The catalogue of an uncommonly select and highly valuable collection of important pictures and marbles : comprising, among other first-rate performances : the renowned antique basso relievo, in marble : The apotheosis of Homer, from the Colonna Gallery at Rome : mosaic tables, porphry tables, &c. &c. : two capital landscapes, with figures : the Baptism of the Eunuch, and the Noli Me Tangere, by Claude Lorraine, from the Spada Palace : the famous Paul Veronese, of Venus disarming Cupid, rom the Colonna Gallery : the Madonna Adolovata, by Titian : and the Madona and Gambino, by Annibal Carraci, from the Colonna Gallery : the Virgin and Bambino, with An Angel, by Guido, the oval picture, from the Falconnieri Palace : the Monte Albanus, and the companion, landscapes, by Gaspar Poussin : the Passage of the Red Sea, by Mazzolino di Ferrara : Alexander in the Desart, that master piece of art, by Claude Lorraine, from the Ghigi Palace, &c. &c. : together with a few beautiful specimens by Alex. Veronese, Corregio, Rubens, Wynants, Murillio, Holbein, Both, Adrian Ostade, &c. &c. : which will be sold by auction by Peter Coxe, Burrell, and Foster, at the spacious rooms, late Mr. Bryan's picture gallery, Pall Mall, on Saturday the second of June, 1804, at twelve o'clock.
- [London] : Peter Coxe, Burrell and Foster, 
London : Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
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- 12 pages ; 28 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 3 no.41 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Seller is identified as Alexander Sloane selling the art collection of his father, Robert Sloane.--Getty provenance index databases.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 6815
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-273
Date of auction: June 2, 1804.
Place of auction: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 41 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.
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- Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.Decorative arts -- Catalogs.Furmiture -- Catalogs.Painting, European -- Catalogs.Sloane, Robert, -1802 -- Art Collections -- Catalogs.
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