[Zeus as God of the Heavens.]
[Pairs, n.d., c.1720.]
Fine engraving, frontispiece?, 260 x 195mm. 10¼ x 7¾".
An allegory of astrology; a figure from classical mythology supporting a large celestial globe on a rocky outcrop, on which is inscribed the scales of the 'Libra' sign. A compass and slab with scrolls of geometrical designs are resting against the base of the rock lower left. After François Verdier (1651 - 1730).
[Ref: 19614] £220.00