Auction 124, Lot 571

"Byzondere Afbeelding der Landschappen, van de Apostelen Bevaren en Doorwandelt, om het Evangelium J.C. te Prediken", Calmet, Augustin

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East

Period: 1725 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.2 x 12.4 inches
43.7 x 31.5 cm

Nicely engraved map of the eastern Mediterranean featuring the tract of St. Paul from Jerusalem to Rome. The map is sparsely engraved with only a few place names outside of the Holy Land. It is decorated with a compass rose.

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Condition: A

Clean and bright with a sharp impression. There are a few stains in margins, not affecting map.

Estimate: $220 - $275

Sold for: $160

Closed on 5/7/2008

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