What is new

buy or bid

Paulus Swaen Buy-or-Bid
is now
RarePaperSales Buy-or-Bid

We are excited to inform you that Paulus Swaen and New World Cartographic have joined forces to offer our clients items in the Buy-or-Bid format with eight yearly sales. We will extend the offering of Americana, poster and ephemera sections.

All your account details as addresses, passwords, and purchases at Paulus Swaen from 2009 to date are viewable in the RarePaperSales Client Center

We have also kept the past Paulus Swaen listings, complete with pricing, descriptions, and images, of over two decades of sold material. Items sold at RarePaperSales will be added to the Archive.
Paulus Swaen keeps selling maps, atlases, and prints in the online catalog.


New World Cartographic

Sammy Berk - is CEO & founder of New World Cartographic, specializing in antique maps and prints with a gallery space located in The Bridgeport Art Center in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.
Sammy has been dealing in historic collectibles since 2009 and has been a business owner since 2019. At one time, he organized eight antique map fairs and two rare coin shows. He also spent a few years working as an auctioneer.
New World Cartographic, 1200 W. 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60609, USA
Tel. : (312) 496 - 3622  - email : moc.selasrepaperar@ofni

Pierre Joppen - is the CEO & founder of Paulus Swaen Old Maps, and since its foundation in 1978, Pierre has specialized in maps, atlases, and globes from the 16th to the 18th century. He learned early Dutch mapmakers and coloring techniques from 18th-century colorists such as Dirk Jansz. van Santen is world-renowned. Originally trained as a graphic designer, he has a keen eye for the aesthetic aspect of engraving and map-making.

Paulus Swaen Inc., - 901 North Hercules Avenue, Suite A, Clearwater, Florida 33765, USA
Tel. (727) 687 3298  - email : moc.neaws@suluap

We sincerely hope you will like the new format. Please get in touch with us if you have questions or when you need assistance with buying or selling your maps, prints, posters and other rare paper items.

Thank you,

Sammy Berk & Pierre Joppen

Rare Paper Sales
a division of New World Cartographic
1200 W. 35th Street, #425
Chicago, IL 60609, USA
tel. : (312) 496 - 3622
email : moc.selasrepaperar@ofni

Paulus Swaen Old Maps and Prints
901 North Hercules Avenue, Suite A
Clearwater, Florida 33765, USA
tel. USA +1 727 687 3298
tel. NL +33 (0)6 27839704
email : moc.neaws@suluap