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1708 Cellarius Celestial Map from Northern Hemisphere

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Lot 0002
  • Title: 1708 Cellarius Celestial Map from Northern Hemisphere -- Hemisphaerii Borealis Coeli et Terrae Sphaeri Cascenographia
  • Date: 1708, Amsterdam
  • Cartographer: A Cellarius
  • Size: 16.8 X 19.1 in.
  • Additional Information: This is an imressive and stunning star chart presents the constellations in an external orientation between the north celestial pole and the vernal equinox - the northern sky. The constellations are based on the work of Petrus Plancius. The chart is surrounded by elaborate scenes of people and putti making astronomical observations and studying astronomy. This is the Valk & Schenk edition.

    Reserve: $1,600.00

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  • Location: This item ships from Ohio

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  • Condition

    Very good. Nice strike on thicker laid paper. A few marginal splits and reinforcements in verso. Very nice hand color.

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    1708 Cellarius Celestial Map from Northern Hemisphere

    Estimate $2,500 - $3,000May 16
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    Steve Kovacs
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