Antique Prints of Mining ( Bergbau )

Take a look at these historic prints of mining. Prints are in good condition unless otherwise mentioned.

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"Ojibway Mining Company"

A stock in the Ojibway Mining Company that was cancelled on June 9, 1930.
The stock is one of 100 shares that then sold for$ 25.00.

There are several M and B punch holes to show that it was cancelled.

17.5 x 27 cm ( 6.8 x 10.6 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. MINING247420


Gold MiningCalifornia

"The California Gold District. - Kanaha Bar, on a Tributary of the Sacramento, Where
gold was first found. - Miners working the bed of the American River."

Wood engraving dated 1852. On the reverse side are articles ( in English ) about the gold rushes
in California and Australia.

24 x 35.5 cm ( 9.4 x 13.9 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. MINING247258


Gold washing

"Das Goldwaschen mit der Wiege" ( washing gold in the cradle )

Very fine lithograph ca 1870. Anonymous.

13 x 16 cm ( 5.1 x 6.2 ")

$ 75.00

Order Nr. MINING246963


Dannemora

"Mine de Fer de Dannemora in Upland"

Steel engraving ca 1845.

14 x 9 cm ( 5.5 x 3.5 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. SWEDEN240612


"Jagd auf Elanntiere in Alaska"
( elk hunting in Alaska )

9 x 7.5 cm ( 3.5 x 2.9 ")

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Reverse side:

"Goldwaesche mit Wiege und Pfanne in den Felsengebirgen"
( Gold washing and panning in the Rocky Mountains )

10 x 8 cm ( 3.9 x 3.1 ")

Wood engravings published 1904. Light age toning.

$ 35.00

Order Nr. USAPACIFIC246663


"Silbergewinnung"
"1.2.3. Pilzscher Schactofen, 4. Abreiben des Werkbleies,
5. Silberrafinieren, 6. Amalgammationshof in Mexico."

Wood engraving 1895. Vertical centerfold. Overall light age toning.

21 x 27.5 cm ( 8.2 x 10.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING246578


Guanajuato minas

"Industrie Mexicaine"
"Les mines. - Mellado, les Rayas, San Miguel, Colero, mineur indiquani les veines du metal,
Grand puits de la mine de Aldame, Moulin pour broyer le mineral, Cour de l'hacienda de Dolores,
Vue general de Guanajuato"

Wood engraving ca 1870. On the reverse side is an arzicle ( in French ) about the mines in Guanajuato.
Hardly visible horizontal centerfold.

32 x 22.5 cm ( 12.5 x 8.8 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. MEXICO246575


"Silbergewinnung in Chihuahua in Mexico"

Wood engraving 1875. Reerse side is printed.

10.2 x 10.2 cm ( 4 x 4 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MEXICO246577


Upper image: "Mine d'argent du Parral, au Mexique. - Indiens cassant le mineral"
Middle images: "Hauts fourneaux servant a la Fusion du mineral"
Lower image: "Mines d'argent au Mexique. - Vue de l'entree de la mine."

Wood engraving published 1866.. On the left side and on the upper right side is an article ( in French )
about the silver mines in Parral. Reverse side is printed with unrelated text.

Page size: 34 x 25 cm ( 13.3 x 9.8 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. MEXICO246576


Diamond washing

"Lavage des Diamants. Demant Waescherei"

Steel engraving 1837.

8.8 x 13.5 cm ( 3.4 x 5.3 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. BRAZIL246105


"In den Schwefelgruben Siziliens" ( sulfur mine in Sicily )

Wood engraving ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

19 x 13 cm ( 7.4 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. SICILY246292


Gold miners in australia

" Goldgraeber in Australien"

Wood engraving 1887. Reverse side is printed.

11 x 17.5 cm ( 4.3 x 6.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA246533


Upper image: "Ritchie and M'Calls Preserved Meat Establishment, Houndsditch"

Lower article and images: "Gold in Australia"

Interesting page with two different subjects published 1852. On the reverse side is an
article describing the various methods of meat and food preservation and the continuing article about gold mining in Australia. The names of the various minerals are given.

Page size: 36.5 x 25 cm ( 14.3 x 9.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA247257


"Diamanten-Transport in Brasilien" (transportation of diamonds in Brazil)

Wood engraving. Leipzig, 1877

Light age toning.

18 x 11,7 cm (ca. 7 x 4.6")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. BRAZIL239302


Wieliczka in Galizien

"Das Innere des Steinsalz Bergwerks zu Wieliczka in Galizien am Anfang des 18. Jahrhunderts"

Wood engraving made after a copper engraving by Nilson. Published 1904.

Print has two vertical folds to fit original book size.

23 x 36 cm ( 9 x 14.1 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. MINING246448


"The Explosion at Lund Hill Colliery, Barnsley"

Wood engraving published 1857 showing the explosion in the Lund Hill Coal Mine.
Reverse side is printed.

23 x 23 cm ( 9 x 9 " )

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MINING244282


"Lundhill Colliery, Barnsley, the Scene of the Recent Explosion"

Wood engraving dated 1857. On the reverse side is an article about
the Coalpit Explosion at Lund-Hill.

Image: 22.5 x 34 cm ( 8.8 x 13.3 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MINING243897


Gold Mining in California

"Nuevas Minas de Oro en California"

Upper image: "Desviacion del Rio Feather para la Explotacion de los Criaderos. - Los dos Cauces"
Lower image: "Buscadores Trabajano en el Cauce Seco del Feather"

Wood engraving ca 1890. On the reverse side is a short article in Spanish about
gold-mining in California. A few very light spots in margins.

Page size: 39 x 26 cm ( 15.3 x 10.2 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. USAPACIFIC245548


Graissessac. Le puits Sainte-Barbe

"Catastrphe de Graissessac. Le puits Sainte-Barbe. Arrivee des ouvriers portant les premiers secours"

Wood engraving dated 1877. Reverse side is printed.

26.5 x 21.5 cm ( 10.4 x 8.4 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MINING242093


"Hydraulische Goldwaesche in Montana, Nordamerika"

Wood engraving made after a photograph. Published 1890. Reverse side is printed.

8.3 x 12.5 cm ( 3.2 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING245262


Page Bank Coal Mine

"The Page Bank Colliery Pit on Fire"

Wood engraving 1858. Reverse side is printed.

17.5 x 24 cm ( 6.8 x 9.4")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING245554


Cornwall

"Die Zinngruben in Cornwall" ( Tin mining in Cornwall )
( England )

Steel engraving ca 1850.

Image: 9.7 x 15 cm ( 3.8 x 5.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING241466


Left image: "Les taonas ( moulins broyeurs)"
Right image: "Les bocards ( pilons en fonte )"

Two engravings showing technology of silver mining in Mexico. Published 1866.
Reverse side is printed.

11 x 22.5 cm ( 4.3 x 8.8 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MINING243926


Kastoomba

"Die Katoomba - Kohlenmine in Neu-Suedwales"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

13.2 x 9.8 cm ( 5.1 x 3.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA241483


11.5 x 20.5 cm ( 4.5 x 8 ")

Reverse side:

"Steinkohlenaufbereitung II"

Wood engraving 1895.

20 x 12.5 cm ( 7.8 x 4.9")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING244346


"Hydraulische Goldgewinnung in den Otago Goldfeldern auf Neuseeland, Suedinsel"

Wod engraving made after a photograph, 1902. Reverse side is printed.

9.2 x 13 cm ( 3.6 x 5.1")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. NEWZEALAND245323


Bergbau Baukunst

 

"Bergbau Baukunst"

Line lithograph ca 1860. Interesting depiction of a mine at all levels.
Good print with minor crease in lower right margin corner.

24 x 19.5 cm ( 9.4 x 3.7 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. MINING240625


"Le recherche des mines par la Bagnette divinatoire"
( Using a divining rod (Wuenchelrute, dowser, bachetta de rabdomante) to mine for metal)

Wood engraving published 1874 after a woodcut from 1536.
Below the image is an article ( in French ) about the divining rod and the occult that continues n the reverse side.

12.5 x 13.5 cm ( 4.9 x 5.3 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. MINING240460


Anciennete de la Brouette

"Anciennete de la Brouette" ( brouette - wheel barrow, Schubkarre )

Wood engraving printed 1874 made after a page from the book " De Re Metallica" published 1546.
Reverse side is printed.

13.8 x 13 cm ( 5.4 x 5.1 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. MINING240516


"Silbergewinnung"

Detailed print showing theprocessing of silver ore. Published 1895.

21 x 13.3 cm ( 8.2 x 5.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING244685


 Itacolumi

"Savage d'un Minerai d'or pres la montagne Itacolumi"

Steel engraving 1837. Upper margin is narrow.

8.5 x 13.5 cm (3.3 x 5.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. BRAZIL245455


Upper images: St. Lawrence Collery, Percy Pit Collery"
Lower images: "Bottom of the Shaft, Wallbottle Collery, Drops at Wallsend"

Steel engraving by T. H. Hair of British coal mines ca 1850.

10.8 x 16.4 cm 4.2 x 6.4 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING244919


"Bergbau III"

Wood engraving ca 1890 showing various machines used in mining.

20.5 x 13 cm ( 7,8 x 5.1 "9

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MINING243928


"Das Aufzughau zu dem Goldbergwerk" ( Entrance to a gold mine"

Wood engraving ca 1880. On the reverse side is an image of a very clever
steep track into a gold mine.

9.5 x 11.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.5 ")

$ 30.00

Order MINING243925


Upper image: "Einfahrt in den Foerderstoffen"
Lower image: "Abauterrassen am Erzberg"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

Page size: 27 x 20 cm ( 10.6 x 7.8 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MINING245630


"Eisenbergwerk Nordmark" ( Iron mine in Nordmark )

Wood engraving ca 1880. On the reverse side is partial text about iron mining.
Minor signs of age and use in margins.

14 x 10.5 cm ( 5.5 x 4.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING243924


"Fig. 1. Couvelage ou facon de revetir les Puits perpendiculairs ou inclines des Mines."
"Fig. 2. Differents maniers d'Etannconner les galleries et souterains des mines."

Copper engraving from the Encyclopedia by D. Diderot and J. d'Alembert. It was published in Paris ca 1770.

Afew minor spots in margins.

Image: 31.5 x 21 cm ( 12.4 x 8.2 ")
Page size: 40 x 24.5 cm ( 15.7 x 9.6 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. MINING243524


"Streik der Grubenarbeiter" ( Miners strikeing )

Wood engraving after the painting by Roll. Published 1891. Reverse side is printed.

20 x 15 cm ( 7.8 x 5.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING243581


"Sigillarienstaemme in den Kohlengruben von St. Etinne, an der Staette ihres
urspruenglichen Wachstums noch aufrechtstehend."

Wood engraving ca 1880 showing a coal mine in France where the trees turned to
coal are still standing upright. Below the image and on the reverse side is text about coal.

14 x 10.4 cm ( 5.5 x 4 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. GEOLOGY244171


"Mineralogie, Machine pour l'epuisement des Eaux des Mines et pour sortir le Minerai."
"Machine de Pontpean, Plan et Elevation"

Copper engraving from the Encyclopedia by D. Diderot and J. d'Alembert. It was published in Paris ca 1770.

Light browning on centerfold.

Image: 31 x 41 cm ( 12.2 x 16.1 ")
Page size: 40 x 44.5 cm ( 15.7 x 17.5 ")

$ 85.00

Order Nr. MINING243521


"Fig.1. Coup d'une Mine. Fig.2. Differents inclinisons des Filons ou Veines Metalliques"
"Lizieres ou Ecoreces des Filons, en Meband Salband. La partie appellee le Tout du Filon."
"Partie qui sert de lit ou de support au Filon. Eaux refermees qui nuisent souvent au travail des Mines"

Copper engraving from the Encyclopedia by D. Diderot and J. d'Alembert. It was published in Paris ca 1770.

Image: 31.5 x 21.5 cm ( 12.4 x 8.4 ")
Page size: 40 x 24.5 cm ( 15.7 x 9.6 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. MINING243522


"Fig. 1. Fillons ou Veines Metalliques avec leurs directions"
"Fig. 2. Maniere d'Etayer les galleries des mines et les Souterrains selon l'inclinaizon des Filons"

Copper engraving from the Encyclopedia by D. Diderot and J. d'Alembert. It was published in Paris ca 1770.

Image size: 31.5 x 21 cm ( 12.4 x 8.2 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. MINING243523


"Mineralogie et Metallurgie"
"Or, Coupe d'une Mine, Tirage de la Mine."

Copper engraving from the Encyclopedia by D. Diderot and J. d'Alembert. It was published in Paris ca 1770.

Minor spotting in margins.

Image: 31 x 20 cm ( 12.2 x 7.8 ")
Page size: 40 x 24.5 cm ( 15.7 x 9.6 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. MINING 243520


"Durchschnitt eines Kohlenbergwerkes" ( section of a coal mine )

Wood engraving 1888. Overall light age toning.

28.5 x 16.5 cm ( 11.2 x 6.4 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MINING242077


"English Pits and Pitmen"
"Section of the Shafts and Workings of a Coal Mine"
"The Day and Clanny Safety Lamps"
"Ventilating Furnace. A Trap Door"

Wood engraving dated 1871. Reverse side is printed.

30 x 22.5 cm ( 11.8 x 8.8 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. MINING242078


"The Master of the Mine"

Wood engraving after Overend ca 1880. Reverse side is printed. A few minor spots.

Image: 23.2 x 18 cm ( 9.1 x 7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING242037


"Baukunst"
"Bergbau"
( Mining)

Copper engraving from a German series "Baukunst" published ca 1800 showing various architectural monuments from around the world.

Light crease in lower margin.

24 x 19 cm ( 9.4 x 7.4 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. ARCHITECTUREWORLD240275


Penrhyn Slate Quarry

"Penrhyn Slate Quarry"

Wood engraving dated 1858. Below the image is an image of th Fitzroy Quarry.
Reverse side is printed.

22 x 23 cm ( 8.6 x 9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING240637


Using water to loosen the ore

Auflockerung der Gold fuerenden Schichten durch Wasser.
( Using water to loosen the ore )

Wood engraving 1875. Light spotting in right margin.

17.5 x 11.7 cm ( 6.8 x 4.6 " )

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MINING236853


"Mines d or d alluvion" ( Gold mining)

Wood engraving, 1872. Reverse side is printed.

12 x 16 cm ( 4.7 x 6.2 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MINING240417


Mining - Opening of the Shaft Beneath Hell Gate

"Opening of the Shaft Beneath Hell Gate"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

25 x 17 cm ( 9.8 x 6.6 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MINING240995


"Eisengrube in Dannemora (Schweden)" ( Iron mine in Dannemora )

Wood engraving ca 1875.

16.5 x 12 cm ( 6.4 x 4.7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING240991


Les Mines d´Or ( The gold mines )La decouverte, - le guet, - le jeu, - le travail.

Les Mines d´Or ( The gold mines )
La decouverte, - le guet, - le jeu, - le travail.
( in Australia )

Wood engraving ca 1885.

19.7 x 13.3 cm ( 7.7 x 5.2 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. MINING236857


Goldwaschen mit der Sluice

Upper right image: Goldwaschen mit der Sluice
Lower image: Goldwaschen mit dem long Tom.

Wood engraving on a page about gold. The incomplete article continues on the reverse side..

Pge size: 28.5 x 21 cm ( 11.2 x 8.2 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. MINING236855


MINING - Treibherd

"Treibherd"

Special stove used to separate silver, lead, gold, etc..

Wood engraving 1875. Reverse side is printed.

8.5 x 9.2 cm ( 3.3 x 3.6 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MINING236854


Humor - The Miner's Progress

"The Miner's Progress"

"Curate. Now, Giles, I fear You'll get into trouble again with your gun!"
"Giles. No Fear, Sir! Our Pit's Taken a Shootin, and I'm the Keeper!"

Wood engraving dated 1873. Reverse side is printed. Minor signs of age and use.

13 x 16 cm ( 5.1 x 6.2 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MINING240800


La mine hydraulique de Nevada

"La mine hydraulique de Nevada."

Wood engraving from an illustrated work ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

8.9 x 13.9 cm ( 3.5 x 5.4 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. USAMOUNTAIN3065


Le pied passé dans la bague d'une corde, chacun de nous se laisse a tour de…(Mine shaft in Australia)

"Le pied passé dans la bague d'une corde, chacun de nous se laisse a tour de…"
(Mine shaft in Australia)

Wood engraving ca 1890.

19.8 x 13.7 cm (7.8 x 5.4'')

$ 40.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA2479


Port Phillip

"Gold in Australia. - Port Phllip District"

Wood engravings showing gold-mining scenes. Melbourne is on the lower right of the map showing gold of the Port Phillips District. Dated 1852.

Some light spotting on the left side. On the reverse side is text about the goldf mining.

Page size: 36.5 x 25.5 cm ( 14.3 x 10")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA247256


Bathurst Gold District.

"Australia. - Bathurst Gold District"

Wood engravings showing the arrival of the Government Gold Conveyance at the Colonial Treasury in
Sydney withe the name Bathhurst on the wagon. There are two images of the Bathhurst region and
an image of a house in Elswick. The page is dated 1852. Reverse side is printed with unrelated text.

Page size: 36 x 25 cm ( 14.1 x 9.8 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA247313


Le réservoir à mercure, dans le mine de New-Almaden - Mercury resevoir.

Le réservoir à mercure, dans le mine de New-Almaden
(California)

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

8.5 x 13.6 cm ( 7.2 x 5.3 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. USAPACIFIC2025


Miner's Village - Le village de mineurs où nousdépose la diligence.(California)

Le village de mineurs où nous
dépose la diligence.
(California)

Wood engraving ca 1885.

16.3 x 12 cm ( 6.4 x 4.7 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. USAPACIFIC2022


Panning gold - Die Goldwaeschen am Molkelumne River

"Die Goldwaeschen am Molkelumne River "
"in Californien"

Steel engraving by Rottmann ca 1850.

10.5 x 15 cm ( 4.1 x 5.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MINING238551


Christochina Gold Field in Alaska

Map of Chistochina
Gold Field, Alaska

Lithograph printed with color, 1901.
By T.G. Gerdine, topographer.
Published by Julius Bien & Co. N.Y.

21 x 14 cm ( 8.2 x 5.5 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. NORTHAMERICA 2037


The Diamond Fields in South Africa - At the Diggings.

Wood engraving by an artist monogramming JH or HJ. 1872. Underneath explanatory text.

Print has general age toning, vertical and horizontal centerfolds, a few insignificant spots, some

creasing. Left margin frayed on the edge. Reverse side is printed.

29.8 x 50 cm (11.7 x 19.7") image

41.5 x 58.8 cm (16.3 x 23.1") full page size

$ 90.00

Order Nr. MINING0030


GOLD MINING IN AUSTRALIA

"Nous remontons à La surface en même temps qu'une grande quantité de boue chargée d'or"

(GOLD MINING IN AUSTRALIA)

Wood engraving published in Paris, 1868. A few light spots in margins.

13.8 x 19.7 cm ( 5.4 x 7.7 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. AUSTRALIA2438


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