"Ierusalem", Stoopendaal, Daniel
Subject: Jerusalem, Holy Land
Period: 1710 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
17.8 x 12 inches
45.2 x 30.5 cm
Great bird's-eye plan of ancient Jerusalem after Juan Bautista Villalpando's plan. Engravings of temple vessels, religious icons, Solomon and a high priest flank the plan. At the top is a large elevation of the Temple of Solomon. This map was originated by Bastiaan Stoopendaal in 1688, and then revised by Daniel Stoopendaal. Published by Jacob and Pieter Keur. Dutch text on verso.
References: Poortman & Augusteijn #142-KII-1.
A sharp impression on a bright sheet, issued folding with toning and dampstains along the top and bottom edges of the sheet, almost entirely confined to the blank margins.