Auction 110, Lot 583

"Iudaea seu Palaestina ob sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim in Duodecim Tribus Divisa separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda et Israel…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1707 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm

Decorative eighteenth century map of the Holy Land divided among the twelve tribes of Israel. The dramatic title cartouche (uncolored) features Moses receiving the Holy tablets and inset in the opposite corner is a map showing the Exodus and Wandering surrounded in a finely engraved scene.


Condition: B

Lovely original color. Minor abrasions at centerfold, else near fine.

Estimate: $650 - $750


Closed on 3/2/2005