Auction 114, Lot 576

"Hierusalem", Hooghe, Romain de

Subject: Holy Land - Jerusalem

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15 x 11.8 inches
38.1 x 30 cm

Fine bird's eye plan of the city. The title cartouche is contained in a banner held aloft by angels. At each side are drape style cartouches containing the key to eighty important sites. This is the second state with the keys added.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #156.

Condition: A

Sharp impression. Surface soil in margins with couple of insignificant spots in map. Upper right corner missing, well away from map.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $475

Closed on 3/1/2006

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