Auction 92, Lot 317

"Perigrinatie ofte Veertich-Iarige Reyse der Kinderen Israels uyt Egypten door de Roode Zee ende de Woestyne tot in't Beloofde Landt Canaan", Keur, Pieter en Jacob

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1702-48 (published)


Color: Hand Color

17.5 x 12 inches
44.5 x 30.5 cm

Dutch Bible map of the Holy Land 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 map is further decorated with a convoy of ships bringing cedar for the building of Solomon's Temple, Jonas & the whale, all in full color.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/13/2000