Moons surface with craters close-ups 1888 Celestial scarce Swedish unique printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Moon surface / craters / Celestial- Night Sky- Stars- Astronomy- Planets).
Issued 1888, Stockholm, Sweden.
Beautiful late 19th century color lithographed celestial print. From a little known and very scarce Swedish source.
Includes two inset telescopic views across the bottom.
A unique image, splendidly printed in rich period colors.
Well preserved, clean, nice looking example, paper displaying a pleasing gentle age patina.
Sheet Measures c. 12 1/2"H x 8 3/4"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 10 1/2"H x 7 1/8"W.
[R19594]. Ship flat.