Catalog Archive
Auction 176, Lot 32

"Globe Terrestre. Globe Celeste", Chiquet, Jacques

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany, Globes

Period: 1719 (published)

Publication: Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et Historique

Color: Hand Color

8.6 x 6.3 inches
21.8 x 16 cm
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This attractive engraving shows a pair of terrestrial and celestial table globes. The terrestrial globe is centered on the eastern hemisphere. Surrounding the globes are diagrams of the various meridians and zones on a globe.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.MEN-1b.

Condition: A

A nice impression with a few tiny worm holes and marginal soiling.

Estimate: $140 - $170


Closed on 2/12/2020