This amazing prints was made in the 19th Century. It is a colored steel engraving of the planetary system. The steel engraving is very detailed showing the orbits of the inner planets (with zodiac signs), the distance of the planets to the sun, the size and distance from Moon and Earth and the proportional size of the Planets compared to the sun (assuming the sun is one foot in diameter).
Published : Germany 1877
Provenance: Meyers Konversations-Lexikon
Size : each print is circa 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches
Condition: Very good condition with nice color and light tanning giving it a vintage look. Please see pictures.
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