Maps & Prints

Map of North America, Coronelli, Venice,

  Mare del Nord Engraving from the Atlante Veneto   Vincenzo Maria Coronelli ~Cosmographer to the Venetian Republic   Venice   Circa 1691   V.M.Coronelli (1650-1718) was a Franciscan priest who became a renowned mathematician and cartographer.  In 1685 he was appointed the official Cosmographer to the Venetian Republic and within a short time had […]

A Map of Kentucky by John Filson, 1793

                                                        A Map of Kentucky Drawn from Actual Observations By John Filson (1747- 1788) Copperplate engraving on wove paper Published by John Stockdale London 1793 John Filson’s map […]

A NEW DESCRIPTION OF CAROLINA By Order of the Lords Proprietors

                      A NEW DESCRIPTION OF CAROLINA By Order of the Lords Proprietors Drawn by John Ogilby Engraved by James Moxon Published by John Ogilby in his atlas “America” London, 1672 20 ½” x 16” Commentary: A New Description of Carolina was based in large part […]

A Map of Carolina, circa 1682

                        A MAP OF CAROLINA from CAPE CANAVERAL to CAPE HENRY Johannes van Keulen (1654-1715) Amsterdam, circa 1682 Copper engraved, period hand coloring 27.5” x 31”   $5,400  

Roanoke Red Sulphur Spring, Edward Beyer, 1857

                                                              ALBUM OF VIRGINIA Roanoke Red Sulphur Spr./Roanoke Co Lithographer: Anst. V. W. Loeillot, Berlin Edward Beyer (1820-1865) H: 16 1/2”; W: 24 3/8” (overall) […]

High Bridge Near Farmville, Edward Beyer, 1857

                                                              ALBUM OF VIRGINIA The High Bridge Near Farmville/Pr. Edward Co. Va. Lithographer: Rau & Son, Dresden Edward Beyer (1820-1865) H: 16 1/2”; W: 24 […]

Map of roads and Canals Connecting the Delaware and Susquehanna Rivers, 1771

                      Map “shewing at one view, the several places proposed for opening a communication between the waters of Delaware and Chesopeak Bays.” to accompany “An Abstract of sundry papers and proposals for improving the inland navigation of Pennsylvania and Maryland…” Engraved by James Smither Published […]

The States of Maryland and Delaware, John Reid’s American Atlas 1796

                          The States of Maryland and Delaware John Reid publisher D. Martin engraver New York 1795 Published in John Reid’s American Atlas, 1796   The first American Atlas was published by Mathew Carey of Philadelphia in 1795.  It included a map of Maryland […]