Auction 107, Lot 432

"[Mare Mediterraneum - Travels of St. Paul]", Bunting, Heinrich

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1592 (published)

Publication: Itinerarium Novi Testamenti

Color: Black & White

14.2 x 10.5 inches
36.1 x 26.7 cm

A scarce woodcut map from Heinrick Bunting's unusual account of the travels of most of the principal figures of the New Testament. It covers the region traversed by St. Paul from Jerusalem to Rome. This is from the uncommon Czech edition. Color copy of the atlas title page included.


Condition: B

Backed with sturdy tissue with some paper replacement and facsimile at lower neatline and upper right corner. Centerfold rejoined with several in-filled binding holes. Blank margins extended to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/9/2004