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King, Thomas

A catalogue of a collection of upwards of four hundred original drawings, by Stothard, Burney, Smirke, Corbould, Van Assen, &c. : being designs for various works, published by Mr. Harrison, bookseller, of Pater-Noster-Row, (a bankrupt) : and which, by order of the assignees, will be sold by auction, by Mr. King, at his Great Room, King-Street, Covent-Garden, on Friday, June 2, 1797, at twelve o'clock : to be viewed on Thursday, till the sale, and catalogues then had.

Additional Title(s):

Drawings, by Stothard, Burney, &c.

[London] : [Mr. King], [1797]
Physical Description:
4 pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no. 20 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Mr. Harrison is identified as James Harrison (1765-1847).--Getty provenance index databases
At head of title: Drawings, by Stothard, Burney, &c.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2234
Date of sale: June 2nd, 1797.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 19 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.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Harrison, James, 1765-1847 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.

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