Auction 115, Lot 677

"Ierusalem", Stoopendaal, Daniel

Subject: Holy Land, Jerusalem

Period: 1686 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.5 x 11.7 inches
44.5 x 29.7 cm

Beautiful and fully engraved bird's eye plan of the holy city flanked by engravings of religious icons, Solomon and a priest. Reportedly after Vallapando's imaginary city plan and published in a Dutch Bible. At the top is a large and ornate elevation of the Temple of Solomon.

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Condition: A

Issued folding, now flat with some professional repairs to folds in margins. Bright, early impression with strong and exceptionally well done hand coloring.

Estimate: $450 - $550

Sold for: $350

Closed on 6/21/2006

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