Auction 108, Lot 542

"Vera Hierosolymae Veteris Imago", Halma, Francois

Subject: Holy Land - Jerusalem

Period: 1709 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.7 x 8 inches
32.3 x 20.3 cm

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: $180 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/29/2004