Auction 140, Lot 716

"Het Beloofde Landt Canaan. Door-Wandelt van onsen Salich Maaker Jesus Christus…", Schut, Albert

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 13.5 inches
49.5 x 34.3 cm

This finely engraved and very detailed map of the Holy Land is embellished with sailing ships showing the route of St. Paul to Rome and a compass rose. Second state with Danckerts' imprint replaced by R. & J. Wetstein & William Smith (Amsterdam) and Samuel Luchtmans (Leiden). Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #163.

Condition: A

Issued folding, with light marginal soiling.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 5/23/2012