Auction 110, Lot 581

"Die Heilige Statt Jerusalem…", Munster, Sebastian

Subject: Holy Land, Jerusalem

Period: 1550 (circa)

Publication: Cosmographia

Color: Black & White

15 x 6.2 inches
38.1 x 15.7 cm

Woodcut view of ancient Jerusalem as scene from outside the walls with numerous buildings and temples named. Trimmed from a sheet of German text.

References: Laor #1087.

Condition: B

Some toning and a little text show through. 5" tear with old repair on verso.

Estimate: $220 - $275

Sold for: $160

Closed on 3/2/2005