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Eastern Europe . .

Turkey; Greece; Hungary; Poland; Ukraine; Albania; Yugoslavia etc


 'Tombeau a Jediekombet / Tombeau sur le Mont Piedrakoes' showing two views each of a tomb at Jediekombet and on the Piedrakoes mountain.

Both these places are in the Samaxi region of Azerbaijan. Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Size . 47 x 37 cm. Image size is 37 x 28 cm. . His drawings of these ruins were a disappointment to his public as they differed from those they had already become familiar with. £85 inc delivery . These are from the 1702 English edition



Remains of fortresses on Koesoffa mountains. Remains of fortresses. Cave on Mount Tagte Rustan Armenia
Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Size . 47 x 37 cm. Image size is 37 x 28 cm. . His drawings of these ruins were a disappointment to his public as they differed from those they had already become familiar with. £85 inc delivery . These are from the 1700 French edition

Kasjan +  Kohm in Poland 
Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds.  from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals.  Size . 47 x 37 cm. Image size is  37 x 28 cm. . His drawings of these ruins were a disappointment to his public as they differed from those they had already become familiar with.   £45 inc delivery . These are from the 1700 French  editionz



161 Deuil des Femmes Armeniennes/Mourning women from Armenia
Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Size . 47 x 37 cm. Image size is 37 x 28 cm. . His drawings of these ruins were a disappointment to his public as they differed from those they had already become familiar with. £55 inc delivery . These are from the 1700 French edition smaller image



Les Rivieres Kur, et Aras. in Europe > Russia / Baltic / Black Sea region ... View of Aras rivers Copperplate engraving on a verge type hand laid paper, with watermark. Original folds. from: 'Voyage au Levant c'est a dire dans les principaux endroits de l'Asie Mineure dans les Isles de Chio, de Rhodes, de Chypre &c., de meme que dans les plus considerables villes d'Egypte, de Syrie, et de la Terre Sainte', by Corneille le Brun (Cornelis de Bruyn), published by Henri de Kroonevelt, Delft, 1700. First edition in French, first published in Dutch in1698 ('Reizen.door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia.') In 1702 an English edition appeared as well. Cornelis de Bruijn (also spelled Cornelius de Bruyn, pronounced (1652 1726/7) was a Dutch artist and traveler. He made two large tours and published illustrated books with his observations of people, buildings, plants and animals. Size . 47 x 37 cm. Image size is 37 x 28 cm. . His drawings of these ruins were a disappointment to his public as they differed from those they had already become familiar with. £55 inc delivery . These are from the 1700 French edition smaller image









Turkey - Asiatiche Turkey Taf i - iv

Original steel engraving with surrounding pics of Ottoman life . . . you could tint if wished. Bookplate originates from: 'Verldshistoriskt Album, innehallande Femhundra Teckningar ofver Jordens skilde Lander och Folk'  aka "World History  Album, containing Five Hundred Drawings of  the different countries and people "( published Stockholm, 1857). Size  overall size is ca. 38 x 33 cm.  image size is ca. 31.5 x 27.5 cm.  Unmounted  complete set of four  inc delivery £180 light creasing marking in the extreme margins includes Jerusalem, Armenia, Smyrna , Bedouin, Palmyra, Jordan, Gaza, Lebanon, Beirut as all then in the Ottoman Empire a few margin edge tears/nicks




Iran + Turan

Original steel engraving with surrounding pics of Ottoman life . . . you could tint if wished. Bookplate originates from: 'Verldshistoriskt Album, innehallande Femhundra Teckningar ofver Jordens skilde Lander och Folk'  aka "World History  Album, containing Five Hundred Drawings of  the different countries and people "( published Stockholm, 1857). Size  overall size is ca. 38 x 33 cm.  image size is ca. 31.5 x 27.5 cm.  Unmounted  inc delivery £45 light  marking in the extreme margins includesAfghanistan, Ispahan, Persia included here as matches the above




Gezigt Van Bolcheretskoi in Kamtschatka

Engraving by J.S. Klauber, to illustrate German edition of Cook's voyages in southern seas.1795ca. Size  22 X 36 centimeter Folds as issued Worked on James Cook's voyages (Copies of earlier engravings from others for a Dutch edition of the accounts: I. S. Klauber, Amsterdam 1795)He was the most renowned member of his family. He first studied with his father, then went to Rome, then to Paris to study with Johann Georg Wille. He was accepted at the Paris Academy and became Graveur du Roi soon later, but went back to Augsburg during French Revolution, moved on to Nuremberg and finally, in 1796, to St. Petersburg, where he became engraver of the court and director of the Academy of Engravers. He very probably died in St. Petersburg. £45 inc delivery




Winterwooning van Kamtschatka van Binnen,

Engraving by J.S. Klauber, to illustrate German edition of Cook's voyages in southern seas.1795ca. Size  22 X 36 centimeter Folds as issued Worked on James Cook's voyages (Copies of earlier engravings from others for a Dutch edition of the accounts: I. S. Klauber, Amsterdam 1795)He was the most renowned member of his family. He first studied with his father, then went to Rome, then to Paris to study with Johann Georg Wille. He was accepted at the Paris Academy and became Graveur du Roi soon later, but went back to Augsburg during French Revolution, moved on to Nuremberg and finally, in 1796, to St. Petersburg, where he became engraver of the court and director of the Academy of Engravers. He very probably died in St. Petersburg. £45 inc delivery




Portraits du Grand Seigneur et des Principaux Officiers de l'Empire Ottoman.
 Copper engraving from Henri Chatelain  from Atlas Historique 1719 .  Divided in 4 panels plus descriptions, costumes of Ottoman princes. Zacharie Chatelain (d.1723) was the father of Henri Abraham (1684-1743) and Zacharie Junior (1690-1754). They worked as a partnership publishing the Atlas Historique, Ou Nouvelle Introduction A L'Histoire ? under several different Chatelain imprints, depending on the Chatelain family partnerships at the time of publication. The atlas was published in seven volumes between 1705 and 1720, and a second edition appearing in 1732. £85 inc delivery









Dantzic fine aquatint original hand colour by Robert Bowyer (1758-1834) ,published in 1815  Bowyer in 'An Illustrated Record of Important Events in the Annals of Europe, During the Years 1812, 1813, 1814 & 1815, Comprising a series of Views of Paris, Moscow, The Kremlin, Dresden, Berlin..... together with a History of those Momentous Transactions.' image 22 x 32 cm. full page full borders etc no foxing or other defects £285 inc delivery . . pic lightened for the net to show details cheaper  much collected
 

A CORRECT MAP of the OTTOMAN EMPIRE including all the countries possessed by, or Tributary to the TURKS in Europe Asia & Africa

By Thomas Bowen Published London. c1750. Engraved for Middleton's Complete System of Geography." Generally accurate map but decorated with some imaginary mountains so about 80% accurate £185 inc delivery... rolled for certain countries due to size


A New Map of the So. & Mid Parts of Antient Greece viz. Epirus, Hellas, or Graecia Propria, and Peloponnesus, together with Adjoyning Islands

From "A New Sett of Maps both of Antient and Present Geography" by Edward Wells an English clergyman, teacher and mathematician, born in 1667. All map are dedicated to William the Duke of Gloucester who died 1700, the year of the first edition of the atlas. The Wells maps have been much valued during the beginning of the 18th century because of its accuracy.Published London, 1738. Size :  36.3 x 51.5 cm. £105 inc delivery  repaired and strengthened to rear

 

A Map of Little Bochara Thomas Kitchin c1780, Hand Coloured: Based on maps of the Jesuits and Kyrillow:Thomas Kitchin (1718-1784) was one of the most prolific of English cartographers. He produced not only maps of all the countries of the world, but also the English and Welsh Counties..£40
 




Carte General de la Turquie d'Asie ... les parties limitrophes de la Perse jusqu'a Teheran & les Regiones Caucasiennes. Par L. Vivien, Geographe. Grave par Giraldon Bovinet. 1825. Paris. Chez Menard et Desenne, Libraires Rue Git le Coeur, No. 8. 1ere Feuille.

Published by  Vivien de St Martin, L. Paris .1827 (map dated 1824.) Pair of copper engraved antique maps, designed such that they can be joined, with original hand colouring. Slight offsetting, otherwise good condition. Size 29 x 46.5 cms each, plus wide margins with plate marks. £125 pair delivered


L'Asie Mineure et le Bosphore pour l'Histoire ancienne de M. RollinAsie

Turkey, Armenia, Ukraine, by  d’Anville 1726  Drawn by Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville Born at Paris July 11, 1697–1782 Image app.: 32 x 25.5 cm. Folds as issued wrinkling to top right corner needs a press £105 inc delivery
 


First Part of Turkey in Europe, Containing Moldovia, and Little Tartary with Krimea, to which is added the whole of the Black Sea …1774

Detailed map of the Black Sea region.  From Dunn's New Atlas or Mundane System of Geography, printed for Robert Sayer at 53 Fleet Street, London.Published  London / 1774 Printed By Robert Sayer  full margins. Total dimensions 555 x 455mm. £210 inc delivery less collected
 
Graecie Pars Septentrionalis.
Detailed map of northern Greece includes Macedonia & Thrace.. WHITTLE; LAURIE. Date, 1794 Size 46.5 x 63.5 cm.Laurie & Whittle were leading map and print publishers in London at the end of the 18th century, having acquired Robert Sayer's business in 1794. They subsequently recognised that there was a market for maps which recorded the ever-changing political boundaries during the Napoleonic era: a market which they were able to supply. £260 inc delivered less collected

 

 RUSSIE D'EUROPE 1833.
No. 45. Grave par Thierry. From Atlas Complet Du Precis De La Geographie Universelle De M. Malte-Brun; Dresse Conformement Au Texte De Cet Ouvrage, Et Entierement Revu Et Corrige Par M.J.-J.-N. Huot ... (Cet Atlas est compose de 72 Cartes.) Paris. Aime Andre, Libraire-Editeur, rue Christine, 1; Ve. Le Normant, Libraire, rue de Seine, 8. 1837. Size 45 x 34 cm image £45 inc delivery ( rolled)
 

"Russia or Muscovy in Europe  " by Thomas Jefferys
Antique map by  Thomas Jefferys (1719-1771 ), Geographer to King George III.  Originally produced for an edition of Thomas Salmon, "A New Geographical and Historical Grammar".London :   Published in   London by Thomas Salmon 1762. Later hand colour full margins  Copper line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 184 x 197mm (approx. 7-1/4" x 7-3/4"). Folds as issued ,  £65 inc delivery



Cyprus
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Original engraved antique print , engraved by E.Finden after a picture by C.Cattermole & W.Page, drawn 1839.  published by A. Fullarton & Co. in Gazetteer of the World, 1856. Size 14 x 11.5 cms including title, plus margins £8



Rhodes
..Original engraved antique print , engraved by E.Finden after a picture by C.Cattermole & W.Page, drawn 1839.  published by A. Fullarton & Co. in Gazetteer of the World, 1856. Size 14 x 11.5 cms including title, plus margins £8



 Corfu
..Original engraved antique print , engraved by E.Finden after a picture by C.Cattermole & W.Page, drawn 1839.  published by A. Fullarton & Co. in Gazetteer of the World, 1856. Size 14 x 11.5 cms including title, plus margins £8


Habits of a Turkish Gentleman & Lady
From an undated print of an engraving by Nathaniel Parr.(floruit 1742-1751) from a picture by Neuhof, p. 29'. Overall Size: 37 x 22 cm ..c 1740 From: A New and general collection of voyages / Thomas Astley. London, 1745-47.images originally from Theodor Johann de Bry, c. 1527-1598, and Johann Israel de Bry " his second series, the Petits Voyages(Frankfurt, 1598-1613)., which prints voyages to Africa, India and the Far East; £30



Ancient Ephesus from above the Theatre,Restored from plans and measurements taken on the spot.
  Antique steel engraving engraved by William Richardson (1842-77)  drawn  by Edward Falkener   from 'The Imperial Bible Dictionary', published by Blackie & Son, c.1880s .  Size 19 x  12.5cm £20 unmounted






Plato's School, Bithynia
Antique steel engraving published by Herman Meyer,New York rom Meyers Universum/"Universum Or Views Of The Most Remarkable Places And Objects Of All Countries", published Institut in Hidlburghausen steel engraving dated 1859. 13,5 x 10cm. plus margins with full plate mark. £15 unmounted x 3



Sebastopol /Ukraine Crimea:

Antique Steel Engraving Published 1839 by Virtue, London by Miss Julia Pardoe. Engraved from a drawing by William Bartlett. published in The Beauties of the Bosphorus, 1838.  £12 unmounted clipped page




Scene from the Ruins of Carthage
Antique steel engraving,  engraved by H.Adlard from  a picture by J.Salmon, published in Fisher's Drawing Room Scrap Book, 1837. £15 unmounted



Tomb of Helen Daughter of Jason
Antique copper engraving  from Travels in Various Countries of Europe, Asia and Africa: Greece, Egypt, and ...By Edward Daniel Clarke, Robert Walpole wtc published 1812/3 by Cadell & Davies Full page mega rare inscription in Greek is legible £45




The Acropolis Athens
Antique steel engraving published by Herman Meyer,New York from Meyers Universum/"Universum Or Views Of The Most Remarkable Places And Objects Of All Countries", published Institut in Hidlburghausen steel engraving dated 1859. 13,5 x 10cm. . £15 unmounted



Grotto of Antiparos
From 'A new general collection of voyages and travels; consisting of the most esteemed relations, which have been hitherto published in any language; comprehending everything remarkable in its kind, in Europe, Asia, Africa, and America'. (published 1745-47) by John Green, fl. 1730-1753 & Thomas Astley ; engraved by Nathaniel Parr Size 23 x 19 cm on laid paper £25 all full  page x 2




THE NEW CHURCH IN FOTHEN - A FOTHI SZENTHEGYHAZ" Hungary

steeel  engraving around 1835 drawn by  v. L. Rohbock / GMKurz 160x120 mm. £12




Street Scene in Constantinople

  from Meyers Universum/"Universum Or Views Of The Most Remarkable Places And Objects Of All Countries", published Institut in Hidlburghausen steel engraving dated 1859. 13,5x10cm. plus margins with full plate mark. £15 unmounted .  now cleaned




Dresss of the Turks with a View of the Grand Seignior's Seraglio
Dated to image 1804 published by Brightly & Kinnersley, Bungay, Suffolk, for the Rev. E.Blomfield ' A Complete and Universal Dictionary'. Copper engraved antique print 18 x 16 cm £20 scarce sent cleaned

 

The Famous Bridge & Fortress of Esseck over ye Drave on ye Borders of Sclavonia & lower Hungary. An Hungarian. Triumphal Arch. A Bulgarian Woman. Houses under ground. A Mosque, Peneus, Larisa
Multiple Engravings on one copper-plate Issued in John Harris's 'Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca', or 'A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels'.  Commissioned under King George II of England, published London, 1748. Image 32.5 x 23.5cm  £20 . . 5copies




St. Peter’s Church Rome / Habits of the Women of Strasburg. Etc. 
Multiple Engravings on one copper-plate Issued in John Harris's 'Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca', or 'A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels'.  Commissioned under King George II of England, published London, 1748. Image 32.5 x 23.5cm  £20 . . 3 copies



Habits of a Turkish gentleman and Lady Copper engraving by James Mynde (fl.1720-1760)/F: Garden, 1736. From B Picart fl.1723-1775 'Ceremonies and religious customs of the various nations of the world. Published in Amsterdam 1736 in various editions Size , 21 x 28 cm full page laid paper £25 RARE .


 


The Baron of Scanaw in Bohemia, after having cut out his own Tongue, to prevent accusing himself or others of Heresy, Racked to Death.
 from The New and Complete Book of Martyrs; or, an Universal History of Martyrdom. Containing the Whole of Fox's Book of Martyrs, ...
Originally composed and written by the Rev. and Celebrated Mr. John Fox. The Whole Newly Revised, Corrected, Modernized, and Improved, with Additions and Great Improvements, by Paul Wright, D.D. (London: Alex. Hogg), [1784?]. mounted £18




Dresses of the Women of Nio, one of the Grecian Islands in the Archiepalago
The Romeca Dance, by the People of the Isle of Paros, in the Grecian Archipelago. Original antique ethnographic print From Bankes's "New System of Geography, Published by Royal Authority". The print was published by C. Cooke in London ca 1775. . . . etc" Size 12.5*x 18cms Copper engraving. : Elephant Folio. . All are as shown in the pic as duplicates are shown separately etc . They are shown in clear daylight to accentuate flaws.£25



Trentschin Slovakia  Steel engraving drawn by j Rohboch engraved by G Heisinger Published in Darmstadt Image 8.6x13 cm £12




Ruins Likava Slovakia Steel engraving drawn by j Rohboch engraved by G Heisinger Published in Darmstadt Image 8.6x13 cm £12



Ruins of Athens Copper engraving by Heath Published as the Act directs by Harrison & Co. Jan 1783 size 26 x 20 cm page . Some age toning , but a nice early engraving £20




Women of Nio One of the islands of the Grecian Archipelago from Moore's New and Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels 1789 Size 26 x 21 cms.Copper engraving some age toning to the edge of the page £20 some ageing and staining as in pic

 



Islan Fort en Dalmatie from Nouveau Theatre d'Italie by Pierre Mortier, After J Blaeu or Bleau 1724 published in Amsterdam size whole page 39cm x 31 cm 10.5"x7.5". RARE Perfect was in Yugoslavia not sure after maps were redrawn £125



 ATHENS FROM THE ILISSUS


    Steel engraving by Brandard after drawing by Wolfensberger from`The Classic Lands of Europe.Size: 12.5*18.5cms Published in  1842 London . Mounted etc £20





The Grand Seignior in in an elegant Turkish Habit

Sultan Mehmet IV, grand. seignior and leader of the Ottoman Turkish empire,

Copper engraving   originally French  after, 1736. From B Picart fl.1723-1775 'Reprinted in  1780; 6.75 x 9.75" (17 x 25 cm) + wide, , borders. Published London c.1782 for Alex HOGG, 16 Pater-noster Row.from  John Moore's New and Complete Collection of Voyages (1780) full page laid paper £20. . . 3 copies  



Dress and accoutrements of the Soldiers in Albania a Province of Turkey in Europe

  from Russia in Europe. Drawn under the direction of Mr. Pinkerton by L. Hebert. Neele sculpt. 352 Strand. London: published August 1st. 1811, by Cadell & Davies, Strand & Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown, Pater Noster Row. Size 18 x 12 cms.Copper engraving some age toning to the edge of the page £15AWOL


Stolzenfels

litho by  Stroobant Parution : 1867 Dimensions  18 x 12cm. £15


A Grecian Woman/ A Grecian man Copper engraving by F: Garden, 1736. From B Picart fl.1723-1775 'Ceremonies and religious customs of the various nations of the world. Published in Amsterdam 1736 in various editions Size , 21 x 28 cm full page laid paper £25 RARE


Greek Patriarch/ Greek papa or priest Copper engraving by F: Garden, 1736. From B Picart fl.1723-1775 'Ceremonies and religious customs of the various nations of the world. Published in Amsterdam 1736 in various editions Size , 21 x 28 cm full page laid paper £25 RARE



" Turkish Dresses /Noblemen etc" Original antique ethnographic print From Bankes's "New System of Geography, Published by Royal Authority". The print was published by C. Cooke in London ca 1775. . . . etc" Size 12.5*x 18cms Copper engraving. : Elephant Folio. . All are as shown in the pic as duplicates are shown separately etc . They are shown in clear daylight to accentuate flaws. £20




Turkish Dresses /Vizier/Priest etc" Original antique ethnographic print From Bankes's "New System of Geography, Published by Royal Authority". The print was published by C. Cooke in London ca 1775. . . . etc" Size 12.5*x 18cms Copper engraving. : Elephant Folio. . All are as shown in the pic as duplicates are shown separately etc . They are shown in clear daylight to accentuate flaws. £20 . . .2 copies





Habits of a Turkish gentleman

Habits of a Turkish  Lady

Engraving on  copper-plate Issued in John Harris's 'Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca', or 'A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels'.  Commissioned under King George II of England, published London, 1748. Image 32.5 x 23.5cm  £25.  . whole page complete good margins . . . x 2




Court of the Mosque of Sultan Achmet.

Steel engraving from BEAUTIES OF THE BOSPHORUS
BY MISS PARDOE. .ILLUSTRATED IN A SERIES OF VIEWS OF CONSTANTINOPLE AND ITS ENVIRONS Published  by George Virtue, Ivy Lane LONDON - c.1839 Unmounted £10



PHILADELPHIA  turkey

engraved by J.Redaway after a picture by T.Allom, published in The Christian Parlor Magzine published 1837. Steel engraved  print.  Size 13.5 x 21 cms including title,  etc £8

The plates depict A Tunguzian Prince..., the Knez Paul Petrowitz Gantimur..., the City of Nerzinskoy in Dauria] with descriptions  multiple engravings on one copper-plate Issued in John Harris's 'Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca', or 'A Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels'.  Commissioned under King George II of England, published London, 1748. Image 32.5 x 23.5cm  £20.  .


 


A Grecian Woman
A Grecian man
From an undated print of an engraving by Nathaniel Parr.(floruit 1742-1751) from a picture by Neuhof, p. 29'. Overall Size: 37 x 22 cm ..c 1740 From: A New and general collection of voyages / Thomas Astley. London, 1745-47.images originally from Theodor Johann de Bry, c. 1527-1598, and Johann Israel de Bry " his second series, the Petits Voyages(Frankfurt, 1598-1613)., which prints voyages to Africa, India and the Far East; £25



A Grecian Patriarch
A Grecian Pap or Priest
From an undated print of an engraving by Nathaniel Parr.(floruit 1742-1751) from a picture by Neuhof, p. 29'. Overall Size: 37 x 22 cm ..c 1740 From: A New and general collection of voyages / Thomas Astley. London, 1745-47.images originally from Theodor Johann de Bry, c. 1527-1598, and Johann Israel de Bry " his second series, the Petits Voyages(Frankfurt, 1598-1613)., which prints voyages to Africa, India and the Far East; £25


Triopian promontory and the ruins of Cnidus, as they appear at the distance of two leagues; taken from the S.W. looking towards the N.E. in sailing from Cos to Rhodes
Edward Daniel Clarke. Travels in various countries of Europe Asia and Africa. Part the First Russia Tartary and Turkey (1810). Part the Second Greece Egypt and the Holy Land (1813). London, R. Watts for Cadell and Davies dated 1812 £25 rare blemish in sky would wash out




. A View of the Ruins of the Lanthorn of .Demosthenes at Athens
Original antique ethnographic print From Charles Theodore Middleton's " A New and Complete System of Geography Containing a Full, Accurate, Authentic and Interesting Account and Description of Europe, Asia, Afric and America Consisting of. . . . etc Size 6 3/8 x 10 1/2. Copper Engraving. maps by Thomas Bowen, Printed for J. Cooke , London 1777-79. : Elephant Folio. £30


View of a Turkish Mosque on the river Peneus, with a distant prospect of the City of Larissa

Copper engraving by Morris, Page, Roberts  etc  in 1782 published for Millar's / George Millar in  The new and universal System of Geography, being a complete history and description of the whole world by George Henry Millar and William Langford (1782)   366mm x 233mm. published London 1784  £30


Philosopher Socrates under Sentence of Death at Athens Greece


Copper engraving by Morris, Page, Roberts  etc  in 1782 published for Millar's / George Millar in  The new and universal System of Geography, being a complete history and description of the whole world by George Henry Millar and William Langford (1782)   366mm x 233mm. published London 1784  £30

Curious remains of Grecian antiquities near Athens in Attica


Copper engraving by Morris, Page, Roberts  etc  in 1782 published for Millar's / George Millar in  The new and universal System of Geography, being a complete history and description of the whole world by George Henry Millar and William Langford (1782)   366mm x 233mm. published London 1784  £30

The remarkable ruins of the Morea formerly called the Peloponnesus, in Attica now Turky in Europe.

Copper engraving by Morris, Page, Roberts  etc  in 1782 published for Millar's / George Millar in  The new and universal System of Geography, being a complete history and description of the whole world by George Henry Millar and William Langford (1782)   366mm x 233mm. published London 1784  £30

 

Das Goldene Horn/ Constantinople
Steel  engraved prints from Bartletts drawings but 'Druck von A. Schuler in Stuttgart."/'Printed by A. Schuler in Stuttgart. dated to 1865 in plate  re engraved by V.Froer Stunning quality but no known source £15 unmounted




View of the Cascade of Velika Gubaviza/ Croatia
 published in the Gentleman's Magazine, Jan 1778.The Gentleman's Magazine was a monthly magazine published in London in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th century. The magazine began publication with the January 1731 issue. Over time the magazine had various subtitles, including "monthly intelligencer" and "historical review". It restarted its volume numbering in 1868. It ceased publication in 1907. Size 12 x 21s+ cm  £20 RARE x 2



Istenia / Moschee Bajazet / Turkey
Steel  engraved  two  images to a page prints from Carl Mayers Kunst-Anstalt in Nürnberg /Carl Mayers Nuremberg Art Institute . Image Size 10.7 x 15.2 cm Most engravings done to artwork by Fritz Bamberger Stunning quality  £18 unmounted




Black Sea
Steel  engraved  two  images to a page prints from Carl Mayers Kunst-Anstalt in Nürnberg /Carl Mayers Nuremberg Art Institute . Image Size 10.7 x 15.2 cm Most engravings done to artwork by Fritz Bamberger Stunning quality  £18 unmounted x 2



Horsemen East European

Antique hand coloured Softground etching from  Scraps from the Sketchbook of Henry Alken engraved by Himself  1823  hand coloured a original colouring  £20 unmounted edge tear to image from base






Mehemet IV Emper des Turcs
 Original copper/wood  engraving  by Alain Manesson Mallet, Paris, 1683 antique print from Description de L'Univers £25 rare




Ofen Pest /Hungary

Steel  engraved prints from Bartletts drawings but 'Druck von A. Schuler in Stuttgart."/'Printed by A. Schuler in Stuttgart. dated to 1865 in plate  re engraved by V.Froer Stunning quality but no known source £15 unmounted

   



Chateau de Huniade / Hungary
Steel engraving by  Augustin Francois Lemaitre, engraver11 x 17 cm from Frederic Lacroix’s L’ Univers: Histoire et Description de Tous les Peuples.  Iles de l’ Afrique: Malte et le Goze.  Paris: Firmin Didot, 1848.    thinner paper edition   £12unmounted  Image 9.2 x 14 
 


Monnoyes du Roy de Cheda et Pera b. Monnoyes d' or et d'Argent des Roys.

view from 'Illustrations de Les six voyages de Monsieur Jean-Baptiste Tavernier, Ecuyer Baron d'Aubonne, en Turquie, en Perse et aux Indes] / J.B. Scotin, Desbruslin, grav. ; Jean-Baptiste Tavernier, aut. du texte By , Gérard Jean-Baptiste Scotin (1671-1716). Engraved by  Desbruslin.  £20




The Bosporous  from the Euxinus

From Meyers Universum/"Universum Or Views Of The Most Remarkable Places And Objects Of All Countries", published Institut in Hidlburghausen steel engraving dated 1859. 13,5x10cm. plus margins with full plate mark. £15 unmounted .  x 4

 

Petrified cascade nr Pamboukkalise /Pamukkale

Antique steel engraving,engraved by E.Radclyffe from a picture by Leon Delaborde, published in Gallery of Nature, 1846 £12 unmounted x 2 some page crinkling




The Valley of Goescksu  /constantinople

From Meyers Universum/"Universum Or Views Of The Most Remarkable Places And Objects Of All Countries", published Institut in Hidlburghausen steel engraving dated 1859. 13,5x10cm. plus margins with full plate mark. £15 unmounted .  x 3
 



a Turkish Bashaw  Receiving a Petition
Antique copper engraving by M Craig,  ( Artist ) , J Wallis,  ( Engraver ). London, Wallis,  1805.  10" x 8" copper Engraving, plus margins with full plate mark.£25 scarce early pic published Brightly & Kinnersley, Bungay in Suffolk, from  Rev. E.Blomfield's A Complete and Universal Dictionary.  1805.



Berger Nomade
Berger Nomad of Walachia Balkans /Wallachia, a historical region of southeast Romania between the Transylvanian Alps and the Danube River. Drawn by Benjamin Roubaud Lithograph by Janet-Lange From Galerie Royale de Costumes Paris: Aubert, 1842-1848 Publisher: Ancienne Mon Aubert. Place Published: Paris, France  Hand coloured original ie painted when published £35




Dorobautz
Dorobautz Valachia” or a Rumanian from Wallachia, a historical region of southeast Romania between the Transylvanian Alps and the Danube River. Drawn by Benjamin Roubaud Lithograph by Janet-Lange From Galerie Royale de Costumes Paris: Aubert, 1842-1848 Publisher: Ancienne Mon Aubert. Place Published: Paris, France  Hand coloured original ie painted when published £35



Man and Woman of Armenia Hand coloured costume engraving c 1800 Small page 9 x 15 cm £10





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