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(Old World hemispheric map with climatic zones): Hemisphaerium Orbis Antiqui, Cumzonis, Circulis, Et Situ Populorum Diverso by  Andreas]  Petrus [Cellarius - 1708 - from The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books and Biblio.com

(Old World hemispheric map with climatic zones): Hemisphaerium Orbis Antiqui, Cumzonis, Circulis, Et Situ Populorum Diverso

by Valk, Gerard and Schenk, Petrus [Cellarius, Andreas]

Condition: See description


Amsterdam: Schenk and Valk, 1708. Very good, minimal foxing, early color copperplate from this 1708 (original version published in 1660 by Jansson) Schenk/Valk issue of (Andreas Cellarius') "Harmonia Macrocosmica Seu Atlas Universalis Et Novus." The striking image measures 41 x 51 cm on a sheet 50 x 59 cm. Numerous cherubim surrond the eastern hemispheric view, which is also divided into frigid, termperate, tropical and torrid zones. There are separate armillary and habitat zonal spheres in the lower corners. Ref: Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Cel.3. There are bilateral, faint water-stains in the pink circular band surrounding the map image..


  • Bookseller: The Prime Meridian: Antique Maps & Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 3611
  • Title: (Old World hemispheric map with climatic zones): Hemisphaerium Orbis Antiqui, Cumzonis, Circulis, Et Situ Populorum Diverso
  • Author: Valk, Gerard and Schenk, Petrus [Cellarius, Andreas]
  • Book condition: Used
  • Publisher: Schenk and Valk
  • Place: Amsterdam
  • Date published: 1708
  • Keywords: Zonal Map, History of Cartography, Andreas Cellarius
  • Bookseller catalogs: D. Maps--General;



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