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Christie, James, 1773–1831
A catalogue of a truly valuable collection of original drawings, framed and glazed : two snuff boxes, with miniatures in oil and water colours : and sixteen original pictures, by the inimitable painter, and favorite pupil of nature, George Morland : executed in his best time and most careful manner for his intimate friend, Mr. Robert Wedd : who in compliance with a wish expressed by the artist himself not long before his death, now offers them to public sale : which will be sold by auction by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Friday, May the 22d, 1807, at twelve o'clock.
[London] : Mr. Christie, 1807.
London : Smeeton, Printer, St. Martin's Lane,
Physical Description:
7, [1] pages ; 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 4 no.33 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Getty provenance index databases, sale catalog Br-499
Lugt, F. Répertoire des catalogues de ventes publiques, 7250
Date of sale: May 22nd, 1807.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 33 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.
Decorative arts -- Catalogs.
London Institution -- Ownership.
Morland, George, 1763-1804.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Painting, British -- Catalogs.
Upcott, William, 1779-1845 -- Autograph.
Wedd, Robert -- Art collections -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.
Smeeton, Joseph, printer.

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