Auction 103, Lot 429

"Geographische beschryvinge, van de Wandeling der Apostelen ende de Reysen Pauli…", Visscher, Claes Janszoon

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East

Period: 1650 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

19 x 12 inches
48.3 x 30.5 cm

Colorful map of the Eastern Mediterranean from Rome through Asia Minor and the Holy Land depicting the route of Apostle Paul. Panels of Biblical scenes at top and bottom showing the major events of his travels.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #89.

Condition: B

Clean and bright with attractive later color. Expert repair of a tear entering image at top left.

Estimate: $325 - $400

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/11/2003