Auction 120, Lot 718

"De Stadt Ierusalem", Wetstein/Smith

Subject: Holy Land, Jerusalem

Period: 1728 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.6 x 13.5 inches
49.8 x 34.3 cm

Great bird's eye plan of the holy city flanked by engravings of religious icons. At the bottom are an elevation of the Temple of Solomon and a panoramic view of Jerusalem. This is the third state with Danckert's imprint replaced by R. & J. Wetstein, William Smith and Samuel Luchtmans. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #162.

Condition: A

Fine impression and lovely old color with ample original margins.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $220

Closed on 7/18/2007