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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of a select and valuable collection of Italian, French, Flemish and Dutch pictures : the whole the property of a Gentleman, collected at great expence : and consisting of the works of Bassan, Marratti, Bamboccio, Rubens, V. Dyck, Jordaens, Teniers, Ostade, V. De Velde, Bedael, Mignon, Vernet : among which are many very desirable high-finished cabinet gems, in fine preservation : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Saturday, February the 8th, 1806, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1806]
London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
7, [1]pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.16 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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"The covers of some copies of the catalogue ... were printed with the year 1805 and changed by hand to 1806 ...."--Getty provenance index databases.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-362
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7026
Date of sale: February 8th, 1806.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 16 of 38 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. British Art Center copy cover printed with year 1805 but changed by hand to 1806.
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.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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