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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730–1803

A catalogue of the truly capital, valuable, & well-chosen collection of Italian, French, Flemish, & Dutch pictures : the real property of a man of fashion, distinguished for his superior taste, and purchased at a very liberal expence, during his residence abroad : comprising the undoubted works of the following great and admired masters in the highest state of preservation : Raphael, Corregio, D. da Volterra, Primaticcio, Tintoretto, Carracci, Guido, Guercino, C. Cignani, L. Giordano, N. Poussin, P. Panini, Rubens, V. Dyck, Teniers, P. Neess, Berghem, Wouvermans, A. Cupy, A. de Velde, Ruysdael, Osade, Backbuysen, V. Goyen : which will be sold by Mr. Christie at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday, March 6, 1801, and following day, at twelve o'clock : to be viewed, and catalogues had at the Rainbow Coffee House, Cornhill, and in Pall Mall.

[London] : [Mr. Christie], [1801]
[London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148 St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
10 pages ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no. 4 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Issued in two states according to Getty Provenance Index databases, viewed January 27, 2017: "Type A": lots 74A and 74B of the second day are printed at the bottom of the page; "Type B": lots 74A and 74B of the second day are either handwritten or not present at all. (See Description of Sale Catalog Br-16.)
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-16
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6210
Place of auction: London.
Date of auction: March 6-7, 1801.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 4 of 47 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. Lots 74A and 74B not included.
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.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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