Auction 130, Lot 646

"Carte des Regions et des Lieux dont il est parle dans le Nouveau Testament", Bonne/Lattre

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East

Period: 1770 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

17.5 x 12 inches
44.5 x 30.5 cm

Covers the region of the Mediterranean from Italy through the Caspian Sea showing the region described in the New Testament. Inset plans: Plan de Jerusalem du tems de N.S. Jesus-Christ; and Carte de al Judee sous Herode la Grand, et sous ses trois sils Archelaus, Herode-Antipas et Philippe (Judea). Extensive text below title. A handsome map with three decorative title cartouches, six distance scales and handsome color. Published and engraved in Paris by Lattre.

References: Laor #121.

Condition: B+

Fine impression and original hand coloring in outline with full margins and large text-based watermark. Bit of centerfold toning.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $140

Closed on 12/2/2009