Maps > Sixteenth Century

Results for: category: [x] Sixteenth Century
Showing: 1 - 6 (of 6)
Results per page:
Order by:
1.
The City of Paris - Wood Engraving - 1572. Sebastian Munster.
The City of Paris - Wood Engraving - 1572
Basel: Adam Petri, 1572. (Die Statt Paris etlicher map figuriert und contrafehtet nach ietziger gelegenheit (The City of Paris)) An original wood engraved map from the Cosmographia Universalis by Sebastian Munster (1489-1552); 15 1/2 x 12 1/3 inches. Published by the prestigious Basel printing firm of Adam Petri in 1572...
[Item #MAP00230]   more info
Price: $600.00
2.
Western Hemisphere - 1545. Sebastian Munster.
Western Hemisphere - 1545
Basle: (n.p.), 1545. (Novae Insulae XXVI. Nova Tabula.) An early example of Munster's map of America, the first map to show all of North and South America in a true continental form. It was this state of the map's inclusion in th 1544 edition of Munster's cosmography that forever caused...
[Item #MAP00067]   more info
Price: $9,200.00
3.
World Map - Wood Engraving - 1572. Sebastian Munster.
World Map - Wood Engraving - 1572
Basel: Adam Petri, 1572. (Das Erst General / inhaltend die beschreibung und den circkel des gantzen Erdtreichs und moeres (The General World)) An original wood engraved map from the Cosmographia Universalis by Sebastian Munster (1489-1552); 15 3/4 x 12 1/4 inches. Published by the prestigious Basel printing firm of Adam...
[Item #MAP00227]   more info
Price: $2,200.00
4.
Asia by Ortelius - c. 1575. Abrahamus Ortelius.
Asia by Ortelius - c. 1575
Antwerp: (n.p.), c. 1575. (Asiae Nova Descriptio) From Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terranum, the first modern world atlas. An excellent color depiction of Asia, including Japan far to the North, exagerated New Guinea and inaccurate eastern Russia. An early edition of the plate, the words Cum priuilegio can faintly be made...
[Item #MAP00103]   more info
Price: $2,200.00
5.
The New World by Ortelius - 1573. Abrahamus Ortelius.
The New World by Ortelius - 1573
Amsterdam: (n.p.), 1573. (Americae Sive/Novi Orbis, No: Va Descripto) From Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terranum, the first modern world atlas. One of the seminal and most sought after maps of the New World. An example of the first plate of the America's map, which was replaced starting in 1579. The words...
[Item #MAP00133]   more info
Price: $8,000.00
6.
Pacific Ocean - 1589. Abrahamus Ortelius.
Pacific Ocean - 1589
Antwerp: (n.p.), 1589. (Maris Pacifici, (quod vulgo Mar del Zur)…) Published in the "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum", this map is noted as the first of the Pacific Ocean. Very early hand coloring with Latin text on verso. A highly sought after map as it is the first to center on the...
[Item #MAP00069]   more info
Price: $16,000.00