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Auction 102, Lot 442

"Waerachtige beschryvinge vande wydvermaerde Conincklicke Hooft Stadt Ierusalem…", Plancius/Cloppenburg

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1643 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.4 x 11.4 inches
49.3 x 29 cm

Attractive plan of Jerusalem with its well laid out streets and major religious sites within the outer walls. Fifteen Biblical vignettes surround the plan. This is the second state with Plancius' name replaced by D.R.M. Mathes.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #79.

Condition: B

Light damp stain on bottom fold, else very good.

Estimate: $1,100 - $1,200


Closed on 3/5/2003