"The Artificial Sphere", Anon.
Subject: Armillary Sphere
Period: 1770 (circa)
Publication: Geographical ... Grammar
Color: Black & White
4.1 x 7.1 inches
10.4 x 18 cm
This is a very decorative example of an elaborate armillary sphere enclosed in a decorative rococo-style frame. A young man sits to the left of the sphere, and a small monument lies to the right of it. This engraving was included in several editions of Guthrie's Geographical ... Grammar.
Moderate toning with minor soiling.