carlo grassiniLast login: 26-06-2017 02:59
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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

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