Auction 119, Lot 768

"Judee ou Terre Sainte", Robert de Vaugondy

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1795 (circa)

Publication: Nouvel Atlas Portatif

Color: Hand Color

8.5 x 9.6 inches
21.6 x 24.4 cm

Nice copper engraved map of present day Israel and Jordan. Below the title cartouche are keys to the three divisions; tribes, provinces and Roman provinces. Engraved by E. Dussy, but a later state made during the French Republic period after the French Revolution. The cartouche mentiones that it is the third year of the French Republic, placing it about 1795.

References: cf Pedley #395.

Condition: A

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 5/9/2007