"Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door Wandelt van onsen Salichmaecker Iesu Christo, neffens syne Apostelen", Stoopendaal, Daniel
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1729 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
18 x 13.8 inches
45.7 x 35.1 cm
This graphic map of Israel is enriched with Biblical scenes. A compass rose orients the map with northeast in the top right corner. The sea is filled with ships and the route of St. Paul to Rome is shown. A pair of cartouches at top are supported by cherubs. The large decorative title cartouche at bottom is surrounded by a dramatic scene of the resurrected Christ ascending to Heaven while Roman soldiers draw back in fright. This is the second state with D. Stoopendaal's imprint and number 2 at bottom right. Dutch text on verso.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn #144 (KII).
Sharp impression with wide original margins with some toning at edges.