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Auction 106, Lot 477

"Vera Hierosolymae Veteris Imago", Halma, Francois

Subject: Jerusalem

Period: 1709 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.7 x 8 inches
32.3 x 20.3 cm
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Fine map of Jerusalem based on Villalpando's foundation map of the city. The plan shows only the major religious sites, uncluttered by habitations and beautifully engraved to show the surrounding topography.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #168.

Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $210

Closed on 3/3/2004