Auction 139, Lot 586

"Reisen der Kinder Israel aus Egypten", Bunting, Heinrich

Subject: Holy Land and Egypt

Period: 1600 (circa)

Publication: Itinerarium Sacrae Scripturae

Color: Hand Color

14.3 x 10.3 inches
36.3 x 26.2 cm

This bold woodblock map illustrates the route taken by the Israelites in the Exodus from Egypt to the Promised Land. The map is very graphic with illustrations of the Pharaoh drowning in the Red Sea and Jonah on the back of a whale in the Mediterranean. German text on verso.

References: Laor #142B.

Condition: A

A few minor printer's creases and marginal soiling.

Estimate: $475 - $550

Sold for: $350

Closed on 2/15/2012