old Celestial map diagram 1854 Earth annual rotation around Sun seasonsAntiqueMapsPrints.com
Die Jahrliche Bewegung der Erde um die Sonne
von einem Puncte betrachtet der nahe an der Ebene der Erdbahn liegt.
(celestial - heavens - astronomy- earth)
Issued 1854 Vienna by Ungewitter. Engraved and lithographed by Franz Biller.
Charming mid-19th century antique lithographed small celestial chart.
The diagram depicts the earths annual rotational pattern around the sun and the effects it has relative to seasons.
Nice uniform paper age toning, some small old smudge marks in blank margins, slight dustiness of time, faint bit of light offsetting which is easy to overlook, but remaining mostly clean with a fine age patina.
Sheet measures c. 11 1/4" x 9".
Printed area measures c. 9 3/4" x 8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1, p. 138.