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(Northern celestial planisphere with a pasted volvelle.)

Probably by the Vienna astronomer Melchior Klayber who used the Copernican precession theory, which is closely connected with the chart (Ptolemy - 6° 40' and Ptolemy - 5...

$4500 / ≈ €4211
Maker / Publisher: KLAYBER, Melchior ?
Place & Date: Vienna, ca. 1569

 


Introductio ad Geographiam. Caput I.

Four pages with an introduction to geography in Latin with woodcut illustrations of diagrams of the solar system.

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1606

 


N°2. Horologium Horizontale Paralle los Horizontis cum Hor: a meridie numeratis ostendens.

This beautiful engraving is a horological diagram with at bottom a 32-point wind rose and signed underneath "Franciscus Ritter N fac:".Remarkable for the elabor...

$750 / ≈ €702
Maker / Publisher: RITTER, F.
Place & Date: Nuremberg 1640

 


N°5. Horologium Horizontale signa zodiaci ascendentia : ec.cotinens ad latitud XLVIIII : GR: XXIIII: SCR ee.

This beautiful engraving is a horological diagram with at bottom a 32-point wind rose and signed underneath "M:Franciscus Ritter N fac A° 1640".Remarkable for ...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: RITTER, F.
Place & Date: Nuremberg 1640

 


N°7. Horologium Horizontale parallelos Horizontis Exhibens ad Poliarctici elevationem XLVIIII Grad XXIIII Scrupul Ec.

This beautiful engraving is a horological diagram with at bottom a 32-point wind rose and signed underneath "M:Franciscus Ritter N fac A° 1640".Remarkable for ...

$750 / ≈ €702
Maker / Publisher: RITTER, F.
Place & Date: Nuremberg 1640

 


N°3. Horologium Horizontale Horas a meridie et media nocte Numeratas continens ad latitudinem XLIX GR XXIII Minut ec.

This beautiful engraving is a horological diagram with at bottom a 32-point wind rose and signed underneath "M:Franciscus Ritter N fac A° 1640".Remarkable for ...

$400 / ≈ €374
Maker / Publisher: RITTER, F.
Place & Date: Nuremberg 1640

 


Coeli Stellati Christiani Haemisphaerium Prius.

Scarce first issue. This spectacular celestial chart presents the constellations according to Christian symbolism. The view of the constellations is based on the work of ...

$4500 / ≈ €4211
Maker / Publisher: CELLARIUS, A.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1660

 


Itroductio. [with sphere.]

Introduction leaf from a French text edition of Atlas Ma1or

$40 / ≈ €37
Maker / Publisher: BLAEU, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1662

 


Le monde et sa disposition suivant Ptolomée.

The Christian Aristotelian cosmos. Ptolemy accepted the following order for celestial objects in the solar system: Earth (center), Moon, Mercury, Venus, Sun, Mars, Jupite...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: JOLLAIN, G.
Place & Date: Paris, 1667

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure XXXVI.

A fine celestial map depicting the southern constellations in allegorical form. Fully engraved, it presents a landscape with some sailing ships on the background.From the...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


La Voye Laictee, Pole Arctique. [Figure XXXIX. On verso]

Nice small celestial chart showing the northern sky with ten major constellations named. Fine engravure on verso depicting a cherubin using an astronomical telescope.From...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


La Voye Laictee, Pole Antarctique.

Nice small celestial chart showing the southern sky with eleven major constellations named.From the French text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By A...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


Des Colures.

Appealing print focused on an armillary sphere showing the equinoctial and the solstitial colures.From the French text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 168...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure XXXVII. 103.

Fine celestial map depicting three constellations in allegorical form. The 3 spheres are suspended above an engraved scene of a harbor on a moonlit night.From the French ...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


DE LA SPHERE. Figure XXXIV.

A fine celestial map depicting the northern constellations in allegorical form. Fully engraved, it presents 2 sailing ships and a harbour on the background.From the Frenc...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Paris, 1683

 


Planisphere des Constellations Meridionalles.

A fine celestial map depicting the southern constellations in allegorical form.From the German text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Mannes...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Frankfurt, 1684

 


Fig. 3.

Appealing print depicting an armillary sphere.From the German text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well tra...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET,A.M.
Place & Date: Frankfurt 1684

 


Fig. 4.

Appealing print focused on an armillary sphere.From the German text edition of Description d'Univers.. (5 volumes), 1683. By Allain Manneson Mallet (1630-1706), a well tr...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Frankfurt, 1684

 


(Celestial) Fig. 36.

A fine celestial map depicting the southern constellations in allegorical form. Fully engraved, it presents a landscape with some sailing ships on the background.From the...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: MALLET, A.M.
Place & Date: Frankfurt, 1684

 


[Set of two sheets] Costellationi celesti del polo Antartico .... Costellationi celesti del polo Artico ...

Decorative set of calottes for the North and South Polar Celestial Hemisphere by Vincenzo Maria Coronelli. The two polar caps belong to the edition of the celestial globe...

$3000 / ≈ €2807
Maker / Publisher: CORONELLI, V.
Place & Date: Venice, 1692

 


Planisferii Celesti, Calcolati Per L'Anno MDCC, Corretti, Et Aumenati Di Molte Stelle . . .

Double hemisphere celestial map showing a new and more scientific depiction of the heavens. The remarkable Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718), was a Franciscan Friar and appo...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: CORONELLI, V.
Place & Date: Venice, 1700

 


Typus aspectuum, oppositionum et conjunctionum…

A celestial chart with a circular projection map of the earth, centered in the North Pole, concentrates upon the planets' opposition and conjunction. With two diagrams in...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: SCHENK, P. / VALK, G.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1708

 


Hemel globe. / Coeli enarrant Gloriam del.

Charming double hemisphere celestial map on a polar projection. The map depicts the ecliptic pole to ecliptic, joined through winter solstice.It is based on the Hondius m...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: HALMA, F.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 


Premiere carte pour l'Introduction a l'histoire du monde, ou l'on remarque la Sphere, le Globe Celeste. . .

Featuring a small double hemisphere world map, showing California as an island, North and South Polar celestial hemispheres, an Armillary Sphere, below with smaller circu...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: CHATELAIN, Henri.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1720

 


Planisphaerium Coeleste.

Magnificent double hemisphere celestial chart showing the northern and southern sky with constellations in allegorical form derived from Hevelius.A diagram in the upper l...

$2000 / ≈ €1871
Maker / Publisher: SEUTTER, M.
Place & Date: Augsburg, 1730

 


Delphinus.

Uncommon celestial print showing the constellation of Delphinus, published by Corbinianus Thomas in the Manuductio ad Astronomiam, Juxta modum Bayeri, Mathematici celeber...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: THOMAS, C.
Place & Date: Frankfurt & Leipzig, c.1730

 


Cygnus.

Uncommon celestial print of Cygnus, published by Corbinianus Thomas in the Manuductio ad Astronomiam, Juxta modum Bayeri, Mathematici celeberrimi, concinnata, multis,…e...

$350 / ≈ €328
Maker / Publisher: THOMAS, C.
Place & Date: Frankfurt & Leipzig, c.1730

 


Hemisphaerium Coeli Australe in quo Fixarum. . .

Magnificent celestial chart drawn by the famous scientist Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr.Large circular charts of the southern hemisphere constellation, with decorative vignet...

$1800 / ≈ €1684
Maker / Publisher: DOPPELMAYR, J.G. / HOMANN, J.B.
Place & Date: Nuremberg, 1747

 


Planisphaerum coeleste.

A very decorative double hemisphere celestial chart. The 10 smaller circular diagram showing the rotation of the Planets, according to Tycho Brahe, Ptolemy and Copernicus...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: LOTTER, T.
Place & Date: Nurenberg, 1750

 


La Sphere Artificielle.

A diagram of an armillary sphere, with three illustrations of the Earth underneath. Published in "Nouveau traité de geographie par M**** ", published by La veu...

$70 / ≈ €66
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: Paris, 1752

 


Hemisphere Celeste Antarctique ou Austral. . .

Map printed in two colors, black for the stars, red for the constellation figures. With later color addition.Uncommon large-scale celestial chart of the southern hemisphe...

$750 / ≈ €702
Maker / Publisher: VAUGONDY, R. DE.
Place & Date: Paris, 1764

 


Planisphere celeste Septentrional. . . [together with] Planisphere celeste meridional. . .

Beautiful set of celestial charts of the northern and southern skies by the well-known French astronomer, Philippe de La Hire. Surrounded by panels of astronomical notes ...

$3000 / ≈ €2807
Maker / Publisher: DE LA HIRE, P. / DESNOS, S.
Place & Date: Paris, ca.1775

 


Représentation du Globe céleste En deux Plans Hémisphères Coupés par l'Ecliptique.

Scarce double armillary sphere prepared by Nolin and published by L.J. Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education.. Louis Joseph Mondh...

$75 / ≈ €70
Maker / Publisher: MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.
Place & Date: Paris, 1783

 


Divisions du Globe Terrestre en Cercles, Zônes, Climats, Longitudes et Latitudes.

A scarce print showing 15 globes, each globe showing different zones published by Mondhare for his Atlas Général a l'usage des colleges et maisons d'education.. Underne...

$75 / ≈ €70
Maker / Publisher: MONDHARE, L.J. / NOLIN, J.B.
Place & Date: Paris, 1783

 


De la Sphère. L'equateur. Des Tropiques. Le zodiac. Les cercles polaires. L'Horizon. Le meridian.

Print of armillary sphere, surrounded by several diagrams of the sun, moon, and planets after Cassini. To the left and right 7 blocks of text with explanations and one co...

$350 / ≈ €328
Maker / Publisher: MONDHARE / DENIS, L.
Place & Date: Paris, 1787

 


(3 pages from a instruction book)

3 charming pages with a terrestrial, celestial and an armillary globe and a small map of Saxony and Poland. Wind rose with smaller circular diagrams illustrating the theo...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Place & Date: Germany, ca. 1790

 


Sterre kaert of hemels pleyn, waer door men kan wete hoe laet dat het is over de gehele aertkloot, op alle meridiane en polus hoogte . . .

A most attractive Mercator style oblong projection of the entire night sky showing all the heavenly bodies of the northern and southern skies, and with panels of astrolog...

$1000 / ≈ €936
Maker / Publisher: ELWE, J. B.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1792

 


Planisphere ou Représentation du Globe Céleste en deux Plans Hémisphères Coupés par l'Ecliptique.

Representation of two celestial hemispheres with an exhaustive key list of constellations and main stars.From Atlas de la Géographie de toutes les parties du monde .. Ou...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: DELAPORTE, L'Abbé.
Place & Date: Paris, Prudhomme, Levrault, Debray, 1806

 


Planisferio Celeste contenente le stelle dalla 1 alla 5 grandezza. . .

Decorative large double hemisphere celestial chart, centred on the north and south poles with descriptive key to zodiac signs in German, French and Italian. Showing stars...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: ROSSARI, C.
Place & Date: Milan, c.1822

 


School atlas of astronomy: Comprising, in eighteen plates, a complete series of illustrations of the heavenly bodies. . .

An early edition of this fine Victorian celestial school atlas by Alexander Keith Johnston and edited by J.R. Hind. Illustrated with 18 decorative lithograph colored plat...

$500 / ≈ €468
Maker / Publisher: JOHNSON, A.K.
Place & Date: Edinburg, London, Blackwood and sons, 1855

 


Planisphère Célèste.

Showing the southern and northern celestial hemispheres from Géographie Universelle, Atlas Migeon. Published by J. Migeon. From one of the last decorative atlases publis...

Maker / Publisher: MIGEON, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1874
Selling price: $60
Sold in 2012

 


Carte Astronomique de L'Univers.

A large and decorative, informative chart illustrating and describing the Solar System, backed by the stars, printed in blue and black, surrounded by further 17 vignette ...

$1250 / ≈ €1170
Maker / Publisher: LAPORTE, E.
Place & Date: Paris, 1875

 


Carte Astronomique de L'Univers.

A large and decorative, informative chart illustrating and describing the Solar System, backed by the stars, printed in blue and black, surrounded by further 17 vignette ...

$1500 / ≈ €1404
Maker / Publisher: LAPORTE, E.
Place & Date: Paris, 1875

 


La Lune à un Mètre [Mini poster for Paris Exposition Universelle)

Original lithograph poster for "Paris Exposition Universelle" held between April and November, 1900, which received 50 million visitors. In 1899, director Geor...

$900 / ≈ €842
Maker / Publisher: TRUCHET, A.
Place & Date: Paris, c.1900

 


[Set of six postcards] La Comète 1910 / Komet 1910.

Complete set of six postcards commemorating Halley's Comet in 1910. Numbered on verso 1 to 6, Verlag Koch & Bitriol Serie 3090 Bild 6 AK. Designed by K. Hesse. The ye...

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: HESSE, K.
Place & Date: Dresden, Koch & Britriol, 1910

 


AIR France - Réseau Aérien Mondial.

Original pictorial lithograph advertising planisphere poster from AIR France. The poster has a black background. In the lower right below the border '016/P/AF Printed in ...

$2000 / ≈ €1871
Maker / Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Place & Date: Imprimerie Perceval, Paris, ca. 1950

 


AIR France [Planisphère Air France Zodiac].

A double-hemisphere celestial map with the constellations of the zodiac in gold and the others in turquoise, set against a sky of navy blue, both with the major stars mar...

$2200 / ≈ €2059
Maker / Publisher: BOUCHER, L.
Place & Date: Imprimerie Perceval, Paris, 1953