Title from shelflist card. Signed in the plate. Unidentified watermark. Unidentified coll. mark on verso. Purchase; Hubbard Fund; (DLC/PP-440061). Hollstein, 3 (2nd state) Bartsch, 3
Batchelder Collection. No ref. copy. Illus. in: Pampiere wereld, ofte, Wereldsche oeffeninge. Tot Amsteldam, 1644, p. 316. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Cupid.
Illus. in: Principia philosophiae / Rene Descartes. Amstelodami : Apud L. Elzevirium, 1644, p. 114. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 265.
Because the Melocco Brothers marble re-creation of the 1644 Tasman Map of Australasia faces the entrance doors of the Library and a bird's-eye view can only be taken from the gallery on the opposite side of the... more