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    Sale 1963

    Maritime Art Including Fine Paintings, Nautical Antiques, Scrimshaw And Ship Models

    30 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 145

    A set of six framed hand-colored celestial charts

    F.J. HUNTINGTON; PUBLISHER, 1835

    Price Realised  

    A set of six framed hand-colored celestial charts
    F.J. HUNTINGTON; PUBLISHER, 1835
    engraved by W.G. Evans, New York under the direction of E.H. Burritt; plates II - VII, each hand-colored and illustrated with various astonomical figures, and marked with the scale of magnitudes of the stars, plate VI entitled 'Northern Circumpolar Map/for each Month of the year' and plate VII entitled 'Southern Circumpolar Map/for each Month of the year' (not examined out of the frames).
    14½ x 13½ in. (36.8 x 34.3 cm.) sight (6)


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