Auction 122, Lot 710

"La Judee ou Terre Sainte, divisee en ses douze Tribus…", Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1750 (dated)

Publication: Atlas Universel

Color: Hand Color

23.5 x 19 inches
59.7 x 48.3 cm

Lovely, large map of the Holy Land that has an inset map showing the Wandering of the Children of Israel titled "Carte de la Terre de Canaan ou Terre Promise…" The map is filled with fine detail and ornamented with two elaborate cartouches.

References: Laor #667; Pedley #393.

Condition: B+

A velvety impression on a sheet with some toning on the centerfold, and a few creases. A repaired tear in the left margin is well away from the map.

Estimate: $350 - $400


Closed on 12/5/2007