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