Galerie Delalande Paris

A pair of miniature terrestrial and celestial globes by Lane dated 1776.

In paper with brass meridians and very rare ivory feet.

Signed « A New Globe of the Earth by N. Lane 1776”.

Dimensions : 11,3 cm high x 9,3 cm diameter

Londres 1776.

Nota : we know only one 18th century miniature pair of globes with ivory feet (private collection) signed by Nathaniel Hill dated 1754. Reference « The World In Your Hands – An exhibition of Globes and Planetaria » 1994/1995 – page 73.




Also discover many more antique globes and armillary spheres in the dedicated section of our French website : « Globes et sphères armillaires ».