Auction 122, Lot 663

"De Landen van 't Romeinsche Gebied…", Bachiene, Willem Albert

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1750 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

19 x 15 inches
48.3 x 38.1 cm

A nice map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean with the track of St. Paul's voyage from Ceasarea to Rome. The title cartouche illustrates the vision of St. Paul. The map was beautifully engraved by Jan van Jagen. From a Dutch bible published by Nicolaas Goetzee.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #187.

Condition: A

One printer's crease, still a nice example.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2007