CHOROGRAPHIA TERRAE SANCTAE IN AUGUSTIORUM ..
Full Title: Chorographia Terrae Sanctae in Angustiorem formam Redacta et ex Variis Auctoribus a Multis Erroribus Expurgata
Scarce large double folio map of the Holy Land, with inset of Villaplando's Jerusalem.
Lots of detail and place names.
16 Old Testament vignettes, Moses' exodus and temple features and instruments including the seven-branched candlestick, the Arc of the Covenant, the altar of sacrifices, the Holy of Holies, and a plan and elevations of the Temple.
Attractive compass rose and several sailing ships. After Christian Van Adrichom.
At the center of the sheet, below the map itself, is a plan of Jerusalem with a letter key to the principal monuments. A fascinating Holy Land map.
Two sheets joined
Excellent hand colour
Very good condition
code : M4593
Cartographer : ANON
Date : 1632/ + Amsterdam
Size : 32*80 cms
availability : Available
Price : £550