Pagan ceremony torches solstice astronomy astrology 1739 old antique print
Pagan ceremony torches solstice astronomy astrology 1739 old antique print Pagan ceremony torches solstice astronomy astrology 1739 old antique print
$ 55.00

La Lunette de Hollande
apliquee a l'Astronomie,
en 1609

(Pagan ceremony / astronomy / frontis piece illustrations / etc.)

Issued Paris, 1739.

Engraved by J.P. Le Bas.

Unique and very interesting miniature early 18th century engraved print.

Night scene with what appears to be a seated wizard. Great sense of light.

Great visual manner of depiction, utterly unlike anything produced today.

Clean, well-preserved example, some minor spotting.

Sheet measures c. 3 3/4" x 6".

Printed area measures c. 3 1/4" x 4 1/2".

[R11282]