Auction 93, Lot 72

"Tableau Analytique", Delamarche, Charles Francois

Subject: Solar System

Period: 1824 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24.8 x 29.8 inches
63 x 75.7 cm

A handsome, large chart that explains the different theories of the solar system, according to Copernicus, Ticho Brahe and Ptolomy. There are numerous beautifully colored engravings of spheres and globes and diagrams of movements of the planets, including the moon and a solar eclipse. Several tables with French text explain the theories.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $400

Closed on 12/6/2000

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