A catalogue of a small but well-chosen collection of Italian, French, Flemish, and Dutch pictures : the undoubted property of the Duc de Cheney, and the Comte de Suffrein : consisting of the works of the most esteemed and admired Masters, viz. : P. Veronese, Albano, Canaletti, A. V. De Velde, Dietrick, Espagniolet, C. Maratt, P. Potter, Metzu, Murillio, L. Giordano, Berghem, Teniers, &c. : the whole in high preservation : also, (by order of the executors) the reserved capital collection of beautiful miniatures in enamel, &c. late the property of The Right Hon. Lord Dudle and Ward, deceased : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Saturday, May 7th, 1791, at twelve o'clock : to be viewed two days preceding the sale, when catalogues may be had.
- [London] : [Mr. Christie], 1791.
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- 7,  pages ; 28 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v.1, no. 47 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- "The Right Hon. Lord Dudley and Ward, Deceased, must be John Ward, 2nd Viscount Dudley and Ward, 1727-1788; he is listed as Ld Dudley in the seller annotations."--Getty provenance index databases.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A1814
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 4725
Date of sale: May 5th, 1791.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 47 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.Dudley and Ward, John Ward, Viscount, approximately 1725-1788 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Miniature painting -- Catalogs.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Suffren de Saint-Tropez, Pierre André de, 1723-1788 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730-1803, A catalogue of a small but well-chosen collection of Italian, French, Flemish, and Dutch pictures , 1791
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