Auction 96, Lot 385

"Carte Particuliere des Pais ou les Apotres ont preche l'Euangile, des lieux les plus renommez De Leurs Voyages, et et de la Route de St. Paul a Rome. Dressee pour bien entendre l'Histoire Sainte", Covens & Mortier

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1700 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18.2 x 15.5 inches
46.2 x 39.4 cm

Handsome map of the region illustrating the travel of St. Paul. The map includes more of Egypt and the Arabian Peninsula than other similar maps, although detail is confined to the coastal regions.


Condition: A

Tiny binding hole on centerfold and some stains and tears in margins, well away from map. Faint toning along centerfold, still very good.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/12/2001