Auction 114, Lot 537

"De Beschryvingh van de Reysen Pauli, en van de Andere Apostelen", Stoopendaal, Bastiaan

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East

Period: 1729 (published)


Color: Hand Color

17.9 x 13.7 inches
45.5 x 34.8 cm

Very decorative map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean decorated below the map with vignettes showing episodes from the travels of St. Paul and a decorative cartouche, compass rose and sailing ships. This is a later state with Stoopendaal's imprint replaced by that of Pieter and Jacob Keur. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #135-GII.

Condition: A+

Professional minor repairs on centerfold.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $400

Closed on 3/1/2006