Catalog Archive
Auction 157, Lot 606

"De Beschryving van de Reysen Pauli, en van de Andere Apostelen...", Hooghe, Romain de

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East

Period: 1702 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18.3 x 14 inches
46.5 x 35.6 cm

Very decorative map of the eastern part of the Mediterranean. Vignettes below the map show episodes from the travels of St. Paul and the cartouche, compass rose and sailing ships add interest. This map was copied from Bastian Stoopendaal's map of 1686. Dutch text on verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #158.

Condition: A

Nice impression and color on watermarked paper. Issued folding with professional repairs to several short fold separations.

Estimate: $300 - $375


Closed on 5/4/2016