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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of a collection of prints, etchings, sketches and drawings, loose and framed : the genuine property of Dr. Monro, whose taste in the Fine Arts is too well known to need any encomium : in this collection will be found specimens of the most admired modern masters, viz : Wilson, Gainsborough, Barret, Cozens, Clerisseau, Canaletti, Hearne, Wheatley, Turner, Girtin, La Porte, Dayes : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at the Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday, March 23, 1804, and following day, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie , [1804]
[London] : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
8 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 3 no.36 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6767
Date of sale: March 23rd-24th, 1804.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 36 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.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Monro,Thomas, 1759-1833 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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