Sale: 391 / Rare Books, May 21. 2012 in Hamburg Lot 36

 
Himmelskarte - 1 Bl. Theoria Lunae. 1661.


 
36
Himmelskarte
1 Bl. Theoria Lunae. 1661.
Colored copper engraving
Estimate:
€ 400 / $ 468
Sold:
€ 420 / $ 491

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Himmelskarte. - Cellarius. Theoria Lunae, eius motum per eccentricum. Colored engraving by J. van Loon from A. Cellarius by J. Janssonius, Amsterdam 1660/61. 43 : 51,5 cm.

Koeman HM18:1. - Illustration of moon's orbit. Round framed by ring with zodiacs, two small celestial globes in margins, two curtain cartouches and rich cloud ornament with putti. - Just small isolated stains. Mounted and framed under glass, unopened.

36
Himmelskarte
1 Bl. Theoria Lunae. 1661.
Colored copper engraving
Estimate:
€ 400 / $ 468
Sold:
€ 420 / $ 491

(incl. 20% surcharge)