Auction 91, Lot 299

"Perigrinatie ofte Veertich-Iarige Teyse der Kinderen Israels",

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1702 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.7 x 13.7 inches
45 x 34.8 cm

Splendid Dutch Bible map of the Holy Land, divided into the twelve Tribes of Israel, depicting the Exodus from Egypt and the wanderings of the Children of Israel. The lower part of the map is elaborately engraved with a scene of the encampment of the Children of Israel and Moses receiving the Ten Commandments at Mt. Sinai. Title cartouche flanked by Adam, Eve, Kane and Able, the mmap is further decorated with a convoy of ships bringing cedar for the building of Solomon's Temple, Jonas & the whale, all in full color.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $325

Closed on 6/14/2000

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