Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Map. Pen and ink with watercolor. Image measures 7 x 8.5". This beautifully hand colored schoolgirl or schoolboy manuscript map of Canaan and Palestine (Israel or Holy Land) covers from Arish in northern Sinai north beyond Beirut. The Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea are included. Essentially two maps on the same sheet, the left hand map depicts the region as it existed during Biblical times, when it was called Canaan. The Twelve Tribes of Israel are identified along...
Culemborg: Nicholaas Goetzee, 1749. Map. Uncolored engraving. 21.5" x 18.75". Shows some wear at edges. In very good condition. A beautiful map of an area that includes present-day Israel, Palestine and Jordan with delicate illustrations at bottom. The scene in the lower right shows a radiant Moses looking over the promised land which he cannot cross. Engraved by Jan Caspar Philips for the map. Willem Albert Bachiene (1712-1783) was an army chaplain and astronomer based in Maastricht.