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Here Be Dragons—And Map Lovers
Mr. Khotimsky said he did not have access to antique maps growing ... will offer about 50 maps at its Dec. 5 event, which includes a pair of French globes ($450,000 to $600,000). Swann Galleries (about 250 maps and atlases) sells on Dec. 6.
Daniel Crouch Rare Books: The Gestetner Collection of Maritime Atlases and Voyages -
Daniel Crouch Rare Books, specialist dealer in antique atlases, maps, plans, sea charts and globes, presents its inaugural exhibition of ‘The Gestetner Collection of Maritime Atlases and Voyages’ this December. The collection, undoubtedly one of the ...
Chilmark man pleads guilty to stealing valuable, antique maps from Yale Library
According to news accounts in the Hartford Courant, Mr. Smiley is well known in the rarified world of antique map dealers and helped the New York Public Library build its Lawrence Slaughter collection of English maps, charts, atlases, globes and books tied ...
Current design trends take a worldly turn Home: Decorative maps and globes are appearing in stylish shops and shelter magazines.
But suddenly, maps and globes -- everything from priceless antiques from the Age of Exploration to the ... Arkway Inc., a New York gallery that specializes in rare maps, atlases and globes. "We want to get back to some of that excitement of discovery."
Antique Globes Are Spinning Around the Collecting World
Maps and atlases are ... height of science, globes now are valued for their beauty and their errors: Today, ''Union of Soviet Socialist Republics'' on any globe makes it a historical relic. But even more precious are the antique orbs that ...
Beauty, Rarity, History...The M.S. Rau Antiques Blog
Accuracy and timely information meant everything, and firms such as John Newton & Son, John and William Cary, and Dudley Adams excelled at crafting globes that were as technically precise as they were beautiful. A good cartographer encompassed the ...