"Prospectus Sanctae olim et celeberrimae Urbis Hierosolymae…", Seutter, Matthias
Subject: Holy Land - Jerusalem
Period: 1734 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.5 x 19.5 inches
57.2 x 49.5 cm
Dramatic engraving that combines a plan of ancient Jerusalem after Villalpando at top with a bird's eye view of modern Jerusalem after Merian at bottom.
References: Laor #1131.
Top plan colored, bottom view uncolored. Backed with Japanese tissue with margins extended at top and bottom to better accommodate framing. Few unobtrusive spots.