Auction 172, Lot 589

"Peregrinatio Israelitaru in Deserto", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1613 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.4 x 5.8 inches
18.8 x 14.7 cm

A handsome small map depicting the Exodus and the wandering of the Children of Israel. An inset of the Encampment of Israel is enclosed in a strapwork border. French text on verso.

References: cf. Laor #493; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #8025H:351.

Condition: A

A nice impression with light toning along the edges of the sheet. The page number was printed within the border at top and the bottom margin has been professionally extended to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $120

Closed on 4/17/2019

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