Canaan - John Speed Description:
Print Technique: Giclee
Printed on: Bark Paper
Print size: 30x40 cm
Shows part of Egypt, the Sinai Peninsula, and Palestine on both sides of the Jordan, divided among the Tribes.
From "Prospect of the most famous parts of the World" by John Speed, 1552-1629.
The map was originally dated 1611 and included in Speeds
"Genealogies of Holy Scriptures" inserted in the "Editio Princeps" of the King James Bible, published by Robert Barker .
Imprint by Thomas Basset and Richard Chiswell, London 1676.
From the Eran Laor Cartographic Collection
The Jewish National & University Library, Jerusalem
Not original coloring