Old World Auctions: Antique Maps, Globes, Charts, Atlases & Vintage Graphics - online bidstart 3/21, 167, Glen Allen

Auction Details

Auction Date
03/28/2018 - 03/28/2018
Page Size: 462 items in 19 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

Carolus II. D.G. Mag: Brit: Fran: & Hiber: Rex &ct., White, R.

1680USD 200.00 - 230.00Unknown

The English Atlas, Pitt, Moses

1680USD 350.00 - 425.00Unknown

De Bello Belgico, Strada, Famiamo, S.J.

1701USD 350.00 - 425.00Unknown

[Lot of 2] A New Universal Atlas Containing Maps of the Various Empires, Kingdoms, States and Republics of the World... [and] Table of Contents, Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

1851USD 55.00 - 70.00Unknown

Mercator's Double-Hemisphere World Map in Full Contemporary Color"Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio quam ex Magna Universali Gerardi Mercatoris...", Mercator, Rumold

1587USD 3,750.00 - 4,500.00Unknown

Della Grandezza della Terra, e Come da Antichi, e Moderni sia Misurata, Rosaccio, Guiseppe

1590USD 300.00 - 400.00Unknown

Ritter's Unusual Sun-Dial World Map - First State"[Untitled - World and Horological Diagrams]", Ritter, Franz

1607USD 3,500.00 - 4,500.00Unknown

Pitt's Superb Double-Hemisphere World Map"Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accuratissima Tabula", Pitt, Moses

1680USD 4,000.00 - 4,750.00Unknown

[Lot of 2] Carte du Monde de Marc Paul / Carte du Monde de Iacques Castaldo / Carte du Monde de Miguel Lopez [and] Planisphere de Turquet / Planisphere de Bertius / Planisphere d Arzael, Mallet, Alain Manesson

1684USD 240.00 - 300.00Unknown

Werelt Caert, Stoopendaal, Daniel

1688USD 1,100.00 - 1,400.00Unknown

Algemeene Wereldtkaart van den Aardkloot. In twee Vlakronden Vertoont, en naar de Niewste Beschryvingen Overzien en Verbetert, Luyts, Jans

1705USD 550.00 - 650.00Unknown

De Werelt Caart, Danckerts/Wetstein

1718USD 1,000.00 - 1,400.00Unknown

Orbis Vetus in Utraque Continente Juxta Mentem Sansonianam Distinctus, nec non Observationibus Astronomicis Redactus, Robert de Vaugondy, Didier

1785USD 700.00 - 850.00Unknown

A New Map of the World with the Latest Discoveries, Brookes, Richard

1791USD 160.00 - 190.00Unknown

Planisphere, Levasseur, Victor

1854USD 140.00 - 170.00Unknown

Fascinating Japanese Satirical Map Published Prior to WWII"[At a Glance: Cartoon Map of the Current World Situation] Hitome de Wakaru Manga Sekai Manga Genjo Chizu...",

1932USD 1,400.00 - 2,000.00Unknown

[Untitled - Ancient World], Macrobius, Ambrosius Aurelius Theodo

1565USD 700.00 - 850.00Unknown

Aevi Veteris Usque ad Annum Salutis Nonagesimum Supra Milles Quadringentos Cogniti Tantum, Typus Geographic..., Coronelli, Vicenzo Maria

1690USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Unknown

Ancient Map of the World with Depictions of the Four Elements"Universalis Tabula Iuxta Ptolemaeum", Ptolemy/Mercator

1695USD 1,600.00 - 2,000.00Unknown

Septentrionalium Terrarum Descript., Mercator/Jansson

1630USD 220.00 - 250.00Unknown

Nova et Accurata Poli Arctici et Terrarum Circum Iacentium Descriptio, Jansson, Jan

1657USD 750.00 - 900.00Unknown

"Nuova Carta del Polo Artico Secondo l'Ultime Osservazioni", Tirion, Isaac

1740USD 200.00 - 240.00Unknown

The Geography of the Great Solar Eclipse of July 14, MDCCXLVIII. Exhibiting an Accurate Map of All Parts of the Earth in Which It Will Be Visible with the North Pole According to the Latest Discoveries, Jefferys, T.

1748USD 300.00 - 400.00Unknown

Globus Coelestris, Hondius/Bertius

1616USD 400.00 - 500.00Unknown

Hemel Globe, Halma, Francois

1705USD 475.00 - 600.00Unknown
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
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