Doppelmayr & Homann: Celestial map
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Title: "Planisphaerium Coeleste"
Celestial map pictured in two hemispheres, depicting the constellations of the northern and southern hemispheres in form of allegorical figures and animals, after Johannes Hevelius (1611-1687) and Edmund Halley (1656-1742).
Original coloured copper engraving by Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724) and Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr (1677-1750), from "Atlas Novus Coelestis", published by Homann Heirs, Nuremberg (1726) 1742.
Map size: 49 cm x 57,5 cm
Decorative celestial map in beautiful colours and print, in the middle a small tear, altogether in very good condition.