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Auction 158, Lot 389

"Jerusalem die Heilige Viereckete Stadt, in Grund Gelegt und Eigentlich Abgemalet", Bunting, Heinrich

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1582 (circa)

Publication: Itinerarium Sacrae Scriptura

Color: Black & White

14.4 x 10.4 inches
36.6 x 26.4 cm
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This scarce woodcut view of the holy city of Jerusalem is depicted as seen from the east. It includes numerous place names, in and around the walled city. At the upper left the city of Bethlehem is shown. German text on verso.

References: Laor #968.

Condition: B+

Light show-through of text on verso and a few faint damp stains. The side margins are narrow, but adequate.

Estimate: $400 - $500


Closed on 6/22/2016