A catalogue of a sundry elegant solid gold snuff-boxes, of rich workmanship : a fine single-stone brilliant, and other diamond rings : gold repeating, and other watches, one by Graham : Dresden, Brussels, and fine point ruffles : gold-headed canes, swords, fine cameos and intaglios : and a number of other curious and valuable articles of an eminent physician, lately deceased : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Hutchins, at his rooms in King-Street and Hart-Street, Covent-Garden, on Thursday, the 22nd of May 1783, punctually at twelve o'clock.
- [London] : [Hassil Hutchins], 
- Physical Description:
- 4 pages ; 26 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 1 no. 27 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- The "eminent physician, lately deceased" is William Hunter (1718-1783).
Date of sale: May 22, 1783.
Place of sale: London.
William Hunter and the anatomy of the modern museum, item 15, pages 194-195
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Signed in graphite: "[illegible] Charlotta Street, Rathbone Place ... Church at [illegible] the sign of the Rose, Ratcliff Highway." Number 27 of 61 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.
- Subject Terms:
- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Cameos -- Catalogs.Clocks and watches -- Catalogs.Decorative arts -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Hunter, William, 1718-1783 -- Art collections.Intaglios -- Catalogs.Jewelry -- Catalogs.Lace and lace making -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Snuff boxes and bottles -- Catalogs.Swords -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
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