Celestial print Notre nebula stars astronomy galaxy c.1850 old print
Celestial print Notre nebula stars astronomy galaxy c.1850 old print Celestial print Notre nebula stars astronomy galaxy c.1850 old print
$ 60.00

L'Univers
ou notre monde stellaire.

(Universe / celestial / astronomy).

Issued Germany, c. 1850 by W. Nitzschke. Printed in Bruxelles Belgium by Kiessling. 

Unusual and interesting mid-19th century antique celestial print. Lithographically printed, two tiny holes are backed with yellow tissue paper on reverse, creating a "hold-to-light" optical toy.

Minor light toning clean nice example with fine age patina.

Sheet measures c. 9 1/4" x 11 1/2".

Printed area measures c. 6 1/2" x 10 1/2".

[R13300].