Moon's surface 65 craters identified 1888 Celestial print beautiful scarceBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Celestial- Night Sky- Stars- Astronomy- Planets- Moon surface).
Issued 1888, Stockholm, Sweden.
Beautiful late 19th century color lithographed celestial print. From a little known and very scarce Swedish source.
A unique image, splendidly printed in rich period colors.
On either side are two columns of specific names, identifying 65 specific craters.
Well preserved, clean, nice looking example, paper displaying a pleasing gentle age patina.
Centerfold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/2"H x 17 7/8"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2"H x 15 1/2"W.
[R19615]. Ship flat.