Auction 93, Lot 303

"Waerachtige beschryvinge vande wydvermaerde Conincklicke Hooft Stadt Ierusalem…", Plancius/Cloppenburg

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1643 (published)


Color: Hand Color

19.4 x 11.3 inches
49.3 x 28.7 cm

Attractive plan of Jerusalem with its well laid out streets and major religious sites within the outer walls. The plan is surrounded by fifteen various Biblical vignettes.


Condition: A

Attractive later color. Minor chips and damp stain in margin, well away from image.

Estimate: $1,100 - $1,200

Sold for: $1,000

Closed on 12/6/2000