Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus

Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title: Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus

Title Translation: The physical features of the world

Barcode: 11684

Creator: Kircher, Athanasius

Printmaker: Matham, Theodor

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Date Produced: 1678

Date Published: 1678

Language: Latin

Subjects: Title pages · Wind · Anthropomorphism · Symbolism

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Title page of Kircher's Mundus Subterraneus printed in Amsterdam in 1665, 1668 and 1678, engraved by Theodor Matham. For more details see the information sheet in the folder.

Brief Description: Title page of Kircher's Mundus Subterraneus printed in Amsterdam,1678, featuring the Earth surrounded by figures representing the winds

Physical Description: 1 leaf

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Associated Map Imagery: Hand from Sky, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 1, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 2, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 3, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 4, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 5, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 6, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 7, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 8, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 9, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 10, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 11, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Wind Blower 12, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Figure holding a sphere, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus, Figure holding a telescope, 1678, Athanasii Kircheri E Soc. Jesu Mundus Subterraneus

Collection/Donor: Smith

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