Catalog Archive
Auction 145, Lot 680

"Nouvelle Carte de la Terre Sainte pour Servir a l'Intelligence de l'Ancien, & du Nouveau Testament", Anon.

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1750 (circa)


Color: Black & White

14.6 x 10.7 inches
37.1 x 27.2 cm
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This is a handsome map showing the divisions of the twelve tribes in the Holy Land, with many place names and topographical details. A decorative title cartouche adorns the map featuring Moses' spies carrying the fruit from the Promised Land.


Condition: B+

Watermarked paper with mildew stains in blank margins, just entering map border at top.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/12/2013