[Portrait] Tycho Brahe
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An attractive and finely engraved portrait of Tycho Brahe published in themid-nineteenth century. Brahe (1546-1601) was a Danish astronomer responsible for the important and extensive "Astronomiae Instauratae Progymnasmata", the defining star catalogue of the period.
region: Portraits and the Map Trade
place and date of publication: London 1856
medium and colour: steel plate, Uncolouredref: 27869
size in mm: 190 by 160mm (7.5 by 6.25 inches).
Price: £ 100
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