A catalogue of a valuable collection of pictures, drawings, copper plates, &c., the property, and principally the works of that esteemed and excellent artist Mr. Gainsborough Dupont, dec. : removed from his late dwelling house in Fitzroy Street, amongst which are included several of the most capital and fine productions of his late uncle Mr. Gainsborough, of Pall Mall, dec. : comprising an assemblage of finished and unfinished portraits of many persons of distinction, together with a selection of cabinet pictures, the works of the old esteemed masters : also, a grand selection of the views in India, by the late Ingenious artist Mr. Hodges : -- Portraits by Kettle, &c. the property of Warren Hastings, Esq. brought from his house in Park Lane : which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Christie, Sharp, and Harper, at the Great Room, Pall Mall, on Monday, April 10th, 1797, and following day, at twelve o'clock : to be viewed on Friday and Saturday preceding the sale : catalogues may be had as above, and at no. 32, Great Winchester Street,
- [London] : [Christie, Sharp and Harper], 
- Physical Description:
- 10 pages ; 28 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 2 no. 15 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- English short title catalogue, N27808
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2215
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5575
Date of sale: April 10th-11th, 1797.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices for some lots. Number 15 of 52 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.Copperplates -- Catalogs.Drawing, British -- Catalogs.Dupont, Gainsborough -- Art collections -- Catalogs.London Institution -- Ownership.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Painting, British -- Catalogs.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
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