1585 Bünting - Beschreibung des Heiligen Landes
SOLD: 1585 Bunting woodcut map of the Holy Land
Beschreibung des Heiligen Landes
30.5 x 36.8 cm (12 x 14.5 in)
Heinrich Bünting's woodcut map of the Holy Land from Itinerarum Saccrae Scripturae, first published in 1581. Palestine is shown on both sides of the River Jordan and is divided among the twelve tribes of Israel.
The Dead Sea is drawn crescent shaped and the Sea of Galilee is centrally placed.