"Pinax Geographicus Patriarchatus Hierosolymitani…", de la Rue, Philippe
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1651 (dated)
Publication: La Terre Sainte en Six Cartes Geographiques
Color: Hand Color
21.3 x 16.3 inches
54.1 x 41.4 cm
A sharply engraved map of the Holy Land extending through the Sinai Peninsula to the mouth of the Nile. A decorative, garlanded cartouche surrounds the title. Engraved by J. Sommer and published by P. Mariette.
References: Laor #419.
A sound sheet with a nice impression and a hint of toning on the centerfold.