Catalog Archive
Auction 110, Lot 53

"Etoilles Nouvelles", Mallet, Alain Manesson

Subject: Celestial

Period: 1683 (circa)

Publication: Description de l' Univers

Color: Hand Color

4 x 6 inches
10.2 x 15.2 cm

A delightful miniature chart depicting five constellations with their new discoveries. Includes Cassiopee, Cygne, Andromede, Baleine, and Vleuve Eridan and la Lievre. At bottom is a moonlit fishing scene.


Condition: A

Minor soil in margins.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $190

Closed on 3/2/2005