Auction 122, Lot 660

"Geographiae Sacrae Tabula, quae Totius Orbis Partes Continet", Sanson, Nicolas

Subject: Mediterranean and Middle East

Period: 1705 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
9.1 x 7.1 inches
23.1 x 18 cm

Small map of the Eastern Mediterranean focused on the Biblical lands. An inset of the Wandering of the Children of Israel balances the figurative title cartouche . Engraved by Antoine d' Winter for a Dutch edition of Sanson's pocket atlas.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/5/2007

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