French/Hebrew copper engraved color map of Palestine by Chamouin/Giraldon c.1812
Lot #: 70371

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Color French map of "Palestine" (in French & Hebrew) c.1812, copper engraved by Jean Baptiste Marie Chamouin & drawn by Giraldon + 2 inlay maps of the "Kingdom of the Israelites under David & Solomon" and "The Twelve Tribes" of Israel by Malte-Brun, on thick milled paper; this may originate from the book "Atlas Complet du Précis de la Géographie Universelle", Paris, 1812 edition, however this edition is with hand colored outline and uncolored vignette; size: 34 x 25.1cm. Near-mint condition with little toning; small crease at point in left edge, otherwise almost flawless edges. The cartographer, Conrad Malte-Brun (1775-1826), born Malthe Conrad Bruun (also known as Malte-Brun), was a Danish-French geographer and journalist. His second son, Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun, was also a geographer. Rare as French map with Hebrew usage.


Product Tags: Holylandish, French Maps, Maps, Prints & Artwork and Judaica from Holyland, France and from 19th Century, which are Objects with Biblical or Jewish Religious references or Hebrew Dates, Hebrew on/in non-Israeli object,