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Holy Land.- Palestine.- Ortelius (Abraham) Palestinae Sive Totius Terrae Promissionis Nova Descriptio Auctore Tilemanno Stella Sigenens, map of the Holy Land, based on Tilemanno Stella's map of 1557, with elaborate strap-work cartouches, ships, and sea monster, engraving with early hand-colouring, on laid paper with crossed arrows watermark, platemark 350 x 465 mm. (13 3/4 x 18 1/4 in), sheet 430 x 550 mm. (17 x 21 3/4 in), Latin text verso, central vertical fold with careful repairs to splitting, minor handling creases, surface dirt and finger-soiling to margins, early ink marginalia upper right, unframed, [Antwerp, 1579].

Literature:
VdB 171.1

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Holy Land.- Palestine.- Ortelius (Abraham) Palestinae

Estimate £200 - £300Oct 11, 2018
London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature