Mount of Olives Holy Land Palestine 1670 rare antique engraved birds-eye print
Mount of Olives Holy Land Palestine 1670 rare antique engraved birds-eye print Mount of Olives Holy Land Palestine 1670 rare antique engraved birds-eye print
$ 95.00

Mount Olivet.

(Bethany / Jerusalem / Mount of Olives/ Holy Land). (on reverse is a similar charming prospect birds-eye view of Bethania).

Issued 1670, London for Chetwin.

Charming and uncommon 17th century copper engraved birds-eye view print.

Below the prospect view are two columns listing over 24 specific sites or locations. North is oriented to the left.

The image has a primitive feel, a style of engraving quite unique to this time in history.

Print paper and engraved area remains well preserved, any flaws minor.

Sheet measures c. 6 1/2"H x 7"W.

Printed area measures c. 4"H x 4 7/8"W.

[R18601].