The number of visits to the VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR passed in October 2016 the 2,000,000 mark .The 50th edition of the VIRTUAL FAIR started on April 1st continues till the 31st of May 2017.
AUCTION. Between April 20th and 30th visitors are invited to make a bid on a selected number of items offered in the group of categories 'AUCTION'. As a price guide estimates are mentioned in euro's. The categories 'FRANCE CENTRAL AUCTION'; 'NORTH AFRICA AUCTION'; 'SOUTH ATLANTIC AUCTION'; ' CZECHIA / HUNGARY AUCTION'; 'COLOMBIA VENEZUELA GUYANA AUCTION'. (Click on the category in the top of the column to the left to open the list).
SALES. Visit between April 20th and 30th the categories 'THEMATIC MAPS SALES'; 'ASIA CONTINENT SALES'; 'HISTORY OF MEDICINE SALES'; 'NATURAL HISTORY SALES'.. (Click on the category on top of the left column to open the list)
THE VIRTUAL ANTIQUE & RARE ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR IS DIVIDED 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 SHOWN IN EACH SECTION.
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 The fair is opened permanently, in every edition sold items are withdrawn and new material is constantly added, which makes it worthwhile visiting each edition of the fair.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. 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. 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: email@example.com in order to receive the mailing of the fair . Dealers are invited to participate and /or have a banner in the Virtual Fair. The banner gives the faculty to take part in the 'SALES' and 'INTERACTIVE / MAKE A BID' activities. For details read the dealer information in the left column on the home page
|Robert Putman Amsterdam The Netherlands|
|Francesco Pettinaroli Milan Italy|
|Antiquariaat FORUM t Goy-Houten The Netherlands|
|Speculum Orbis Nauticum|
|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|
|Bartele Gallery Langweer The Netherlands|
|Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. Chicago, IL|
|Dat Narrenschip The Netherlands|
|Paulus Swaen Indian Rocks USA|
|Antiquariaat van der Steur Den Haag|
|Henk Vanwalleghem Oldmasterprint Belgium|
|Jan Meemelink Den Haag|
|Bruce Marshall Cheltenham UK|
|Vincent Nelissen Instruments - Amsterdam|
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.