Roger-Viollet | 239381 | The salon Lyautey made by Eugène Printz. Globe and celestial sphere, carried out by Mentelle on the command of Louis XVI in 1781 for the education of the dolphin. It is the oldest sphere in relief. The two hemispheres which wrap it, present in their concavity the celestial vault. Paris, museum of African, Oceanian and Amerindian Arts (former museum of colonies). 1935. | © Albert Harlingue / Roger-Viollet
Roger-Viollet | 239381 | The salon Lyautey made by Eugène Printz. Globe and celestial sphere, carried out by Mentelle on the command of Louis XVI in 1781 for the education of the dolphin. It is the oldest sphere in relief. The two hemispheres which wrap it, present in their concavity the celestial vault. Paris, museum of African, Oceanian and Amerindian Arts (former museum of colonies). 1935. | © Albert Harlingue / Roger-Viollet

The salon Lyautey made by Eugène Printz. Globe and celestial sphere, carried out by Mentelle on the command of Louis XVI in 1781 for the education of the dolphin. It is the oldest sphere in relief. The two hemispheres which wrap it, present in their concavity the celestial vault. Paris, museum of African, Oceanian and Amerindian Arts (former museum of colonies). 1935.

Reference
10462-5
License
Right Managed
Date of shooting
1935-01-01
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