Auction 99, Lot 429

"Tabula Geographica, In Qua Iisraelitarum, Ab Aegypto Ad Kenahanaem usque profectiones omnes, et stationes describuntur…", Plancius/Hartgers

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1650 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
13 x 11.5 inches
33 x 29.2 cm

Decorative Bible map of the region surrounding the Dead Sea through the Nile Delta. It depicts the wanderings of the Children of Israel. Panels at top and bottom include vignettes of important events of the Exodus. A very decorative and uncommon map.

References:

Condition: A

Expert repair of chipped margins and backed with light Japanese tissue.

Estimate: $900 - $1,000

Sold for: $700

Closed on 6/12/2002

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