Auction 133, Lot 575

"Het Beloofde Landt Canaan door wandelt van onsen Salichmaecker Iesu Christo, neffens syne Apostelen", Stoopendaal, Daniel

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.8 x 12 inches
45.2 x 30.5 cm

Graphic map of Israel with biblical scenes. A compass rose orients the map with northeast in the top right corner. The large decorative title cartouche at bottom is flanked with the four evangelists and vignettes depicting the life of Christ, including his birth, crucifixion and a triumphant Resurrection, showing Christ bursting from the tomb and scattering Roman soldiers. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #144 (KII2).

Condition: B+

A dark impression with a couple minor spots, else very good. Narrow side margins, as is common with bible maps.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 9/1/2010

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