Auction 101, Lot 407

"Iudaea seu Palaestina ob sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim in Duodecim Tribus Divisa separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda et Israel…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1707 (published)

Publication: Neuter Atlas Bestehend… and Grosser Atlas…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

Splendid 18th century map of the Holy Land divided among the twelve tribes of Israel. The dramatic title cartouche features Moses receiving the Holy tablets and inset in the opposite corner is a map showing the Exodus and Wandering.

References: Laor #340.

Condition: B

Fine crisp impression with lovely color. Repair and minor stains along centerfold with a few small tears in blank top margin.

Estimate: $750 - $800

Sold for: $400

Closed on 12/4/2002

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