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Christie, James, 1773–1831
A catalogue of the whole of the collection of finished pictures, of horses and animals, including the well-known set of the Life of the race horse, from which the plates were engraved : a number of unfinished pictures and studies : twelve original drawings, by Farrington and others, made expressly for the purpose of engraving from, and which formed part of the Shakspeare Gallery : some framed and glazed prints : antiquarian ditto, a few books : a small assemblage of ancient pictures, chiefly of the Flemish and Dutch schools : and some carved and gilt picture frames : the property of Mr. Thomas Gooch, deceased : which (by order of the executors,) will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Thursday, July the 3d, 1806, at twelve o'clock.
[London] : Mr. Christie, [1806]
London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 28 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.29 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-433
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7135
Place of sale: London.
Date of sale: July 3d, 1806.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 29 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.
Gooch, Thomas, 1750-1802 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Picture frames and framing -- Catalogs.
Private libraries -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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