Auction 137, Lot 702

"The Celebrated City of Jerusalem (Now Called by the Turks Cudsembaric) Including it's Several Famous Buildings Now in Decay", Lodge, John

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1784 (published)

Publication: Millar's New Complete & Universal System of Geography

Color: Black & White

Size:
11.3 x 8 inches
28.7 x 20.3 cm

Fine view of the modern city of Jerusalem as viewed from the east. There are a number of travelers on the road in the foreground. The view is enclosed in a picture-frame style border. Published by Alexander Hogg.

References:

Condition: B+

Some light toning primarily in the blank margins and a half-inch tear in the upper blank margin that does not impact the image. There is also one tiny stain and pinhole in the lower blank margin.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/14/2011

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