Auction 112, Lot 68

"Andromede, Persee, Le Triangle", Fortin, Jean

Subject: Celestial

Period: 1776 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Celeste de Flamsteed

Color: Hand Color

9 x 7 inches
22.9 x 17.8 cm

Attractive celestial chart based on the Sanson-Flamsteed projection showing the constellations, in allegorical form, as viewed from Greenwich.


Condition: A

Faint damp stains in blank margins. Attractive later color with stars highlighted in gold.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $230

Closed on 9/28/2005