Catalog Archive
Auction 182, Lot 651

"De Stadt Ierusalem", Danckerts/Wetstein

Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land

Period: 1757 (published)


Color: Hand Color

19.6 x 13.4 inches
49.8 x 34 cm

Great bird's-eye plan of the ancient holy city flanked by engravings of religious icons. At the bottom are an elevation of the Temple of Solomon and a panoramic view of Jerusalem. This is the third state with Danckerts' imprint removed below the title at top and replaced with Wetstein, Smith and Luchtmans. Blank verso.

References: Poortman & Augusteijn #162.

Condition: A+

A crisp impression, issued folding on a deckle-edged sheet.

Estimate: $275 - $350


Closed on 4/28/2021