"Afbeelding van Egypte, de Woestyne der Schelf-Zee, en 't Land Kanaan…", Bachiene, Willem Albert
Subject: Arabia, Holy Land and Egypt
Period: 1750 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
15 x 19.4 inches
38.1 x 49.3 cm
This interesting map depicts the Exodus and Wandering of the Children of Israel with a scene of an encampment at bottom. The map was beautifully engraved by Jan van Jagen. From a Dutch bible published by Nicolas Goetzee.
References: Laor #68; Poortman & Augusteijn #179.
Binding trim at lower left has been replaced to better accommodate framing and a tiny binding tear entering the neatline has been repaired