Auction 108, Lot 503

"Geographiae Sacrae ex Veteri et Novo Testamento desumptae Tabula Prima quae Totius Orbis Partes continet", Sanson/Mariette

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1662 (dated)

Publication: Geographica Sacra…

Color: Hand Color

20.6 x 14.5 inches
52.3 x 36.8 cm

A fine map illustrating the lands described in the Old and New Testament with only biblical place names indicated. Inset at bottom left is a small map of the route of the Exodus and balancing the map in the upper right is a decorative title cartouche.

References: Laor #686.

Condition: A

Overall clean and crisp with faint toning along centerfold.

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $240

Closed on 9/29/2004