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Prints Pre-1900 International (page 3)

We are closing down on the 31st December 2017

After trading for many years the time has finally come to hang up the frames and retire. Our warm thanks to all our loyal clients; your support over the ten years the site has been running has been much appreciated.

In order to clear our stock we are happy to accept sensible offers on any item. Non-sensible offers will obviously be totally disregarded. Please email offers to maritimegallery@btinternet.com   

 

Timber slide, Ottawa, 1840

Steel engraving ‘Timber Slide and Bridge on the Ottawa’. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J Sands, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 130mm. 

Ref no: 3175 Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Timber Slide and Bridge on the Ottawa’. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J Sands, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

St Regis, Indian Village (St Lawrence), 1840

Steel engraving ‘St Regis, Indian Village, St Lawrence'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Griffiths, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 175mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3176 Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘St Regis, Indian Village, St Lawrence'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Griffiths, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The Green at Fredericton, 1842

Steel engraving ‘The Green at Fredericton'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J C Armytage, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1842.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 185mm x 130mm. 

Ref no: 3177 Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘The Green at Fredericton'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J C Armytage, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1842.

Light House near Caldwell's Landing, Hudson River 1839

Steel engraving ‘Light House near Caldwell's Landing, Hudson River'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Adlard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3178 Price: £SOLD

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 Steel engraving ‘Light House near Caldwell's Landing, Hudson River'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Alard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Timber Depot near Quebec 1840

Steel engraving ‘Timber Depot near Quebec'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Adlard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3179 Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Timber Depot near Quebec'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Alard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

Long Sault Rapid on the St Lawrence 1840

Steel engraving ‘Long Sault Rapid on the St Lawrence'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by C Cousen, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3180 Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Long Sault Rapid on the St Lawrence'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by C Cousen, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

Windsor, Nova Scotia 1842

Steel engraving ‘Windsor, Nova Scotia, from the Residence of Judge Halyburton, author of Sam Slick'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by F W Topham, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1842.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 185mm x 125mm. 

Ref no: 3181  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Windsor, Nova Scotia, from the Residence of Judge Halyburton, author of Sam Slick'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by F W Topham, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1842.

Columbia Bridge, on the Susquehanna 1839

Steel engraving ‘Columbia Bridge, on the Susquehanna'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Griffiths, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 190mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3182  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Columbia Bridge, on the Susquehanna'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Griffiths, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Viaduct on Baltimore and Washington Railroad 1839

Steel engraving ‘Viaduct on the Baltimore and Washington Railroad'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Adlard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3183  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Viaduct on the Baltimore and Washington Railroad'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Adlard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Boston and Bunker Hill 1839

Steel engraving ‘Boston and Bunker Hill from the East'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by C Cousen, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3183  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Boston and Bunker Hill from the East'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by C Cousen, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Mill on the Rideau River, near Bytown 1840

Steel engraving ‘Mill on the Rideau River near Bytown'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by E Benjamin, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3184  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Mill on the Rideau River near Bytown'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by E Benjamin, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The Ottawa River at Bytown 1840

Steel engraving ‘The Ottawa River at Bytown'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Adlard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3185  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘The Ottawa River at Bytown'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by H Adlard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

Bridge at Bytown, Upper Canada 1841

Steel engraving ‘Bridge at Bytown, Upper Canada'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J Smith, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3186  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Bridge at Bytown, Upper Canada'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J Smith, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1840.

New York Bay 1839

Steel engraving ‘New York Bay, from the Telegraph Station'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by R Wallis, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3188  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘New York Bay, from the Telegraph Station'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by R Wallis, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Erie Canal near Little Falls 1839

Steel engraving ‘Erie Canal near Little Falls'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J T Willmore, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 190mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3189  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Erie Canal near Little Falls'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J T Willmore, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Centre Harbour, Lake Winnipisscogoo 1839

Steel engraving ‘Centre Harbour, Lake Winnipisscogoo'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by R Wallis, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3190  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Centre Harbour, Lake Winnipisscogoo'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by R Wallis, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Little Falls, on the Mohawk 1839

Steel engraving ‘Little Falls on the Mohawk'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by R Brandard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3191  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Little Falls on the Mohawk'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by R Brandard, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Village of Little Falls, Mohawk River 1839

Steel engraving ‘Village of Little Falls, Mohawk River'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by S Bradshaw, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3192  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Village of Little Falls, Mohawk River'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by S Bradshaw, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

Brock's Monument 1839

Steel engraving ‘Brock's Monument, from the American side'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by Chas Richardson, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3193  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Brock's Monument, from the American side'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by Chas Richardson, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1839.
The North Holland Ship Canal, Amsterdam c1880
 
Lithograph of the North Holland Ship Canal, Amsterdam by Charles George Lewis. Probably a copy of an earlier picture; this lithograph dates from around 1880. 
 
The picture is in good condition. Double click image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 165mm x 105mm.

Ref no: 3070  Price: £18.00

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Lithograph of the North Holland Ship Canal, Amsterdam by Charles George Lewis. Probably a copy of an earlier picture; this lithograph dates from around 1880.
A Galley at Anchor circa 1730
 
Folding copper plate engraving of 'A Galley at Anchor' by Toms. The picture dates from around 1730.
 
The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in very good condition. Folds as issued. Double click image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 170mm x 120mm.

Ref no: 2638  Price: £20.00

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Folding copper plate engraving of 'A Galley at Anchor' by Toms. The picture dates from around 1730.
A Galley at Oars circa 1730
 
Folding copper plate engraving of 'A Galley at Oars' by Toms. The picture dates from around 1730.
 
The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in very good condition. Folds as issued. Double click image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 170mm x 120mm.

Ref no: 2639  Price: £20.00

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Folding copper plate engraving of 'A Galley at Oars' by Toms. The picture dates from around 1730.
Archipel de Tonga 1837
 
Early engraving of the Archipel de Tonga from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders and close trimmed along the top border, otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 145mm x 90mm.
 

Ref no: 2533    Price: £18.00

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Early engraving of the Archipel de Tonga from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. The picture is titled in French.
Archipel de Tonga 1837
 
Early engraving of the Archipel de Tonga from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. The picture is titled 'Enlivement D'un Canot par les Indigines'.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 85mm.
 

Ref no: 2535    Price: £18.00

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Early engraving of the Archipel de Tonga from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. The picture is titled 'Enlivement D'un Canot par les Indigines'.
Ile Vanikoro, Solomon Isles, 1837
 
Early engraving of Ile Vanikoro, Solomon Iles, from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 150mm x 90mm.
 

Ref no: 2538    Price: £18.00

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Early engraving of Ile Vanikoro, Solomon Iles, from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Boats off Calais C1850
 
Super steel engraving 'Boats off Calais' by J M W Turner dating from around 1850. Engraved by J Cousen the picture is very atmospheric with boats rolling the waves.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Si ze of engraved area 240mm x 170mm.
 
Ref no: 1976 Price: £SOLD
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Super steel engraving 'Boats off Calais' by J M W Turner dating from around 1850. Engraved by J Cousen the picture is very atmospheric with boats rolling the waves.
Bay of Wodowara, Japan 1856
 
Rare early lithograph published by Sarony & Co New York in 1856 for 'Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan'. by Commodore William Perry. The picture shows the Bay of Wodowara with the US steamships encountering a severe gale.
 
The picture, which has original hand tinting, has some minor offsetting visible just below the bottom edge of the image but very faint. Size of engraved area 220mm x 150mm.
 
 Ref no: 1957 Price: £20.00
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Rare early lithograph published by Sarony & Co New York in 1856 for 'Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan'. by Commodore William Perry. The picture shows the Bay of Wodowara with the US steamships encountering a severe gale.
Napha from the Sea, Japan 1856
 
Rare early lithograph published by P S Duval in 1856 for 'Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan'. by Commodore William Perry. The picture shows Napha from the sea. A fine view of the harbour and the two steam frigates USS Susquehanna and Mississippi. In the background are the sailing ships Supply and Plymouth.
 
The picture, which has original hand tinting, is in good condition. Size of engraved area 220mm x 150mm.
 
Ref no: 1958 Price: £20.00
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Rare early lithograph published by P S Duval in 1856 for 'Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan'. by Commodore William Perry. The picture shows Napha from the sea. A fine view of the harbour and the two steam frigates USS Susquehanna and Mississippi. In the background are the sailing ships Supply and Plymouth.
View of Uraga, Yedo Bay, Japan 1856
 
Rare early lithograph published by Beverly Tucker in 1856 for 'Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan'. by Commodore William Perry. The picture shows a view of Uraga , Yedo Bay in Japan. Commodore William Perry was tasked with the surveying of the coastline much to the annoyance of the Japanese government. Illustrated by Wilhelm Heine the lithographers were T Sinclairs.
 
The picture, which has original hand tinting, is in good condition. Size of engraved area 230mm x 150mm.
 
Ref no: 1937 Price: £25.00
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Rare early lithograph published by Beverly Tucker in 1856 for 'Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan'. by Commodore William Perry. The picture shows a view of Uraga , Yedo Bay in Japan. Commodore William Perry was tasked with the surveying of the coastline much to the annoyance of the Japanese government. Illustrated by Wilhelm Heine the lithographers were T Sinclairs.
Macao 1856/7
 
Rare early lithograph from the Sarony Company in New York, USA of a Chinese Temple in Macao. The picture comes from 'The Expedition of an American Squadron under the command of M C Perry' and dates from 1856/7. Illustrated by Wilhelm Heine, Commander Matthew Clabraith Perry, U S Navy, expedition was to the China Seas and Japan.
 
The picture is in good condition. Size of engraved area 220mm x 150mm.
   
Ref no: 1931 Price: £SOLD
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Rare early lithograph from the Sarony Company in New York, USA of a Chinese Temple in Macao. The picture comes from 'The Expedition of an American Squadron under the command of M C Perry' and dates from 1856/7. Illustrated by Wilhelm Heine, Commander Matthew Clabraith Perry, U S Navy, expedition was to the China Seas and Japan.
Gibraltar 1836
 
Steel engraving of Gibraltar by Davenport published by Thomas Kelly in London in 1836. Super view of the harbour and ships.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, has some light offsetting to the border but otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 170mm x 100mm.
  
Ref no: 1806 Price: £20.00
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Steel engraving of Gibraltar by Davenport published by Thomas Kelly in London in 1836. Super view of the harbour and ships.
Constantinople, Turkey C1870
  
Early engraving 'The Bosphorus, Constantinople' Turkey, now Istanbul. Engraved by J Godfrey from an original drawing by J D Woodward the picture dates from around 1870 and is on heavy paper.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in very good condition. Size of engraved area 220mm x 150mm.
 
Ref no: 1773 Price: £SOLD
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Early engraving 'The Bosphorus, Constantinople' Turkey, now Istanbul. Engraved by J Godfrey from an original drawing by J D Woodward the picture dates from around 1870 and is on heavy paper.
Montreal Canada C1840
  
Early steel engraving of Montreal in Canada by C Cousen from an original painting by W H Bartlett. The picture dates from around 1840. Super view with a raft and ships in the foreground.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm.
  
Ref no: 1773 Price: £SOLD *
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Early steel engraving of Montreal in Canada by C Cousen from an original painting by W H Bartlett. The picture dates from around 1840. Super view with a raft and ships in the foreground.
French Polynesia 1837
 
Early engraving, French Polynesia from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little crinkly and also grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 90mm.
 
Ref no: 2566    Price: £15.00
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Early engraving, French Polynesia from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Papouasie, Papua New Guinea 1837
 
Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little crinkly and also grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 90mm.
  
Ref no: 2567    Price: £15.00
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Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Papouasie, Papua New Guinea 1837
 
Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little crinkly and also grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 90mm.
  
Ref no: 2568    Price: £15.00
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Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Papouasie, Papua New Guinea 1837
 
Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little crinkly and also grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 90mm.
 
Ref no: 2570    Price: £15.00
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Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Iles Des Papous 1837
 
Early engraving, Iles Des Papous from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little crinkly and also grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 80mm.
  
Ref no: 2571    Price: £15.00
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Early engraving, Iles Des Papous from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Papouasie, Papua New Guinea 1837
 
Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little crinkly and also grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 140mm x 90mm.
  
Ref no: 2569    Price: £15.00
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Early engraving, Papouasie, Papua New Guinea from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
Death of Captain Cook C1810
 
Small early engraving of 'The Death of Captain Cook'. Captain Cook died on the 14 February 1779 in Kealakekua Bay in Hawaii during his third exploratory voyage in the Pacific.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in very good condition. Please note this is a small picture. Size of engraved area 90mm x 60mm (3.5 inches x 2.5 inches).
 
Ref no: 1763 Price: £SOLD
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Small early engraving of 'The Death of Captain Cook'. Captain Cook died on the 14 February 1779 in Kealakekua Bay in Hawaii during his third exploratory voyage in the Pacific.
Kertsch (Kerch), C1840
 
Early engraving of German or possibly Austrian origin of Kertsch (Kerch) dating from around 1840, maybe slightly earlier. An interesting view of the harbour of Kerch, a Port Town on the peninsula of Crimea, Ukraine.
 
The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Si ze of engraved area 160mm x 100mm.
  
Ref no: 1749 Price: £SOLD
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Early engraving of German or possibly Austrian origin of Kertsch (Kerch) dating from around 1840, maybe slightly earlier. An interesting view of the harbour of Kerch, a Port Town on the peninsula of Crimea, Ukraine.
Havannah, C1840
 
Early engraving of German or possibly Austrian origin of Havannah (Havana in Cuba?) dating from around 1840, maybe slightly earlier. An interesting view of the harbour and what appears to be a fort in the background.
 
The engraving, which has later hand colouring, has some slight crinkling of the paper around the bottom border, just right of titles otherwise in good condition. Si ze of engraved area 150mm x 100mm.
  
Ref no: 1747 Price: £18.00
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Early engraving of German or possibly Austrian origin of Havannah (Havana in Cuba?) dating from around 1840, maybe slightly earlier. An interesting view of the harbour and what appears to be a fort in the background.
Moors on board H.M.S. Swiftsure 1801
 
Rare early aquatint ' Moors on board Swiftsure' engraved by J C Stadler after an original drawing by Cooper Willyams. The picture is dated 1801. H.M.S. Swiftsure was one of the ships under the command of Rear Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson at the Battle of the Nile in 1798. She carried 74 guns and was commanded by Captain Hallowell.
 
The engraving is in good condition. Si ze of engraved area 220mm x 160mm.
  
Ref no: 1746 Price: £18.00
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Rare early aquatint ' Moors on board Swiftsure' engraved by J C Stadler after an original drawing by Cooper Willyams. The picture is dated 1801. H.M.S. Swiftsure was one of the ships under the command of Rear Admiral Sir Horatio Nelson at the Battle of the Nile in 1798. She carried 74 guns and was commanded by Captain Hallowell.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil C1830
 
Lithograph of 'Entrance to Rio de Janeiro' Brazil in South America. The lithograph was engraved by Louis Haghe and published by Day & Haghe around 1830.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the edges but generally in good condition. Size of eng raved area 160mm x 90mm.
 
Ref no: 1742 Price: £18.00
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Lithograph of 'Entrance to Rio de Janeiro' Brazil in South America. The lithograph was engraved by Louis Haghe and published by Day & Haghe around 1830.

Locks on the Rideau Canal 1841

Steel engraving ‘Locks on the Rideau Canal'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J C Armytage, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1841.

The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders which easily mounts; otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm. 

Ref no: 3187  Price: £18.00

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 Steel engraving ‘Locks on the Rideau Canal'. The engraving comes from N.P. Willis’s ‘American Scenery’ which featured a series of views of the United States of America and Canada. Engraved by J C Armytage, the picture is from an original drawing by William Henry Bartlett and is dated 1841.
The French Camp near Aboukir, Egypt 1801
  
Early aquatint engraving of 'Attack on the French Camp near Aboukir' in Egypt. Engraved by J C Stadler from an original drawing by Cooper Willyams and published in Fleet Street London in 1801. I feel Stadler hasn't quite caught the atmosphere of the situation by the look on the camels face, he seems very contented even with all the bullets flying around his ears. We have four others from this publication in our 'Etching and Aquatint' section.
 
The picture is in good condition. Size of engraved area 220mm x 160mm.
  
Ref no: 1727 Price: £18.00
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Early aquatint engraving of 'Attack on the French Camp near Aboukir' in Egypt. Engraved by J C Stadler from an original drawing by Cooper Willyams and published in Fleet Street London in 1801. I feel Stadler hasn't quite caught the atmosphere of the situation by the look on the camels face, he seems very contented even with all the bullets flying around his ears. We have four others from this publication in our 'Etching and Aquatint' section.
Suite de la Planche precedente by Claude Buy DeMornas C1761
  
Very unusual copper plate astronomical chart 'Suite de la Planche precedente'. I believe this chart comes from Claude Buy De Mornas's 'Atlas Methodique et Elementaire de geographie et d'historie' published in Paris in 1761. Actual picture is lighter than screen image.
 
The map, which has later hand colouring, has some light creasing and a small stain on the right hand side, otherwise in good condition. Central fold as issued. Size of engraved area 240mm x 240mm excluding text.
 
Ref no: 1658 Price: £25.00
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Very unusual copper plate astronomical chart 'Suite de la Planche precedente'. I believe this chart comes from Claude Buy De Mornas's 'Atlas Methodique et Elementaire de geographie et d'historie' published in Paris in 1761. Actual picture is lighter than screen image.
Position Respective des Peuples de la Terre by Claude Buy DeMornas C1761
  
Very unusual copper plate astronomical chart 'Position respective des Peuples de la Terre'. I believe this chart comes from Claude Buy De Mornas's 'Atlas Methodique et Elementaire de geographie et d'historie' published in Paris in 1761. Actual picture is lighter than screen image.
 
The map, which has later hand colouring, has a crease in the text on the left hand side and is a little grubby but generally in good condition. Central fold as issued. Size of engraved area 240mm x 240mm excluding text.
 
Ref no: 1657 Price: £25.00
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Very unusual copper plate astronomical chart 'Position respective des Peuples de la Terre'. I believe this chart comes from Claude Buy De Mornas's 'Atlas Methodique et Elementaire de geographie et d'historie' published in Paris in 1761. Actual picture is lighter than screen image.
Truxillo Peru C1770
 
Early copper plate engraving 'View of Truxillo in the Kingdom of Peru in South America'. Published around 1770 showing French / Dutch warships in the foreground.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Size of engraved area 180mm x 120mm.
 
Ref no: 1650 Price: £18.00
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Early copper plate engraving 'View of Truxillo in the Kingdom of Peru in South America'. Published around 1770 showing French / Dutch warships in the foreground.
Augsburg, Venice & Heidelberg C1747
 
Copper plate engraving published by Thomas Astley showing, the Heidelberg Tun, The Lady of Newburg and Habits of the Women of Augsburg in Germany. The picture also features the Rialto Bridge Venice Italy, a Common Gondola, The Bucentaure, The Doge of Venice, The Lady of Loretto and Virgils Tomb. Published for 'A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels...' 1743-1747. Compiled by John Green.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, has a grubby left hand border which will fully mount out, otherwise in good condition. Size of eng raved area 240mm x 200mm.
  
Ref no: 1629 Price: £SOLD
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Copper plate engraving published by Thomas Astley showing, the Heidelberg Tun, The Lady of Newburg and Habits of the Women of Augsburg in Germany. The picture also features the Rialto Bridge Venice Italy, a Common Gondola, The Bucentaure, The Doge of Venice, The Lady of Loretto and Virgils Tomb. Published for 'A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels...' 1743-1747. Compiled by John Green.
Ruins of the Ancient Memnonium Statues 1822
  
Early aquatint engraving of ' Ruins of the Antient (Ancient) Memnonium Statues', Egypt. Published in Paternoster Row London by Thomas Kelly in 1822. A scarce print.
 
The picture has a couple of very minor foxing marks, otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 230mm x 170mm.
  
Ref no: 1593 Price: £25.00
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Early aquatint engraving of ' Ruins of the Antient (Ancient) Memnonium Statues', Egypt. Published in Paternoster Row London by Thomas Kelly in 1822. A scarce print.
The Docks at Sebastopol C1850
  
Steel engraving of the Docks, Barracks, Naval Stores at Sebastopol. Projected and constructed by J Upton, Colonel of Engineers. The picture was published around 1850.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Size of engraved area 210mm x 130mm.
  
Ref no: 1588 Price: £SOLD
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Steel engraving of the Docks, Barracks, Naval Stores at Sebastopol. Projected and constructed by J Upton, Colonel of Engineers. The picture was published around 1850.
Gibraltar 1839
  
Steel engraving of Gibraltar from the Lower Signal Tower at the foot of the Queen of Spain's Chair. Published by Fisher Son and Co 1839. The picture is engraved by E Finden from an original drawing by C Bentley.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders but this will mount out, otherwise in good condition. Size of engraved area 190mm x 120mm
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Ref no: 1569 Price: £18.00
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Steel engraving of Gibraltar from the Lower Signal Tower at the foot of the Queen of Spain's Chair. Published by Fisher Son and Co 1839. The picture is engraved by E Finden from an original drawing by C Bentley.
Guarme, Peru, South America, John Ogilby C1670
 
Very early copper plate engraving of the Fortifications at Guarme, now Huarmey, in Peru South America. The engraving is by John Ogilby and dates from around 1670, cartography by Montanus Arnoldus.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, has some creasing which may flatten out but otherwise the picture is in good condition. Size of engraved area 160m x 130mm.
  
Ref no: 1556 Price: £25.00
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Very early copper plate engraving of the Fortifications at Guarme, now Huarmey, in Peru South America. The engraving is by John Ogilby and dates from around 1670, cartography by Montanus Arnoldus.
Die Stadt Callao, Peru by Mallet C1683
 
Very early copper plate picture of the Port of Callao now in Peru. The picture comes from Allain Mallet's 'Description I'Universe', published in France in 1683.
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Size of engraved area 140mm x 100mm.

 

Ref no: 1292 Price: £35.00
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Very early copper plate picture of the Port of Callao now in Peru. The picture comes from Allain Mallet's 'Description I'Universe', published in France in 1683.
Fort Dauphin by Mallet C1683
 
Very early copper plate map of the French Fort Dauphin, now Tolanaro Madagascar. The map comes from Allain Mallet's 'Description I'Universe', published in France in 1683.
 
The map, which has later hand colouring, is close trimmed to the left hand side, will mount out, and has a small stain just below the engraved are. Otherwise in condition. Size of engraved area 140mm x 100mm.

Ref no: 1284 Price: £38.00

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Very early copper plate map of the French Fort Dauphin, now Tolanaro Madagascar. The map comes from Allain Mallet's 'Description I'Universe', published in France in 1683.
Australia 1837
 
Early engraving of Australia from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837. 
 
The picture, which has later hand colouring, is a little grubby around the borders but otherwise in reasonable condition. Double click the image for a more detailed view. Size of engraved area 145mm x 90mm.
  
Ref no: 2537    Price: £18.00
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Early engraving of Australia from volume three of 'Univers Picturesque. Oceanie ou Cinquieme Partie de Monde'  (Picturesque Universe. Oceana or the Fifth part of the world) with text in French. Published by Firmin Didot Brothers in Paris in 1837.
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