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Auction 191, Lot 63

"Schematismus Geographiae Mathematicae, id es, Repraesentatio Figurarum, in Quantum ad Aliqualem Globi Terraquei et Mapparum Intelligentiam in Gratiam Juventutis Erudiendae Facere Possunt...", Homann Heirs

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany, Solar System

Period: 1753 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.8 x 18.3 inches
55.4 x 46.5 cm
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An interesting sheet with various astronomic diagrams, the Copernican and Tycho Brahe solar systems, a terrestrial globe, an armillary sphere, a beautiful compass rose and two small maps of Asia on different projections.


Condition: B+

Lightly toned with a crease adjacent to the centerfold and backed in thin, archival tissue to repair tears in the image at bottom left.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $100

Closed on 2/8/2023