Auction 111, Lot 596

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

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1682 (published)


Color: Hand Color

17.9 x 13.7 inches
45.5 x 34.8 cm

Fine map of Israel with north oriented to right. Large decorative title cartouche at bottom flanked with the four evangelists and vignettes depicting the life of Christ, including his birth, crucifixion and resurrection. At top, putti hold banners with the key to the map and scale of miles, while tiny ships sail in the sea. Published by Pieter Keur in a Dutch Bible with their imprint in the scales cartouche.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #134 (GII-3).

Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $275

Sold for: $160

Closed on 6/8/2005