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Newton Magic Lantern Slides of a Mountain Expedition

Auction:
2345
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Newton Magic Lantern Slides of a Mountain Expedition, possibly the ascent of Mont Blanc, a hand-painted and wood-mounted eight-part set depicting underground scenes and glacial landscapes, impressed W.E. & F. Newton, Opticians & Globe Makers to the Queen, 3 Fleet St., Temple Bar, London.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

London, Temple Bar, Newton, Massachusetts, Optician