Auction 107, Lot 454

"Pinax Geographicus Patriarchatus Hierosolymitani…", La Rue, Philippe de

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1651 (dated)

Publication: La Terre Sainte en Six Cartes Geographiques

Color: Hand Color

21 x 16.8 inches
53.3 x 42.7 cm

Interesting and uncommon map of the Holy Land extending through the Sinai Peninsula to the mouth of the Nile. Includes a decorative title cartouche. Engraved by J. Sommer and published by P. Mariette.

References: Laor #419.

Condition: B

Crisp impression with faint toning on centerfold.

Estimate: $325 - $375


Closed on 6/9/2004