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Creator:
Christie & Manson, auctioneer, publisher.
Title:
A catalogue of the original sketches and drawings, paintings implements, colours, lay figures, pictures, prints and books of prints, &c. of that distinguished painter, John Jackson, Esq. R.A., deceased, and removed from his late residences at St. John's Wood, and Newman street : consisting of unfinished original pictures, and copies from old masters ; drawings and sketches made by him in Italy and different parts of the Continent ; an enamel portrait of himself by Muss, a wholelength portrait of the Marquess of Chandos, some original heads by Sir Joshua Reynolds, and a few pictures by old masters ; also the library of books on art, books of prints, and prints and drawings in the portfolio, including Sir Joshua Reynold's works, proofs ; British contemporary portraits, and other valuable works / which (by order of the executrix) which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Christie & Manson, at their great room, 8, King Street, St. James's Square, on Friday, July the 15th, 1831, and following day, precisely at one o'clock : may be viewed two days preceding, and catalogues had, at Messrs. Christie and Manson's Office, 8, King Street, St. James's Square.
Published/Created:
[London] : [Messrs. Christie & Manson], [1831]
Physical Description:
18 pages ; 29 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 7 no.38 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Prints and books of prints.
First day: 195 lots; second day, 197 lots.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-3737
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 12722
Place of auction: London.
Date of sale: July 15-16, 1831.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with prices for some lots. With irregular paging: Second days' sale on Saturday, July the 16rh, 1831, pages [11]-18 bound in twice. Number 38 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: 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.
Book auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Jackson, John, 1778-1831 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Private libraries -- England -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Auction catalogs -- 1831 07 15-16.
Auction catalogues -- 1831 07 15-16.
Contributors:
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792.
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