Messina Harbor Sicily Sea Port Italy 1730 antique engraved Basire hand color map

Messina Harbor Sicily Sea Port Italy 1730 antique engraved Basire hand color map


Plan of the Works of the city of Messina, one of the Strongest and Most Considerable Cities of Sicily, and a Fine Sea Port

(Italy- Sicilia Italia)

Issued c.1730-40, England

Engraved by Basire

Fine antique engraved city plan/ map printed in the early 18th century.

With lovely detailed full hand color. Note the numerous sailing ships in the harbor.


Eastern Hemisphere Australia Tracks Capt. Cook Moon 1816 Thomson antique map

Eastern Hemisphere Australia Tracks Capt. Cook Moon 1816 Thomson antique map


Eastern Hemisphere

Issued London, 1816 by Thomson.

Fine antique engraved map printed in the early 19th century.

Wonderful depiction of this hemisphere, showing the detailed tracks of Captain Cook's 3 voyages. New Holland (Australia) is boldly shown lacking any interior detail, while Africa has imaginary topographic features which include rivers across the interior desert region and the fictitious Mou ...


Zutphen Netherlands Holland c.1740 antique De Leth engraved hand color city plan

Zutphen Netherlands Holland c.1740 antique De Leth engraved hand color city plan


NAAUWEKEURIG PLAN DER STAD
ZUTPHEN

Issued Amsterdam: c. 1740; by de Leth

Scarce and charming original mid-18th century engraved Dutch city plan.

With detailed and attractive full hand color.

In VG to VG+ condition, trivial light age wear, but overall remaining well preserved. A pleasing example of this attractive antique map.

Stunningly detailed, a key at top left identifies approx. 25 spec ...


Boulevard of Sebastopol Paris Military Parade 1859 large antique color print

Boulevard of Sebastopol Paris Military Parade 1859 large antique color print


Boulevard de Sebastapol, Paris
From a Drawing by R.P. Leitch

(French Military Parading Through Street, soldiers, horse-drawn carriages)

Issued May 21, 1859 as a color supplement to the Illustrated London News

Fine and very uncommon large antique color lithographed print. Blank on verso as issued.

In Good condition. Small old stain in top left corner, centerfold backed long ago with thin strip of paper, light ...


 

 

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