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Lot 656
By: Jan van den Avelen
Subject: Holy Land
Date: 1687 (circa)


Condition Code: A

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Color: hand color

Size: 18.1 x 14 inches
         46.0 x 35.6 cm

    This splendid Dutch Bible map of the Holy Land illustrates the Exodus from Egypt and the wanderings of the Children of Israel in the desert. Canaan is shown divided into the Twelve Tribes. The lower part of the map is elaborately engraved with a scene of the encampment and Moses receiving the Ten Commandments at Mt. Sinai. At top is a scene of God's word enlightening the world with Moses, Solomon, the apostles and evangelists. The map was based on Visscher's map of 1650.

Condition Description: Issued folding on paper with a sun watermark, some printer's ink residue, and minor marginal soiling.

Ref: Poortman & Augusteijn #150.

$275.00 - $350.00

Sold for: $230.00

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