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Creator:
Christie, Mr. (James), 1730-1803, auctioneer, publisher.
Title:
A catalogue of the superb jewels, trinkets, plate, gold and silver medals, china, &c. of a person of great rank, dec. : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie : at his Great Room, the Royal Academy, in Pall Mall : on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, the 1st, 2d and 3d of February, 1773 : to be viewed on Friday and Saturday preceding the sale, which will begin at twelve o'clock : catalogues may be had as above.
Published/Created:
[London] : [James Christie], [1773]
Physical Description:
12 pages ; 24 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v.1 no. 15 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"The consignor was Augusta, widow of Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales."--ESTC.
ESTC, T163615
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 2108
Date of sale: February 1-3, 1773.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. With note on title page: "Augusta Princess of Wales." Number 15 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, 1823.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Augusta, Princess of Wales, 1719-1772 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
Jewelry -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Medals -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Porcelain -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
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