Judaea seu Palaestina ob sacratisima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim In Duodecim Tribus Divisa separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda Et Israel
Judaea seu Palaestina ob sacratisima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim In Duodecim Tribus Divisa separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda Et Israel Judaea seu Palaestina ob sacratisima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim In Duodecim Tribus Divisa separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda Et Israel


Title:
Judaea seu Palaestina ob sacratisima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim In Duodecim Tribus Divisa separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda Et Israel
Date:
C1741
Mapmaker:
Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724)
Image Size:
485mm x 565mm (19.09" x 22.24")
Sheet Size:
515mm x 605mm (20.28" x 23.82")
Condition:
Narrow margin at top,small tear at lower centre fold, otherwise in good condition
Technique:
Hand coloured copper engraving.
Price:

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Stock Number:
MI HL 1741 HOM (NGPD) (LF08)
Description:
Very decorative map of the Holy Land with an inset map of the southern Holy Land extending into Egypt with a rocky landscape with four figures. The title cartouche shows Moses accepting the Ten Commandments.
Biography:

Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724)

Homann was the most important German cartographer of the 18th century. In 1715 the Holy Roman Emperor Charles the VI, appointed him Imperial Cartographer and in the same year he was also appointed a member of the Royal Academy of Sciences in Berlin. Upon his death, the business passed to his son Johann Christolph (1701-1730) and in 1730 the business was continued by the Heirs to Homann up until 1848.

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