Auction 90, Lot 48

"Tableau Analytique des differentes positions de la Sphere, des differens systemes, des revolutions et des distances des Planetes, &c.",

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1794 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24.2 x 19.2 inches
61.5 x 48.8 cm

A beautiful large sheet of engravings including terrestrial and celestial globes and two armillary spheres one (Copernican) sun centered & the other earth centered. Numerous diagrams depicting the various solar system theories, lunar eclipses, the planets, the sun and the moon. Beautifully colored.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $700 - $800

Sold for: $500

Closed on 3/15/2000

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