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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730–1803
A catalogue of eight capital and valuable marble statues : which were taken in a French Prize, near Malaga, by an armed vessel, in the Mediterranean, and which were consigned from Italy to Cadiz : and as appeared from the paper on board, were destined as a present to the King of Spain from the French Committee appointed to select works of art in Italy : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room (late the Royal Academy) no., 118, Pall Mall, on Friday, January 31, 1800 : may be viewed until the sale.
[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1800]
Physical Description:
[2] pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 2 no.42 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-A2483
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6010
Date of sale: January 31st, 1800
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy not annotated. Number 42 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.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Sculpture, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.

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