Auction 101, Lot 64

"Le Globe Celeste Represente en deux Plans-Hemispheres …", Chiquet, Jacques

Subject: Celestial

Period: 1719 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.5 x 6.5 inches
21.6 x 16.5 cm

Double hemisphere celestial chart with the constellations finely engraved. Surrounding the main map are seven diagrams representing Saturn, the Sun, Jupiter, Venus, Mars, Mercury and the moon.

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Condition: A

Minor soil in margins, a bit entering image at bottom right, still very good.

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $240

Closed on 12/4/2002

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