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Blaeu, Joan
75.000,00 Categories: , , ,
1652 - Amsterdam
Nr. 11696

A magnificent copy of the second Latin edition of the first volume of Joan Blaeu’s City Atlas of the Netherlands, here the United Netherlands “Theatrum urbium Belgicae foederatae”. Latin text, 7 typographical dedication sheets, 34 sheets of text. With a fine, contemporary hand-colored and gold-heightened copper title, some colored woodcut initials, text woodcuts, and text [...]

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A fine copy of Janssonius’ historical atlas in an exceptional colouring and lavishly heightened with gold. Contemporary hand-colored and gold-heightened title page, 30 p., 264 p. Folio 50 x 32 cm. Gilt-paneled vellum editor’s binding. (small tear on the upper capital, slightly soiled, without the ties, only slightly bumped or rubbed). 60 maps contemporary coloured and heightened [...]

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Blaeu, Joan
49.500,00 Categories: ,
1652 - Amsterdam
Nr. 11580

A large-paper copy of the third Latin edition, 2 volumes, Latin text, 2 engraved titles, 226 engraved maps and views, folding vellum richly decorated with gold, Folio H. 57 x L. 36 x W. 9 cm. ‘Toonneel der steden’ by Joan Blaeu: Dutch splendour in the 17th century. Nothing gives a more beautiful and magnificent [...]

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