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Hendrick Keur:  De Gelegentheyd van t'Paradys ende t'Landt Canaan, Mitsgaders d'eerst bewoonde Landen der Patriarchen. uyt de H. Schrifture en verscheiden Aucteuren by een gestelt door Henrik Keur 1748.

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Title: De Gelegentheyd van t'Paradys ende t'Landt Canaan, Mitsgaders d'eerst bewoonde Landen der Patriarchen. uyt de H. Schrifture en verscheiden Aucteuren by een gestelt door Henrik Keur 1748.

Map Maker: Hendrick Keur

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1748

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 18 x 12 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $395.00

Inventory ID: 36180


Description:

Striking map of Paradise and its environs, based upon Visscher's map.

Decorative map of the region between the Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf with Paradise, depicted to the east of Babylon.

Includes five vignettes, including Noah's Ark, Adam and Eve with the serpent, and the Expulsion from the Garden of Eden and two scenes from creation. Further decorated with compass rose, scale of miles cartouche and a depiction of Jonas and the whale.


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