Dec 09 at 10:30 AM - Sale 2591 -

Sale 2591 - Lot 40

Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(CELESTIAL.) Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr; and Johann Baptiste Homann. Hemisphaerium Coeli Australe. Double-page engraved constellation chart of the southern sky with tables and international observatories decorating the spandrels. 21x24 3/4 inches sheet size, wide margins; hand-colored with gold highlights; small closure at lower margin but overall a handsome example. Nuremberg, 1730