Ptolemy Ptolémée


2nd Century A.D. - IIe siècle après J.C.

Iconography of Ptolemy's Portrait
Iconographie du portrait de Ptolémée

 Johann G. Doppelmayer Atlas Coelestis, 1742

A better image could provide readable signatures and inscriptions.

Une meilleure image permettrait de lire les signatures et inscriptions.


Collaboration from Anna Felicity FRIEDMAN

I noticed that you don't have the Doppelmayr/Homann atlas frontispiece included in your list. Ptolemy is on the far right side. There is a very fuzzy image of it on the Italian site that you have linked to the Hevelius.



FRIEDMAN Anna Felicity, Assistant Curator, History of Astronomy, Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, 1300 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605, 1 312 322-0527 phone, 1 312 341-9935 fax. Alternative email.



Istituto di Fisica Generale Applicata dell'Università degli Studi di Milano, Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera, CAELUM ET TERRA, Johann G. Doppelmayer: ATLAS COELESTIS (1742)


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