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May 2017
Martayan Lan
Fine Antique Maps, Atlases and Globes

70 East 55th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10022
800-423-3741
212-308-0018

info@martayanlan.com

Gallery Hours: Monday Through Friday, 9:30-6:00
Saturdays and evenings by appointment.


Any of these maps may be purchased directly via our website, but if you have any questions about these or any other items in our stock, please feel free to call.

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Rare, Striking 16th Century World Map


World. JODE, G & C. DE [Antwerp, 1589/1593]
Totius Orbis Cogniti Universalis Descriptio.
13 ¾ x 20 inches
Fine hand color; fine condition; elegantly framed.
 $30,000




Superb Example of Ortelius’ Suite of Sea Monsters


Iceland. ORTELIUS, A. [Antwerp, 1595]
Islandia.
13 ¼ x 19 ¼ inches
Fine hand color; fine condition.
 $11,500


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The Original Plan of Green Bay, Wisconsin


Green Bay, WI. . ELLIS, A. G. [New York, 1836]
Plat of Navarino Green Bay, Wisconsin Territory. 1836..., Daniel Whitney, Joshua Whitney, Henry Hamilton - Proprietors. A. E. Baker’s Lithogry. 8 Wall St. N. York, 1836.
17 x 23 ½ inches
Folding map in embossed green cloth covers. Very slight reinforced fold wear, mended split at point of attachment to covers; else excellent condition.
 $9,500


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A Pivotal, English Map of the Northeast


Northeast. SPEED, J./ LAMB, F. [London, 1676]
A Map of New England and New York.
14 ¾ x 19 ¾ inches.
Fine hand color; marginal mends with virtually no loss; else excellent condition with a strong impression.
 $6,850


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One of the Finest & Most Important Early Plans of New York City


Manhattan. MONTRESOR, J./ VALENTINE, D. T. [New York, 1775/ 1855]
A Plan of the City of New-York & its Environs to Greenwich... Survey'd in the Winter, 1775 Sold by A. Dury, Dukes Court St. Martins Lane.
24 x 19 inches
Lithograph with fine hand color; mounted on a board, else excellent.
 $950


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The Best Early English Map of Russia


Russia/ Lithuania/ Ukraine. SPEED, J. [London, 1676]
A Map of Russia.
15 5/8 x 20 1/8 inches
Fine hand color; a few mended splits in lower margin, two just entering surface, else excellent condition.
 $3,500


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One of the First European Printed Maps
To Focus on India and Southeast Asia


Southeast Asia/ India. FRIES, L./ WALDSEEMULLER, M. [Vienne, 1522/ 1541]
Tabula Nova Utriusque Indiae.
. 11 ½ x 17 ¼ inches
A stain in the title, else excellent condition
 $2,850


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An Important Early Map of China


China / Korea. JANSSON, J./ LOON, J. VAN [Amsterdam, 1675]
Imperii Sinarum Nova Descriptio. .
18 ½ x 21 inches.
Fine original color; fine condition.
 $3,000


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Beautifully Engraved Straits of Magellan


Straits of Magellan/ Patagonia/ Tierra del Fuego. OGILBY, J. [London, 1671]
Tabula Magellanica, Qua Tierrae Del Fuego ...
11 ½ x 14 ¼ inches.
Fine hand color; fine condition.
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A Magnificent Atlas of the Ancient World


Atlas. ORTELIUS, A. [Antwerp, 1624]
Abrahami Ortelii theatri orbis terrarum parergon; sive veteris geographiae tabulae, . . . Edition novissima . . . Balthasaris Moreti. Antverpiae, ex officina Plantiniana, 1624.
Folio
Contemp. vellum, red morrocco label, shaken; 39 map sheets, 3 views, 2 plates; all with fine hand color; light damp-staining and conservation to bottom margins in early pages; overall sound, very good.
 $35,000


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