Armillary sphere solar systems 1719 Chiquet Celestial map Ptolemy CopernicusBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Le Nom de Systeme.
(Celestial, Armillary Sphere, Copernicus, Ptolemy).
Issued 1719, Paris by Chiquet.
Charming early 18th century engraved map, with lovely hand color.
A large central armillary sphere is surrounded by four celestial diagrams in the corners
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 8"H x 10"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 6 1/2"H x 8 3/8"W.