"Theoria Trium Superiorum Planetarum", Cellarius/Schenk & Valck
Subject: Solar System
Period: 1708 (published)
Publication: Atlas Coelestis…
Color: Hand Color
19.8 x 16.8 inches
50.3 x 42.7 cm
Charming chart representing the motions of the three superior planets (Mars, Jupiter & Saturn). Numerous putti and birds hover in the surrounding cloud background and support the title banners.
Original color with oxidation resulting in slight paper cracks and tiny bit of loss. Professionally backed with Japanese tissue to strengthen the paper.