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our site and view the wide selection of 16th - 19th Century
county maps (John Speed, Saxton Kip/Hole, Humphrey
Llwyd), town plans (R.K.Dawson), sea
charts and topographical engravings, lithographs and aquatints
of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. We also have
an extensive range of sporting (golf, cricket, rugby,
tennis), satirical prints (James Gillray, Thomas
Rowlandson and Bunbury) and historical material (Napoleonic,
Our on-line shop is currently showing an extensive range of
aquatints by William Daniell and Paul Sandby, engravings by
Samuel & Nathaniel Buck and caricatures by James Gillray.
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We always carry a large stock of antique maps and antique prints. In our
antique map section, we have at the moment a good number of Welsh county
maps and many antique English county maps by John Speed, Van den Keere, Tomas
Kitchin, Saxton, William Kip and William Hole. We have antique maps of Wales
by Humphrey Llwyd (Lluydo) including the Bertius and Cloppenburg issues.
You will also find some antiquarian maps of Scotland, Ireland, Greece, and
Germany. Some of the rarest antique maps that we have are those by John Bill,
antique playing card maps by Robert Morden, the curious little antique county
maps by Perrot as well as the very popular English and Welsh county maps
by Michael Drayton. If you are looking for antique Town Plans we have a very
good selection of English and Welsh Town Plans by Lieut. R.K. Dawson at good
Antique sea charts are always popular and we have a good stock of sea charts
of the Welsh coast by the father and son Lewis Morris and William Morris
of Anglesey. Antiquarian sea charts by Capt. Greenville Collins and Murdoch
Mackenzie are very collectable and we have many charts of the coast of Wales,
England, Scotland and Ireland.
It is true that antique and antiquarian prints, engravings, lithographs,
aquatints and etchings make up the bulk of our stock and we have a massive
selection of antique Welsh topographical prints by most of the famous artists
including aquatint engravings by William Daniell, copper engravings by Samuel
and Nathaniel Buck. We have old engravings after J.M.W. Turner, aquatint
engraving after Paul Sandby as well as hundreds of steel engravings after
H. Gastineau, T. Allom, Thomas H. Shepherd and others. Our increasing antique
caricature section is also very popular with antique caricatures by James
Gillray, Cruikshank, Thomas Rowlandson, Tim Bobbin and Henry Bunbury making
up the bulk. We probably have one of the largest numbers of antique Welsh
Costume prints and our section of antiquarian sporting prints is increasing.
We have antique engravings, prints, etchings, aquatints and woodcut engravings
depicting cricket, golf, tennis, rugby, billiards, hunting, equestrian, rowing
and cycling to name but a few. These make excellent gifts for those who have
everything. Another interesting section is the antique historical prints.
We have antique aquatints, woodcut engravings, lithographs depicting Napoleon
and Napoleonic War scenes, as well as antique prints and engravings of Nelson,
Duke of Wellington and the Battle of Waterloo. The Crimean war is represented
by a good selection of antiquarian steel engravings.
Old prints, maps, sea charts, caricatures and Town Plans, also referred to
as antiquarian or vintage are a great source of information for those interested
in history or researching family trees. They also make great gifts.