Auction 140, Lot 718

"Geographiae Sacrae Tabula, in qua Terra Promissa in suas Tribus Partesq: Distincta", Bossuet, Jacques Benigne

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1755 (published)

Publication: Discours sur l'Histoire Universelle…

Color: Hand Color

6.5 x 5 inches
16.5 x 12.7 cm

This small map depicts the Promised Land showing the Twelve Tribes of Israel. It is based on Sanson's pocket atlas map and includes a considerable amount of information for such a small map.


Condition: A

A hint of toning and one faint spot at left.

Estimate: $110 - $140


Closed on 5/23/2012