Lot 125: Three (3) Framed Scientific Prints, Bell & Lowry
22 October 2016
Knoxville , TN, USALive Auction
Description: 3 Framed Scientific Prints. Two engravings are by Andrew Bell, depicting the Azimuth Compass and a telescope (9" x 7" sight). The third was engraved by Wilson Lowry and published 1811 by Longman, Hurst etc., and depicts an armillary sphere (10" x 8" sight). All with matching ivory mats and silver-gilt moulded frames, measuring 15" x 12" overall. Late 18th to early 19th century. Provenance: the estate of Lucille Svitzer Brady (Mrs. Frank B. Brady), formerly of Annapolis, Maryland. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)
Condition Report: All with some foxing and toning to paper.