Auction 113, Lot 691

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

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1714 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18 x 13.7 inches
45.7 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.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #134 (GII).

Condition: A+

Fine impression and good margins all around.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/7/2005