A catalogue of Indian idols, Indian paintings, drawings, &c. : which were collected by Mr. Simpson, during a long residence in India, in the Company's service : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his great room, in Pall Mall, on Saturday, May the 26th, 1792 at twelve o'clock.
- [London] : [Mr. Christie], 
- Physical Description:
- 12 pages ; 28 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 1 no. 52 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- English short title catalogue, T193213
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A5121
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 4924
Date of sale: May 26th, 1792.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 52 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.Drawing -- India -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting -- India -- Catalogs.Sculpture -- India -- Catalogs.Simpson, David, -1816 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730-1803, A catalogue of Indian idols, Indian paintings, drawings, &c. , 
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