"De Gelegentheyt van 't Paradys ende 't Landt Canaan, Mitsgaders de Eerst Bewoonde Landen der Patriarchen…", Visscher, Nicolas
Subject: Near and Middle East
Period: 1663 (published)
Color: Hand Color
18.8 x 12.5 inches
47.8 x 31.8 cm
Superb Dutch Bible map covering the region between the Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf, featuring the Garden of Eden. Strapwork title cartouche flanked by scenes of Eve offering Adam the apple, and the expulsion from the paradise.
A lovely, decorative map with later color. Expert reinforcement of centerfold.