Auction 145, Lot 689

"A Draught of the City of Jerusalem As It Is Now, Taken from the South-East", Le Bruyn, Cornelis

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1740 (circa)

Publication: Modern History

Color: Black & White

Size:
12.2 x 7.5 inches
31 x 19.1 cm

This panoramic view of the walled city of Jerusalem has a key at bottom identifying 25 important places and buildings. Natives, soldiers and a dog overlook the city in the foreground. Published in Thomas Salmon's Modern History.

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Condition: B+

There is one small spot at the center of the map, else fine.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $80

Closed on 6/12/2013

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