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AMÉRIQUE


Continent américain



24     HOMANN Héritiers. Americae Mappa generalis… ( Nuremberg, 1746) Col. - Repair of small printer crease next to lower part center fold. In good condition. Very minor age-toning. Cartouche with later colour addition. Framed. (Sold as is.) 455 x 520 mm.

600 - 700 €
Adjugé pour 500 €

¤ Johann Baptist Homann's well-engraved map has a large decorative cartouche. Detailed map of the western hemisphere. Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724) was a German engraver and publisher, who established himself and his family as perhaps the most famous German map publishers. Following his death in 1724, the business continued under the name Homann Heirs .
(Extra shipping costs apply when shipped with frame.)



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25     DELISLE, G . / BUACHE, Ph. / DEZAUCHE, J. Carte de l'Amérique Dressée par G. Delisle et Ph. Buache… ( Paris, 1827) Limites en col. d'époque. Bel exemplaire. - A very good and dark impression. In original o/l colours. 490 x 605 mm.

300 - 400 €
Adjugé pour 220 €

¤ Beautifully engraved map of the American continent. Showing Western Europe around the Mediterranean. With an inset map of the northwestern part of North America after Captain Cook's discoveries.



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