Auction 96, Lot 386

"De Reysen Christi des Heyland en Pauli inet andere syne Bloedgetuygen", Hooghe, Romain de

Subject: Eastern Mediterranean

Period: 1735 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.5 x 12.7 inches
47 x 32.3 cm

Colorful map of the eastern Mediterranean from Rome through Asia Minor and the Holy Land depicting the ministry of Apostle Paul. Panels of Biblical scenes at bottom showing major events in Christianity, from the expulsion of Adam and Eve through the resurrection of Christ. Large cartouche in map surrounded by figures and a banner title held by two cherubs.

References:

Condition: A

Expert repair of tear on centerfold, else fine.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $400

Closed on 9/12/2001

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