Rare engraving of Jerusalem and the Holy Land
By AELST, Nicolo van , 1590

Disegni della Terra Santa Citta di Jerusalemme Anticha et Moderna Pianta del Tempo di Salamone et d'Altri Luoghi Santi.

Asia Holy Land
  • Author: AELST, Nicolo van
  • Publication place: Rome
  • Publication date: c.1590
  • Physical description: Two engraved views, one plan, and one map on two sheets joined, a few tears skilfully repaired, loss to foot of join skilfully repaired in facsimile.
  • Dimensions: 460 by 680mm (18 by 26.75 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 1964


Rare we are only able to trace one example of the plate that in the Jewish National Library, which holds the right-hand sheet only.


  1. Laor 27
  2. not in Zacharakis.