1685 Description of the Universe(116 views)
Description: Copper engraving on paper with added hand-coloring entitled "Description of the Universe," by Allain Manesson Mallet, 1685. It is a great example of the early 17th-century cartographers work and shows a mounted globe on a pedestal with a landscape in the background. Displayed in a wood frame with plexiglass.
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: 8.25" L x 10.75" H
Artist or Maker: Allain Manesson Mallet