Auction 116, Lot 729

"Nieuwe Kaart van de Reizen der Israeliten uit Egipte naa Kanaan", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Holy Land and Egypt

Period: 1766 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
15 x 11.8 inches
38.1 x 30 cm

Interesting map covering the Holy Land and Egypt. It illustrates the route taken by Jacob from Beersheba to Egypt and by the Children of Israel on their return to the Promised Land. The map was engraved by Jan van Jagen and published by Jocobus Loveringh.

References:

Condition: A

Couple of small worm tracks in blank margins. Issued folding and now pressed.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/20/2006

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