Holy Land Jerusalem Church of the Holy Sepulchre 1627 engraved print IsraelBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
The Temple of the Sepulcher.
Sandys Relation Journey.
(Church of the Holy Sepulchre).
Issued London, 1627 by Sandys (Sandby).
Uncommon 17th century engraved print. Title sits within a charming strap work cartouche at top right, a compass rose floating in the sky between the domes. A near folk art rendering of this famous architectural monument.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, sheet uniformly age toned. Text as always near image and on reverse, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 11 1/4"H x 7 1/8"W.
Engraved area measures c. 4"H x 4 3/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.