Catalog Archive
Auction 116, Lot 681

"Geographische beschryvinge, van de Wandeling der Apostelen ende de Reysen Pauli…", Visscher, Claes Janszoon

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East

Period: 1650 (published)


Color: Hand Color

19 x 12 inches
48.3 x 30.5 cm
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This colorful map portrays the Eastern Mediterranean from Rome through Asia Minor and the Holy Land. The route of Apostle Paul is charted from Sidon to Rome. Panels of Biblical scenes at top and bottom show the major events of his travels. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #89.

Condition: A

Couple of very minor tears with professional repairs.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $425

Closed on 9/20/2006