Catalog Archive
Auction 95, Lot 293

"Facies Palaestinae ex Monumentis veteribus descripta", Weigel, Christopher

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1725 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

12.5 x 15.6 inches
31.8 x 39.6 cm

An attractive map of the region with minimal detail of settlement. The map is boldly engraved to depict the mountainous terrain. Large, partially colored, title cartouche features a river god at an oasis and four coins.


Condition: B

Later pastel coloring with minor bleed through on verso. Couple of very minor light spots, else very good.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/13/2001