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Squibb, Mr., 1764–1831
A catalogue of the valuable and pleasing collection of Cabinet Pictures, the genuine property of Mr. Holcroft : the greater part of which were selected in his tour through Germany, France, and the Netherlands : among them will be found many choice specimens of the Italian, Flemish, and Dutch Schools : the works of the following highly esteemed Masters : Guido, Rubens, Vandyck, Murillo, Guercino, L. Caracci, Baroccio, Backhuysen, Fuysdael, Teniers, Wouvemans, Ostade, &c. &c. : particularly a capital Sea Piece by Backhuysen, : a Landscape with rippling water, by Ruysdael, the figures by A. Vanderveldt : the Head of Old Franks, by Vandyck : a beautiful landscape and figures, by Berghem : the Entombing of Christ by Rubens, from the Cabinet of the Duke de Praslin : several by Teniers : two by Wilson : and the original sketch of the Death of Cardinal Beaufort, by Sir Joshua Reynolds : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Squibb, at his Great Room, Saville Passage, Saville Row, on Monday, February 16, 1807, at one o'clock.
[London] : Mr. Squibb, [1807]
London : T. Collins, Printer, No. 1, Harvey's Buildings, Strand,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.30 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-459
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7186
Date of sale: February 16th, 1807.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 30 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.
Holcroft, Thomas, 1745-1809 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Auction catalogs.
Collins, Thomas, active 1784-1811, printer.

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