Show a Historic Sensibility or Simply Start a Conversation with Antique Maps

Click on the image above to enlarge this bird’s-eye view of a stunning 1876 New York. For more information and purchase options, visit our online map store,

Vintage maps, including panoramic (bird’s-eye) views, are elegant and historic pieces of art found in many of the country’s best museum collections. These vintage art prints are high-quality digital scans of the actual antique maps.

The early days of mapmaking highlighted the pioneering spirit of a bygone era. Capturing the romance and wonder of the newly explored world, these classic maps represent the unbridled ambition, optimism, and excitement of the time.

Business leaders, politicians, and the military have used maps to exert their influence and define their ambitions. Newly established frontier towns in America used panoramic maps to attract settlers, and now you can purchase these vintage art reproductions to add to your decor, show a historic sensibility, or simply start a conversation.

1690 Map of the World

1690 Map of the World

World Trade Press antique maps have been digitally restored. Our restoration process cleans up the worst stains, fading, and tears and sharpens the image. Imperfections are intentionally retained, leaving the unique personality of the map intact.

World Trade Press antique maps are produced using museum-quality, high-resolution printing techniques and archival-quality pigment inks on 100% rag fine art paper or canvas. A variety of stock and custom print sizes are available, as are high-resolution, royalty-free digital files. Visit to view our large collection of antique maps.