Past Auctions

Dec 17, 2019

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Jun 06, 2019

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Dec 13, 2018

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Jun 07, 2018

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2481

Highlights from this cartographic extravaganza include the manuscript maps of Japan and the first representation of the continental United States as an integrated landmass.

Dec 05, 2017

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2464

Leading this multifaceted sale is John Norman’s 1810 atlas, The American Pilot, a magnum opus that signaled the end of British supremacy of U.S. waters.

Jun 07, 2017

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2450

Presenting a vast selection of historic maps and continental atlases, Audubon prints and prescient satirical engravings make this a colorful sale.

Dec 08, 2016

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2434

We close 2016 with a transportive sale featuring historic guides to Southeast Asia, as well as decorative graphics and color plate books. Learn more.

May 26, 2016

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2417

The auction features a Dutch East India Company map of trade routes in the Java sea, engraved plates by Maria Sibylla Merian and Mahmud Raif Efendi's Cedid Atlas. More information here

Dec 08, 2015

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books, Featuring The Mapping of America

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2401

Continuing our tradition of offering exceptional cartographic material, headlining this sale is William Faden's North American Atlas, 1777. More information can be found here

May 19, 2015

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2384

Features a run of important works by Audubon, including a working manuscript description of his Red-Winged Starling; the first printed view of Honolulu dating from 1837 and important atlases.

Dec 04, 2014

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2369

This eclectic sale offers rare and early books on botany, color plate books and prints by Frederick Catherwood, and maps–both unusual and highly sought-after. 

Jun 03, 2014

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2352

Among important maps headlining this auction is a manuscript map of Kyoto as the imperial capital of Japan, mounted on a six-panel screen. 

Dec 05, 2013

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2334

Features important maps of American, European and Asian interest as well as natural history prints, books with botanical and zoological plates and a selection of ephemera.

Jun 06, 2013

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2317

Featured important maps of American interest, including the cover lot, John Randel's 1821 Commissioner's map of New York City.

Dec 06, 2012

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2297

Jun 07, 2012

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2280

Dec 08, 2011

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2264

Jun 02, 2011

Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2249

Dec 01, 2010

Maps & Atlases, Travel Books, Natural History & Historical Prints, Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2232

Dec 03, 2009

Maps & Atlases, Books With Plates, Historical Prints, Travel Books & Ephemera

Maps & Atlases - Sale 2198

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