"Waerachtige beschryvinge vande wydvermaerde Conincklicke Hooft Stadt Ierusalem…", Plancius/Cloppenburg
Subject: Holy Land, Jerusalem
Period: 1643 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
19.5 x 11.5 inches
49.5 x 29.2 cm
Attractive plan of Jerusalem displays its well laid out streets and major religious sites within the outer walls. Fifteen Biblical vignettes surround the plan. This is the second state with Plancius' name replaced by D.R.M. Mathes. Dutch text on verso.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn #79.
Good impression and attractive later color. Bit of minor soil in map. Professional paper restoration in side margins to better accommodate framing.