carlo grassiniLast login: 21-05-2017 12:36
3 Likes   0 Shares

Harmonia Macrocosmica

Artist: Frederik Hendrik van den Hove & Johannes van Loon
Is a star atlas written by Andreas Cellarius and published in 1660 by Johannes Janssonius. Of the various engravers and authors who worked on the plates of the atlas, only two have signed their work. The frontispiece of the atlas was created by Frederik Hendrik van den Hove and ten other plates were engraved by Johannes van Loon. Moreover, all the designs of the classical constellations were taken from the ones created by Jan Pieterszoon Saenredam.
Country: Netherlands - Languages: Latin, Dutch, German, French

You need to login or signup to add your comment to this work.

Liked by 3 users

aysegul altunok
Teodora Stoica
Petra Senn

Other people who shared works by Frederik Hendrik van den Hove & Johannes van Loon

Sonja Elisabeth Sjødin Borchgrevink

More works from carlo grassini
Wat Pho - BangkokRoad to Marly - Camille Pissarro - circa 1870Jeanne Hebuterne in a HatMax Schmitt in a Single Scull by Thomas Eakins 1871Claude Monet - 'Branch of the Seine near Giverny'Michelangelo: The Rebellious SlaveCarlo Grassini - 86 / Philadelphia L l l C O (diptych)Saatchi Online Artist: Carlo Grassini; Paper,  Assemblage / Collage "Smile"

8 of 1924

Other works in Printmaking
Drager Meurtant - The Hat, 2017BO CRONQVIST - 5BO CRONQVIST - 4BO CRONQVIST - 3BO CRONQVIST - 2BO CRONQVIST - 1Sally WinterWindmill

8 of 16842