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Phillips, H., -1840

A catalogue of a collection of antient and modern pictures, the genuine property of Mr. Stuart, artist and collector, deceased; to which are added a few pictures, the property of a gentleman, among the pictures, are the works of Pether, Morland, Ibbettson, Wright, Smith, Barratt, and Gilpin, of the Modern School; and various by Italian, Flemish, and Dutch Masters of the antient School : which by order of the Executors, will be sold without reserve, by Mr. H. Phillips, at his Great Room, New Bond-Street, on Monday, 4th February, 1799, at 12 o'clock : may be viewed by catalogues to be had as above : of Mr. Lloyd, Bookseller, Harley Street : Mr. Varley, york Hotel, Bridge-Street, Blackfriars : and of Mr. Phillips, at his house, no. 22, Bury-Street, St. James's.

[London] : [Mr. Phillips], [1799]
Physical Description:
6 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no. 35 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"The seller, "Mr. Stuart, artist and collector, deceased," has not been identified. It could be the painter and architect James Stuart, 1713-1788, though it seems unlikely. There are five "Stuart" paintings in the sale -- views and landscapes."--Getty provenance index databases.
English short title catalogue, T161540
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog
Lugt, 5860.
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: February 4th, 1799.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 35 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.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Stuart, Mr -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.

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