"Figure XXXIV", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Period: 1683 (circa)
Publication: Description de l'Univers
Color: Black & White
4 x 5.8 inches
10.2 x 14.7 cm
An interesting miniature celestial chart depicting the northern constellations in allegorical form. The sphere is suspended above an engraved scene of a ship sailing into a harbor on a moonlit night.