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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of a small but valuable assemblage of chiefly Italian pictures : the property of a Nobleman : including a few elegant subjects by Modern Masters : among them will be found works by J. Romano, P. Veronese, Tintoretto, Bassano, Pordenone, Caravagio, Parmigiano, Baroccio, Guido, S. Di Pesaro, Gaetano, Albano, P. Da Cortona, C. Marratti, Borgognone, Poussin, Bourdon, Ruysdael, Polemberg, Kauffman : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, June the 7th, 1806, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1806]
London : Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.27 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"The "Nobleman" referred to on the title page of the catalogue was the Prince of Wales, whose initials -- "P of W" -- are found next to lots 53-100 in the CL copy."--Getty provenance index databases.
Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-422
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7116
Date of sale: June 7th, 1806.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 27 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, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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