"[Untitled - Holy Land]", Honter, Jon Coronensis
Subject: Holy Land
Period: 1546 (circa)
Publication: Rudimenta Cosmographica
Color: Hand Color
6.2 x 4.8 inches
15.7 x 12.2 cm
An uncommon miniature woodblock map of the Holy Land divided into the Twelve Tribes with charming pictorial topography and many place names. A ship and sea monster adorn the Mediterranean.
Originally issued on two separate sheets, now professionally joined with a small amount of image in facsimile along the centerfold. Marginal soiling and manuscript page number at top right.