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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730-1803, auctioneer, publisher.
A catalogue of the genuine and intire stock of capital and valuable prints, drawings, and copper-plates, some of which have never been published : and a few pleasing cabinet pictures : the property of Mr. G. Bartolozzi, retiring from business : comprising an extensive assemblage of prints of the finest impressions : drawings by Cipriani and Bartolozzi : and amongst the plates, the celebrated one after the N. Poussin in the possession of the Marquis of Landsdown : a ditto after the four elements of Albano : and a capital engraving in strokes after the celebrated picture of the Madona Del Sacco, of A. Del Sarto, at Florence by Bartolozzi, lately finished, and which may be truly deemed the finest plate ever executed by that artist : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room in Pall Mall, on Friday, June the 23d, 1797, at twelve o'clock : to be viewed till the sale : catalogues may be had at the Rainbow Coffee House, Cornhill : and in Pall Mall.
[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1797]
Physical Description:
6 pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no. 21 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
ESTC, T181486
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2242
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5626
Date of sale: June 23d, 1797.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 21 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.
Bartolozzi, Gaetano Stefano, 1757-1821 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Copperplates -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
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