12 March 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
Thomas Ryley (mid 18th century), after Thomas Hudson
George Graham, Clockmaker
mezzotint on wove paper, trimmed within the plate mark, published by R.Sayer, London
S. 13½ x 9¾in. (34.3 x 24.7cm.)
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George Graham is best known as a leading horologist and maker of scientific instruments in the 18th century, but his contribution to the study of astronomy was also of great importance and significance.
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