Comet observations thcentury artwork of five comets and their appearance in the night sky This woodcut is from De cometis dissertationes novae by the Swiss physician and theologian Thomas Erastus This work was part of an extensive debate about comets taking place among scholars in Europe at the time This debate was prompted by the comet of with Erastus arguing that comets could not cause pestilence as was popularly believed It is now known that comets are icy bodies from the outer solar system that boil and form a bright tail of gas and dust as they approach the Sun
This giclée print delivers a vivid image with maximum color accuracy and exceptional resolution. The standard for museums and galleries around the world, giclée is a printing process where millions of ink droplets are “sprayed” onto high-quality paper. With the great degree of detail and smooth transitions of color gradients, giclée prints appear much more realistic than other reproduction prints. The high-quality paper (235 gsm) is acid free with a smooth surface.
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