"Globe Terrestre - Globe Celeste", Brion de la Tour/Martinet
Period: 1781 (published)
Color: Hand Color
12 x 11 inches
30.5 x 27.9 cm
Copper engraving of two globes on elaborate rococo bases. Fancy picture-frame style border. The first globe is of the Eastern Hemisphere, the second is of the heavens featuring Ursa Major, Leo, Cancer, etc.
On a fine sheet of hand-laid paper with two watermarks. Close margin at bottom, as issued. Very decorative.