40 years Wandering children Israel Holy Land 1714 Keur Stoopendaal map decorativeBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Perigrinatie ofte Veertich-Larige Reyse der Kinderen Israels. Uyt Egypten door de Roode Zee, ende de Woestyne Tot in't Beloosde Landt Canaan.
(40 years wandering of Children of Israel- Holy Land- Palestine- Canaan).
Issued 1714, Dordrecht & Amsterdam by P. Keur & P. Rotterdam.
Fine early 18th century folio sheet engraved Dutch issued map.
Decorative scenes across the bottom include Moses on Mt. Sinai with the Ten Commandments. Title cartouche top right held by cherubs, numerous sailing ships and a sea monster off the coast.
Light old damp staining as seen, original fold line, still a pleasing visual example of this decorative map.
Sheet measures c.17" H x 19 3/8" W.
Printed area measures c. 14" H x 18" W.
Laor, Maps of the Holy Land, 807.
Poortman. Kaarten in Bijbels, GI3 (p.199).
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4, p. 221.