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Christie, Mr. (James), 1730–1803

A catalogue of the superb, capital, and truly valuable collection of celebrated Italian pictures, lately purchased from the Colonna, Borghese, and Corsini palaces, &c. by William Young Ottley, Esq. : forming an unrivalled assemblage of the genuine and finest works of the Italian schools : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Saturday, May the 16th, 1801, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1801]
[London] : Printed by J. Smeeton, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
10, [2] pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no.14 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-38
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6263
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: May 16, 1801.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 14 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.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art -- Private collections.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Ottley, William Young, 1771-1836
Ottley, William Young, 1771-1836 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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