Auction 99, Lot 59

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

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1800 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
24.2 x 19.2 inches
61.5 x 48.8 cm

A beautiful large chart featuring various astronomical theories and instruments. Includes 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.

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Condition: A

Couple of very tiny and unobtrusive spots, still very good, with wide margins.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $375

Closed on 6/12/2002

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