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Auction 115, Lot 673

"La Judee ou Terre Sainte, divisee en ses douze Tribus…", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1750 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

23.5 x 19 inches
59.7 x 48.3 cm
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Lovely, large map of the Holy Land with a large inset map of the region showing the Wandering of the Children of Israel titled "Carte de la Terre de Canaan ou Terre Promise…" The map is filled with fine detail and ornamented with two elaborate cartouches.

References: Laor #667; Pedley #393.

Condition: A

Fine impression and attractive later color. Faint toning along centerfold and one small area of thin paper near center, still overall very good.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/21/2006