Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 798

"Geographische beschryvinge van Het Ioodtsche Landt…", Anon.

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1748 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

8.3 x 6.6 inches
21.1 x 16.8 cm

This map of the Holy Land is from an illustrated Dutch Bible. It is quite detailed with biblical references among the many place names. A vignette at bottom illustrates the crucifixion and the map is adorned with two cartouches, a compass rose and several ships.


Condition: A

Wide original margins. Manuscript brown ink notation on verso.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $140

Closed on 3/6/2007