Auction 88, Lot 279

"De Gelegentheyt Van't Paradys en't Landt Canaan", Danckerts, Cornelius

Subject: Near and Middle East

Period: 1718 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20 x 13.5 inches
50.8 x 34.3 cm

Exquisite Dutch Bible map. It covers the region between the Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf, depicting numerous Biblical sites, including the wanderings of the Children of Israel, the Garden of Eden, and Noah's ark. Jonas and the whale are shown below the island of Cyprus. Professionally repaired bottom fold.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $200

Closed on 10/2/1999

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