Mysterium Cosmographicum

mysterium

mysterium1 Film Still by Thomas Weilguny.

mysterium2 Original drawing by Johannes Kepler (1596)

Back then in the 1600s the astronomer Johannes Kepler had a beautiful idea how our solarsystem could work. The model as seen in his book Mysterium Cosmographicum came to life in wood, not in silver as Kepler planned. It was built as a requisite for the musical film Tycho.