Auction 168, Lot 600

"Tabula XXXXII Mansinum Populi Israelitici in Deserto", Torniello, Augustine

Subject: Holy Land & Egypt

Period: 1622 (published)

Publication: Annales Sacri et Profani...

Color: Hand Color

16.5 x 12.3 inches
41.9 x 31.2 cm

This scarce map focuses on the Exodus of the Children of Israel from Egypt to the Promised Land and their wandering in the desert. Jerusalem is located in the mountains west of the Dead Sea, in which the cities of Sodoma, Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim are located. Not listed in Laor's Maps of the Holy Land.


Condition: A

A nice example with one spot in the image at top and light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $300

Closed on 6/6/2018