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Pictures, prints, drawings & household furniture : a catalogue of the valuable drawings and prints : some pictures, models by Rysbrack : together with the household furniture : comprising beds and beddings : mahogany bedstead : tables : chests of drawers : bureau : chairs : large looking glasses : a quantity of pictures frames, &c. &c. : late he property of Mr. Panton Betew, (deceased) : well known among the collectors as an amateur in the fine arts : among the drawings, will be found originals by Rembrandt, Bergham, Agoslini Caracci, Bloemart, Gravelot, Hayman, Barlow, Sir James Thornhill, Sandby, Wyke, Hollar, Rysbrack, Vandevelde, Serres, Canaleti, Zuccarelli, Chatelain, Van Goyen, Hogarth, Snyders : in the prints are some of Wollett's choicest proofs, in the finest condition possible, viz. :--The dog, the fishery, Macbeth, Ceyx, and Alcyone, cottagers and jocund peasants, some few fine by Wille : portraits and views by Hollar : etchings by Du Jardin, Ruysdael, Both, &c. : in the pictures are, specimens by Wienix, Vander Neer, Wooton, Marco Ricci, Van Goyen, Seymour, Simonini, & : which will be sold by suction, by Mr. King, (by order of the executor,) on the premises, No,. 5, Five-Field Row, Chelsea, on Wednesday, June 12, 1799, and two following days, at 12 o'clock : to be viewed on Monday preceding, and catalogues then had at the place of sale, and no. 38, King-Street, Covent-Garden.

Additional Title(s):

Catalogue of the valuable drawings and prints : some pictures, models by Rysbrack : together with the household furniture

[London] : [Mr. King], 1799.
Physical Description:
14 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no.40 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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English short title catalogue, T181462
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2440
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 5940
Date of sale: June 12th-14th, 1799.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices for all lots. Also annotated in ink with buyers and artists for some lots. Number 40 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.
Betew, Panton, 1722-1799 -- Art Collections -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
Household furnishings -- 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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