Holy Land Israel Palestine Canaan Jerusalem Dead Sea 1687 Blome engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Canaan, Commonly Called the Holy Land or the Land of Promise, being ye Possession of ye Israelites & travelled through by our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ and his Apostles.
(Asia, Middle East, Holy Land, Palestine, Israel, Dead Sea, River Jordan, Jerusalem).
Issued 1687, London by Blome. Engraved by Richard Palmer.
Late 17th century engraved map with decorative cartouche. Red lines seen on map are original to production.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet measures c. 16 3/4" H x 19 1/2" W.
Engraved area measures c. 10 1/2" H x 17 7/8" W.
Laor, Maps of the Holy Land, 112.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.