Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
New York, NY, United States
DoneSat, Jun 13, 2015 5:00 PM UTC
Maps, Books, & Natural History of the Ages
This auction features engraved prints by John James Audubon, from both his Birds of America series and his Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. There are also Historical Maps from around the world by cartographers such as Ortelius, Visscher, Blaeu, & Homman among others & cities views of New York, Boston, New Orleans, as well as both Asian and European cities. Next is a wonderful selection Rare Books & Atlases including works by George Catlin, Gerard Mercator, & Christopher Saxton. Next is a selection of works on paper including those by Samuel Daniel, Karl Bodmer, George Catlin. Finally is a lengthy selection of 18th, 19th, and 20th Century Natural History Flora & Fauna including works by Pierre-Joseph Redoute and a group of Audubon Octavos.