Lot 23
Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr (1677 - 1750) GLOBUS COELESTIS NOVUS

Wood, brass, paper
47 x 51 cm (h x w)
In the cartouche "Ioh. Gabr. Doppelmaieri M.P.P."

Starting price
120 000 CZK
   |   4 800 €
Price realized
180 000 CZK
   |   7 200 €
price without premium

Baroque table star globe by I.G. Doppelmayer according to the map of the starry sky by Johann Hevelius. The globe consists of twelve carved wedges with pasted on hand-painted engravings on paper. It is set in a four-legged base with an octagonal wooden horizon and brass meridians. The equivalent piece is located in the National Library of the Czech Republic.

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