Francesco Brunacci Planisfero del Globo Celeste 17th Century Lithograph Map of The Hemispheres with Signs of The Zodiac

Regular price $150.00

Artist: Franco Brunacci

Title: Map of the Celestial

Providence: From the Original ca. 1700. Venica

Printed: Unknown

Publisher: Penn Prints

Catalog: G1847

Size: 20 x 25 5/8

Condition: VG.handling wear

This 17th Century reproduction lithograph map shows the celestial constellations with a text entitled "Planisfero del Globo Celeste" by Francesco Brunacci. A beautifully hand-colored restrike engraving on heavy imitation antique paper stock. This piece contains fascinating illustrations of mythological figures, monsters, serpents, ships, unicorns and other fantastic elements characteristic of the 17th century pre-Galilean vision of the Cosmos.