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Christie, James, 1773–1831
A catalogue of an elegant and valuable assemblage of capital modern drawings and fine prints, by Wollett, Bartolozzi, &c. : chiefly framed and glazed : the property of a Gentleman : the drawings comprise fine specimens of Du Cros, Desprez, Gainsborough, Cozens, Barret, Girtin, Clerisseau, Sandby, Dayes, La Porte, Morland &c. &c. &c. in the best style of these several Masters : also, a few capital drawings by G. Morland : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Saturday, the 10th of May, 1806, at twelve o'clock.
[London] : Mr. Christie, [1806]
London : Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.25 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-405
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7091
Date of sale: May 5th, 1806.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 25 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.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Private collections -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Art auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Drawing, British -- Catalogs.
Drawing, European -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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