Auction 149, Lot 609

"Plan Nouveau de l'Ancienne Jerusalem Selon l'Auteur", Calmet, Augustin

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1730 (published)

Publication: Dictionnaire Historique…

Color: Hand Color

17.3 x 12 inches
43.9 x 30.5 cm

A simple bird's-eye view of the ancient city of Jerusalem showing its divisions with the Temple of Solomon and the royal palace and gardens prominently depicted. The map is oriented with west at top.

References: Laor #975.

Condition: B+

Nice impression and color with light toning and some small faint spots primarily confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $90

Closed on 5/21/2014