Antique Prints of Astrology

Enjoy these interesting historical prints of Astrological Themes.

Prints are in good condition unless otherwise mentioned.

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Astrologie

"Allegorische Darstelung der "Astrologie" umgeben von den drei Parzen"

Wood engraving made after a 16th Century oil painting. Published 1900.
Reverse side is printed.

14 x 11.5 cm ( 5.5 x 4.5 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. ASTROLOGY246841


"Les Astrologues"
"Horoscope de Louis XIV Par Bardi Vilclaire"
"Le System du Monde au moment de la Naissance de Louis Le Grand
le 8 de Septembre a 11 heures 30 minutes du matin 1638"

Wood engraving dated 1881. Below the image is text in French about the astrologicial signs of
several personalities of the era. The article continus on the reverse side.

Image size: 14.5 x 11 cm ( 5.7 x 4.3 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. ASTROLOGY244780


Steinbock  Capricorn Capricorno

"Steinbock" ( Capricornus )

Size of Capricorn ( Steinbock ) : 18.8 x 14.5 cm ( 7.4 x 5.7 ")

Revere side:

"Gense" Wildziege"

Woodcut published in "Historia Animalum" by Konrad Gesner, Zurich 1551.

Some marginal repairs with no effect on images. Light stain in upper area.

Page size: 34 x 22.5 cm ( 13.4 x 8.9 ")
Size of Capricorn ( Steinbock ) : 18.8 x 14.5 cm ( 7.4 x 5.7 ")

$ 160.00

Order Nr. GOAT246979


" Astrologischer oder Nativitaet-Narr"

"Nativitateten seind auch Sachen,
Worueber kluge Leuthe lachen,
Da mancher Narr verlangt zu wissen
Was Hans und Jackiein werden muessen,
Der Himmel haelts nicht mit der Erden,
Sonst jeder Narr musst kluger werden."

Mother consults an astrologer to find out what her children should become.

Copper engraving published by Christoph Weigel (1654-1725 ) after the
work by Abraham a Santa Clara (1647-1709) of saterical observations of
various proffessions, trades and life expriences.

Print has a few very light scattered spots in text.

Image: 12 x 11.2 cm ( 4.7 x 4.4 ")
Page size: 19 x 15 cm ( 7.4 x 5.9 ")

Order Nr. ASTROLOGY243288 SOLD


"Himmelsbeobachtung in Palaestina"
( watching the Heavens in Palestine"

The signs of Zodiac are in the decorative frame.

Wood engraving after the copper engraving by Scheuchzer. Published ca 1900.
Reverse side is printed.

18 x 12.5 cm ( 7 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. ASTRONOMY247272


„Martius" (Month of March - astrologically: Aries)

Anonomous (German) copper etching from a series of 12 astrological months. This one „Aries". Ca. 1650Aries in upper right corner. Text below in German, a four-line rhyming poem.. about Aries and the fisherman laying down his loot.

Print is clean with strong impression. A few scatches in the copper plate show insignificantly in the upper part of the print. It had probably been part of an album, because along the edges remain strips of added paper. In general a very nice print.

25 x 18.8 cm (9.8 x 7.4").

$ 220.00

Order Nr. FISHING8807


"Sonnen Kultus in Babylon"

Wood engraving after a copper engraving from 1733. Published 1900.
Reverse side is printed.

19 x 12.5 cm ( 7.4 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. ASTROLOGY247216


Piranesi Cammini240775

Piranesi Cammini 240775-2

Very interesting centerpiece with the 12 astrological signs.

Image: 22 x 38.5 cm ( 8.6 x 15.1 ")
Page size: 40 x 57 cm ( 15.7 x 22.4 ")

Strong image. Fine, clean print.

$ 380.00

Order Nr. PIRANESICAMMINI240775


"Thierkreis Zodiaque Circulaire "

Steel engraving ca 1845.

Image: 9.3 x 9.3 cm ( 3.6 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. EGYPT239198


Zodiac Light

"Das Zodiakal- oder Tierkreis Licht"

Wood engraving after the painting by W. Kranz, 1900.

13 x 21 cm ( 5.1 x 8.2 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. ASTROLOGY246850


Roman Calendar Stone

"Roemischer Kalenderstein"
"zur Bezeichnung der Monate, Wochentage und des Datums"

Wood engraving after the original stone with the Zodiac in the Wuerzburg Museum.
Published ca 1900. Reverse side is printed.

11 x 12.7 cm ( 4.3 x 5 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. ASTROLOGY247274


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