"De Heylige En Wytvermaerde Stadt Ierusalem Eerst Genaemt Salem…", Visscher, Nicolas
Subject: Holy Land - Jerusalem
Period: 1663 (published)
Color: Hand Color
18.7 x 12.5 inches
47.5 x 31.8 cm
Superb bird's eye plan of the holy city of Jerusalem with all the principal sites numbered and keyed to a table in a scroll at left . Biblical scenes are shown on the hillside in the foreground including the crucifixion.
Minor printer's crease parallel to centerfold. Expertly backed with Japanese tissue repairing split on bottom centerfold. Superb color.