Old World Auctions: Maps and Atlases - bidstart 11/2, 190, Richmond

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Auction Report
Auction Date
11/16/2022 - 11/16/2022
Page Size: 757 items in 31 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Jansson, Jan

"[Lot of 5] Typus Orbis Terrarum [with] Americae Descriptio [and] Africae Descriptio [and] Asia [and] Europae Nova Tabula", Jansson, Jan

1634USD 2,200.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,040.00
2

"[Lot of 8 - Vichy Laboratories French Possessions Maps]",

1939 (circa)USD 500.00 - 650.00USD 480.00
3

"[Lot of 6 Maps] Le Mappe Blu dell' Avventura",

1986USD 500.00 - 650.00USD 450.00
4Magini and Porro

"Universi Orbis Descriptio ad Usum Navigantium", Magini and Porro

1598 (circa)USD 550.00 - 700.00USD 600.00
5Ritter, Franz

"[Untitled - World and Horological Diagrams]", Ritter, Franz

1607USD 3,250.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,880.00
6Blaeu, Willem

"Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula", Blaeu, Willem

1635 (circa)USD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 10,350.00
7Visscher, Nicolas

"Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata et in Lucem Edita ", Visscher, Nicolas

1664 (circa)USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,440.00
8Stoopendaal, Bastiaan

"Orbis Terrarum Tabula Recens Emendata et in Lucem Edita", Stoopendaal, Bastiaan

1682 (circa)USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,920.00
9Blaeu/Valck

"Novus Planiglobii Terrestris per Utrumque Polum Conspectus", Blaeu/Valck

1695 (circa)USD 4,000.00 - 4,750.00USD 3,600.00
10Goeree, Willem

"Den Aardkloot van Water Ontbloot, na Twee Zyden Aante Fien", Goeree, Willem

1700 (circa)USD 220.00 - 250.00USD 192.00
11Chatelain, Henry Abraham

"Nouveaux Mappemonde ou Globe Terrestre avec des Tables et des Remarques pour Conduire a la Connoissance de la Geographie et de l'Histoire", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

1720 (circa)USD 550.00 - 700.00USD 390.00
12Delisle, Guillaume

"Mappemonde a l'Usage du Roy", Delisle, Guillaume

1720USD 800.00 - 950.00USD 420.00
13Leth, Hendrik de

"Le Globe Terrestre Represente en Deux Plans-Hemispheres Dressee sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences", Leth, Hendrik de

1740 (circa)USD 240.00 - 300.00USD 216.00
14Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

"Essay d'une Carte Reduite Contenant les Parties Connuees du Globe Terrestre", Bellin, Jacques Nicolas

1748USD 750.00 - 900.00USD 960.00
15Delisle/Buache

"[On 2 Sheets] Hemisphere Occidental Dresse en 1720 pour l'Usage Particulier du Roy... / Hemisphere Oriental...", Delisle/Buache

1760USD 1,000.00 - 1,300.00USD 900.00
16Bayly, John

"A New Map of the World, in Three Sections; Wherein the Several Track sand Discoveries of the British Navigators, to the Present Time, Are Distinctly and Accurately Laid Down", Bayly, John

1782USD 350.00 - 425.00USD 300.00
17Bonne, Rigobert

"Carte Reduite des Terres et des Mers du Globe Terrestre", Bonne, Rigobert

1782USD 160.00 - 190.00USD 120.00
18Elwe, Jan Barend

"Planisphere Representant Toute l'Etendue du Monde, dans l'Ordre qu'on a Suivi dans ce Livre", Elwe, Jan Barend

1792 (circa)USD 600.00 - 750.00USD 360.00
19Morse, Jedidiah (Rev.)

"[Lot of 2] Chart of the World on Mercator's Projection [and] Artificial Sphere [on sheet with] Copernican System", Morse, Jedidiah (Rev.)

1796 (circa)USD 90.00 - 110.00USD 90.00
20Anon.

"World from the Best Authorities", Anon.

1800 (circa)USD 100.00 - 130.00USD 66.00
21Molini, Giuseppe

"Nouvelle Mappemonde avec les Dernieres Decouvertes et les Voyages des Plus Celebres Voyageurs", Molini, Giuseppe

1807USD 475.00 - 600.00Not Sold
22Stieler, Adolph

"Planiglob in Mercators Projection, zur Uebersicht der Erdflache und der Seereisen...", Stieler, Adolph

1845USD 60.00 - 75.00USD 44.40
23Johnston, W. & A.K.

"Geographical Division and Distribution of Reptilia (Reptiles) [on sheet with] Geographical Division and Distribution of Ophidia (Serpents) According to Schlegel", Johnston, W. & A.K.

1855 (circa)USD 140.00 - 170.00USD 84.00
24National Geographic Magazine

"[Lot of 2] Western Hemisphere - Map of Discovery [and] Eastern Hemisphere - Map of Discovery", National Geographic Magazine

1928USD 300.00 - 375.00USD 180.00
25

"Carriers of the New Black Plague",

1938USD 220.00 - 250.00Not Sold
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    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27-Feb. 10:</b> Vertigo (1958), poster, US. The ultimate poster on this classic Hitchcock title, one of three known examples. £40,000 to £60,000.
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    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 815. Homann's world atlas featuring 110 maps in contemporary color (1751). $14,000 to $16,000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 60. Miniature pocket globe based on Herman Moll (1785). $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (Feb 8):</b> Lot 8. Visscher's rare carte-a-figures world map (1652). $14,000 to $16,000.
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