Auction 146, Lot 666

"Descriptio seu Ichnographia Veteris Urbis Hierusalem et Locorum Adjacentium",

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1720 (published)

Publication: De Tabernaculo Foederis, de Sancta Civitate Jerusalem

Color: Hand Color

Size:
16.2 x 13.3 inches
41.1 x 33.8 cm

A lovely bird's-eye plan of Jerusalem oriented to the east. This imaginary plan is divided into three parts: Bezeta seu Civitas Nova, Salem seu Urbs Inferior, and Mons Sion seu Urbs Superior. The Calvary is located outside the city walls. Published by Bernard Lamy.

References: Laor #1061.

Condition: A

Attractive color with a printer's crease at top left and a minor extraneous crease at bottom left.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $160

Closed on 9/4/2013

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