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Christie, James, 1773-1831, auctioneer, publisher.

A catalogue of the capital set of highly finished original drawings, in water colors, which have furnished the plates for that admired work entitled View of the city of Dublin, by the late ingenious and scientific artist, James Malton, Esq. deceased, together with the copper plates, impressions and letter press of that and his other popular works, viz. on cottage architecture, ornamental villas, the painter's maulstick, Stonehenge, and others on geometry and perspective : also his collection of architectural designs, studies, and models, books of architecture and prints, sketches and views from nature, and a choice assemblage of original drawings by the late W. Hamilton, Esq. R.A. : which will be sold by auction, (by order of the executors) by Mr. Christie, at the Great Room, Pall Mall, on Thursday, March 8, 1804, and following day, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1804]
[London] : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martins Lane,
Physical Description:
10 pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no.35 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-245
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6755
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: March 8th-9th, 1804.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 35 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.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803
Hamilton, William, Sir, 1730-1803.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Malton, James, 1761-1803
Malton, James, 1761-1803 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Prints -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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