Sale 17BP02 | Lot 57

[MAP] VISSCHER, NICOLAUS. Jerusalem.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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Lot 57
[MAP] VISSCHER, NICOLAUS. Jerusalem.
[London: Joseph Moxon, 1671]. 12 1/4 x 18 inches (31 x 46 cm) a copperplate engraving with fine hand-coloring. Minor reinforcement of fold, otherwise in excellent condition, a strong impression. Framed.
Originally produced by Visscher, whose anglicized imprint remains on the lower margin, this fictitious view of ancient Jerusalem was issued by Moxon with all the place names translated into English and with a dedicatory cartouche to John, Bishop of Chester. Laor Maps of the Holy Land 1084.

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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $200 - $300
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

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