Auction 92, Lot 57

"Systema Ptolomaicum [on sheet with] Systema Copernicanum [and] Systema Tychonicum [and] Systema Cartesianum", Homann

Subject: Solar System

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10.7 x 9.3 inches
27.2 x 23.6 cm

Four small maps, each depicting one of the theories of the Solar System. Each system is enclosed in engraved clouds and stars.

References:

Condition: A

An attractive sheet with fine original color. Stains in right margins, else fine.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $210

Closed on 9/13/2000

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