Auction 100, Lot 28

"A demonstrative View of the nature and manner of the Seasons, and the variety of Day and Night", Hinton, John

Subject: World

Period: 1750 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 4.3 inches
19.1 x 10.9 cm

A decorative and interesting chart featuring four views of the earth (two of the Western Hemisphere and two of the Eastern Hemisphere) surrounding the sun. The corners are filled with small cartouches featuring allegorical representations of Fire, Air, Water and Earth.

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Condition: A

Small hole in bottom margin, well away from image.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $200

Closed on 9/12/2002

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