WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
 

Maps of Europe

Antique maps are distinctive for their time-bound perspectives. Early maps made in Europe in particular tell a story about the motivations of the mapmaker. These flawed and inaccurate representations of the world are typically more rare and valuable than a precise model of geography.

Maps were a luxury of wealthy patrons. Therefore, a map was oriented toward the political or religious personal motivations of the person who commissioned it. Collectors may find it amusing to note the falsified political borders, region centrism, and other idiosyncrasies of these maps. European maps from the Middle Ages were made by monks and are consistently religious in nature, placing Jerusalem at the center. Maps made by monks typically feature extensive decoration with monsters and wild animals lurking... Read more

Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)

Items in Maps of Europe

Get alerts on future maps of europe for sale »
Sort By:    
Historische Karte von Niedersachsen 'Haute Partie

August 30, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€80 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Historische Landkarte der Oberlausitz teilkol. Ku

August 30, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€80 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Nicolaum Visscher

August 31, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
's-Gravenhage, Netherlands

€140 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Nicolaes Jansz Visscher sr (1618-1679)

August 31, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
's-Gravenhage, Netherlands

€140 (starting bid)

Bid now »
JOHN OGILBY (1600-1676) Scottish The Road From Lon

August 31, 2016, 10:00 AM BST
Newmarket, United Kingdom

£50 (starting bid)

Bid now »
TIMOTHY PONT (1565-1614) Scottish Caithness Colour

August 31, 2016, 10:00 AM BST
Newmarket, United Kingdom

£100 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Blaeu, Willem

August 31, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

£6,000 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Collection of 10 maps, including Saxton, C.

August 31, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

£180 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Visscher, Nicolaus

August 31, 2016, 11:00 AM BST
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

£360 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Brems Tierleben

August 31, 2016, 1:00 PM CET
Wiesloch, Germany

€1 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Maps 1812-C1860 Group of 4 Engraved Maps. France, Italy, Germany

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Canada 1802 Pair of Copper Plates. Death of Wolfe, Quebec & Gen. Burgoyne addressing the Indians

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Greece - Choiseul Gouffier, Marie Gabriel Auguste Florent de 1842 Prints of Antiparos Grotto

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Double Page Woodcut of Fortifications of Metz, France

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Double Page Woodcut of Frankfurt, Germany

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (1 bid)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Hand Coloured Double Page Woodcut of Bern, Switzerland

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£10 (2 bids)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Hand Coloured Double Page Woodcut of Frankfurt, Germany

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (1 bid)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Hand Coloured Double Page Woodcut of Hammelburg, Germany

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£10 (2 bids)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Hand Coloured Double Page Woodcut of Selestat. France Germany

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (1 bid)

Bid now »
Munster, Sebastian C1580 Hand Coloured Woodcut of Ingelheim, Germany

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Poland - Warsaw 20th Century Lot of 12 Postcards

September 1, 2016, 5:00 PM GMT
Chesterfield, United Kingdom

£5 (starting bid)

Bid now »
KARTEN UND SKIZZEN

September 2, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€20 (starting bid)

Bid now »
A New map of the County of Oxford, Printed for C S

September 3, 2016, 9:00 AM BST
Stowmarket, United Kingdom

£40 (starting bid)

Bid now »
KUPFERSTICH-LANDKARTE

September 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€80 (starting bid)

Bid now »
WANDKARTE MITTELEUROPA

September 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€30 (starting bid)

Bid now »
STADTPLAN

September 3, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Berlin, Germany

€20 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Gravure : Carte aquarellée - Plan de la bataille de Malplaquet 1709 -

September 4, 2016, 1:30 PM CET
Maisieres, Belgium

€120 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Plan de la 'bataille d'Oudenaarde 1708' dans un écrin en bois incrusté d'ivoire (70cm)

September 6, 2016, 10:00 AM CET
Gent, Belgium

€400 (starting bid)

Bid now »
John Speede (1552-1629) British.

September 7, 2016, 12:00 PM BST
Haslemere, United Kingdom

£75 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Hubert Jaillot Sanson 1692 Map of Italy

September 15, 2016, 6:00 PM EST
New Milford, CT, USA

$250 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Pieter van der Aa. Leiden 1659 - 1733 - '...

September 17, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Hannover, Germany

€60 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Joan Johannes Blaeu. um 1596 - 1673 - 'Th...

September 17, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Hannover, Germany

€120 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Johann Baptist Homann. 1664 Kambach - 172...

September 17, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Hannover, Germany

€100 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Paul Küffner. Kupferstecher des 18. Jahrh...

September 17, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Hannover, Germany

€130 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Frederik de Wit. 1630 - 1710 Amsterdam - ...

September 17, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Hannover, Germany

€90 (starting bid)

Bid now »
17th Century, John Speed, map of Leinster.

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM BST
Dublin, Ireland

€180 (starting bid)

Bid now »
17th century map, Robert Morden, The Kingdom of Ireland.

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM BST
Dublin, Ireland

€110 (starting bid)

Bid now »
1797 Alexander Taylor, military map of Ireland.

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM BST
Dublin, Ireland

€220 (starting bid)

Bid now »
1911-1925 Maps of Ireland showing Irish speaking regions.

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM BST
Dublin, Ireland

€110 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Visscher Map of Bavaria hand-colored by master colorist Jansz Van Santen

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
New York, NY, USA

$1,200 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Visscher Map of Flanders hand-colored by master colorist Jansz Van Santen

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
New York, NY, USA

$700 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Bleau Map of Flanders hand-colored by master colorist Jansz Van Santen

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
New York, NY, USA

$1,800 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Visscher Map of Germany hand-colored by master colorist Jansz Van Santen

September 17, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
New York, NY, USA

$600 (starting bid)

Bid now »
BUNTING, Heinrich - Europa Prima Pars Terrae In Fo

September 21, 2016, 10:00 AM BST
Exeter, United Kingdom

£200 (starting bid)

Bid now »
CARY, John - A Map of Devonshire from the best aut

September 21, 2016, 10:00 AM BST
Exeter, United Kingdom

£40 (starting bid)

Bid now »
COVENS, Jean & MORTIER, Corneille - Gouvernement D

September 21, 2016, 10:00 AM BST
Exeter, United Kingdom

£40 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Antiquities of the Jews ? French Edition ? Engravings and Maps ? Amsterdam, 1700

September 21, 2016, 2:00 PM GMT
Jerusalem, Israel

$100 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Initiation Gauloise

September 24, 2016, 11:00 AM CET
Hamburg, Germany

€800 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Original Imray Chart of the Coast of Brazil

September 24, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Boston , MA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Original Imray & Son Brazil Coast Chart

September 24, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Boston , MA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Original Eldridge Chart of Gloucester to Kennebec

September 24, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Boston , MA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Original J.W. Norie Chart of Bay of Biscay, c. 1855

September 24, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Boston , MA, USA

$400 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Original Imray & Son Spain & Portugal Chart, 1883

September 24, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Boston , MA, USA

$500 (starting bid)

Bid now »
Original 1875 Imray & Son Chart of European Coast

September 24, 2016, 10:30 AM EST
Boston , MA, USA

$350 (starting bid)

Bid now »
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Filter by Item Type
  •   All Items
  •   Auction
  •   Buy Now
Top Books, Maps & Manuscripts Categories
Books, Maps & Manuscripts Categories
Want to know about future maps of europe for sale?