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Auction 118, Lot 753

"De Beschryvingh van de Reysen Pauli, en van de Andere Apostelen", Stoopendaal, Bastiaan

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1729 (published)


Color: Hand Color

17.9 x 13.7 inches
45.5 x 34.8 cm

Elaborate map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean decorated above and below with vignettes showing episodes from the travels of St. Paul. Cartouches, compass rose and sailing ships further embellish. This is a later state with Stoopendaal's imprint replaced by that of Pieter and Jacob Keur. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #146-GII.

Condition: A

Professional repair on bottom centerfold. Couple of minor tears in bottom margin.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $375

Closed on 3/6/2007