"& Omne cum Tot Sideribus Caelum Se Movit in Illo",
Period: 1676 (circa)
Publication: Tableaux du Temple des Muses
Color: Hand Color
3.9 x 5.6 inches
9.9 x 14.2 cm
This lovely plate from M. des Marolles' Temple des Muses shows Atlas holding aloft the sky, as described in Ovid's Metamorphoses. Engraved by Peter de Bailliu.
On bright paper with some minor soiling and printer's ink residue in the blank margins.