THE VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR is now in its 8th year of existence. It has been visited over 1,900,000 times. . The 46th edition of the VIRTUAL FAIR continues till August 31st 2016.
!! !! AUCTION !! On Saturday August 20th till Sunday August 28th, 2016, visitors of the VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR are invited to make a bid on a selected number of items offered in the group of categories 'INTERACTIVE'. As a price guide estimates are mentioned in euro's. In the section 'CARTOGRAPHY TOPOGRAPHY TRAVELS' the categories 'EUROPE' > 'WESTERN EUROPE' > 'UNITED KINGDOM' > 'ENGLAND SOUTH / LONDON' > 'INTERACTIVE ENGLAND SOUTH / LONDON' ; 'SCOTLAND' >'INTERACTIVE SCOTLAND' and 'UK COASTAL WATERS' > 'INTERACTIVE UK COASTAL WATERS' ; 'EASTERN/CENTRAL EUROPE' ; 'THE BALKAN'> 'INTERACTIVE THE BALKAN' AND 'THE MEDITERANEAN' > 'ITALY' > 'NORTH ITALY / MILAN / VENICE'> 'INTER ACTIVE NORTH ITALY / MILAN / VENICE'. In the categories 'ASIA' > 'ASIA NEAR EAST' > 'ISRAEL / HOLY LAND' > 'INTERACTIVE ISRAEL / HOLY LAND' and ' IRAN' > 'INTERACTIVE IRAN' In the section 'HISTORY WORLD / STATES' the category 'MODERN WORLD 18TH CENTURY > 'INTERACTIVE WARS 18th/ CENTURY' . In the section 'NATURAL HISTORY' > 'ZOOLOGY'> the category 'MARINE LIFE' > 'INTERACTIVE MARINE LIFE' In the section 'SPORTS / PASTIMES' the category 'INTERACTIVE SPORTS / PASTIMES'..
!! SALES IN THE VIRTUAL FAIR !! Visit between the 21st and 28th of August in the section 'CARTOGRAPHY TOPOGRAPHY TRAVELS' the category 'EUROPE' > 'SCANDINAVIA'> 'SALE SCANDINAVIA', the categories 'SOUTH AMERICA' > 'SOUTH AMERICA GENERAL'> 'SALE SOUTH AMERICA GENERAL'; BRASIL ARGENTINA PARAGUAY' 'SALE BRASIL ARGENTINA PARAGUAY' ; 'COLUMBIA VENEZUELA GUYANA'> ' SALE COLUMBIA VENEZUELA GUYANA'. Visit in the section 'GLOBES / SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS' the category 'SALE GLOBES / SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS'. Visit in the section ' (AERO)NAUTICA' the category 'NAUTICA' > 'SALE NAUTICA'.
Sale categories and items are continually added.
THE VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR HAS A NEW STRUCTURE. THE FAIR IS PARTED IN 11 SECTIONS: FINE ARTS / BOOK ART / CARTOGRAPHY - TOPOGRAPHY & TRAVELS / GLOBES & INSTRUMENTS / EARTH SCIENCES / HUMAN SCIENCES / SOCIAL & CULTURAL HISTORY / WORLD & STATES HISTORY / NATURAL HISTORY / NAUTICA & AERONAUTICA / SPORTS & PASTIMES. THESE SECTIONS THEMSELVES ARE SUBDIVIDED IN CATEGORIES - BOOKS, AUTOGRAPHS, MAPS AND PRINTS ARE NOW SHOWN COMBINED IN EACH CATEGORY.
The VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR contains a large number of items in a wide variety of old and modern art on paper (silk and vellum), antiquarian and modern rare books, antique and rare atlases, maps & sea-charts and globes, offered to you by professional dealers around the world. The fair is opened permanently, in every edition sold items are withdrawn and new material is constantly added, which makes it worthwhile visiting each successive fair.
If you know what you are looking for you go to a search engine. The VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR is like a 'real world' fair, it is NOT s search engine. You browse through the Virtual Fair and find an item of which you did not know its existence. That is the real charm of the Virtual Fair - unique on the internet- it is like a labyrinth where you easily got lost. If you find an item you want to know more details about, click the 'Contact dealer' button in the right upper corner of the item page. more..
Collectors are cordially invited to send their name and e-mail address to: firstname.lastname@example.org in order to receive the mailing of the fair . Dealers are invited to participate in the Virtual Fair. For details read the dealer information in the left column of the home page
|Robert Putman Amsterdam The Netherlands|
|Antiquariaat FORUM t Goy-Houten The Netherlands|
|Speculum Orbis Nauticum|
|Ernie Quist Antiquarian Dordrecht The Netherlands|
|Massimo Martini / Altea Gallery / London|
|Map Mogul UK|
|The Philadelphia Print Shop USA|
|Dieter Duncker / The Netherlands|
|Adina Sommer Germany Muenchen Germany|
|Petra Riedel Germany Hammelburg Germany|
|Antiquaria Perini Verona Italy|
|Antiquariaat Iscra Renkum The Netherlands|
|Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. Chicago, IL|
|Map World Ltd . UK|
|Norbert Haas Germany Germany|
|Dat Narrenschip The Netherlands|
|Kunstantiquariat Monika Schmidt Munich Germany|
|Paulus Swaen Indian Rocks USA|
|Antiquariaat van der Steur Haarlem|
|Sophie Dupre Autographs UK|
|Henk Vanwalleghem Oldmasterprint Belgium|
|Jan Meemelink Den Haag|
|Kim Roberts THOROLDS Antiquarians South Africa|
|Vincent Nelissen Instruments - Amsterdam|
|Antiquaraat Delfshaven Rotterdam|
In the left box you find a hierarchical navigation menu of the items offered, clicking on a menu entry will bring up a submenu or an itemlist if you navigated to the detail level.
Once in the itemlist clicking on an item will show the item details.
In the right upper corner of the item details page a button is provided to contact the dealer offering the item.
Clicking on the Contact Dealer button will activate an e-mail to the dealer, enter your name and email address and your inquiry.
The start of a new edition of the VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR is on :
- February 1st
- April 1st
- June 1st
- August 1st
- October 1st
- December 1st
Each edition of the VIRTUAL FAIR lasts till the start of the next edition of the VIRTUAL FAIR.