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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of the valuable collection of paintings, by ancient and modern masters, of Sir Thomas Lawrence, late President of the Royal Society, deceased : comprising ... specimens of the talent of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Wilson, Barrett, West, Fuseli, Opie, Cosway, Westall, Thomson, Owen, Howard, Sir George Beaumont, Jackson, Wilkie, Turner, Etty, Danby, Bonington, and Sir Thomas Lawrence : also of celebrated Italian, Flemish, and Dutch Masters : particularly a Pieta by Raffaelle, from the Orleans Gallery : a charity of the same, from the Borghese Palace : Christ driving the Money Changers out of the Temple by Marcella Venusta, also from the Borghese : a grand Bacchanalian Festival by Giorgione : a fresco and a fine cabinet specimen by P. Veronese : the Nativity by Parmegiano ... : the Wife of Potiphar accusing Joseph ... : and Bathsheba by Rembrandt ... : and various others : which (by order of the executor) will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his great room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Saturday, May the 15th, 1830, at one precisely : may be viewed two days preceding, and catalogues had at Mr. Christie's Office, 8, King Street, St. James's Square.

[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1830]
Physical Description:
10 pages ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.22 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-3500
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12373
Date of sale: May 15, 1830.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in pen and graphite with sale prices and buyers names for some lots. Number 22 of 42 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf; with the armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick; signed in manuscript: William Upcott, London Institution, 1819.
SML,Y X348 C46 I.1830/5/15: Priced in manuscript, with names of buyers. Lists some additional lots in manuscript.
SML,Y X348 C46 I.1830/5/15: Bound with: Christie, James. A catalogue of the first part of the very valuable and extensive collection of engravings, in the portfolio of Sir Thomas Lawrence. [London], 1830.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Lawrence, Thomas, Sir, 1769-1830 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Auction catalogs -- 1830. 02 07-08.
Auction catalogs -- 1830. 02 07-08.
Barret, George, 1732-1784
Beaumont, George Howland, Sir, 1753-1827
Cosway, Maria Hadfield, 1759-1838
Danby, Francis, 1793-1861
Etty, William, 1787-1849
Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825
Giorgione, 1477-1511
Howard, Henry, 1769-1847.
Jackson, John, 1778-1831.
Opie, John, 1761-1807
Owen, William, 1769-1825.
Parmigianino, 1503-1540.
Raphael, 1483-1520.
Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669.
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792.
Thomson, Henry, 1773-1843.
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851.
Venusti, Marcello, approximately 1512-1579.
Veronese, 1528-1588.
Wilson, Richard, 1713-1782.
West, Benjamin, 1730-1813
Westall, Richard, 1765-1836
Wilkie, David, Sir, 1785-1841.

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