobo Castaldo Descrip.
Antwerp, 1595. Latin edition. Original colour. 365 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 9028

£450

16th century miniature map of Malta

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Malta olim Melita Insula.
Antwerp: Philip Galle, 1583, French text edition. 75 x 100mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 19767

£280

The Flanders 'Egg' map

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Flandria.
Antwerp, 1584, Latin text edition. Original colour with additions. 390 x 505mm.

Stock ID : 10563

£650

16th century map of Cyprus & Aegean Islands

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Insular Aliquot Aegaei Maris Antiqua Descrip.
Antwerp, 1587. Latin text. Original colour. 360 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 18787

£1,250

A classic 16th century map of North West Italy

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Ducatus Mediolalensis, Finitimarumq. Regionu. Descriptio, Auctore Joanne Georgio Septala. Mediolanense.
Antwerp, 1589?, German text edition. Original colour. 360 x 480mm.

Stock ID : 9360

£600

The famous portrait of Ortelius

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

[Ortelius Portrait] Spectandum dedit Ortelius mortalib. orben, Orbi spectandum Galleus Ortelium
Antwerp, c.1590. 320 x 220mm. Latin text on reverse.

Stock ID : 16562

£350

16th century map of Luxembourg

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Lutzenburgensis Ducatus Veriss Descript. Iacobo Surhonio Montano auctore.
Antwerp, Officina Plantiniana, 1592, Latin text edition. Coloured. 370 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 12586

£450

The first printed map of the Pacific

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulusque in eodem passim sparsis, novissima descriptio.
Antwerp, 1592, Latin text edition. 345 x 495mm, with wide margins.

Stock ID : 15637

£5,500

The Roman province of Thrace

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Thraciae Veteris Typus. Ex conatibus Geographicis Abrah. Ortely
Antwerp, 1592. Latin text edition. Old colour. 355 x 475 mm

Stock ID : 21891

£450

A 16th century miniature map of Asia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Asia.
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 20997

£200

A 16th century miniature map of Scotland

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Scotia: Scotiae descriptio
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 20999

£200

A 16th century miniature map of Holland

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Olanda: Hollandt
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 21000

£160

A 16th century miniature map of Holland

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Dania: Daniae Typus
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 21001

£160

A 16th century miniature map of Corfu

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Corfu.
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 21002

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Crete

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Candia: Candia olim Creta.
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 21003

£150

A 16th century miniature map of Poland

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Polonia: Poloniae Descrip.
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 21004

£170

A 16th century miniature map of Persia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Persia: Percici sive Sophorum Regni Tipus.
Antwerp: Plantin, 1593, Italian text edition. Coloured. 76 x 108mm.

Stock ID : 21006

£150

Crete and the Aegean Islands in fine original colour

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Candia Insula. Archipelagi Insularum Aliquot Descrip.
Antwerp, 1595, Latin text edition. Original Colour. 360 x 510mm.

Stock ID : 20411

£690

Classical Crete, with Corsica, Sardinia and the Ionian Islands

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Creta Iouis magni medio iacet insula ponto; Corsica; Sardinia; Insulae Maris Ionii.
Antwerp, 1595. Fine original colour. 340 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 20412

£625

16th century map of Tuscany in fine original colour

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Thusciae Descriptio Auctore Hieronymo Bellarmato.
Antwerp, 1595, Latin text edition. Original colour. 320 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 20413

£725

Map of Provence, from its first 'Theatrum' issue

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Provinciae, Regionis Galliæ vera exactissimaque descriptio.
Antwerp, 1595, Latin text edition. Original colour. 355 x 505mm.

Stock ID : 20414

£550

16th century Dutch map of Cyprus in superb original colour

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Cypri Insulae Nova Descript. 1573.
Antwerp, 1595, Latin text edition. Fine original colour. 350 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 19476

£2,200

Miniature map of Andalusia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Andaluzia.
Brescia, 1598. 80 x 105mm, set in a page of text.

Stock ID : 9054

£60

Pirate edition of the Epitome map of Northern Europe

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Septentrionalium Regionum Descriptio.
Brescia, c.1598. Coloured. 80 x 105mm, set in Italian text.

Stock ID : 18023

£220

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Cyprus

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Cyprus Insula.
Brescia: La Compagnia Bresciana, 1599. 80 x 105mm, set in Italian letterpress.

Stock ID : 18828

£450

Miniature map of Corfu

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Corfu.
Antwerp, c.1601, Latin text edition. Coloured 90 x 130mm.

Stock ID : 19626

£150

Miniature map of Corsica

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Corsica.
Antwerp: Johann Keerberg, 1602, French edition. 90 x 130mm.

Stock ID : 9121

£125

Miniature map of Russia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Rvssia.
Antwerp, J.B.Vrients, 1602, Italian edition. 90 x 125mm.

Stock ID : 9137

£120

Miniature map of Sardinia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Sardinia.
Antwerp, J.B.Vrients, 1602, Italian edition. 75 x 115mm.

Stock ID : 9144

£155

Ortelius's landmark map of China

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis, nova descriptio. auctore Ludovicio Georgio.
Antwerp, 1608-12, Italian text edition. Original colour. 370 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 15820

£4,500

The largest edition of the landmark Ortelius atlas

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. [&] Parergon, sive Veteris Geographiae Aliquot Tabulae. [&] Nomenclator Ptolemaicus... [&] De Mona Druidum...
Antwerp: Officinina Plantiniana, 1612, Latin text edition. Four works in one. Folio, rebound in contemporary blind-stamped vellum; 'Theatrum' with engraved title, pp. (xxxxiiii), with engr. dedication, memorial and portrait; with 128 maps; 'Parergon' with engraved title, pp. (iv) + 38 plates; 'Nomenclator' with letterpress title with engraved vignette, pp. 30; 'Druidum' pp. 5.

Stock ID : 20045

£92,500

Ortelius's landmark map of China

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis, nova descriptio. auctore Ludovicio Georgio.
Antwerp, 1609-12, Latin text edition. 370 x 470mm.

Stock ID : 21064

£3,000

16th century Dutch map of Switzerland

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Helvetiae Descriptio. Aegidio Tschudo Auct.
Antwerp: 1608-12, Latin text edition. Old colour. 345 x 450mm.

Stock ID : 20016

£800

An unusual map of Ancient Greece

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Graecia Sophiani
Amsterdam: Jodocus Hondius II, 1619. Original colour. 350 x 490mm.

Stock ID : 19829

£750

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of the Holy Land

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Palestinae sive Totius Terrae Promissionis Nova Descriptio Auctore Tilemanno Stella Sigenens.
Venice: G.M. Turrini, 1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 21721

£170

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of eastern Pomerania

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Pomeraniae Wandalicae Regionis Typus.
Venice: G.M. Turrini, 1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 21723

£160

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Greece

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

[Graeciae Universae Secundum Hodiernum Situm Neoterica Descri.]
Venice: G.M. Turrini, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 21724

£150

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Persia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Persici sive Sophorum Regni Typus.
Venice: G.M. Turrini, 1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 21725

£160

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Russia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Russiae Moscoviae et Tartariae Descriptio. Autore Antonio Ienkensono.
Venice: G.M. Turrini, 1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 21726

£260

A pirated edition of the Ortelius Epitome map of Northern Europe

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Septentrionalium Regionum Descriptio.
Venice: G.M. Turrini, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 21729

£240

Pirated edition of the Epitome map of Iberia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Regni Hispaniae Post Omnium Editiones Locupletissima Descriptio.
Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 14691

£100

Miniature map of Dalmatia

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Illyricum.
Venice: G.M.Turrini, 1655. Coloured. 75 x 110mm.

Stock ID : 9016

£120

Pirated edition of the Epitome map of the Balkans

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Slavonia. Croatia. Carniae. Istirae. Bosniae. Descri.
Venice, c.1655. Coloured. 80 x 105mm.

Stock ID : 14726

£65