Jerusalem city plan Holy Land 1714 Stoopendaal Keur decorative map vignettes
Jerusalem city plan Holy Land 1714 Stoopendaal Keur decorative map vignettes Jerusalem city plan Holy Land 1714 Stoopendaal Keur decorative map vignettes Jerusalem city plan Holy Land 1714 Stoopendaal Keur decorative map vignettes
$ 475.00

 


Jerusalem.

(Holy Land- Palestine- Canaan).

Issued 1714, Dordrecht & Amsterdam by P. Keur & P. Rotterdam. Engraved by D. Stoopendaal.

Decorative early 18th century folio sheet engraved Dutch issued map. Scarce version.

Splendid finely detailed city plan surrounded by twelve inset vignettes, including a long facade elevation of the ancient Temple of Solomon, across the top center, portraits of King Solomon and the High Priest of Jerusalem, ornamental objects, a Temple birds-eye view, etc. Keys held by cherubs identify 60 specific buildings and locations across the city.

Light old damp staining as seen, original fold line, still a dark impression and 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.

Poortman. Kaarten in Bijbels,GI4 (p.200). .

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4, p. 221. 

[vR18890].