Auction 110, Lot 582

"Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door Wandelt van onsen Salichmaecker Iesu Christo, neffens syne Apostelen", Stoopendaal, Daniel

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1682 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18 x 13.7 inches
45.7 x 34.8 cm

Fine map of Israel with north oriented to right based on the Visscher prototype. Large decorative title cartouche at bottom surrounded by vignettes depicting the life of Christ. At top, putti hold banners with the key to the map and scale of miles, while tiny ships sail in the sea. Dutch text on verso.

References:

Condition: B

Tiny split at bottom fold, just entering map border, closed with archival tape. Some faint offsetting, else very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $170

Closed on 3/2/2005

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