Lot 183 of 312:
Blaeu map of the Holy Land  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Terra Sancta quae in Sacris Terra Promissionis olim Palestina

Author:
Blaeu, Willem

Place:
Amsterdam

Publisher:

Date:
c.1630

Description:

Copper-engraved map, hand-colored, with colored cartouche. 37.8x49.2 cm. (15x19½").

The Holy Land, or Palestine, with west at the top; a large cartouche features Moses with the Ten Commandments, and a man swinging an incense holder (Abraham?). There are three sea monsters, and one sailing ship. Laor 106. German text on verso.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A few spots in the margin. Very good condition.


 
Item number:
304418
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