Sphere Map

Sphere Map. Dominating the Ptolemean world picture, below in smaller presentation today’s sky picture as well as the earth with ecliptic, equator, tropics and polar circles. On the right decorative rhumb-card in old point graduation, below wind card with the Mediterranean wind directions. Map composed by Rigobert Bonne (Raucourt, Ardennes, 1727 – 1795) in partially colored engraving for Lattré, Paris. C. 1770. 14 × 18⅛ in (35.5 × 46 cm).

Offer no. 15,617 / EUR  195. (c. US$ 212.) + shipping

“ Pursuant to your last kind e-mail, I am placing my personal check in the amount of US$ … in the mail today. When it arrive, please send the print … It has been a pleasure dealing with you ”

(Mr. + Mrs. R. G. S., October 30, 2002)