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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 108

Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Globus Coelestris
Date: 1616      Size: 6 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early miniature celestial hemispheres map. Decorative scrollwork. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST919
Cartographer: Ludovico Vlasblom
Title: : Celestial
Date: 1675      Size: 16 x 21 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Double-hemisphere celestial map based on Blaeu. The smaller charts denote the geo-centric and helio-centric arrangement of the solar system. Original colour.
Map Ref: CELEST1013
Cartographer: Allain Mallet
Title: : Et Oilles Novvelles
Date: 1683      Size: 4 x 6 inches
Published: Paris
Description: [CELEST989] Celestial Chart. Shows five constellations on one sheet. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST989
Cartographer: Andreas Cellarius
Title: : Hemisphaerivm Orbis Antiqvi Cvmzonis, Circvlis et Sitv Popvlorum Diverso
Date: 1708      Size: 20 x 16 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: East Hemisphere with data. Very decorative.
Map Ref: CELEST125
Cartographer: Heinrich Scherer
Title: : Occasvs Ortvs
Date: 1709      Size: 8 x 10 inches
Published: Munich
Description: Scientific instruments for measuring distances using the stars. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST309
Cartographer: Jacques Chiquet
Title: : Globe Terrestre. Globe Celeste
Date: 1719      Size: 9 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Elegant engraving showing a terrestial and celestial globe. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST871
Cartographer: J.B. Homann
Title: : Phaenomena in Planetis Primarus
Date: c. 1720      Size: 22 x 20 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Large, striking chart in original colour showing the Solar System as perceived in the early 18th century.
Map Ref: CELEST893
Cartographer: J.B. Homann
Title: : Ephemerides Motuum Coelestium Geometricae
Date: c. 1720      Size: 22 x 19 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Astronomical diagram. Detailed diagram of the Copernican theory embellished with a large vignette. Original colour.
Map Ref: CELEST834
Cartographer: J.B. Homann
Title: : Planisphaerium Caeleste
Date: c. 1720      Size: 23 x 21 inches
Published: Augsburg
Description: Double hemisphere celestial chart, with diagrams showing the rotation of planets according to different astronomers including Tycho de Brahe, Ptolemy and Copernicus. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST1017
Cartographer: Matthaus Seutter
Title: : Sphaerae Artificiales
Date: c. 1740      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Augsburg
Description: Ornamental engraving of a celestial and terrestrial globe with a Ptolemaic armillary sphere. Descriptive text in lower panel. Original colour.
Map Ref: CELEST923
Cartographer: James Hodges
Title: : [Celestial Hemispheres]
Date: 1747      Size: 25 x 61 inches
Published: London
Description: Beautiful celestial hemispheres, copper-engraved and printed on four sheets (each measuring 12 x 7 in). Good impressoin.
Map Ref: CELEST1006
Cartographer: Anon
Title: : Chelae
Date: c. 1750      Size: 7 x 6 inches
Published: N/A
Description: Chela. Libra. Coloured illustration highlighting major stars. Framed.
Map Ref: CELEST540
Cartographer: Salmon
Title: : The Artificial Sphere
Date: 1752      Size: 4 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: Decorative engraving of an armillary sphere with foliate border. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST990
Cartographer: G. & J. Probst
Title: : Planisphaericum Coeleste
Date: c. 1760      Size: 19 x 23 inches
Published: Augsburg
Description: Exquisite celestial hemisphere map, lavishly embellished and rendered in fine original colour.
Map Ref: CELEST1016
Cartographer: T. & M. Lotter
Title: : Planisphaerium Coeleste
Date: c. 1760      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: Augsburg
Description: Remarkable chart with diagrams showing the rotation of planets according to differing astronomers. These include Tycho Brahe, Ptolemy and Copernicus. Original colour.
Map Ref: CELEST977
Cartographer: John Flamsteed
Title: : Le Giraffe, Le Cocher
Date: 1779      Size: 9 x 7 inches
Published: London
Description: Le Giraffe and Le Cocher. Coloured.
Map Ref: CELEST775