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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730–1803
A catalogue of a collection of Italian, French, Flemish and Dutch pictures, together with a selection of pleasing subjects, drawings in water colours, &c. by Morland, Wheatley, and other modern masters : ; the property of the late Right Honorable Lady Rivers, dec.: brought from her Ladysip's seat in the country : which will be sold by auction by M.[...] The greater part of the above collection is offered to the public in the same state it has continued in upwards of fifty years, and it is presumed many objects will be found worthy the attention of the connoisseur.
[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1797]
Physical Description:
10 pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no. 22 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2233
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5611
Date of sale: June 2rd-3rd, 1797.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 22 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.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Prints, British -- Catalogs.
Prints, European -- Catalogs.
Rivers, Penelope Atkins Pitt, Lady, 1727-1795 -- Art Collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.

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