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Christie, James, 1773–1831

A catalogue of the first part of the extensive and valuable collection of Italian, French, Flemish, and Dutch pictures of Mr. Jackson, of Chelsea, retiring into the country : purchased by him at considerable expense from the sale of various distinguished collections and otherwise, for several years past : among those will be found genuine specimens of Giotto, Bellini, P. Veronese, Bassan, Caravaggio, Carracci, Domenichino, Brill, S. Rosa, Poussin, Claude, Holbein, Rubens, Rembrandt, J. Steen, Berghem, Hogarth, Wilson, Gainsborough, Morland : particularly Christ healing the blind, Titian : a Landscape and figures by Glauber and Lairesse : a market scene and ruins, Brill and Carracci : and Le Roi Boit, Jan Steen, from a celebrated collection at Rotterdam : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, on the premises, Ebury House, Belgrave Terrace, Chelsea, on Tuesday, April the 7th, 1807, and following day, at twelve o'clock.

[London] : Mr. Christie, [1807]
London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
10 pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.31 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-474
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7211
Date of sale:April 7th-8th, 1807.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 31 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.
Jackson, Mr. Of Chelsea -- 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.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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