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Auction 132, Lot 597

"Prospectus Sanctae olim et celeberrime Urbis Hierosolymae…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22.5 x 19.3 inches
57.2 x 49 cm

Dramatic engraving that combines a plan of ancient Jerusalem after Villalpando at top with a bird's-eye view of modern Jerusalem after Merian at bottom.

References: Laor #1131.

Condition: A

Top plan in original color, bottom view uncolored. Foxing in margins only.

Estimate: $1,600 - $2,000

Sold for: $1,400

Closed on 6/2/2010