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Auction 115, Lot 680

"Jerusalem and Places Adjacent", Holdsworth, Samuel

Subject: Holy Land, Jerusalem

Period: 1836 (dated)


Color: Black & White

12 x 8.5 inches
30.5 x 21.6 cm

Simple copper engraved plan showing the walls of the city and major sites. Map extends to show the Fuller's Field, The Potter's Field, Siloe, Mount of Olives, Gethsemane, and the road to Bethphage. At left is a panel of engraved views showing Acaldama; Siloam and the Fountain of the Holy Virgin; Absalom's Pillar; Cave of St. James; Zechary's Sepuclhre; and a plan of Bethesda. A seldom seen plan of Jerusalem.


Condition: A

A couple soft creases in margin at lower right.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $140

Closed on 6/21/2006