Auction 162, Lot 640

"A Plan of Nazareth According to Modern Travellers", Calmet, Augustin

Subject: Nazareth, Holy Land

Period: 1732 (circa)

Publication: An Historical, Critical, Geographical, Chronological and Etymological Dictionary of the Bible

Color: Hand Color

16.7 x 11.8 inches
42.4 x 30 cm

This engraving depicts the city of Nazareth, as viewed to the south. A numbered key below identifies eight locations. Published in the English translation of Calmet's work that took a historical-scientific approach to the Bible.


Condition: A

Minor toning along the edges of the sheet and two tiny holes in the image at bottom, only visible when held to light.

Estimate: $275 - $350


Closed on 4/26/2017