Auction 111, Lot 565

"Byzondere Kaart van de Landen daar de Apostelen het Evangelium Gepredikt…", Mortier, Pierre

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East

Period: 1700 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.5 x 15.6 inches
47 x 39.6 cm

Richly engraved map of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East. Included is the tract of St. Paul from Jerusalem to Rome. The map is filled with mountains, forests, and oases, and is decorated with a compass rose.

References:

Condition: A

Old repaired tear in top margin, well away from map.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/8/2005

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