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AARDENBURG. Aenval ofte storm der Franse op Aerdenburgh. (Amsterdam, 1685).Engraving depicting the siege of Aardenburg by Coenraet Decker, with legenda. Ca. 27,5 x 36 cm. From: Aitzema, Historien onses tyds, behelzende Saken van Staat en oorlogh. - The storming of the fortified city of Aardenburg by the French army on June 29, 1672.Muller, Historieplaten, 2367. [Boeknr.: 37594 ]

€ 125,00

ADELS, Wiert. Wiert Adels. Stuurman op het Hollandsch kofschip De Bloeijende Blom, die zig van dezen bodem, na dat dezelve door de Franschen genomen, met veel bravoure meester gemaakt en den 5 Augustus te Hellevoet opgebracht heeft. (Middelburg), W.A. Keel, (1796).Half-length mezzotint portrait by Charles Howard Hodges after Jacobus Perkois. Ca. 26,5 x 21,5 cm. (Margins trimmed). Wiert Adels was steersman for the ship De Bloeyende Blom which was bringing grain from the Baltic port of Libau. A Duinkerk privateer seized his ship but after a few days he managed to recapture his ship and to seize the chief of the privateers and to throw him overboard. Thus he succeeded to bring his ship into Hellevoetsluis in 1794. This fine engraved portrait of a brave sailor was done by the English mezzotint master Hodges (1764-1837) after a drawing by Perkois (1756-1804). Hodges worked in Amsterdam and was a famous portret painter around 1800. His mezzotint engraving is of very high quality. Cf. Van Someren 227; Muller, Portetten, 17; Van der Feltz 626. [Boeknr.: 21293 ]

€ 275,00

AFRICA. Africa. (No pl., ca. 1759).Allegorical engraving of Africa depicting white and black figures and two pyramids and a sphynx seen to the right, after G. Child. Ca. 24 x 16 cm. From: Thomas. Salmon. The universal traveller: or a compleat description of the several nations of the wold. [Boeknr.: 31968 ]

€ 95,00

ALGERIA. Auto-cars des chemins de fer Algériens de l'état. Saison 1928-1929. Alger, Baconnier Frères, 1928.Original pictorial wrappers. With folding coloured map and photographic illustrations. 32 pp. De la mer au désert, la montagne, les ruines romaines, les oasis. Circuits Automobiles [Boeknr.: 37568 ]

€ 45,00

AMBON. Het verblijf der schipbreukelingen van de gestrande stoomboot Willem de 1e op de koraalplaat Lucipara. Amsterdam, (1837).Lithographed plate depicting the shipwreck on the Lucipara reef. Ca. 24 x 30,5 cm. Vivid scene of the shipwreck of SS Willem I, in the Banda Sea near Ambon (Indonesia), with on board the governor of the Moluccas François Vincent Henri Antoine de Stuers (1792-1881) and his family. Depicting the sinking ship and many people in the foreground on land. Added the rare booklet: SCHIPBREUK van den gouverneur F. Ridder De Stuers op de Lucipara's den 5 van Bloeimaand 1837. Ten voordeele van de gewonde en zieke militairen. Arnhem, T.E. Slot & Zoon, 1837. Original printed wrappers. 24,(4) pp. Muller, Historieplaten, 6969; Indische Letteren jrg. 25, pp 194-207; Atlas van Stolk 7304; Cat. NHSM p. 191. [Boeknr.: 35164 ]

€ 375,00

AMERICA. The United States of America. Compiled and drawn in the Cartographic Section of the National Geographic Society. Washington, National Geographic Society, 1946. Coloured map. Ca. 63,5 x 101 cm. Gift of the Schools of the United States of America through the American Junior Red Cross. [Boeknr.: 36584 ]

€ 65,00

ANNA PAVLOVNA & WILLEM II. Guillaume II, Roi des Pays-Bas. - Anna Pavlovna, Reine des Pays - Bas, Grande Duchesse de Russie. Amsterdam, François Buffa et Fils, (ca. 1850).2 full-length portraits, mezzotint with etching, depicting Willem II after J.A. Kruseman and Anna Pavlovna after De Keyser, by Alfred Cornelliet, printed by Chardon Jeune et Fils. Each ca. 67 x 45 cm. Willem Frederik George Lodewijk (1792 - 1849), Prince of Oranje-Nassau, King of the Netherlands (1840 - 1849), with kepie and in military uniform and Anna Paulowna of Russia, Queen of the Netherlands (1795-1865), with curled hair, coronet, pearl necklace, and low velvet gown, holding pearls in right hand and with left resting on a table. - Two superb portraits.Not in Muller, Portretten. [Boeknr.: 35833 ]

€ 450,00

ARUBA. Oranjestad. Hoofdplaats van Aruba. - Landschap op Aruba. Haarlem, Kleynenberg & Co, (ca. 1911). Tinted photographic plate, depicting a view of Oranjestad, printed on heavy paper. ca. 60 x 73 cm. From the series of school plates by J.F.Niermeyer, e.a. Platen van Nederlandsch-Oost en West-Indië, published between 1911 and 1913.- The photographs of the East were mostly taken by Jean Demmeni a French/Indo European photographer, the photographs of the West were taken by Julius Muller, Soublette et Fils, Eugen Klein a.o. Fine view of Oranjestad, capital of Aruba and view of a well with local people and cactus hedges. - (Small part of blank margin restored not affecting the image). [Boeknr.: 34490 ]

€ 125,00

ARUBA. Topographical map of Aruba. Nederlandse Antillen, KLM Aerocarto, 1963.4 coloured sheets, with legend and list of streets, roads, squares and other denominations. Ca. 69,5 53 cm. [Boeknr.: 36823 ]

€ 295,00

BANCKERT, Adriaen. E. manhafte zee-held Adriaan Bankert, L. Admiraal van Zeeland. (No pl., ca. 1650). Engraved halflength portrait with sea-battle in the background after H. Berckman by Jean du Bois (Johannes van Houten) with 12 line poem by W. Brest. Ca. 44 x 34 cm. Adriaen (ca. 1620-1684) was the oldest son of the famous Joost Banckert (ca. 1597-1647; 'Gesel der Spanjaarden, schrik der Portugezen'). Adriaen played an import role in the Second and Third Anglo-Dutch Wars. He functioned as the most important adviser of the Zeeland admiralty and in 1678 even received a seat on the admiralty council. - A fine portrait.Cf. Muller, Portretten, 203 a; Hollstein 3; Van Someren 241. [Boeknr.: 30879 ]

€ 295,00

BARTMAN, G.H. Fotografiën van Soerabaja. ('s Gravenhage, Thomas & Eras, 1975). Oblong 8vo. Wrappers (sl.dam.). With 17 photographic views of Surabaya. [Boeknr.: 313 ]

€ 18,00

BATTLE AT LA HOGUE. The battle at La Hogue. De zeeslag bij Kaap La Hogue, 1692. Neuhaus,1837.Steelengraving after Woollett by G. Döbler. Ca 42,5 x 59 cm. Magnificent engraving of the sea battle of the combined Anglo-Dutch fleets under Russel and Almonde on the French under Tourville at the Battle of Cape la Hogue, 29 May - 3 June 1692. Depicted is the moment Tourville steps from one boat into another and is seized by an Englishman whose hand he will cut off with his sword. With at the right and central French ships. The French lost their best and biggest ships i.a the famous Soleil Royal. It is after a painting by B. West. Without caption. - Fine.Muller, Historieplaten, 2858; Atlas van Stolk 2883. [Boeknr.: 13936 ]

€ 450,00

BELLIN, Jacques Nicolas. Partie de la Mer Glaciale contenant la Nouvelle Zemble et le pais de Samoiedes suivant les découvertes des Hollandois et les cartes des Russes .. par M. Bellin. Paris, 1758.Engraved map of Nova Zembla and part of the Northeast passage, with a decorative title cartouche. Ca. 21,5 x 34,5 cm. From: L'Histoire Generale des Voyages. - Fine map produced by the French hydrographer and geographer, Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772) detailing the archipelago of Novaya Zemlya, the Samoyeds, and part of the Northeast passage. [Boeknr.: 34209 ]

€ 125,00

BENTINCK, Wolter Jan Gerrit. Afbeelding der lykstaatie van .. Wolter Jan Baron Bentink, schout by nacht, ressorteerende onder het ed. mog. Collegie ter Admiraliteit te Amsterdam .. op dinsdag den 28 Augustus 1781, 's namiddags tusschen 4 en 5 uuren in de Nieuwe Kerk. (Amsterdam), Jacobus Kok, 1781.Broadsheet with engraving, coloured by hand, after H.P. Schouten by B. de Bakker and with explanatory text printed in 5 columns. Ca. 31 x 51 cm ( not including blank margins). Funeral procession of Wolter Jan Gerrit baron Bentinck (1745-1781), rear-admiral of Holland and West-Friesland, died after serious injuries during the naval battle of the Dogger Bank. Magnificent image of the procession on the Kloveniersburgwal in Amsterdam, going to the Nieuwe Kerk. Depicting the canal houses with on the right the Oudemanhuispoort, and on the left the Nieuwe Doelenstraat. In front the canal with several vessels with spectators.With circumstantial description of the participants and the route. The naval Battle of the Dogger Bank took place on 5 August 1781 during the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War, part of the American War of Independence, in the North Sea. It was a bloody encounter between a British squadron under Vice Admiral Sir Hyde Parker, 5th Baronet and a Dutch squadron under Vice Admiral Johan Zoutman, both of which were escorting convoys. - Excellent condition.Muller, Historieplaten, 4463; Atlas van Stolk 4401. [Boeknr.: 33675 ]

€ 475,00

BENTINCK, Wolter Jan Gerrit. Wolter Jan Gerrit Baron Bentinck, Schout bij Nacht van Holland en Westvriesland .. overleden aan zyne wonden, bekomen in den roemrugtigen zeeslag, op Doggersbank, den 5den augustus 1781. Amsterdam, Allart, (ca. 1781).Engraved half length portrait of Jan Gerrit Baron Bentinck after Pieter Oets by Reinier Vinkeles. Ca. 33 x 24,5 cm. (not including the wide blank margins). Wolter Jan Gerrit Bentinck (1745-1781), rear-admiral of Holland and West-Friesland, died during the naval battle of the Dogger Bank. This naval battle took place on 5 August 1781 during the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War, part of the American War of Independence, in the North Sea. Muller, Portretten, 337. [Boeknr.: 25788 ]

€ 175,00

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