A catalogue of the genuine and extraordinary collection of British portraits and historic prints : consisting of The Sovereigns, Princes and Princesses, Peers and Peeresses ... : comprising the works of Delaram, Elstrack, the Faithorne's, Hollar ... : forming the most splendid and rare series of English portraits hitherto submitted to public sale, and collected with the true classic taste of the fine arts, at a most liberal expence by the late Sir James Winter Lake : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Stewart, (by direction of his executors), at his auction room, 194, Piccadilly (opposite Albany), on Monday, April 25, 1808, and eleven following days (Sundays excepted.).
- Additional Title(s):
At head of title: British portraits and historic prints
- London : Printed by P. Da Ponte, 15, Poland-Street, 1808.
- Physical Description:
- viii, 103,  pages ; 22 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .S74 1808+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- 1705 items.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-572
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7385
Date of sale: April 25-May 07, 1808.
Place of sale: London.
MUDD,AUCT X348 S852 1808/4/25: Priced in ms.
MUDD,AUCT X348 S852 1808/4/25: Bound with: Stewart, William (Auctioneer). A catalogue of the entire, genuine, very valuable, and rare library of the late Sir James Winter Lake. London, 1808. (MUDD,AUCT X348 S852 1808/3/7).
BAC: British Art Center copy annotated in ink with sale prices and buyers' for all lots. Bound in contemporary calf.
- Subject Terms:
- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Engraving -- Catalogs.Lake, James Winter, Sir, 1741-1807 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Portraits, British -- Catalogs.Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs -- 1808 04 25.
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Stewart, William, A catalogue of the genuine and extraordinary collection of British portraits and historic prints , 1808
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