Camp of the Israelites

Collection: Smith Atlas Collection

Title: Camp of the Israelites

Creator: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679

Printmaker: Visscher, Claes Jansz., 1586 or 1587-1652

Publisher: Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679

Region Depicted: Sinai, Egypt

Date Produced: 1659

Date Published: 1659

Language: Latin

Subjects: Exodus, The · Twelve tribes of Israel · Bible --Geography · Sinai (Egypt) · Visscher, Claes Jansz., 1586 or 1587-1652 · Visscher, Nicolaes, 1618-1679 · Tabernacle · Ark of the Covenant

Map Type: Views

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: View of the encampment of the Israelite in the Sinai desert, during the Exodus. The inset diagrams the encampment of the twelve tribes of Israel arounf the Tabernacle. The framing device is flanked by Moses and Aaron, and topped with the Ark of the Covenant.

Physical Description: Map Inset

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

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