Auction 157, Lot 626

"De VIIde Landkaart Verbeeldende de Stad Jerusalem Beneven de daar Omgelegen Bergen en Dalen...", Bachiene, Willem Albert

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1750 (circa)

Publication: Heilige Geographie of Aardrijkskundige Beschryving van het Joodsche Land

Color: Hand Color

15.9 x 12.8 inches
40.4 x 32.5 cm

This simplified bird's-eye plan of Jerusalem shows only the important buildings and locations, including the City of David, Golgatha, and the Temple of Mount Moriah. Engraved by F. de Bakker.

References: cf. Laor #948; Poortman & Augusteijn #186.

Condition: A

A clean and crisp example on watermarked paper with a light horizontal crease and a very faint damp stain at bottom.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $250

Closed on 5/4/2016