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Auction 184, Lot 609


"[Carte pour Servir a l'Intelligence de l'Histoire Eclessiastique & a Faire Connoitre les Persecutions de l'Eglise, les] Schismes dont elle a ete Troublee, les Ordres Religieux, les Patriachats...", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean & Middle East

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

23.9 x 19.1 inches
60.7 x 48.5 cm
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This is the right-hand sheet of Chatelain's very interesting two-sheet chart illustrating the various religious divisions in Europe and the Mediterranean. At left are a map of the eastern Mediterranean (6.8 x 8.4") and a map of the Holy Land (5.6 x 7.2"). All surrounded by tables of text describing the persecutions of Christians, chronology of the New Testament, etc.


Condition: A

A dark impression with light printer's ink residue, minor toning, and one very small hole in a blank area of the text that has been archivally repaired.

Estimate: $80 - $100

Sold for: $31

Closed on 9/15/2021