Auction 125, Lot 726

"Carte de la Terre Sainte Divisee dans Toutes ses Parties Selon le Nombre des Tribus d'Israel avec une liste des Evechez de la Palestine Tiree de la Notice qui s' en Trouve dans la Bibliotheque du Roi tres Chretien", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1719 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17 x 13.5 inches
43.2 x 34.3 cm

Detailed map of the Holy Land based on the cartography of Nicolas Sanson. The region is divided according to the territories allotted to the twelve tribes of Israel. Panels of French text listing the bishoprics of Palestine surround the map.

References: Laor #213.

Condition: A

Folds reinforced on verso with tissue.

Estimate: $230 - $300

Sold for: $130

Closed on 9/24/2008

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