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Globus Terraqueus Ecclesiastico Politicus In Suas Partes et Dominia Divisus.
1703. La stampa decorativa mostra la mano di Dio che tiene sospeso il mondo attraverso una croce fissata sul Polo Nord. I cieli circostanti sono popolati di cherubini, alcuni dei quali reggono corone e capricapi di papi, cardinali e vescovi. Rappresentazioni allegoriche dei continenti d'Europa, Asia, Africa e America. Nel continente americano, la California รจ rappresentata come un'isola. Incisione in rame, finemente colorata a mano, in ottimo sttao di conservazione. The page features the hand of God suspending the world from a cross attached at the Pole. The surrounding heavens are filled with winsome cherubs, some of whom hold crowns and the hats of popes, cardinals and bishops, with allegorical representations of the continents of Europe, Asia, Africa and America. All of the continental figures hold a map, with the one representing the Americas featuring California as an island. Copperplate with later hand colour, very good condition.
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