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Auction 134, Lot 598

"Facies Palaestinae ex Monumentis Veteribus", Reland, Adrien

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1715 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.3 x 21.8 inches
49 x 55.4 cm
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This map shows the Holy Land in Roman times divided into Galilee, Samaria and Judea with Peraea Batanaea on the west side of the Jordan River. The allegorical title cartouche shows the three female personifications with Judea in chains and the port of Jaffa in the background. Engraved by Pulchmer.

References: cf Laor #643.

Condition: B

Issued folded with some foxing and toning along a couple of folds. The left margin is trimmed to the neatline and there are a couple binding tears closed with framer's tape on verso with slight loss of neatline.

Estimate: $200 - $250


Closed on 12/1/2010