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2017-11-05 09:59:43
Map : 'In Notitiam Ecclesiasticam Africae Tabula Geographica.' Interesting map of the Western Mediterranean, from Italy, Spain and the Balearic Islands to Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya, based upon an earlier map by Johann Baptiste Liebaux. The map provides a highly detailed treatment of the roads and trading routes in North Africa. Decorative cartouche. Engraving on verge type hand laid paper. Original fold. Outline hand colour. Description: Original antique map by Guillaume de L'Isle, published in France ca. 1700.Artists and Engravers: The de L'Isle family was one of the most influential Geographers of the early 18th century in France. Claude de L'Isle, born 1644, had four sons, of which Guillaume was the most notable. Guillaume was born 1675 and became member of the 'Academie Royale des Sciences' with the age of twenty-seven, and was honoured later with the title 'Premier Geographe du Roi'. His largest project, the 'Atlas de Geographie', was published until 1774 in Paris and Amsterdam (Covens and Mortier). He died in 1726. Condition: Good. Paper slightly browned and light staining. Slightly damp-stained lower part near middle fold. Two worm holes bottom margin, not affecting image. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: DP-P3-22 The overall size is ca. 29.5 x 20.7 inch. The image size is ca. 25.2 x 19.1 inch. The overall size is ca. 75 x 52.5 cm. The image size is ca. 64 x 48.5 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-11-05 09:14:00
Schenck, Peter (1660 - 1718)
Amstel(odami), (1700). Kupferstich auf Bütten. 50 x 60 cm (Platte). 52,8 x 61,9 cm (Blatt). - gebräunt, entlang des Mittelfalzes einige Risse, Rückseite ganzflächig mit Japanpapier kaschiert
Bookseller: Antiquariat Hardner [Dresden, Germany]
2017-11-04 22:29:07
Bouttatz Casp.
Artist: Bouttatz Casp; issued in: ; date: ca 1700 - - technic: Copper print; - colorit: colored; - condition: Perfect condition; - size (in cm): 12,5 x 24; - description: Decorative total view of Damaskus with figurative scenes in the foreground. Damascus ;is the capital and likely the largest city of Syria, following the decline in population of Aleppo due to the ongoing battle for the city. Since 1517,The Ottomans remained for the next 400 years and the sultan ordered the construction of a mosque, tekkiye and mausoleum at the shrine of Shaikh Muhi al-Din ibn Arabi in al-Salihiyah. This was to be the first of Damascus' great Ottoman monuments.
Bookseller: Antique Sommer& Sapunaru KG
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2017-11-04 12:00:16
- Antique print, titled: 'Maria d.g. Mag. Brit Franc et Hib. Regina.' - Portrait of Mary Stuart, queen of England. Mezzotint on laid paper. Description: Source unknown, to be determined. Ref: Hollstein 61.Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Gerard Valck' after own design. Gerard Valck / Gerardus Valk (1652-1726) was an engraver and a printseller in Amsterdam. He was specialized in cartography and globes. His Celestial and Earth globes were innovative, based on the latest scientific information with less text and images. Condition: Very good, given age. Thread margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: PCO-C2-19 The overall size is ca. 5.8 x 7.9 inch. The image size is ca. 5.6 x 7.8 inch. The overall size is ca. 14.7 x 20.1 cm. The image size is ca. 14.3 x 19.8 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector
2017-11-04 11:43:08
Antique Master Print, titled: 'One fool makes many. - One bird in ye hand is worth two in the bush.' - A fool with a woman and an owl. Engraving and letterpress on laid paper. Watermark: Jug Description: Published by P. Lyon, Drury Lane, London. State: Only state. Ref: Undescribed. Rare. Artists and Engravers: Made by 'H. Hulsbergh' after 'Jacob Jordaens'. Hendrik Hulsbergh (active 1700-1729) was of Dutch origin and active in London. He is known for his engravings of Estates and Gardens (Vitruvius Brittanicus, 1717, 1725). Jacob Jordaens (1593-1678), reknown Flemish, Baroque painter. Condition: Good, given age. Thread margins. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Storage location: Q2-205 LATPC The overall size is ca. 6.6 x 9.4 inch. The image size is ca. 6.6 x 9.3 inch. The overall size is ca. 16.8 x 23.8 cm. The image size is ca. 16.7 x 23.6 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
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2017-11-04 09:40:35
Map: 'Le Comte de Haynaut / divise en ses / Chastellenies et Balliages prevoste &c / Le Cambresis.' Attractive large-format map depicting Hainault, Belgium. Embellished with a large title-cartouche. Copperplate engraving on a verge type of hand-laid paper. Original old outline hand colouring. Description: This antique map by Jaillot was published in Paris ca. 1700.Artists and Engravers: Alexis Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712) , was a French sculptor, engraver, publisher and cartographer. Native of Franch-Comte, followed his elder brother, Pierre Simon to Paris in 1657. From 1664 he was student at the St. Lucas Academy. In 1665 he was created Sculpteur du Roi & in 1678, Sculpteur & Geographe ordinaire du Roi, official geographer to King Louis XIV. He worked closely with the heirs of Nicolas Sanson, Guillaume & Adrien Sanson, in the late 1660's and early 1670's. His most famous works include the Atlas Nouveau, first published in 1674 (reissued in numerous editions, including Dutch editions by Mortier and Covens and Mortier) and Neptune Francois (1692) and Atlas Francais (1695). He also reissued the series of 4 Willem Blaeu Continental Wall maps in about 1669 with French border texts. The family remained closely involved in cartography, Alexis Hubert being succeeded by his son, Bernard Jean Hyacinthe Jaillot (1673-1739) and grandson, Bernard Antoine Jaillot (d.1749) and the latter's brother-in-law, Jean Baptiste-Michel Renou de Chauvignon-Jaillot (1710-1780). At the latter's death, the stock of Jaillot was liquidated in auction in 1781, most being melted down. However a few plates w … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-11-04 01:20:08
Matthew Prior
Jacob Tonson, 1700. First edition. (2), 20, (2)p. Publisher's catalogue to the rear. Matthew Prior (1664-1721) was a poet and diplomat. 'Carmen Saeculare' is a poem by Matthew Prior praising William of Orange and his glorious rule. Condition: Disbound. Stab holes to the gutter. Two small ink inscriptions to pages 5 and 13. Some scattered spots. Occasional mark. Good. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Blueberry Books, PBFA [Bradford on Avon, United Kingdom]
2017-11-03 16:45:43
Boxhorn, Marcus Zuerius van/Baselius, Jacobus
Utrecht, Hermannus Ribbius 1700 - 2 werken in 1 band, (48) 320 (14), (2) 393 (13) p. Origineel Perkament, 8° (Vernieuwde schutbladen, het voorwerk van het eerste werk is wat teer aan de randen, de titelpagina is dan ook verstevigd. Geïllustreerd met 12 gravures waarvan 4 uitvouwbaar in het eerste werk)
Bookseller: Antiquariaat de Roo
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2017-11-02 23:54:46
Horses]. GARZONI, Marino
Venice: Andrea Poletti, 1700. 2nd Edition. Very Good. Venice, Andrea Poletti, 1700 [second edition]/ [1692]. Small quarto, xiv, 328 pages with a woodcut vignette on the title page plus 3 full-page engravings of horses. Contemporary full vellum slightly worn at the extremities; light waterstain to the seven preliminary leaves and the first plate; tidemark to the top and bottom margins throughout; essentially a very good copy with a much later bookplate on the pastedown.
Bookseller: Michael Treloar Booksellers ANZAAB/ILAB [Adelaide, SA, Australia]
2017-11-02 19:43:22
Antique attractively matted print, titled: 'October', a lady, seated on a pedestal, picking pears and putting them into a basket. A servant takes away a filled basket. A scorpion (reference to the zodiac sign) climbs a rock in the top of the image. Mezzotint engraving on a verge type handlaid paper. Description: Master print, part of a series of twleve, each depicting a month, published ca. 1700. Our definition of a Master Print is a seperately published print or series of prints, not being an illustrative print to a text. These can both be prints made by old masters (artists) or prints made by others (artists, engravers, etchers) after old masters.Artists and Engravers: Engraved by I. Gole. Jacob Gole (1675-1724) was a Dutch (mezzotint) engraver. Condition: Good, given age. Some creases in the caption below the image, and a horizontal crease from the right edge into the middle of the image. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully. Profesionally matted, not examined out of matting. Storage location: DPO78-02 The overall size is ca. 15.2 x 18.9 inch. The image size is ca. 7.1 x 10 inch. The overall size is ca. 38.5 x 48 cm. The image size is ca. 18 x 25.5 cm.
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
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2017-11-02 15:03:28
Matthew Prior
Jacob Tonson, 1700. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good. First edition. (2), 20, (2)p. Publisher's catalogue to the rear. Matthew Prior (1664-1721) was a poet and diplomat. 'Carmen Saeculare' is a poem by Matthew Prior praising William of Orange and his glorious rule. Condition: Disbound. Stab holes to the gutter. Two small ink inscriptions to pages 5 and 13. Some scattered spots. Occasional mark.
Bookseller: Blueberry Books
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2017-11-01 18:35:50
Merlen, Cornelis van:
Antwerpen, -, o. J. [um 1700?]. Orig. Radierung. ca. 6,8 x 9,5 cm [Blatt]. In latein. Sprache. - Etw. fleckig u. wellig, hds. Notiz a. Rückseite, alte Klebereste a. Rückseite. Versand D: 7,00 EUR Andachtsbilder; Heiligenbildchen; Religiöse Graphik
Bookseller: Antiquariat Weinek
2017-11-01 17:32:42
WELLS, Edward.
Oxford, 1700. Coloured. 365 x 490mm. Published for the 'New Sett of Maps of Both Ancient and Present Geography', with a fine title cartouche.
Bookseller: Altea Antique Maps [London, United Kingdom]
2017-11-01 12:54:26
HOLLAR, Wenceslaus. ( Wenceslas ):
(London, [Henry Overton]) circa 1700.. Issue unknown as LACKING TITLE PAGE, late 17th or early 18th century, small 4to, approximately 260 x 200 mm, 10¼ x 7½ inches, 26 etched plates, complete, image size approximately 135 x 132 mm, 5¼ x 2 7/8, varying very slightly, good impressions, all plates numbered in lower corner of image, a few bound slightly out of order, the collection handsomely bound in modern half calf over new marbled sides, patterned gilt dividing lines, raised bands, gilt rules and gilt floral ornament in 5 compartments, gilt lettered red morocco label, new endpapers. A collection of 25 full length elegant and attractive costume plates of English gentlewomen and 1 of a kitchen maid, originally published in 1640. Very popular, there were many issues up to the end of the 18th century. The plates in our collection are on laid paper with 2 different watermarks: the Strasburg Lily and the Fleur de Lys, and are in Pennington's State ii. Plate 1 very slightly chipped at fore-edge and at lower outer corner, neatly repaired, small closed tear to inner edge of No.9, another to inner margin of No.10, lower margin of No.14 and No.15, 2 tiny closed tears to corner of No.16, another closed tear 60 mm (2 3/8") to outer margin of No.12, not entering image, all neatly repaired on reverse, very light creasing to lower blank margin corner of No.11 plus a very small pale brown spot in same corner. A very good complete set of these famous Hollar plates, lacking title page as noted. Pennington, Wenceslaus Hollar, page 292, 1778-1803A; Colas, Bibliographie du Costume, 1464; Hiler, … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton
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2017-11-01 12:54:26
HOLLAR, Wenceslaus. ( Wenceslas )
London Henry Overton circa, 1700. Issue unknown as LACKING TITLE PAGE, late 17th or early 18th century, small 4to, approximately 260 x 200 mm, 10¼ x 7½ inches, 26 etched plates, complete, image size approximately 135 x 132 mm, 5¼ x 2 7/8, varying very slightly, good impressions, all plates numbered in lower corner of image, a few bound slightly out of order, the collection handsomely bound in modern half calf over new marbled sides, patterned gilt dividing lines, raised bands, gilt rules and gilt floral ornament in 5 compartments, gilt lettered red morocco label, new endpapers. A collection of 25 full length elegant and attractive costume plates of English gentlewomen and 1 of a kitchen maid, originally published in 1640. Very popular, there were many issues up to the end of the 18th century. The plates in our collection are on laid paper with 2 different watermarks: the Strasburg Lily and the Fleur de Lys, and are in Pennington's State ii. Plate 1 very slightly chipped at fore-edge and at lower outer corner, neatly repaired, small closed tear to inner edge of No.9, another to inner margin of No.10, lower margin of No.14 and No.15, 2 tiny closed tears to corner of No.16, another closed tear 60 mm (2 3/8") to outer margin of No.12, not entering image, all neatly repaired on reverse, very light creasing to lower blank margin corner of No.11 plus a very small pale brown spot in same corner. A very good complete set of these famous Hollar plates, lacking title page as noted. Pennington, Wenceslaus Hollar, page 292, 1778-1803A; Colas, Bibliographie du Costume, 1464; Hiler, Bibli … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Roger Middleton P.B.F.A. [Oxford, United Kingdom]
2017-10-31 15:48:27
Fortin, Frere Francois
George Gallet, Amsterdam 1700 - 2 volumes , 12mo, contemporary vellum, with frontis and 65 of 66 plates, lacking livr 3 figures 50 and 51, contemporary vellum, Thiebaud pp 410-411, scarce edition .
Bookseller: R.E & G.B Way [United Kingdom]
2017-10-31 14:58:39
Schenk P. & G. Valk
1700.
Bookseller: Libreria Trippini Sergio
2017-10-31 14:58:39
Schenk, Peter & Valk, Gerard
Amsterdam Schenk Peter & Valk Gerard, 1700. "Territorium Francofurtense". Altkol. Kupf.-Kte. bei P. Schenk und G. Valck, Amsterdam, um 1700. Mit ornament. Titelkart, gr. Wappen und ornament. Kart mit Verlegers Adresse. 37,:48 cm. Südorientierte Karte von dem Großraum Frankfurt mit dem Mainlauf von Hanau bis Kelsterbach. Grüne Grenzlinie teils oxidiert (die stellenweise mit Japan präventiv unterlegt). [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Antikvariat Krenek [Prag, Czech Republic]
2017-10-31 14:58:39
Landkarten. - Seekarten. - Flander. - Niederlande. - Schenk. - Valk.
Amsterdam, Valk u. Schenk ohne Jahresangabe (um 1700). - Altkolorierte Orig.-Kupferstichkarte, Format des Abdrucks ca. 44xs52 cm, Blattgröße ca. 52,5x64 cm. Verlag: Amsterdam, Valk u. Schenk ohne Jahresangabe (um 1700).: Carte mariné dela Coste de Flandres - Detaillierte Ansicht des Küstenverlaufs des Kanals von Dünkirchen bis Waldamme (mit großer Schiffs-Staffage), unten eine Detailansicht der Küstenumgebung von Calais mit kleiner Stadtansicht. Eingebettet eine Ansicht von Dünkirchen. Im oberen Bereich eine Gesamtansicht der Küste beginnend bei der Insel Walcheren bis nach Boloigne. Kleines Loch am oberen linken Eck (Fehlstück, mit kleinem Bildverlust, Durchmesser ca. 1 cm), schwach gebräunt. Am oberen Rand hinten auf Karton montiert, hinter Passepartout, dieser etwas fleckig. Schöner Abdruck in leuchtendem Kolorit. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Thomas Mertens [Berlin, Germany]
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2017-10-31 12:29:34
Edw. Jones and Tim. Goodwin, London, 1700. [6], 7-32p. Folio. ESTC R201488. Condition: Disbound. Stab holes to the gutter. Repaired tears to the half title, page 6/7 and 31/32 measuring approx 3cm, 6cm and 2cm respectively. Several tears to the gutters measuring approx 1cm. Foxed with some offsetting and thumbmarks. Small pencil inscription to page 32. The last section is partially detached. Good. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Blueberry Books, PBFA [Bradford on Avon, United Kingdom]
2017-10-31 00:41:21
Altkol. Kupferstich, um 1700, 16 x 25 cm. Alt aufgezogen, bis zur Einfassungslinie beschnitten. Europa, Österreich, Wien
Bookseller: Buch- und Kunstantiquariat
2017-10-31 00:41:21
Altkol. Kupferstich, um 1700, 16 x 25 cm. Alt aufgezogen, bis zur Einfassungslinie beschnitten. Versand D: 6,00 EUR Europa, Österreich, Wien
Bookseller: Antiquariat Bierl
2017-10-31 00:41:21
Altkol. Kupferstich, um 1700, 16 x 25 cm. Alt aufgezogen, bis zur Einfassungslinie beschnitten.
Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat [Eurasburg, Germany]
2017-10-30 21:35:26
Bärring, Heinrich (Hrsg.)
Cursdorf (Kreis Saalfeld-Rudolstadt Thüringen) (Ca ) 1700 - (20 x 15,5 cm). Einseitig bedruckter Einblattdruck. Überaus seltener Werbezettel, gleichzeitig auch "Packungsbeilage" mit Angabe der Indikationen "ist sie eine Urin-Gifft und Schweißtreibende Artzney.vertreibet sie weisse und rothe Ruhr.vertreibet sie die Wasser- und Schwindsucht.verhindert das Mißgebähren" und der Einnahmehinweise "Ihre Dosis wird gegeben nach den Jahren des Menschen, als einem Kinde eine Linsen groß". Ohne Hinweis auf die Zusammensetzung, offensichtlich eines der dubiosen "Geheimmittel" der Zeit. - Restauriert, neu mit Japan hinterlegt ohne Buchstabenverlust, etwas fleckig und gebräunt. In der rechten oberen Ecke handschriftlich nummeriert, sonst ordentlich erhalten. - Bibliographisch von uns nicht nachweisbar.
Bookseller: Antiquariat Gerhard Gruber
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2017-10-29 14:00:12
Plate 42a.: Map: 'Keyserlyk Gezandschap door de eerw. Vader A. Fernandez en Tecur Egzy uyt Aethiopien, aan den Konink van Gingiro gedaan. / Ambassade de l'Empereur, faite par le Rever Pere Antoine Fernadez, et Tecur Egzy d'Ethiopie au Roi de Gingiro.' (Emperial Embassy by father Antonio Fernandez and Tecur Egzy from Ethiopia to the King of Gingiro.) Attractive map of the Upper Nile region, showing the two lakes which reportedly were then believed to be it source. The map was originally engraved c. 1700 to illustrate a Dutch Translation of the letter from Jesuit Missionary Antonio Fernandez, who explored the region in the 15th Century. Extremely rare in this edition. Copperplate engraving and etching on a verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Original folds. Authenticity 100% guaranteed. Description: This plate originates from the very scarse: 'La Galerie Agreable du Monde (.). Tome seconde d'Afrique.', published by P. van der Aa, Leyden, c. 1725. This famous work was published in 66 parts and is the biggest print / map book ever published. Van der Aa incorporated plates by other publishers such as Blaeu, Visscher, de Wit, meurs, Halma, Mortier, Allard in this work and often added broad decorative borders. Probably the costliest and complete universal geographic work ever produced. It is said that only 100 copies were printed. Ref: Koeman Aa9; Phillips 2780 note. This plate was originally published in 'Naauwkeurge versameling der gedenkwaardigste zee- en land-reysen’, a series of accounts of voyages (1706-08). In this work Van der Aa published 130 translations of impo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-29 14:00:12
CHERTABLON, M. de; and Romeyn de HOOGHE (1645-1708)
George Gallet, Anvers, 1700. (10 1/8 x 8 inches). 63, [1], [20]pp. 42 engraved plates (lettered A-C, and numbered 1-39), after Romeyn de Hooghe. Twentieth century smooth tan calf, spine gilt with raised bands in six compartments, minor spotting Illustrated after the Dutch artist Romeyn de Hooghe. This series of engravings after Romeyn de Hooghe's was first printed for David de la Vigne's Miroir de la bonne mort (Amsterdam or Antwerp, 1673). In the present work, the images are reversed and re-engraved. Each of the plates depict a man contemplating a religious image in order to ease the passing of death. The text provides a commentary and an appropriate verse of scripture for each plate. The present French edition is bound with, as issued, the Dutch translation of David de La Vigne's aforementioned work, containing short Biblical quotations and explanatory notes for each plate. Cohen-De Ricci 232; Brunet 1733; Graesse II, 130; Landwehr p. 84. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA) [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2017-10-28 15:04:10
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Please feel free to request a detailed description. Short description (computer translated from Russian into English): ZHitie i dela Marka Avreliya Antonina cesarya rimskogo. / The life and works of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus the Roman Princess . 1700. St. Petersburg. . Please contact us for details on condition of available copies of the book. Land of Magazines has thousands of titles and often several copies of each title may be available. SKUMS000353 kn_kl Language: n/a [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Land of Magazines [SOMERVILLE, MA, U.S.A.]
2017-10-28 14:45:47
Weigel, Christoph
Nürnberg, Christoph Weigel, 1700. 16°. (9,3x5,5 cm). 84 n.n. Blätter mit 162 Kupfertafeln. Pergament der Zeit. VD17 12:653929E. - Einzige Ausgabe dieser Miniatur-Kinder-Bilder-Bibel, die nur in der BSB München und der Württembergischen Landesbibliothek Stuttgart (beide jedoch nur mit 162 Kupfern) und in den USA in der Indiana University nachweisbar ist. - Mit einem Zwischentitel zum Neuen Testament, begleitet von einem gestochenen Frontispizs entsprechend zum Alten Testament. Beide Teile mit je 80 Tafeln, jeweils von einer gestochenen Textstelle begleitet. - Auf starkem Papier, fast Halbkarton abgezogen. - Kein Exemplar von uns in einer deutschen Auktion bekannt. - Deckel im Innenfalz angebrochen. - Fleckenlos.
Bookseller: Daniel Thierstein Buchantiquariat [CH]
2017-10-28 13:56:32
[circa 1700]. 490 x 640 mm. Beau plan manuscrit de la ville et du château de Brest, montrant le détail des fortifications de Vauban de 1683, le plan de la ville et du quartier de Recouvrance, le plan du château, la rivière Penfeld (nommée le canal sur le plan), et une petite partie de la rade. La date de 1694 figurant sous l'échelle est celle de la bataille de Camaret, lorsque les marines anglaises et hollandaises firent une tentative de débarquement pendant la guerre de la Ligue d'Augsbourg. En effet, depuis Richelieu, Brest est devenu l'un des ports d'attache de la flotte du Ponant, et depuis Louis XIV le principal arsenal militaire du royaume, où l'on construit, répare, équipe et ravitaille les navires. Croyant la place dégarnie après le départ du maréchal de Tourville pour la Méditerranée, une flotte anglo-hollandaise tenta de débarquer à Camaret, sur la presqu'île de Crozon, au sud de Brest, mais fut repoussée par Vauban que Louis XIV, prévenu du projet, avait envoyé pour défendre Brest. La carte est orientée, l'échelle est en toises. Très belle condition, coloris très frais, exemplaire replié.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail [France, Paris]
2017-10-28 13:56:32
[circa 1700]. 420 x 525 mm. Plan manuscrit, encre noire et aquarelle, portant l'enceinte fortifiée et la corne Saint-Nicolas, les bassins du port et le détail de tout ce qui se situe à l'extérieur de l'enceinte (chemins, marais, champs et quelques bâtiments) ; l'intérieur étant laissé en blanc. Beau plan manuscrit montrant l'enceinte dessinée à la fin du XVIIe siècle par l'ingénieur François Ferry, collaborateur de Vauban. Le plan est orienté, l'échelle est en toises. Condition excellente.
Bookseller: Librairie Le Bail [France, Paris]
2017-10-28 11:15:17
1700. Antique print, titled: 'Brabantiae Batavae Pars Occidentalis : sive Antuerpiensis Tetrarchiae Pars Septentrionalis comprehendens Baroniam Bredanam, Marchionatum Bergensem ad Zoman aliasque minores ditiones.' - Highly detailed map of the region between Bergen Op Zoom, Breda, Hoogstraten and Sandvliet, The Netherlands Copperplate engraving / etching with contemporary hand colouring on hand laid paper. Description: Published by Pieter Schenk c. 1700.Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Nicolaes Visscher' after 'Pieter Schenk'. Made by an anonymous engraver after 'N. ten Have'. The Visscher family were art and map dealers in Amsterdam during the 17th century. Funded by C. J. Visscher (1587-1652), the business was continued by his son and grandson both named Nicolas. Nicolas Visscher I was born 1618 in Wenns, Austria. He died 1679 in Linz. After the death of Nicolas II, his widow passed the business to Pieter Schenk. Pieter Schenk / Petrus Schenck ( 1660-1718/19) was born in Germany, but settled in Amsterdam where he first became a pupil of Gerard Valck, the engraver. In 1687 he married Valck's sister and thereafter the Schenk and Valck families were active over a long period with a wide range of interests as print sellers, publishers of books, maps, topographical and architectural drawings and globes. Although they produced some original maps, most of their atlases consisted of printings from revised and re-worked plates originally by Jansson, the Visschers, the Sansons and others. Peter Schenk the Younger (1693-1775) was a Dutch engraver and map publisher active in Amsterdam … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
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2017-10-28 07:41:38
PERRAULT (Claude).
A Paris chez Jean-Baptiste Coignard 1700 1A Paris, chez Jean-Baptiste Coignard, 1700. In-4 de (12)-44 pp., 11 planches, veau brun, dos orné à nerfs (reliure de l'époque). Édition originale posthume, rare. 11 planches dépliantes gravées. « Recueil de plusieurs machines de nouvelles inventions » publié après sa mort par son frère Charles Perrault, en 1700. Dans la préface on peut lire : « Je sais qu'il n'y a pas beaucoup de personnes qui aient du goût pour ces sortes de choses. Le beau monde ne sait pas ce que c'est et n'en veut rien savoir. La plupart des gens de Lettres les ignorent ordinairement en proportion de leur littérature, & j'en ai vu d'une érudition si profonde qu'ils n'auraient pas distingué un marteau d'avec un maillet, ni une scie d'avec une lime, confondant tout cela sous le nom d'outils ou d'instrument dont l'Artisan se sert dans ses ouvrages. Cependant, quelque avantage qu'on ait toujours donné aux connaissances purement spéculatives, sur celles qui descendent à la pratique et à l'exécution (...). Il ne laisse pas de se trouver un grand nombre de personnes très éclairées, qui prennent plaisir à voir des Machines & surtout des Machines d'une invention toute nouvelle, particulièrement lorsqu'elles n'en demeurent pas à donner quelque satisfaction à l'esprit, mais quelles passent pour produire un effet qui peut être de quelque utilité ». Machines qui élèvent des fardeaux sans frottement ; Machines avec laquelle on peut se servir d'un grand tuyau à lunette immobile, par le moyen d'un miroir ; Nouvelle invention d'une horloge à pendule qui va par le moyen de l'ea … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Bonnefoi Livres Anciens [France, Paris]
2017-10-28 07:24:42
Coronelli Vincenzo Maria
Venezia: Coronelli (1700) - Incisione su rame all'acquaforte e bulino, 41 x 36 cm alla battuta. Foglio 72 x 50 cm. Due piccoli cartigli centrali, entro cornice; in alto: "Palazzi Mocenighi a S. Samuello. Architetto Andrea Palladio". In basso: "In continovazione dell'Atlante Veneto e Privilegio dell'Ecc Senato MDCC". Veduta dentro cornice architettonica incisa con stemma de gli Aronauti e corona. Fa parte di: "Singolarita di Venezia, e del serenissimo suo dominio, diuise in piu parti, che si distribuiscono unite, e separate, spiegate ne'XLV tomi della Biblioteca sua uniuersale del p. ex-generale Coronelli, tomo centesimo-nono delle opere da esso pubblicate. Palazzi." Bellissimo foglio a pieni margini e con incisione su cornice incisa. 18mo secolo
Bookseller: Libreria Emiliana
2017-10-28 07:24:42
BARTOLI (Pietro Sante).
Gio. Giacomo de Rossi, s.d, 1700. Collectible. in-folio oblong, pleine basane fauve, dos à nerfs orné de fleurons dorés, pièce de titre de maroquin rouge, tranches rouges mouchetées, reliure de l'époque. Magnifique recueil de gravures à l'eau-forte de Pietro Sante Bartoli comprenant un feuillet de dédicace à Louis XIV avec cartouche allégorique, 7 planches décrivant le piédestal et l'escalier intérieur de la colonne Trajane et 117 (sur 119) planches reproduisant l'ensemble de la frise historiée qui la décore. L'album s'achève sur 14 pages de commentaire par Alfonso Ciaccone et un index (un feuillet). Hormis les deux planches manquantes (n° 63 et 116), l'illustration est dans un excellent état de conservation, le tirage des eaux-fortes offrant de superbes contrastes. Premiers et derniers feuillets de texte un peu froissés, reliure de l'époque épidermée avec les coins et les coiffes usés, et une petite fente au mors supérieur. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Librairie Vignes Online [Paris, France]
2017-10-28 07:09:47
Allestree, Richard.
Dublin: n.p., 1700. Duodecimo. 24pp. Uncut and unopened. Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), A1155A; ESTC R175422. According to ESTC, only two copies: Liverpool University Library, and National Library of Ireland. Damaged, affecting text on pages 13-6, and 21-22...
Bookseller: Sam Gatteno Books [United States]
2017-10-28 02:34:37
- Antique Master Print, titled: 'Seduit par de Magiques Charmes le vaillant Renaud s'amollit et loin du tumulte des Armes ' - Renaud, magically charmed by Armide, lies in her arms in her garden. Several putti and cupids are around, playing music, bearing garlands and reading. Armide, Princess of Damascus and a sorceress, fell in love with the crusader Renaud. Armide uses her magic to make Renaud fall in love with her too. Image inspired by one of three operas: Armide by Jean-Baptiste Lully, Renaud by Antonio Sacchini and Renaud by Henri Desmarets. Etching/engraving on laid paper. Description: Published by Basan in Paris, ca. 1700Artists and Engravers: Made by 'F. Chereau' after 'B. Picart'. Francois Chereau (1680-1729) was a French engraver who had studied with Pierre Drevet and Gerard Audran. Francois acquired Audran's plates in 1718 about the same time he was accepted to the Academy. Bernard Picart (1673-1733) was a French painter and engraver. He received his art education from his father, Etienne (1632-1721), from Le Brun and Jouvenet at the Royal Academy. His talents developed rapidly: at the age of sixteen he gained honors at the Academy of Paris. His prints in the "French" taste were very popular. His way of working was also very influential for the book illustration in the Netherlands. Condition: Excellent, given age. Left margin cropped close to the platemark. Small closed tears in the margin edges (not neraly affecting image). The image clean and crisp, a very nice impression. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study s … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2017-10-27 23:53:28
Gerard VALCK
Amsterdam, 1700. Carta geografica della Danimarca, con le coste meridionali della Svezia. Incisione in rame, coloritura coeva. Rara. A nice map of Denmark and souther Sweden, after Visscher. Etching with original hand colour, in good condition. Rare. 585 500mm
Bookseller: Libreria Antiquarius [Roma, Italy]
2017-10-27 19:38:06
DE L'ISLE, Guillaume (1675-1726) - HOMANN, Johann Baptist (1663-1724) - SEUTTER, George Matthaeus (1678-1757).
Paris, Nuremberg, and Augsburg: 1700-1747 2 volumes. Folio (21 x 13 inches). Manuscript index leaves at the beginning of each volume. 150 double-page engraved maps, including some folding, with original hand-colour in full, in part and in outline (some separations to folds of the larger maps, volume II with extensive waterstaining, edges occasionally frayed). Contemporary calf (worn). A unique composite atlas containing 34 maps by De L'Isle issued from his earliest address at the "Rue des Canettes”, and 39 from his subsequent address, and 3 without address. Amongst them are twelve of the most important 18th-century maps of America: The rare first state of L'Amerique Septentrionale... 1700; the rare first state of L'Amerique Meridional ..., 1700; the rare first edition of Carte du Paraguay du Chili du Detroit de Magellan &c... 1703; Carte de la Terre Ferme du Perou, du Bresil et du Pays des Amazones..., 1703; Carte du Mexique et de la Floride des Terres Angloises et des Isles Antilles du Cours et des Environs de la Riviere de Mississippi..., 1703 - "towering landmark along the path of Western cartographic development" (Wheat); Carte du Canada ou de la Nouvelle France et des Decouvertes qui y ont ete faites. 1703; Carte de la Louisiane et du Cours du Mississipi..., Juin, 1718 - one of the most important and influential maps of the 18th Century, the foundation map for all the later maps of the Mississippi and the whole West of the United States -; Americae Mappa generalis..., 1746; Homann's Amplissimae Regionis Mississipi Seu Provinciae Ludoviciana a P.P. Ludovico Hennepin … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2017-10-27 10:35:03
FERREIRA, MANUEL]:
1700. Folio. Pp. (xii), 460, (2). Pagination irregular but the text is complete. Partly some browning to the text. Old inscription on title-page and old annotations on front endpaper. Contemporary calf, spine gilt with five raised bands and title-label (with loss), worn, sprinkled edges. First edition of an important account of the Portuguese mission in Cochinchina and Tonkin, today's Vietnam.The Jesuit mission in Vietnam commenced in 1615 and was active until the suppression of the Jesuits by Pope Clement in 1733. Manuel Ferreira (1639-99) was a Portuguese Jesuit who served for many years in Vietnam at the end of the 17th century, of which several spent in prison. Ferreira baptized more than 20 000 people at the mission in Tonkin (according to Barbosa Machado). This work commences with a description of Tonkin including information about the people, their history and customs, geography, flora and fauna etc. It's followed by information about the establishment of the Jesuit mission in Cochinchina in 1627; it's difficulties, imprisonment and persecution of the missionaries, etc. Barbosa Machado iii, 265. Brebion 242. Cordier BI 1924. De Backer-Sommervogel ii, 1258. Innocêncio v, 423. Palau 194164. Streit vi, 1460. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Charlotte Du Rietz Rare Books (ILAB) [Stockholm, Sweden]
2017-10-27 02:57:15
FRENCH MARITIME ATLAS
Amsterdam: P. Mortier, 1700. Folio (25 x 20 inches). Letterpress title-page, 5 pages of preliminaries in French. One double-page and folding chart (of the north coast of Africa), 22 double page charts, and 11 full-page charts, all with EXCEPTIONALLY FINE HAND-COLOURING IN FULL (one or two creases, one or two minor and discreet repairs to verso, two maps a bit browned). Modern fine red morocco, gilt, antique by Trevor Lloyd. Provenance: with the purple ink library stamp of the Bibliotheek Inst. St. Louis. Oudenbosch at the foot of the title-page. The full title: "Suite du Neptune Francois, ou Atlas Nouveau des Cartes Marines. Levees par ordre expres des Roys de Portugal. Sous qui on a fait la Decouverte de l'Afrique &c. Et donnees au Public par les soins de Feu Monsieur de D'Ablancourt. Dans lequel on voit la description exacte de toutes les Cotes du Monde, du Detroit de Gibraltar, de la Mer Oceane Meridionale ou Ethiopiene, de la Mer des Indes, Orientales, & Occidentales &c. Ou sont exactement marquees les routes qu'il faut tenir, les Bancs de sables, Rochers & Basses d'eau; & generalement tout ce qui concerne la Navigation. Le tout fait sur les Observations et l'experience des plus habiles Ingenieurs et Pilotes. First edition of the third part of Mortier's pirated edition of Jaillot's "Neptune Francois" containing charts of outer-European waters prepared for King Pedro II of Portugal who was at that time supporting France and Spain in the War of Spanish Succession (1701-1714). These spectacularly beautiful maps include a magnificent world map "Carte Generale de Toutes les … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Arader Galleries - Aradernyc [New York, NY, U.S.A.]
2017-10-26 17:05:22
Witsii, Hermanni (Hermann Witsius)
Amstelaedami (Amsterdam); Ultrajecti (Utrecht): Francisci Halmae; Guilielmi vande Water, 1700. First edition. Hardcover. g- to vg. Octavo (8 1/8 x 6 1/4"). [16], 951, [57]pp (Index). Contemporary full vellum, with handwritten title to spine. Title page in red and black lettering. Copperplate title vignette. Decorative head-, tailpieces and initials. Scarce first edition of the second volume of Hermann Witsius' compendium of religious work containing 23 academic exercises in public disputation, preaching, and lecturing intended to solidify learning and churchly skills. Also includes the essay: "Conciliatory Animadversions on the Controversies agitated in Britain under the Names of Antinomians and Neonomians," as well as five orations, including the following: - "De vero Theologo," delivered on May 16th, 1675, in Franeker, on the occasion of his investiture as professor of Theology. - "De praestantia veritatis Evangelicae," delivered on May 2nd, 1680, in Utrecht, upon his appointment as professor in Divinity. - "De Theologo modesto," delivered on the 16th of October 1698, on his entrance upon the professorship of Divinity at Leiden. Binding age-toned and partly darkened. Ex-library bookplates on inside of front cover, and stamp on title page. Contemporary previous owner's name in ink on inside margin of title (not affecting lettering). Clear water-staining at upper margin of the last three leaves of "Dedicatio" (not affecting lettering). Minor and sporadic foxing / age-toning throughout. Text in Latin. Binding in overa … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Eric Chaim Kline - Bookseller [U.S.A.]
2017-10-25 12:49:58
- Plate 84-85 : 'Pyramides.' This plate shows the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx near Cairo in Egypt. The second plate shows the interior of a pyramid. De Bruyn was actually one the first who showed the interior of a pyramid. Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte�', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 � 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned to The Hague in 1693 to publish this f … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2017-10-25 12:49:58
- Plate 107 : 'Joppe.' This plate shows a panoramic view of Jaffa (nowadays part of Tel Aviv), Israel. Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte�', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 � 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned to The Hague in 1693 to publish this first book. From 1701 he started a second journey into Russia, Persia. Condition: Very good. Origninal middle fold, as issued … [Click Below for Full Description]
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2017-10-25 12:49:58
Plate 73 - 75 : 'Vilagie att Nilo.' This plate shows panoramic views of villages, including Mansoure, on the river Nile, Egypt. Sheet with descriptive text included. Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte�', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 � 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned to The Hague in 1693 to publish this first book. From 1701 he started a second journey into Russia, … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-25 12:49:58
Plate 90 - 91 : This plate shows Arabian people from Cairo in their traditional costume. Plate 91 - 92: Jewish people from Cairo. Left a man making music on a string instrument, on the right a man on a sofa smoking a pipe. Original descriptive text sheet included. Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte�', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 � 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-25 12:49:58
Plate 63 - 64 : 'Stanchio - Rhodus.' This plate shows panoramic views of Stanchio, Greece and the Island of Rhodes, both with ships . Etching/engraving on hand laid (verge) paper with watermark. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte�', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 � 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned to The Hague in 1693 to publish this first book. From 1701 he started a second journey into Russia, Persia. Condition: Good, given age. Original middle fold, … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-25 12:49:58
Antique print, titled: 'Cairo' - Two views of Cairo, Egypt. Engraving / etching with hand colouring on hand laid paper. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte, by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Made by 'Cornelis de Bruyn' after an anonymous artist. Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, (1652 - 1726) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned to The Hague in 1693 to publish this first book. From 1701 he started a second journey into Russia, Persia. Condition: Good, given age. Tiny tear bottom edge middle fold. Original folds as issued. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-25 12:49:58
Plate 151 - 152 : 'Marina di Tripoli - Tripolis.' This plate shows views of the port and city of Tripoli, Libya. Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. Description: This scarse plate originates from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte�', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Artists and Engravers: Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 � 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Best known as a landscape artist, Le Bruyn travelled widely from a young age to Vienna, on to Rome then to Smyrna, Constantinople, Egypt, Jerusalem, Syria, Lebanon, and Turkey. Everywhere he went Le Bruyn depicted the scenes around him, he was especially interested in places of antiquity or historic interest, and his are the first images of the interior of a pyramid and Jerusalem to be widely available to Westerners. After an eight-year stay in Venice, Le Bruyn returned to The Hague in 1693 to publish this first book. From 1701 he started a second journey into Russia, Persia. Condition: Good considering it's age. Genera … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: ThePrintsCollector [Zeeland, Netherlands]
2017-10-25 09:48:18
BODENEHR, Gabriel.
Augsbourg, c. 1700. Huella: 17x16cm. Papel: 30.5x19cm. Color de época. Muy buen estado.
Bookseller: Librería Antonio Castro [SEVILLA, SE, Spain]
2017-10-24 17:42:09
- Kupferstich, anonym, um 1700, 16 x 27,5 cm (knapprandig).
Bookseller: Peter Bierl Buch- & Kunstantiquariat
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