Nicholas D. Lowry is President and Principal Auctioneer of Swann Auction Galleries, and is also the Director of Swann’s Vintage Posters Department. Nicholas joined Swann—the family business—in 1995.
In 2001 Nicholas was named President of Swann. As one of the world’s foremost authorities on vintage posters, he has spent nearly 20 years serving regularly as poster appraiser on the PBS television show Antiques Roadshow.
He currently sits on the Board of Trustees of the Smithsonian Archives of American Art, and is Chairman of the Fine Arts Committee of the National Arts Club. In addition, Nicholas is actively involved with many worthy causes, and presides over as many as 20 charity auctions a year.
Nicholas holds a BA in History from Cornell University, 1990.