ASTRONOMY CELESTIAL. Star map. Star chart, I. Vernal Equinox. SDUK 1857
ASTRONOMY CELESTIAL. Star map. Star chart, I. Vernal Equinox. SDUK 1857:
[STARS, I., Vernal Equinox]Antique steel engraved map with original hand colouring, 1857Title of map: '[STARS, I., Vernal Equinox]' The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail:DATE PRINTED: The alignment of the constellations is shown as at 1830; this date is printed on the map. This edition of the map was printed and published in 1857. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 31.5 x 30.5cm, 12.5 x 12 inches (Large)ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Drawn by W Newton. The Constellations by W Clarke, Archt., Engraved by J & C Walker PROVENANCE: "The Family Atlas under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge", published by Edward Stanford, London TYPE: Antique steel engraved map with original hand colouring VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plainCONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Please check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. I offer a no questions asked return policy - see below.AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term 'original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. 'Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. E and OE. Force Majeure. English law shall apply.RETURNS POLICY: I offer a no questions returns policy. All I ask is that you pay return shipping and mail back to me in original condition, suitably packed & insured, within 14 days of receipt.