All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1287558
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$260.00
very interesting hand colored engraving of a old fort in the Gold Coast also known as Ghana--fort is Cap Corse, a northwest view, dud 1727--fort built by Portugal but traded hands with the Dutch, Swedish ad English --traded in gold, slaves and ivory mainly-explains why the ownership of fort was much sought-11.5 by 9.5 inches-add 3 inches for mat ad beveled mahogany frame --no condition problems--info on back has more history on fort.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286808
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc French engraved map of the Antilles islansd to include Puerto Rico at the top of the chain -signed by Bonne and dated 1782-no condition problems-13 inches by 9.5 inches-add 2.5 inches for frame and mat all around
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286389
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc French engraved map of Cuba and Jamaica dtd 1782 signed by M Bonne- very minor foxing-13.26 inches by 9 inches-add 2.5 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286385
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc French engraved map dtd 1782 by French map maker M Bonne of Puerto Rico and Santo Domingo-13 inches by 9.5 inches--add 2.5 inches all around for mat and frame-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1240739
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Very rare 18thc English hand-colored engraving of female savage with her baby from Terra de Fuego-dated 1793-colors bright-condition good-name of engraver and painter on print-imprint of plate apparent-titled A FEMALE SAVAGE OF TERRA DEL FUEGO-stunning piece-6 inches by 9 inches
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1240647
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$385.00
very rare English hand-colored engraving of a Caribbean Indian and his five wives--Titled CHATOYER THE CHIEF OF THE BLACK CHARAIBES IN ST VINCENT WITH HIS FIVE WIVEs--according to inscription it is based on painting by Sir William Young Bar-it was engraved by Agostino Brunyas in 1772--impression of plate is obvious-color still strong-small foxing spot outside margin at top-9 inches by 11 inches-unframed-condition is good
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1240641
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Rare Dutch hand-colored engraving of European explorer greeted as hero by Caribbean Indians waving palm branches-from book page-7.5 inches by 12.5 inches-image is 6.5 inches by 5 inches-colors strong-condition good
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1240638
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Rare hand-colored 17thc Dutch engraving of Caribbean cannibals-part of page from book-page is 12 inches by 8 inches-image is 5 inches by 6.5 inches-condition is good-colors strong
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1240517
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
French hand-colored engraved map of Santo Domingo to include the Eastern tip of Cuba and out lying islands to the North-map is by M. Bonne-good condition with minor nicks outside margin on upper left top-10 inches by 14 inches-unframed- engraving plate indentations evident
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1196776
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
17thc Dutch map "Guiana Fiue Amazonum Regio", by Henricus Hondius, ca, 1630 -19-5/8" x 23-1/2" sheet size. depict northern part of Soth America well before Panama Canal-no condition problems-unframed
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1196631
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
"Tabula Geographica totam Borussiam ut et Districtum Notecensem exhibens", by Homanniani Heredes, ca. 1773-19-7/8" x 22-3/8" sheet size-foxing-wrinkles--this is a rare map of the Prussian-Polish-Russian part of 18thc Central Europe-from atlas
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1196610
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Interesting rare early 18thc orlate 17thc Dutch map of the Straits of Magellan and Patagonia-by Gvulathero de Reat-Dutch curator of maps-festooned with local exotic animals, indians, puttis and ships at sea-minor foxing-reverse of map is text of atlas describing region-20.50 inches by 16 inches-loose in acid free white mat-unframed
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1142849
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1350.00
rare 17thc engraved hand colored map of Seville, Spain-buildings, fort walls, bridges and sailing ships are depicted in three dimension-city is viewed from south and shows city expansion south of the river--has city, royal and provincial crests--has three figures in period dress--on the bottom margin is legend of important landmarks-no condition problems-19,5 inches by 15 inches--add 5 inches all around for fine parcel gilt and polychrome frame and mat
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1142732
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
Italian early 17thc map of Paris--hand colored engraving-highly detailed with buildings depicted in three dimension-printed on top margin "102 LUTEZIA C1TTA DE PARIGINI CELEBRATIFFIMA PER TUTTO LMONDE & NOTIFFIRMA CAPPO DEL REGNO DI FRANCIA 103" walls of city noted--top left hand side has legend of location of key sites--14.5 inches by 11 inches-add 4 inches for frame and mat-no condition problems-crisp image-interesting colors---on back is penciled Basel Sebestada Munster 1550
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1131255
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Spanish engraving by Goya from the Tauromaquina series-this marked number 9--A SPANISH NOBLEMAN AFTER LOSING HIS HORSE-from 6th edition from original plate-framed in stunning antique Syrian inlaid mosaic frame of abalone shell and ivory -ink has almost sepia tone-image 9.25 inches by 13.5 inches-add-16 inches by 23 inches for spectacular frame-minor losses to frame-small spot of foxing--provenance info on back-framed under glare-free glass, so my photos not as sharp as actual etching
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #878683
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
English 18thc map of West Indies of Martinique by Overton-hand colored-19 inches by 13 inches-indentations by plate on edges
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #878498
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Early 19thc West Indies map of Haiti, St Domingo, Bahamas and tip of Cuba-hand colored-has detailed legend in French that piece was commissioned under Royal auspicous-dated 1812-minor yellowing-28 inches by 28.5 inches-indentation on edge from plates-Flemish
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #878410
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Four 18thc Engraved handcolored maps of the West Indies on one sheet-maps are by famous English map maker Thomas Jefferys translated into French-dated 1773--detailed maps of St Vincent, Dominuque,Grenada and Jamaica-laid down on artist board-25 inches by 18 inches-has plate indentations on edges