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Creator:
Christie, James, 1773-1831, auctioneer, publisher.
Title(s):

A catalogue of a genuine, capital and highly valuable collection of pictures, being the greater part of the well-known collection of the Novellara, a ducal villa in the neighborhood of Modena, and purchased from the French during the late troubles in Italy : among the rare and precious objects in this small but valuable collection are-- A Flight into Egypt in a beautiful landscape, by Corregio, a divine picture, inestimable -- The Passion of our Saviour, Ditto -- a small Holy Family, a cabinet jewel, by Schidone -- a small Holy Family, with a cradle, Parmegiano -- a Sleeping Cupid, Citto, a beautiful gem -- Christ watching the Apostle's Feet, Leo. Da Vinci, capital -- A Reposo, Raphael -- a spirited sketch by Titian : and others by J. Romano, Guido, Domenichino, Albano, S. Rosa, &c. &c. in the highest preservation / which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie at the Great Room, Pall Mall, on Saturday, March the 3d, 1804 at twelve o'clock.

Published/Created:
[London] : Mr. Christie, [1804]
[London] : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 27 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no.33 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no.34 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Probable that the owner at time of this sale was Biagio Manfredi. See Getty Provenance Index databases.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6752
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-244
Date of sale: March 3rd, 1804.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center has two copies, neither of which are annotated. Numbers 33 and 34 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.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.
Manfedi, Biago.
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