Middle East, Israel, Asia Minor, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Tel-Aviv, Holy Land, Jerusalem; C. Cellarius & B. Law - Palaestina seu Terra Sancta - 1781-1800

Description
Middle East, Israel, Asia Minor, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Tel-Aviv, Holy Land, Jerusalem; C. Cellarius & B. Law - Palaestina seu Terra Sancta - 1781-1800
Original colored copper plate

This map is an original 1796 engraving on copper.

This is the B. LAW edition, on the famous maps of the Geographia Antiqua of CELLARIUS, published in 1796 in his work: "Geographia Antiqua Being a Complete set of maps of Ancient Geography, ENGRAVED From Cellarius... London, 1796"

Beautiful map published in London, with excellent colouring, wide margins and geographically very well detailed at every point.

In quite good condition, as per photos. It shows small signs of ageing which do not affect the engraved area at all.

Map overall dimensions: 37 x 25 cm

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Middle East
Geographical specification
Israel, Asia Minor, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine, Tel-Aviv, Holy Land, Jerusalem
Map maker/ publisher
C. Cellarius & B. Law
Map/ Book title
Palaestina seu Terra Sancta
Period
1781-1800
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Original colored copper plate
Size of the largest image
37×25 cm
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