English county maps | a collection of 20 engraved or woodcut maps, [sixteenth-nineteenth century]
English county maps | a collection of 20 engraved or woodcut maps, [sixteenth-nineteenth century]
English county maps | a collection of 20 engraved or woodcut maps, [sixteenth-nineteenth century]
English county maps | a collection of 20 engraved or woodcut maps, [sixteenth-nineteenth century]
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English county maps | a collection of 20 engraved or woodcut maps, [sixteenth-nineteenth century]

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

English county maps | a collection of 20 engraved or woodcut maps, [sixteenth-nineteenth century]

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

ENGLAND

A collection of 20 engraved county maps and views. [Sixteenth-nineteenth century]

Münster, Sebastian. Tabula Europae I. [1542, or later], hand-coloured woodcut map, (296 x 367mm.), minor spotting and tape remnants

Speed, John. The Counti of Warwick. The Shire, Towne and Citie of Coventre. [c.1612-1616], hand-coloured engraved map (420 x 543mm.), a few marginal tears

Blaeu, Joan. Wigorniensis comitatus et comitatus Warwicensis. [c.1645], hand-coloured engraved map, (450 x 550mm.), minor repairs, laid down on cloth

[Merian, Matthaus] Abbildung der Statt und Revier von Rochester, Chetham, [and]Prospect dess England Shepeij, [c.1672], two engraved hand-coloured views on one sheet, (336 x 382mm.), minor browning and remnants of tape

[Merian, Matthaus] Abbildung wie die Königin von Gross Britanien zu Portsmouth [and] Abbildung wie die Statt London], [c.1672], two engraved hand-coloured views on one sheet, (336 x 400mm.), minor browning and remnants of tape

Ogilby, John. The Road from Glocester to Coventry. [c.1680], hand-coloured engraved map, minor browning and remnants of tape

Münster, Sebastian. Von den Britannischen inseln Albione das ist Engelland und Hibernia. [c.1550], woodcut map on text leaf, (274 x 168mm., text leaf)

Warwicksire, engraved hand-coloured circular map, on text leaf, mounted, (150 x 88mm.)

Warwickshire, engraved hand-coloured map on text leaf, (178 x 136mm.)

Warwickshire, engraved hand-coloured map, (270 x 215mm.)

Gloucestershire, engraved hand-coloured map, (273 x 215mm.)

Dorsetshire, engraved hand-coloured map, (214 x 271mm.)

Lincolnshire, engraved hand-coloured map, (270 x 215mm.)

Shropshire, engraved hand-coloured map, mounted, (265 x 197mm.)

Derbyshire, engraved hand-coloured map, matted and mounted (265 x 200mm.)

Worcestershire, engraved hand-coloured map, matted and mounted (265 x 200mm.)

Staffordshire, engraved hand-coloured map, matted and mounted (265 x 200mm.)

Warwickeshire, engraved hand-coloured map, text to verso, mounted, (97 x 140mm.)

Warwick Sh:, engraved map, matted, (103 x 63mm.)

Warwickshire, hand-coloured map, (209 x 165mm.)


sold as collection not subject to return

Condition Report

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