Auction 123, Lot 699

"Kaart van het Landschap van Nedja of Midden Arabie, Egypte en Een Gedeelte der Andere Landen…", Anon.

Subject: Arabia and Egypt

Period: 1823 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

17 x 13 inches
43.2 x 33 cm

An uncommon map of the region between the Nile and the Persian Gulf, mapping the track of Egyptian leader Mohammed-Ali Pasha and his army in the military campaign of 1820 in Arabia. Inset at lower right details a portion of the Nile.


Condition: B+

With folds as issued on a sheet with a few minor separations repaired on the verso with archival tape. A trace of offsetting.

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 2/20/2008