Catalog Archive
Auction 181, Lot 596

"Het Beloofde Landt Canaan. Door-Wandelt van Onsen Salichaaker Iesus Christus Neffens Syne Apostelen", Danckerts/Wetstein

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1757 (published)


Color: Hand Color

19.6 x 13.5 inches
49.8 x 34.3 cm

This fine map of present-day Israel is oriented with north to the right. Tiny ships and the track of Apostle Paul are shown in the sea. Engraved by Albert Schut. This is the third state with Danckerts' imprint removed just below the title and replaced with Wetstein, Smith and Luchtmans. Blank verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #163.

Condition: A

A sharp impression on a bright sheet with a Strasburg Lily watermark, issued folding with a spot of printer's ink residue at top right and some soiling along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/10/2021