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Auction 125, Lot 727

"Het Beloofde Landt Canaan, door-Wandelt van onsen Salichmaaker Jesus Christus neffens syne Apostolen", Schut, Albert

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1728 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.75 x 13.6 inches
50.2 x 34.5 cm

This finely engraved and very detailed map of the Holy Land is embellished with sailing ships showing the route of St. Paul to Rome and a compass rose. Second state with Danckerts' imprint replaced by R. & J. Wetstein & William Smith (Amsterdam) and Samuel Luchtmans (Leiden). Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #163.

Condition: B+

Nice impression and color with a few tiny, unobtrusive spots.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/24/2008