Auction 96, Lot 402

"Carte de la Terre Sainte Divisee selon les Douze Tribus d'Israel ou sont Exactement Marquez les Voyages ne Jesus-Christ & c., Dressee pour bien entendre les Histoires da la Bible", Covens & Mortier

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1725 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18.5 x 15.6 inches
47 x 39.6 cm

Decorative and detailed map of the region covering present-day Israel and Jordan. The pictorial title cartouche includes a scene of Jesus healing the sick and the distance scale is surmounted by two cartographers.


Condition: A

Expert repairs on centerfold.

Estimate: $275 - $300

Sold for: $200

Closed on 9/12/2001