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Peter Coxe, Burrell, and Foster (London, England)

The catalogue of a small but beautiful assemblage of works of art : consisting of mosaic marble tables of incomparable design and workmanship : a pair of matchless mosaic chimney jaumbs, in arabesque, with exquisitely carved agate blocking from the antique : superb Italian and Oriental alabaster vases : porphyry vases : sarcophagus : tripods : granite, porphyry, Sicilian-Jasper, verd-antique : Oriental-Alabaster : Africano and lava or Mount Vesuvius tables : a pair of extraordinary fine Giallo antique columns ; two capital bronze vases, elegantly enriched with basso relievo : bronze figures : scarce coins, mounted in Or-Moulu, surrounding marble pedestals : a few valuable paintings by Corregio, Garofalo, Paolo Panini, Salvator Rosa, Breughel, &c. ; prints, Piranese works, manuscript music, &c. taken on board de Polacre, L'Ardita, prize to his majesty's ship Pallas, Capt. Edmunds, captured of the Isles of Gorgana, and bound from Italy to France : which will be sold by auction (for the benefit of the captors) by Peter Coxe, Burrell, and Foster, at Mr. Squibb's Room, Saville Passage, on Thursday, April the 15th, 1802, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Peter Coxe, Burrell, and Foster, [1802]
[London] : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
9, [1] pages ; 27 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no. 21 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-98
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6409
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: April 15, 1802.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 21 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 auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Sculpture, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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