Auction 98, Lot 361

"Perigrinatie ofte Veertich-Iarige Reyse der Kinderen Israels uyt Egypten door de Roode Zee ende de Woestyne tot in't Beloofde Landt Canaan", Keur, Jacob & Hendrik

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1702 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.3 x 13.9 inches
46.5 x 35.3 cm

Splendid Dutch Bible map of the Holy Land, divided into the twelve Tribes of Israel, depicting the Exodus from Egypt and the wanderings of the Children of Israel in the desert. The lower part of the map is elaborately engraved with a scene of the encampment of the Children of Israel and Moses receiving the Ten Commandments at Mt. Sinai. Adam and Eve, and Kane and Able flank the title cartouche. The map is further decorated with a convoy of ships bringing cedar for the building of Solomon's Temple, Jonas & the whale, all in full color.

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Condition: A

Expert repair of fold splits in margins.

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $350

Closed on 3/6/2002

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