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Creator:
Coxe, Peter, -1844, auctioneer, publisher.
Title:
A catalogue raisonnè of all that truly capital and splendid assemblage of valuable gallery and cabinet pictures, the genuine property of Edward Coxe, Esqr. : comprising the inestimable works of the most admired masters of the Roman, Florentine, Bolognese, Venetian, Spanish, French, Dutch and Flemish schools : selected during thirty years, with the utmost care and judgement, and unquestionably in the highest state of preservation and beauty : which will be sold by auction by Peter Coxe on Thursday, the 23d day of April, 1807, and two following days, at twelve o'clock, at Mr. Squibb's great room, Saville Passage.
Published/Created:
[London] : Peter Coxe, [1807]
London : J. Smeeton, Printer, 148, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
48 pages ; 27 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.32 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"The sale was postponed from April 16 to April 23, and some catalogues were printed with the earlier date. ... The owner, Edward Coxe, was the brother of the auctioneer and apparently a well-known collector at the time."--Getty Provenance Index Databases.
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7229
Getty Provenance Index Databases, viewed Mar. 5, 2013, Description of sale catalog Br-483
Date of sale: April 23, 1807 - April 25, 1807.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated with buyers and prices for all lots. Number 32 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.
Coxe, Edward -1814 -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, European -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Form/Genre:
Auction catalogs.
Contributors:
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.
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