"De Heylige en Wytvermaerde Stadt Ierusalem, eerst Genaemt Salem", Visscher, Claes Janszoon
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1650 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
16.2 x 12 inches
41.1 x 30.5 cm
Fine bird's eye plan of the holy city with all the principal sites numbered and keyed to a table in a scroll at left. Biblical scenes are shown on the hillside in the foreground including the crucifixion. Key includes Visscher's mark - a figure of a fisherman.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn #86.
Professional repairs on verso along fold and one tiny tear in wide margins.