Geograph[y,] and Navigation. James Heskett, No 13. Sweetings Alley, Roy.l Exchange.Map, Print & Chart-Seller. Prints & Drawings neatly Framed & Glazed. Maps Beautifully Coloured and adapted for Librarys or Travelling. Globes & Mathematical Instrum.ts, Books, Gunter-Scales, Compasses, Pencils and India Ink. Charts [properly tited up for Nagivators. Drawing Books, & Reeves's superfine Colours. Atlases, East & West India Pilots.]
Engraved frame label, 80 x 60mm (3¼ x 2¼"), pasted on contemporary oval frame. Nick in top losing some of the text, old newspaper pasted over bottom of label, obscuring text.
Frame label of James Heskett, printseller, fl. 1820. The tradecard collection of Sir Ambrose Heal (of Heal's Furniture shop) has two examples of this label (from which the obscured text has been taken), which the BM describe as 'DRAFT Trade cards'
BM: Heal,82.9. Ex: Collection of Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 37715] £320.00