Auction 99, Lot 431

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

Subject: Holy Land

Period: 1682 (published)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
17.7 x 13.7 inches
45 x 34.8 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. 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, Eve, Cane and Able flank the title cartouche, and the map is further decorated with a convoy of ships bringing cedar for the building of Solomon's Temple, and Jonas & the whale - all in full color.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $425

Closed on 6/12/2002

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