Holy Land Israel Palestine 12 Tribes Jerusalem 1707 Homann decorative large mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Iudaea set Palaestina ob sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dieta Terra Sancta.
(Middle East, Holy Land, Israel, Palestine, 12 Tribes, Dead Sea, River Jordan, Jerusalem).
Issued c. 1707, Nuremberg by Homann.
Fine mid 18th century folio sheet engraved map, with full original hand color. Large decorative cartouche.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, minor age wear along edges and blank margins, any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive visually. Great looking map if framed for display.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 21 1/2" H x 24 "W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 19 1/4" H x 22" W.
Laor, Maps of the Holy Land, 340.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 361.