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Creator:
Christie, James, 1773-1831, auctioneer, publisher.
Title(s):

A catalogue of those highly celebrated and matchless chef d'œuvres of the Italian and English schools, viz. the Madonna del Sacco by Andrea del Sarto, and the Niobe, by the immortal Wilson : the former well known by the engravings of Morghen, and Bartolozzi, and the latter, of the incomparable Woollett : with a few other pictures by different masters, among which is, a landscape and figures by Ruysdael, in his best style : the genuine property of his late Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester, deceased, and removed from his mansion in upper Grosvenor Street : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Saturday, the 17th of May, 1806, at twelve o'clock.

Published/Created:
[London] : Mr. Christie, [1806]
London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
4 pages ; 28 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.26 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-409
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7097
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: May 17, 1806.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 26 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.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
William Henry, Prince, Duke of Gloucester, 1743-1805 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.
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