"Geographische beschryvinge, van de Wandeling der Apostelen ende de Reysen Pauli…", Visscher, Claes Janszoon
Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East
Period: 1748 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
15.5 x 6.5 inches
39.4 x 16.5 cm
This uncommon map of the eastern Mediterranean covers the region from Rome through Asia Minor and the Holy Land and depicts the track the ship of the Apostle Paul on his route from Jerusalem to Rome. This is the third state with Visscher's name removed from the cartouche. The engraver's imprint (G. Coeck) is at bottom.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn #96.
A sound sheet with a few minor creases.