Matthäus Seutter (1678-1757)
PLANISPHÆRIUM COELESTE, C.1730
coloured celestial map of skies as seen from the northern and southern hemispheres including allegorical constellations, milky way, zodiac divisions, with diagrams showing night and day with quotations from Genesis, lunar orbit and illumination, and four hypothesis for models of the solar system, framed
sight 18.75" x 21.5" — 47.6 x 54.6 cm.
Department: Decorative Arts