"De Beyde Koningryken Juda en Israel…", Bachiene, Willem Albert
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1750 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
19 x 14.7 inches
48.3 x 37.3 cm
This is a nice biblical map of the kingdoms of Judea and Israel as they were during the reign of King Solomon. The map extends to include a large part of the Arabian desert as well. Putti hold up the title cartouche and another adorns the distance scale. A large vignettes depicts one of the one of the battles of Solomon. Engraved by Jan van Jagen.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn # 183.
Some damp stains in margins, barely intruding into the map border. Top fold separation in blank margin.