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Auction 138, Lot 738

"Afbeelding van Egypte, de Woestyne der Schelf-Zee, en 't Land Kanaan…", Bachiene, Willem Albert

Subject: Arabia, Holy Land and Egypt

Period: 1750 (dated)


Color: Black & White

15.3 x 19.5 inches
38.9 x 49.5 cm

This interesting map depicts the Exodus and Wandering of the Children of Israel with a scene of an encampment at bottom. The map was engraved by Jan van Jagen. From a Dutch bible published by Nicolas Goetzee.

References: Laor #68; Poortman & Augusteijn #179.

Condition: A

Some minor soft creases with toned and worn paper edges, not affecting map.

Estimate: $180 - $230


Closed on 12/7/2011