Auction 133, Lot 572

"Suite de la Genealogie ou Chronologie des Rois Patriarches et Prophetes du Troisieme Periode du Monde", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique…

Color: Hand Color

18.6 x 14.8 inches
47.2 x 37.6 cm

This intriguing folio sheet contains two maps of the Holy Land with text and family trees describing the region during Biblical times. The upper map shows the region from Alexandretta to the Nile Delta and includes Cyprus and part of the Arabian desert. The bottom map focuses on Palestine with north oriented to the right.

References: Laor #211.

Condition: B+

There is some faint staining, else very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $170

Closed on 9/1/2010