Hemisferios Norte y Sur., Night Skies ; William Barnard Clarke / London : Edward Stanford - Six Star Maps - Constellations in Gnomonic Projection 1830 - 1821-1850

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Hemisferios Norte y Sur., Night Skies ; William Barnard Clarke / London : Edward Stanford - Six Star Maps - Constellations in Gnomonic Projection 1830 - 1821-1850
Cada mapa individualmente enmarcado

This full set of six maps of the stars was created by William Clarke in 1830. His Celestial Atlas was widely applauded for its colourful execution and accuracy. known as "THE CONSTELLATIONS" they combined scientifically accurate positioning together with the pleasing creative direction of Astronomer Sir John Lubbock.

Star constellations drawn to include the night sky with lightly overlaid Classical Greek figures in celestial patterns. Particular emphasis was made on each stars intensity - all framed maps carefully shaded, hand coloured creating a pleasing representation, scratch on plate one otherwise good condition accurate and informative.

Not examined out of the frame.
Map Numbers. 1,2,3,4,5,6 all drawn in the gnomonic projection by W. Newton. Engraved by J. & C. Walker. London.

(total of 6)

Detalles del lote
Objeto
Mapa
País (ubicación geográfica actual)
Hemisferios Norte y Sur.
Especificación geográfica
Night Skies
Creador de mapas / Editor
William Barnard Clarke / London : Edward Stanford
Título del mapa / libro
Six Star Maps - Constellations in Gnomonic Projection 1830
Periodo
1821-1850
Estado
Buena
Técnica
Grabado en cobre
Información adicional
Cada mapa individualmente enmarcado
Tamaño de la imagen más grande
31×30 cm
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