THE VIRTUAL ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR

(SALES) 1 Old Antique Cellarius chart / Virtual Rare Map Fair

€600.00

Title: [Antique celestial chart] Hypothesis Ptolemaica, sive Communis Planetrum Motus Per Eccentricos, 14.
Author: Cellarius, A.
PlaceAndYear: Amsterdam, G.Valk & P. Schenk, 1708.
Description: The celestial atlas produced by Andreas Cellarius ‘Atlas Coelestis seu Harmonia Macrocosmica’ is the only celestial atlas published in the heydays of Dutch cartography.

A celestial chart showing the classical theory of planetary movement as described by Claudius Ptolemeus, with the earth as the center of the universum. The circular diagram is surrounded by a very decorative border with grotesk figures. In the lower corners two more diagrams illustrating the Ptolemeus theory. A very fine, high quality celestial chart. Ref.: Warner, The Sky Explored, pp 53-54.
Dimensions: 430 x 510 mm
Reference: Warner, The Sky Explored, pp 53-54.
Colouring: later colouring
Condition: very good
Technique: THIS ITEM IS OFFERED WITH A REDUCTION OF THE PRICE FROM EURO 1200 TO EURO 600. SHIPPING AND INSURANCE COSTS, BANKING (NO CHARGE FOR E.C CITIZENS) AND PAYPAL COSTS (5%) ARE EXTRA. HOW TO ORDER: CLICK ON THE BUTTON 'CONTACT DEALER' ON THE ITEM PAGE , GIVE YOUR NAME & EMAIL ADDRESS, AND PLACE THE ORDER IN THE MESSAGE BOX.
  • Number: 1010006
  • Dealer: Speculum Orbis Nauticum







 
Your IP Address is: 3.237.71.23
Antique Maps fair
Copyright © 2008-2020 VIRTUAL ART - BOOK & MAP FAIR |  Design by mCar Automatisering, Inspired by Clyde Jones | Powered by Zen Cart